Archive for March 22nd, 2017

Student Senate hears budget plans, new residence life proposal

March 22, 2017

Sara Tiradossi / Winonan Winona State University Chief Financial Officer Scott Ellinghuysen said the university will put continue a $4 million budget reduction for the 2017-2018 school year, to combat the budget deficit of that same size. The student senate discussed this budget reduction as well as other topics at the weekly meeting on Wednesday, […]

Baseball wins 3 of 4 home opener games

March 22, 2017

Danny Moriarty / Winonan Winona State University baseball finished their home opener weekend by taking home the win in the first three of four games. The Warriors’ double headers against the University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles began Sunday, March 19. Junior Mitchell Stalsberg had an 11-strikeout complete game performance that boosted the Warriors to […]

‘Low-key’ bar opens in downtown Winona

March 22, 2017

Kilat Fitzgerald / Winonan Port 507, a new bar in downtown Winona, has dropped its anchor at the intersection of Second and Johnson streets. After a soft opening on Thursday, March 16, the bar opened to the St. Patrick’s Day crowds on Friday, March 17. The crowd was a group of green-clad Winona residents welcoming […]

Softball splits six-game weekend play

March 22, 2017

Adam Kirk / Winonan The Winona State University softball team won three games during their six-game roadtrip to St. Joseph, Mo. last weekend. The Warriors began their away games with two losses against the Pittsburg State University Gorillas and the University of Central Oklahoma Bronchos on Friday, March 17. Winona State gave up two runs […]

Interactive project challenges cultural views

March 22, 2017

Olivia Volkman-Johnson / Winonan Optical illusions make viewers believe they are seeing an image as one thing, then challenge them to see it in another way. Similarly, professor Chun Lok Mah said he wants his newest art pieces to challenge viewers to see their cultural beliefs in a different way. The “WE”nona Project, an art […]

Minnesota State names interim chancellor

March 22, 2017

Maddie Swenson / Winonan Minnnesota Sate Colleges and Universities, of which Winona State University is part of, named Devinder Malhotra as interim chancellor of the Board of Trustees on Feb. 9, effective Aug. 1, after the current Chancellor Steven Rosenstone retires on July 31. Until the change, the two “will work together to ensure a […]

Gymnastics place fourth at regional meet

March 22, 2017

Emma Cavanaugh / Winonan Four months of practice for one night of glory. Every week of competition for the Winona State University gymnastics team has been a collective practice for the WIAC Championship and NCGA Regional meet on Friday, March 17. Their season stretched nearly four months long in which they faced challenges and triumphs. […]

Show in review: “Marvel’s Iron Fist”

March 22, 2017

Nathaniel Nelson / Winonan It’s hard to describe what went wrong with “Marvel’s Iron Fist.” Iron Fist is one of Marvel’s strongest heroes, with an origin rarely seen in superhero narratives. With a mystical monastery that exists in another dimension, chi-powered martial arts and an immortal dragon, you’d think Marvel would be able to make […]