Archive for April 26th, 2017

Greek Life takes stand against hazing

April 26, 2017

Olivia Volkman-Johnson / Winonan Every fall, Winona State University’s Greek community invites new and current students to join their organizations to get involved on campus, make new friends and raise awareness for different charitable causes. Winona State currently recognizes 12 Greek organizations, which includes four sororities, three fraternities, and four Greek associations, such as Greek […]

Winona residents celebrate Earth Day

April 26, 2017

Arbor Day celebration, farmer’s market promote community engagement Michaela Gaffke / Winonan People carrying seedling trees and shrubs in garbage bags bobbed up and down as they walked from table to table at Winona’s Earth and Arbor Day celebration on April 22, at the East End Recreation Center. This year’s event theme was “Trees Supporting […]

“Safe Space” stickers stolen from campus offices

April 26, 2017

Cheney Mason / Winonan Faculty and staff have reported stolen “Safe Space” stickers from office doors around the Winona State University campus. “I came into my office and noticed that a personal safe ‘Space Sticker’ of mine was gone on the outside of my door,” women’s gender and sexuality studies professor and LGBT advocate Mary […]

Track and field breaks records at Phil Esten Challenge

April 26, 2017

Contributed / Winona State University Athletics The Winona State University 4×100 meter relay team set a school record on Friday at the Phil Esten Challenge. First-year Taylor Juresh, juniors Tamika Tucker and Brittany Schyvinck, and senior Megan Seidl teamed up to win the race in a time of 46.68. Winona State scored 186 points to […]

Graduating editors: a final goodbye

April 26, 2017

Allison Mueller – Editor-In-Chief Years from now when I reflect on my two years as editor-in-chief of The Winonan, I will first think of the amazing editing staff I had the pleasure of working with. I won’t think of the little mistakes we made, or the somewhat big ones that seemed like the end of […]

Film in review: ‘The Fate of the Furious’

April 26, 2017

Nate Nelson / Winonan “The Fate of the Furious” is the eighth film in the “Fast and Furious” franchise, and at this point, the films are beginning to show their cracks. While “Fast Five” was the closest thing to perfection for these slightly campy, overindulgent car films, “Furious 7” gave the series a proper ending […]

Baseball wins one, loses three against Huskies

April 26, 2017

Danny Moriarty / Winonan The Winona State University Warrior baseball team came away with one win in a four-game series this weekend against the St. Cloud State University Huskies. In the first doubleheader on Saturday, April 22, the teams split the pair of games. The Warriors scored first after junior Joe Kubera forced a walk […]

Students, faculty support sexual assault survivors

April 26, 2017

Women’s, gender and sexuality studies students organize event to raise awareness Elizabeth Pulanco / Winonan “You are strong, courageous and we believe you.” These words of support and encouragement were given to survivors of gender-based violence at the annual “Take Back the Night” event on Tuesday, April 18 in the Student Activity Center of Kryzsko […]

New Student Senate executives begin transition

April 26, 2017

Sara Tiradossi / Winonan As the school year is wrapping up, junior public administration and legal studies major Ben Reimler, sophomore political science and public administration major Christina Melecio and sophomore nursing major Chris Latzig will take over new seats in the Student Senate executive committee. Raimler was elected as the future student senate president, […]

Softball takes victory in doubleheader

April 26, 2017

Contributed / Winona State University Athletics Winona State University softball swept Minot State University on Sunday to move to 14-0 in home games this season. The Warriors earned their 40th win of the season, marking the 10th time they have won 40 games in a season. The Warriors won game one 3-0 and game two […]

Winona State renegotiates Adobe license

April 26, 2017

Nate Nelson / Winonan Winona State University is in the process of renegotiating its licensing of Adobe programs, moving from a site-wide license to individual licenses, with precise numbers coming this summer. For the past four years, Winona State has been paying approximately $140,000 a year for every student on campus to have access to […]

Tennis misses chance at conference match

April 26, 2017

Maddie Warzeka / Winonan Winona State University women’s tennis achieved one of their team goals this weekend by playing in the conference tournament. “Achieving our goal felt great. We have a young team and had a lot of settling in to do before we knew what we were working with,” Coach Heather Pierce said. “We […]