The Winona State University Student Newspaper

The Winonan

The Winona State University Student Newspaper

The Winonan

The Winona State University Student Newspaper

The Winonan

2017-2018 Staff

Ren Gennerman

Ren Gennerman

Ren Gennerman works as the Features Editor for the Winonan. Gennerman is currently in their final semester at Winona State University, and is majoring in Communication, Art, and Literature Teaching, and minoring Communication...

Zach Bailey

Zach Bailey

Zach Bailey currently works as the editor-in-chief of the Winonan. This is his third year in the role, after having become the editor-in-chief during the 2017-18 school year. Prior to holding the position of editor-in-chief, Bailey...

Mitchell Breuer

Mitchell Breuer

Mitchell Breuer works as the Editor-in-Chief for the Winonan, in addition to occasionally covering a variety of sports for the paper. Breuer is currently in his fifth year of college, with this being his third year at Winona...

Emma Cavanaugh

Emma Cavanaugh

Emma Cavanaugh is the sports editor for the Winonan. She is a junior and plans on graduating fall ‘18 with a degree in English writing and a minor in theatre arts. She is from Frontenac, MN, and initially gained journalism experience...

Shannon Galliart

Shannon Galliart

Shannon Galliart works as a photographer and horoscope writer for the Winonan. Galliart is currently in her junior year at Winona State University, and is majoring in Sociology, and minoring in Ethnic Studies. She hopes to go...

Blake Gasner

Blake Gasner

Blake Gasner works as the current film critic for the Winonan. He is in the midst of his first year with the paper, but his love for cinema is years in the making. Upon discovering the Star Wars and Indiana Jones films on VHS...

Lauren Gennerman

Lauren Gennerman

Ren Gennerman works as a news reporter for the Winonan. Before working at the Winonan, Gennerman worked for three years as a reporter and historian for the Kettle Moraine Express, the school newsletter of the Kettle Moraine School...

Nicole Girgen

Nicole Girgen

Nicole Girgen works as the current photo editor for the Winonan. She is in her third year as photo editor, after starting in the position during the 2017-18 school year and was a general photographer during the 2016-17 school...

Wesley Holm

Wesley Holm

Wesley Holm is a features reporter for The Winonan. This is his first year in any sort of journalism in high school or college. Holm is in his first year at Winona State University as a Psychology major and a triple minor i...

Erin Jones

Erin Jones

Erin Jones works as the current copy editor of the Winonan. She is in her first year as copy editor, after having been a news reporter for the Winonan. The Winonan is the first newspaper Jones has worked for. Jones is currently...

Morghan Lemmenes

Morghan Lemmenes

Morghan Lemmenes works as the current features editor of the Winonan. She is in her first year as features editor, after having been the features reporter for the Winonan. The Winonan is the first newspaper Lemmenes has worked...

Sydney Mohr

Sydney Mohr

Sydney Mohr is Features Editor and a sports reporter for the Winonan, focusing on Women’s Rugby,  Men's Hockey, Gymnastics, and Softball. She is in her third year of reporting for the Winonan. Mohr is a Senior and four...

Morgan Reddekopp

Morgan Reddekopp

Morgan Reddekopp works as the Editor-in-Chief for the Winonan. Reddekopp is currently in her final semester at Winona State University, and is majoring in Mass Communications – Creative Digital Media, and minoring in both...

Lauren Saner

Lauren Saner

Lauren Saner works as the current copy editor of the Winonan. This is her first year as copy editor, after having been the sports editor for the Winonan during the 2016-17 school year, and the music features writer for the 2015-16...

Natalie Tyler

Natalie Tyler

Natalie Tyler has been photographing for the Winonan since her first year at Winona state in 2018. While working for the Winonan, she established her photography business, taking lifestyle portraits that moved up into wedding...

Madelyn Swenson

Madelyn Swenson

Madelyn Swenson is going into her third year as news editor for the Winonan. She will also be cover Women’s soccer for the first time. Before that she worked as a news writer for the Winonan.   Swenson is a senior Journa...