Why You Should Lay Low

With the semester ending in a few weeks, many students are planning to return home for summer break. As you are packing up your bags, one thing you definitely don’t want to bring home is COVID. To return home in good health and hopefully virus-free, you should...

How to Prep for Travel

With summer break coming up fast, now is the time to start talking to your family about summer plans: if you are planning to stay in Winona for the summer or if you are planning on returning home until fall semester.  Current COVID-19 guidance still advises limiting...

Where to Get a COVID-19 Test

When to get a COVID-19 Test If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please call Ask-A-Nurse at 507.457.2292 and self-report or fill out the daily self-assessment. From there, you will receive further testing guidance.  If you have come in close contact with the...

Why I Plan on Getting Vaccinated

Now that COVID-19 vaccines are being distributed, I’m looking forward to the brighter days ahead. For my parents who are 65+, my sister who has asthma, and my family and friends who have pre-existing conditions getting vaccinated is just around the corner and for...

Post-Vaccination Life

As new COVID-19 vaccination phases open and more people get vaccinated, it is starting to feel like the end of the pandemic is in sight. Although the COVID-19 vaccines are a huge step in the right direction, it does not mean that the pandemic is over. It is important...