Future Organ Transplant Nurse Chasing Dream in Sister’s Honor

  It All Began with a Dream   Jamie Reynolds, a Fall 2019 graduate, was inspired to become a nurse after witnessing the impact care teams had on her late older sister Jessica. Growing up in Apple Valley, MN, Jessica was constantly in and out of hospitals due...

What It’s Like to Live in Watkins Manor

I first heard about the Students in Residence program completely by accident. My cousin and I were walking around Winona in between apartment showings and happened upon this mansion. We decided to do what anyone would do and go explore it. When we got inside, Cheryl...

The Warrior Cupboard: What It Is & How You Can Get Involved

Let’s be real: going to college can be expensive. Because it’s likely the biggest investment you’ll encounter as a young adult, you may be tempted to put other expenses on the back-burner—including food. If you’re someone who’s on a tight...

7 Experienced Acts of Kindness on Campus

Sometimes it can seem like the world is moving in fast motion, especially when final exams roll around each semester. Because we are often in such a hurry during finals season, we tend to miss all the great gestures happening around us—and even to us. To celebrate the...

6 Acts of Kindness to Do Before the Semester Ends

As the semester wraps up, our lives become busier and busier. It’s hard to fit anything into our already packed schedules, but by taking a few seconds out of our day, we can make someone else’s a little bit better! Here are six acts of kindness you should do before...

Changing the World One Plastic Bag at a Time

Did you know that Americans use 100 billion plastic bags over the course of one year? If this number seems startling, think about all your quick late-night Target runs when the cashier puts your snacks in a plastic bag, or your weekly Hy-Vee trips when every few items...