#CountOnMe: Share a Sticker, Get a Sticker!

There are a lot of uncertainties with the pandemic. What we do know for sure is that the only way we get through this global health crisis is if we all step up and do our part to protect our campus, our community and our college experience. We’re counting on all...

The Ins & Outs of Hooking Up During a Pandemic

Let’s talk about sex.  Having sex is your choice. You should never feel pressured or rushed into having sex.   Always make sure to ask for consent from your partner. Consent is a verbal agreement between people about how and when they’re comfortable with being...

5 Helpful Online Tools for Academic Learning

Now that many students at Winona State are experiencing “Zoom University,” or a college experience that is largely online, it may seem like class work is more manageable.  Without having to worry about commuting or finding their classrooms, students now have a lot...
How to Safely Socialize during a Pandemic

How to Safely Socialize during a Pandemic

Psst! Did you know that you don’t have to sacrifice your social life during a pandemic? It’s true. There are lots of ways to safely talk to and hang out with current friends, as well as make new ones.   Depending on how you want to talk to or hang out with them,...

Sick In The Dorms? 5 Tips For Battling Illness Away From Home

Sick In The Dorms? 5 Tips For Battling Illness Away From Home

The weather is finally cooling down and you’re finally comfortable with living in your home away from home. You might miss family from time to time, but your friends at school are life’s treasure. The sun still shines and your thick sweatshirt is the perfect companion...

5 Quotes For When You Need Some Motivation This Semester

5 Quotes For When You Need Some Motivation This Semester

Syllabus week is long over and now that we are fully immersed in this semesters worth of homework, assignments, and exams to study for, things can get a little hectic for us college students. Finding motivation to sit down and read that 65 page chapter due tomorrow,...

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...

Advice For Dealing With Change and Managing Stress

Advice For Dealing With Change and Managing Stress

Everyone knows how stressful change can be; and I’m sure many of you are going through a lot of odd transitions at the moment. Living in a new place, new classes, making new friends or maybe even new jobs, can all contribute to stress. These changes occur so fast and...

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...

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#CountOnMe: Share a Sticker, Get a Sticker!

There are a lot of uncertainties with the pandemic. What we do know for sure is that the only way we get through this global health crisis is if we all step up and do our part to protect our campus, our community and our college experience. We’re counting on all...

The Ins & Outs of Hooking Up During a Pandemic

Let’s talk about sex.  Having sex is your choice. You should never feel pressured or rushed into having sex.   Always make sure to ask for consent from your partner. Consent is a verbal agreement between people about how and when they’re comfortable with being...

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