Elevate Your Residence Hall with TV Streaming

The news is out: Winona State now has live television streaming for any mobile device! Elevate by Espial is a service provided for WSU residents. With this service included in Housing & Residence Life fees, residents can access current, live TV.   What is Elevate?...

Mugshots Coffeehouse: Treasure of West Campus

Mugshots Coffeehouse is a true treasure of West Campus at Winona State University! If you know anything about Winona State’s West Campus, you know that it is an exciting and engaging environment. Something is always happening, and events are always being put on to...

Welcome Crew: The Volunteers that Make it All Happen

When I was a freshman, my parents and I loaded up our minivan with all my belongings, almost forgetting to leave room for me in the car. I sat, squished between a body pillow and a bin full of my many shoes, for the two-hour drive to campus. Driving up to Haake Hall,...
Why You Should Attend RA Events

Why You Should Attend RA Events

I can’t count how many times I hear residents say, “Wait, you live on this floor?” to someone sitting next to them at an event. It’s so easy for us to get trapped in the simple cycle of going to class, studying, and sleeping. You might ask, where’s the fun in college?...

9 Tips for Beating Sickness in the Residence Halls

9 Tips for Beating Sickness in the Residence Halls

It’s that time of year again… everyone is getting sick! From your professors who are cancelling class, your favorite cafeteria workers who aren’t there, to your closest friend who basically lives in your room.     Before you catch whatever is coming your way next,...

Managing Social Life With Academic Life

Managing Social Life With Academic Life

To all incoming freshmen (or even those who are living life slightly unbalanced!), this whole concept of school-but-free-time might seem familiar, but it’s quite the opposite. Classes aren’t always one after the other and lunch isn’t an assigned time to catch up with...

Tips for Surviving Winter in Winona

Tips for Surviving Winter in Winona

As much as we are in denial of it, winter in Winona is coming. If you are anything like me, winter is fun for the first couple of weeks but then it becomes a multiple-month-long nightmare. Surviving winter in Winona can be a daunting task but I am here to act as your...

Work Study: What is it and am I Eligible?

Work Study: What is it and am I Eligible?

College is a time in your life that can be puzzling while trying to find a part-time job that fits you. It can seem like a lot to handle at once but it doesn’t have to be. WSU offers many resources to help you find the perfect fit. One of those opportunities is work...

7 Free Things to Do in Winona 

7 Free Things to Do in Winona 

Are you looking for some entertainment but find yourself confined by your meager bank account? Fear not! Here are seven free things to do or places to visit in Winona. P.S. These ideas can also make great date ideas! 1. Free Outdoor Exploration It’s no secret that the...

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Elevate Your Residence Hall with TV Streaming

The news is out: Winona State now has live television streaming for any mobile device! Elevate by Espial is a service provided for WSU residents. With this service included in Housing & Residence Life fees, residents can access current, live TV.   What is Elevate?...

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Mugshots Coffeehouse: Treasure of West Campus

Mugshots Coffeehouse is a true treasure of West Campus at Winona State University! If you know anything about Winona State’s West Campus, you know that it is an exciting and engaging environment. Something is always happening, and events are always being put on to...

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Welcome Crew: The Volunteers that Make it All Happen

When I was a freshman, my parents and I loaded up our minivan with all my belongings, almost forgetting to leave room for me in the car. I sat, squished between a body pillow and a bin full of my many shoes, for the two-hour drive to campus. Driving up to Haake Hall,...

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