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Fitness Assessment Days offers students experience, health assessments

Allison Mueller

October 21, 2015

Filed under Health, News

Sara Tiradossi/Winonan Every semester, Winona State University’s exercise science club plans Fitness Assessment Days, an event open to students, faculty and community members to test their fitness levels. Exercise science...

Personal experiences inspire Winona State bone marrow registry drive

Allison Mueller

October 14, 2015

Filed under Community, Health, News

Sara Tiradossi/Winonan For patients diagnosed with a blood cancer, sometimes a bone marrow transplant is the only life-saving treatment. Winona State University’s Director of Development Robbie Christiano said the university has partnered up with Be The Match ...

FORGE presents “It Happened Here”

Allison Mueller

October 14, 2015

Filed under Health, Lifestyle

Michaela Gaffke/Winonan A film about sexual assault on campus, “It Happened Here,” was presented by FORGE (Fighting for Our Rights and Gender Equality) in the Harriet Johnson Auditorium in Somsen Hall on Monday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. FORGE member Claire Arvidson, Pres...

Seminars offer student options to overcome anxiety

Allison Mueller

October 7, 2015

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Sara Tiradossi/Winonan Counseling and Wellness Services at Winona State University recently started a four-week program of seminars to help students deal with stress and anxiety. Associate professor and counselor Eunie Alsaker and counseler Kateri Johnson are in ...

Food and Nutrition Club hosts Wellness Wednesday’s “Meatless on Monday”

Allison Mueller

September 9, 2015

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Michaela Gaffke/Winonan Jacki Eiting and Sarah Stern, members of Winona State University’s Food and Nutrition club, joined forces with Janet Macon, a registered dietician for the HERS Department, to inform students about the different branches of vegetarianism th...

Students prove their knowledge of sex education with trivia

Allison Mueller

October 8, 2014

Filed under Featured Stories, Health, Lifestyle

Samantha Beck/ Winonan Students played a “Good in Bed: Prove it Sexy Trivia” to prove the importance of sex education and also to improve their own understanding of sexual health and contraception. Every Monday night,...

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