Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Let’s Take Back The Night

Starting in the late 1970s in England, women protested against the violence they had experienced by walking through the streets at night, calling them Take Back the Night marches.
“TBTN is an event that is all about reclaiming yourself,” peer advocate Erik Derby said. “The march is a great opportunity to see the Winona State community joining together in action. The Speak Out is a bit more personal. It’s really powerful. Survivors will be telling their stories, and RE advocates will be available to talk to during the whole event.”

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Affirmative Consent

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and is also the month Take Back the Night takes place. This month is meant to raise awareness about sexual assault and educate communities and people to prevent sexual violence.

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Taking Advantage of Health & Wellness Services

As students, we are asked to do a lot. We are expected to do well in classes, maintain relationships with friends and family, participate in extracurricular activities to build our resumes, and sometimes have a job. That small list is hardly scratching the surface of...
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Benefits of Eating Breakfast

Benefits of Eating Breakfast

My favorite breakfast meal I used to get from west campus was a giant waffle, scrambled eggs, fruit and coffee. But I’m the kind of person that’s almost always eager for breakfast. If you’re not into classic breakfast food, that’s okay too! The cafeterias have other options outside of classic breakfast food, and Zane’s offers some good options as well. And don’t forget the Caribou and Einstein Bros. Bagels in the library, or Somsen Cafe!

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How Does Caffeine Affect Your Body?

Over the course of five days, I challenged myself to drink only water in an attempt to overcome my caffeine addiction. Almost immediately after beginning my experiment, I began to experience withdrawal symptoms.

Dating Violence Awareness Month

Dating Violence Awareness Month

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. 1 in 3 young people will be in an abusive relationship, and 33% of those will not tell anyone about their abusive relationship. This month is to raise awareness of dating violence in any age, and to prevent it. Let’s...

Studying for your personality: Type B

So, here’s the thing, I enjoy learning and I find school to be interesting. That's not the problem with having a Type B personality. The problem is that I find so many things to be so interesting that I spend so much time enjoying those things rather than doing...

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month: Let’s Take Back The Night

Starting in the late 1970s in England, women protested against the violence they had experienced by walking through the streets at night, calling them Take Back the Night marches.
“TBTN is an event that is all about reclaiming yourself,” peer advocate Erik Derby said. “The march is a great opportunity to see the Winona State community joining together in action. The Speak Out is a bit more personal. It’s really powerful. Survivors will be telling their stories, and RE advocates will be available to talk to during the whole event.”

Taking Advantage of Health & Wellness Services

As students, we are asked to do a lot. We are expected to do well in classes, maintain relationships with friends and family, participate in extracurricular activities to build our resumes, and sometimes have a job. That small list is hardly scratching the surface of...

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