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We are what we eat, and what we read: ‘Tomatoland’


October 23, 2013

Sami Schwanke/Winonan Barry Estabrook, author of Winona State University’s 2013 Common Book, “Tomatoland,” threw a tomato into his audience Monday night in the Harriet Johnson Auditorium. “Our generation has really...

Healthy Monday hosts free cooking class


September 25, 2013

Molly O'Connor/Winonan For many students, college is an opportunity to finally eat whatever they want. With unlimited ice cream in the cafeteria and burgers in the Smaug, students on the meal plan can easily forget the importance...

Reminiscences of a great brownie a la mode


April 24, 2013

Marcie Ratliff/Winonan Eating a raspberry cream cheese brownie at Blooming Grounds last week got me thinking that I have eaten a lot of good brownies in my 20 years on this planet. (Shout out to Blooming Grounds for the...

America’s cravings: cheap, pre-packaged… gourmet?


April 17, 2013

Hannah Jones/Winonan Lately, my food has been sending me mixed messages. I’m a college student, and we’re in a recession, and these two factors together make me somewhat of a connoisseur of convenience food, fast food...

IWC’s smoothie bar seeks new name


April 10, 2013

Rebecca Mueller Winonan Since its opening day in late August 2012, the Perform smoothie bar in the Integrated Wellness Complex has been slowly gaining popularity among Winona State University’s student body. Recently,...

Spotlight on substance: caffeine on campus


February 20, 2013

Molly O’Keefe/Winonan With a full load of classes, extra-curricular activities, jobs and social lives it is no wonder that students at Winona State University turn to coffee to help them make it through the day. Every...

Vegetarian line removed from cafeteria leaves students upset


February 13, 2013

Samantha Schwanke/Winonan If any students have been in the Jack Kane Dining Center recently, he or she probably realized the new addition: the taco bar where the vegetarian line used to be. Many vegetarians, or others that...

Students serve holiday meal to community


November 28, 2012

Karin Chandler/Winonan Recreation Tourism and Therapeutic Recreation, or RTTR, students from Winona State University provided a Thanksgiving dinner for the Winona community earlier this month. As part of the Recreational...

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