The Winonan

Letter: A response to “Halloween”

Allison Mueller

November 12, 2014

Filed under Commentaries, Opinion

CONTRIBUTED BY KAITLYN GREENFIELD To the editor/s of the Winonan, and the author of the article: This article, title “Halloween: a night for reindividualization” which was published in the Winonan, is something I find...

Letter: A response to “Reindividualization”

Allison Mueller

November 12, 2014

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CONTRIBUTED BY OLIVIA WULF I was extremely disappointed with The Winonan’s article “Halloween: A Night for Reindividualization.” This title suggests the article is about costumes worn by Winona State students over Halloween...

Letter: a response to the Winonan Sept. 3 cover photo

Allison Mueller

October 29, 2014

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CONTRIBUTED BY SUE HANG Dear Winonan Staff and Faculty Advisor, When your newspaper published the August issue on Community Safety, a great number of students, staff, and faculty were highly disturb by the sensationalist...

Letter: a response to the Winonan Sept. 3 cover photo

Allison Mueller

October 29, 2014

Filed under Commentaries, Opinion

CONTRIBUTED BY CHUCK RIPLEY Dear Winonan Staff and Faculty Advisor, As both a WSU Professor and as Chair of the Winona Human Rights Commission, the City and County-wide Commission charged with fighting discrimination and...

Letter: a response to the Sept. 3 cover photo

Allison Mueller

October 29, 2014

Filed under Commentaries, Opinion

CONTRIBUTED BY JOHN BORMAN Dear Editor:   The cover to the September 3, 2014 edition of THE WINONAN was repulsive, inflammatory and deceiving. There is no justification for sensational journalism. The protection...

Letter: a response to “In the Peanut Gallery”

Allison Mueller

October 22, 2014

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CONTRIBUTED BY CODY KREINER Following another disappointing season, the Twins will go into the rebuilding stage once again, except this time they shift their off-season focus on the coaching staff. The future of the Twins’...

Opinion: my struggle with spontaneity

Allison Mueller

October 15, 2014

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CONTRIBUTED BY JULIA SAND For a good portion of my life I have wanted to be the girl who one moment decides to jump on a plane, finding the cheapest ticket out of wherever I am with only a backpack filled of necessities. On...

Letter: a response to End of Trail feature

Allison Mueller

October 8, 2014

Filed under Commentaries, Opinion

CONTRIBUTED BY ALEX PAULSON This is a simple note, from the students leading the Indigenous Learning Garden project, addressing some of the inaccuracies in the wonderfully written piece by Ms. Jordan Gerard in the Oct. 1, 2014...

Opinion: the power of saying “no”

Allison Mueller

October 1, 2014

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CONTRIBUTED BY JULIA SAND Recently I came to the realization that I am a yes-girl. Can I work for you Tuesday night? Sure! Can I make it to those meetings? Yep. Do this, do that, ask me to do anything, and apparently I’ll...

Letter: stop judging my taste in music

Allison Mueller

September 24, 2014

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Contributed by Molly O'Connor I recently found myself in a car at two in the afternoon on a Thursday booking it to Minneapolis to do something I normally would not open up about, but here goes. I attended an R5 concert. There...

Letter: efforts to eliminate sexual violence

Allison Mueller

September 17, 2014

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CONTRIBUTED BY REBECCA JOHNSON In the recent weeks, there has been an outpouring of conversation around sexual assault and community safety.  Sexual assault is a problem on every college and university, including Winona State. ...

Letter: no apology necessary

Allison Mueller

September 17, 2014

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CONTRIBUTED BY ABBY PESCHGES In last week’s issue of the Winonan, the staff published a letter to their readers apologizing “to anyone who felt offended,” and for “the misinterpretation of the photo” that was featured...

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