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Student designs longboard racks

April 19, 2017

Colin Kohrs / Winonan Longboarders and skateboarders grab a padlock, because board racks are coming to the Winona State University campus. These racks are being locally manufactured by Winona Welding and Sand Blasting—and they were designed by a Winona State student, Calvin Johnson, a fourth-year public relations major. Calvin Johnson like many other students close to […]

Chartwells holds discussions, focus groups

April 19, 2017

Dining Services seeks student feedback on meal plans, food choices Elizabeth Pulanco / Winonan On Tuesday, April 18 and Wednesday, April 19, Chartwells, Winona State University’s food vending service, hosted discussion groups with students to gain feedback about the services they provide at each of the campus dining locations. Chartwells managing director Tracy Jaquette led […]

Softball ends week with four wins

April 19, 2017

Emma Cavanaugh / Winonan Winona State University softball started out the week with a slump. They lost two games against Minnesota State University, Mankato at the beginning of the week, losing the first game 0-1 and the second 2-5. Junior infielder Lani Van Zyl shared her views on their losses from the week. “This week […]

Show in review: ’13 Reasons Why’

April 19, 2017

Nate Nelson / Winonan Suicide is one of the most difficult topics to take on, both in literature and in film. It is one of those few subjects that can hit close to home for a lot of people, and if the creators aren’t careful, they can easily overstep their boundaries or portray it in […]

Fraternity hosts community 5K

April 19, 2017

Michaela Gaffke / Winonan The Sigma Tau Gamma fraternity invites Winona residents to run off some stress and get covered in colors at the “Color My Community 5K” on Saturday, April 29. The fraternity has hosted the 5K event every spring for the last three years, according to member Jordan Lipkie, a senior economics major […]

Students learn peacebuilding career skills

April 19, 2017

Maddie Swenson / Winonan David Smith, author of “Peace Jobs and a Students Guide to Start Working for Peace”, said “there are a lot of challenges in society.” This idea is the centerpiece for the workshops Smith gives on building careers in peace. On Tuesday, April 11, Smith gave one of these workshops on the […]