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Sustainability Challenge (10/13/2014 - 11/9/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 10/13/2014
End Date: 11/9/2014 End Time: Midnight

Winona State University

WSU will host the 2014 Sustainability Challenge. The event allows students, faculty and staff to practice sustainable practices. Teams will earn points for environmentally conscious practices. 

Winners will receive prizes.

McKnight Ceramic Artists Exhibition (10/31/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 10/31/2014 Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Date: 10/31/2014 End Time: 4:00 PM

Winona State University - Watkins Hall
Room: Paul Watkins Gallery

The WSU Art Department will hold the McKnight Ceramic Artists Exhibition that will display work by those who received the McKnight Award in Ceramics for 2014.

Artist talk and reception October 15 starting at 4 p.m. in the Science Laboratory Center Room 120.

The Quest: One Year Degree Completion Workshop (10/31/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 10/31/2014 Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Date: 10/31/2014 End Time: 10:30 AM

Southeast Technical College

Já Hon Vance, Vice President of Teaching and Learning JV Educational Consultants, LLC, will hold "The Quest: One Year Degree Completion Workshop."

The event is co-sponsored by WSU, Minnesota State Southeast Technical College and the KEAP Center.

Já Hon Vance: Guest Speaker (10/31/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 10/31/2014 Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 10/31/2014 End Time: 1:30 PM

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons - Student Activity Center

WSU will host Já Hon Vance as he discusses "Using a Non-Traditional Teaching Approach to Transition Underrepresented, Underserved and First-Generation Students from the Developmental Writing to Credit Level Writing Courses. Vance is the Vice President of Teaching and Learning at JV Educational Consultants, LLC.

The event is co-sponsored by WSU, Minnesota State Southeast Technical College and the KEAP Center.

Soccer vs. Concordia-St. Paul (10/31/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 10/31/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 10/31/2014

Maxwell Field at Warrior Stadium

The WSU Women's Soccer team will take on Concordia-St. Paul.

Trick or Treating in the Residence Halls (10/31/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 10/31/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 10/31/2014 End Time: 8:00 PM

Winona State University

WSU Housing and Residence Life will host Trick or Treating in the residence halls. Halls that will be participating include Lourdes, Lucas, The Quad, Sheehan, Maria, Kirkland, New Center and the sustainability house.

Volleyball vs. Northern State (10/31/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 10/31/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 10/31/2014

Winona State University - McCown Gym

The WSU Women's Volleyball team will take on Northern State.

Astronomy Night at Rushford Municipal Airport (11/1/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/1/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 11/1/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM
The WSU Astronomy Club will host Astronomy Night to learn about and view the night sky. The event will include a presentation on "What's up Tonight" and activities for kids of all ages. 

Telescopes are provided. Participants can bring their own binoculars, telescopes, blankets and chairs. Coffee and hot cocoa or apple cider are provided.

Winona Oratorio Chorus (11/1/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/1/2014 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 11/1/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Department of Music will host the Winona Oratorio Chorus, conducted by Harry Mechell.

WSU Orchestra (11/2/2014)

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Start Date: 11/2/2014 Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 11/2/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will host the WSU Orchestra. 

Admission is free.

WSU Orchestra (11/2/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/2/2014 Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 11/2/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold a Orchestra Concert, conducted by Paul Vance.

Asian Food Market (11/3/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/3/2014 Start Time: 3:30 PM
End Date: 11/3/2014 End Time: 8:00 PM

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons
Room: East Hall

The WSU Malaysian and Taiwanese Student Association will host the Asian Food Market. The event will include the following food:

Chicken Satay and sweet corn
Braised pork or curry chicken
Mochi drink
Bubble milk tea

Healthy Monday (11/3/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/3/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/3/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness Services will hold Canine Companions as part of Healthy Monday. The event will offer information about animal-assisted activities and therapy. A Therapy dog will also be available.

State General Election Day (11/4/2014)

Start Date: 11/4/2014
End Date: 11/4/2014
The state primary will hold a General Election Day.

Under state law, no Minnesota State college may schedule an event or class after 6 p.m. on this day.

For more information, visit MnSCU's general counsel office page.

Employer Q&A Day (11/4/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/4/2014 Start Time: 9:00 AM
End Date: 11/4/2014 End Time: 12:00 PM

Winona State University - Maxwell Hall
Room: 314

WSU will host Tanya Goretzki, representative fro Minnesota Reading and Math Corps, for an Employer Q&A Day. The event is open to all majors.

Fit Stop (11/4/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/4/2014 Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Date: 11/4/2014 End Time: 12:00 PM

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex

WSU Health and Wellness Services will offer flu kits as part of the fit stop.

Grief and Loss Support Group (11/4/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/4/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/4/2014 End Time: 5:30 PM

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 222

WSU Counseling and Wellness Services will offer a support group to students who have lost a loved one. The group provides information about the grief process and offers opportunities to share in a small group setting.

WSU Observatory (11/4/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/4/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 11/4/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Faculty Brown Bag Series (11/5/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/5/2014 Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 11/5/2014 End Time: 1:00 PM

Winona State University - Maxwell Hall
Room: 158

Winona State University-Rochester - Science and Technology (ST)
Room: 114

Bill McBreen, Hamid Akbari and Tarrell Portman will hold a discussion on the various aspects of course evaluations. The event is sponsored by the WSU Deans Council and is open to all.

Wellness Wednesday (11/5/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/5/2014 Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Date: 11/5/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness Services will hold Career Planning 101 as part of Wellness Wednesday. Participants will learn about career planning, and the importance of planning while in college.

Wednesdays With Winston (11/5/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/5/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/5/2014 End Time: 5:00 PM
WSU Counseling Services will offer a support group for students. They can come with a variety of issues including stress, homesickness, adjust struggles, anxiety or depression. Therapy dog Winston will be available during the group time.

Charting the Future Gallery Walk (11/6/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/6/2014 Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Date: 11/6/2014 End Time: 2:00 PM

Winona State University

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons
Room: East Hall

WSU will host the Charting the Future Gallery Walk. The event is an open house style session that will allow students, faculty and staff to see presentations and give feedback on four of the implementation teams ideas.

The four teams for the session will include: diversity, student success, comprehensive workplace solutions and system incentives and rewards.

Housing Informationa Meeting (11/6/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/6/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/6/2014

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons - Student Activity Center

WSU's Housing & Residence Life will be hosting a Housing Informational for the 2015-16 school year. Gather information about housing options and things to consider before signing a lease.

On and Off Campus Housing Informational Sessions (11/6/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/6/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/6/2014

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons - Student Activity Center

WSU will host Kendra Weber, the Director of Student and Community Engagement, as she hosts two workshops to educate students on finding a place to live for the 2015-2016 school year. 

The same workshop is offered twice and will cover on and off campus information.

WSU Observatory (11/6/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/6/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 11/6/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Honor Band Festival (11/7/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/7/2014
End Date: 11/7/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold a High School Honor Band Festival, conducted by Donald Lovejoy.

UPAC Presents: Cirque Zuma Zuma (11/7/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/7/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/7/2014

Winona State University - Somsen Hall
Room: Harriet Johnson Auditorium

The University Programming Activities Committee will hold Cirque Zuma Zuma. The event is a African Style Cirque de Soleil. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Warriors Vs. SW Minnesota State (11/8/2014)

Warriors
Start Date: 11/8/2014 Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Date: 11/8/2014

Winona State University - Maxwell Field at Warrior Stadium

WSU's Warrior Football will play Southwest Minnesota State.

Bring your student I.D. for free admission!

Honor Band Festival (11/8/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/8/2014 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 11/8/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold a High School Honor Band Festival, conducted by Donald Lovejoy.

Symphonic Wind Ensemble (11/9/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/9/2014 Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 11/9/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold a concert featuring the Symphonic Wind Ensemble, conducted by Donald Lovejoy.

History of Wheat Exhibit (11/10/2014 - 11/14/2014)

Start Date: 11/10/2014
End Date: 11/14/2014 End Time: Midnight

Winona County History Center

The Winona County History Center is showcasing the exhibit "Golden Era of Grain: Winona County's Wheat Industry." The event is part of the WSU Sustainable Futures Theme and it will tie into Will Allen's Lyceum presentation this week.

Earth Talks: Kelvin Rodolfo (11/10/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/10/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/10/2014

Winona State University - Science Laboratory Center
Room: 120

WSU will host Kelvin Rodolfo as he presents "Volcanic Hazards of the Phillippines," as part of Earth Talks. Rodolfo is Professor Emeritus for the Earth and Environmental Sciences Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Healthy Monday (11/10/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/10/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/10/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness Services will hold "Pay it Forward" as part of Healthy Monday. The event will allow participants to learn ways to pay it forward and be kind to others.

Wellness Wednesday (11/12/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/12/2014 Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Date: 11/12/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness Services will hold "Top Ten Nap Spots" as part of Wellness Wednesday. The event will offer tips on the best places to recharge on campus.

Wednesdays With Winston (11/12/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/12/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/12/2014 End Time: 5:00 PM
WSU Counseling Services will offer a support group for students. They can come with a variety of issues including stress, homesickness, adjust struggles, anxiety or depression. Therapy dog Winston will be available during the group time.

"Sustaining the Myth of the American Dream (11/12/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/12/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/12/2014

Winona State University - Stark Hall
Room: 103

As part of the Clasp Series, WSU will host Jim Williams as he presents on "Sustaining the Myth of the American Dream."

International Music Series: Calle Sur (South America) (11/13/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/13/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 11/13/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Recital Hall

The WSU Music Department will feature music of South America as part of the International Music Series.

Lyceum: Will Allen (11/13/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/13/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/13/2014

Winona State University - Somsen Hall
Room: Harriet Johnson Auditorium

As part of the Lyceum Series, WSU will host a free public lecture by Will Allen. He is a former professional basketball player, ex-corporate sales leader who is now a farmer. He is the founder and CEO of Growing Power Inc. in Milwaukee, Wis. He uses his methods to train community members to become community farmers.

WSU Observatory (11/13/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/13/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 11/13/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Honor Jazz Festival (11/14/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/14/2014 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 11/14/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold the 11th Annual High School Honor Jazz Festival, with guest artist Gerald Stockton.

Warriors Vs. Concordia St. Paul (11/15/2014)

Warriors
Start Date: 11/15/2014 Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Date: 11/15/2014

Winona State University - Maxwell Field at Warrior Stadium

WSU's Warrior Football will play Concordia St. Paul.

Bring your student I.D. for free admission!

Honor Jazz Festival (11/15/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/15/2014 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 11/15/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold the 11th Annual High School Honor Jazz Festival, with guest artist Gerald Stockton.

WSU Choir Concert (11/16/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/16/2014 Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Date: 11/16/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold a concert featuring the WSU Choirs, conducted by Harry Mechell.

Spring 2015 Registration (11/17/2014)

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Start Date: 11/17/2014
End Date: 11/17/2014
Registration for spring 2015 semester begins. 

International Education Week: Ten Thousand Village Fair Trade Sale (11/17/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/17/2014 Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Date: 11/17/2014 End Time: 6:00 PM

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons - Student Activity Center

WSU will host the Ten Thousand Village Fair Trade Sale as part of International Education Week.

Healthy Monday (11/17/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/17/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/17/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness Services will hold "Don't be a Zombie: Sleep tips" as part of Healthy Monday. The event will offer information on how to get more out of sleep and how it can improve your life.

Native American Heritage Month - Winona LaDuke (11/17/2014)

Winona LaDuke
Start Date: 11/17/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/17/2014
A Native American activist and an advocate for environmental, women's, and children's rights, Winona LaDuke was Ralph Nader's running mate for his presidential campaigns in 1996 and 2000. She is the founder and campaign director of the White Earth Land Recovery Project, a reservation-based land acquisition, environmental advocacy, and cultural organization. A prominent human rights speaker, she is also founder and co-chair of the Indigenous Women's Network.

Environmental speaker Winona LaDuke takes her audiences on a ride that opens their minds to what is going on with the environment. She speaks on subjects such as the deterioration of Native American reservations and the devastation of the world's rain forests.

International Education Week: Ten Thousand Village Fair Trade Sale (11/18/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Date: 11/18/2014 End Time: 6:00 PM

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons - Student Activity Center

WSU will host the Ten Thousand Village Fair Trade Sale as part of International Education Week.

Fit Stop (11/18/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Date: 11/18/2014 End Time: 12:00 PM

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex

WSU Health and Wellness Services will offer de stress kits as part of Fit Stop.

Grief and Loss Support Group (11/18/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/18/2014 End Time: 5:30 PM

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 222

WSU Counseling and Wellness Services will offer a support group to students who have lost a loved one. The group provides information about the grief process and offers opportunities to share in a small group setting.

International Connections (11/18/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 11/18/2014

Winona State University - New Center West
Room: Conference Room

WSU will hold an event where international and domestic students can come together and learn about one another. The event will include meals from different countries, talent showcase and conversation. This event is part of the International Education Week.

International Education Week: Cultural Exchange (11/18/2014 - 11/19/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 11/19/2014 End Time: 8:00 PM

Winona State University - New Center West

WSU Residence Halls and International Club will hold a two-way cultural exchange as part of International Education Week.

String Ensemble (11/18/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 11/18/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Recital Hall

The WSU Music Department will hold a concert featuring the String Ensemble, directed by Paul Vance.

WSU Observatory (11/18/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 11/18/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

THAD Presents "Leaving Iowa" (11/19/2014 - 11/23/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/19/2014
End Date: 11/23/2014 End Time: Midnight

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Dorothy B. Magnus

The WSU Department of Theatre and Dance will perform "Leaving Iowa" by Tim Clue and Spike Mantan. The performance is a family-friendly comedy about a writer who travels across Iowa.

International Education Week: Study Abroad Presentations (11/19/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/19/2014 Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Date: 11/19/2014 End Time: 2:00 PM

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons
Room: Dining Rooms C & D

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons - Student Activity Center

WSU will present "What to Expect When you are Expecting to Study Abroad," as part of International Education Week. The event will include poster presentations and a student panel with individuals who have studied abroad.

Wellness Wednesday (11/19/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/19/2014 Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Date: 11/19/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness Services will host "Unpacking Privilege" as part of Wellness Wednesday. High School Counselor Matt Horel will focus on identifying privilege and what privilege means to you.

Wednesdays With Winston (11/19/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/19/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/19/2014 End Time: 5:00 PM
WSU Counseling Services will offer a support group for students. They can come with a variety of issues including stress, homesickness, adjust struggles, anxiety or depression. Therapy dog Winston will be available during the group time.

"Super Infections are Increasing: What Can You Do to Prevent Overuse of Antibiotics?" (11/19/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/19/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/19/2014

Winona State University - Stark Hall
Room: 103

As part of the Clasp Series, WSU will host Kathryn Lammers and Carol Marchant as they discuss "Super Infections are Increasing: What Can You Do to Prevent Overuse of Antibiotics?"

International Education Week: International Learning Day (11/20/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/20/2014
End Date: 11/20/2014

Winona State University - Science Laboratory Center
Room: Atrium

WSU will host International Learning Day as part of International Education Week.

International Music Series: Lyz Jaakola (11/20/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/20/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 11/20/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Recital Hall

The WSU Music Department will feature the music of Lyz Jaakola as part of the International Music Series.

WSU Observatory (11/20/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/20/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 11/20/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

International Education Week: Korean Night (11/21/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/21/2014 Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Date: 11/21/2014 End Time: 8:00 PM

Winona State University - Science Laboratory Center
Room: Atrium

WSU will host Korean Night as part of International Education Week.

Student Recital (11/23/2014)

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Start Date: 11/23/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/23/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Recital Hall

The WSU Music Department will hold a recital featuring the music of students Alex Jaeger on percussion and Angela Christenson on the clarinet.

WSU Jazz Combos (11/24/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/24/2014 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 11/24/2014

Winona State University - Kryzsko Commons
Room: Smaug Stage

The WSU Music Department will present Jazz Combos, directed by Larry Price, Ray Dretske and Rich MacDonald.

Grief and Loss Support Group (11/25/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/25/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 11/25/2014 End Time: 5:30 PM

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 222

WSU Counseling and Wellness Services will offer a support group to students who have lost a loved one. The group provides information about the grief process and offers opportunities to share in a small group setting.

WSU Observatory (11/25/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/25/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 11/25/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

WSU Observatory (11/27/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 11/27/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 11/27/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Earth Talks: Student Presentations (12/1/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/1/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 12/1/2014

Winona State University - Science Laboratory Center
Room: 120

WSU will showcase Geoscience Majors' Research Presentations as part of the Earth Talk Series.

Healthy Monday (12/1/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/1/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 12/1/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness and the Public Health Club will present "Yoga for Newbies" as part of Healthy Monday.

Fit Stop (12/2/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/2/2014 Start Time: 11:00 AM
End Date: 12/2/2014 End Time: 12:00 PM

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex

WSU Health and Wellness will partner with the Outdoor Recreation Club and student advocates to offer the Winter Outdoor Recreation Fit Stop.

Grief and Loss Support Group (12/2/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/2/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 12/2/2014 End Time: 5:30 PM

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 222

WSU Counseling and Wellness Services will offer a support group to students who have lost a loved one. The group provides information about the grief process and offers opportunities to share in a small group setting.

Chamber Ensembles (12/2/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/2/2014 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 12/2/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold a concert featuring the Chamber Ensembles, coordinated by Donald Lovejoy.

WSU Observatory (12/2/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/2/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 12/2/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Wellness Wednesday (12/3/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/3/2014 Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Date: 12/3/2014

Winona State University - Integrated Wellness Complex
Room: 138

WSU Health and Wellness Services will host "Color Me Calm" as part of Wellness Wednesday. The event will focus on activities that help you relieve stress. 

Wednesdays With Winston (12/3/2014)

WSU
Start Date: 12/3/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 12/3/2014 End Time: 5:00 PM
WSU Counseling Services will offer a support group for students. They can come with a variety of issues including stress, homesickness, adjust struggles, anxiety or depression. Therapy dog Winston will be available during the group time.

President Olson DJs for KQAL (12/4/2014)

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Start Date: 12/4/2014 Start Time: 4:30 PM
End Date: 12/4/2014 End Time: 6:30 PM

Winona State University

WSU President Scott Olson will DJ for campus radio KQAL. The theme for this event will be sustainable futures.

WSU Observatory (12/4/2014)

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Start Date: 12/4/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 12/4/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Jazz Holiday Dance (12/5/2014)

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Start Date: 12/5/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 12/5/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Jefferson's Riverside Center

The WSU Music Department will hold the Annual Jazz Holiday Dance.

Messiah Sing-In (12/6/2014)

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Start Date: 12/6/2014 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 12/6/2014

Winona State University - Somsen Hall
Room: Harriet Johnson Auditorium

The WSU Music Department will hold a Messiah Sing-In, conducted by Harry Mechell.

Holiday Concert (12/7/2014)

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Start Date: 12/7/2014 Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Date: 12/7/2014

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Main Stage

The WSU Music Department will hold the Holiday Concert Featuring the WSU Chamber Orchestra and Symphonic Wind Ensemble.

WSU Observatory (12/9/2014)

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Start Date: 12/9/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 12/9/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Wednesdays With Winston (12/10/2014)

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Start Date: 12/10/2014 Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 12/10/2014 End Time: 5:00 PM
WSU Counseling Services will offer a support group for students. They can come with a variety of issues including stress, homesickness, adjust struggles, anxiety or depression. Therapy dog Winston will be available during the group time.

WSU Observatory (12/11/2014)

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Start Date: 12/11/2014 Start Time: 8:00 PM
End Date: 12/11/2014 End Time: 10:00 PM

Winona State University - Minné Hall
Room: WSU Observatory

The WSU Observatory will be open this semester on Tuesdays and Thursdays that have clear skies. To find out if it is open or closed due to weather check the WSU Astronomy twitter page after 5 p.m.

Fall 2014 Commencement (12/12/2014)

Commencement
Start Date: 12/12/2014
End Date: 12/12/2014

Winona State University - McCown Gym

Fall 2014 Commencement ceremony. 

Classes Begin (1/12/2015)

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Start Date: 1/12/2015 All Day
End Date: 1/12/2015

Winona State University

Spring 2015 classes begin. 

For more information, visit WSU's academic calendar

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. - Dave Dennis (1/20/2015)

Dave Dennis
Start Date: 1/20/2015
End Date: 1/20/2015
WSU's Inclusion & Diversity office will host speaker Dave Dennis. 

Dennis is an active Democratic representative, and has participated and organized many challenges. Challenges include the Louisiana Democratic Party, which represented the first tie African American delegates were a majority on the seat, and the challenge to the Democratic National Convention. 

Dennis was also one of the first Freedom Riders on the Freedom Bus Ride from Montgomery, Ala., to Jackson Miss. 

Music Education Workshop (1/31/2015)

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Start Date: 1/31/2015 Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Date: 1/31/2015 End Time: 12:30 PM

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: 156

The WSU Music Department will host Karen Howard as she holds a workshop on "Bringing the Music and Dance of West Africa into the Music Classroom: Developing a Pedagogy for World Music."

"A Standing Ground" (1/31/2015)

Start Date: 1/31/2015 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 1/31/2015

Historical Masonic Theater

Wendell Berry's Reader's Theatre will present "A Standing Ground." The event includes local farmers reading Berry's work and talking about why they farm, including photographs and music. 

Partners for the project are the Land Stewardship Project and WSU's Jim Armstrong's English 412 class.

Composite Materials Engineering Open House (2/7/2015)

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Start Date: 2/7/2015 Start Time: 1:30 PM
End Date: 2/7/2015 End Time: 3:45 PM

Winona State University - Stark Hall
Room: 103

The WSU Miller Brothers School of Engineering will hold a Open House for Composite Materials Engineering program. Two $100 scholarships will be awarded at this event.

The event will include admission procedure, presentations by graduates and a tour of the facility. 

Dancescape 2015 (2/12/2015 - 2/14/2015)

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Start Date: 2/12/2015
End Date: 2/14/2015 End Time: Midnight

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Vivian R. Fusillo Main Stage Theatre

The WSU Department of Theatre and Dance will hold Dancescape 2015. The event showcases original choreography and performances by students and professors.

Common Book Panel Discussion (2/16/2015)

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Start Date: 2/16/2015 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 2/16/2015
WSU will hold the panel discussion "Food and Action" as part of the Common Book Series.

All University Assessment Day (2/18/2015)

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Start Date: 2/18/2015 Start Time: 8:00 AM
End Date: 2/18/2015 End Time: 3:30 PM

Winona State University

All University Assessment Day.

Labs and Classes beginning before 3:30 p.m. are canceled. 

Dessert Theatre (2/28/2015)

Start Date: 2/28/2015 Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 2/28/2015

Winona State University

The WSU Music Department will hold Dessert Theatre.

Spring 2015 Midterms (3/6/2015)

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Start Date: 3/6/2015 All Day
End Date: 3/6/2015

Winona State University

Study hard! 

Spring Break (3/7/2015 - 3/15/2015)

WSU
Start Date: 3/7/2015
End Date: 3/15/2015 End Time: Midnight

Winona State University

Spring Break, no classes. 

MnSCU Undergraduate Symposium (4/13/2015)

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Start Date: 4/13/2015
End Date: 4/13/2015

Winona State University

WSU will host the MnSCU Undergraduate Symposium. The symposium is open to all disciplines for both oral and poster presentations. 

Abstracts for presentations will be due in late February.

THAD Presents "August: Osage County" (4/15/2015 - 4/18/2015)

WSU
Start Date: 4/15/2015
End Date: 4/18/2015 End Time: Midnight

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center

The WSU Department of Theatre and Dance will perform "August: Osage County" by Tracy Letts. The story is a dark comedy about a dysfunctional family.

Music Education Workshop (4/18/2015)

WSU
Start Date: 4/18/2015 Start Time: 8:30 AM
End Date: 4/18/2015 End Time: 12:30 PM

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: 156

The WSu Music Department will host Joanna Cortright as she holds a workshop on "Listening Critically and Responding Creatively."

Senior Dance Recital (4/27/2015 - 4/28/2015)

WSU
Start Date: 4/27/2015
End Date: 4/28/2015 End Time: Midnight

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Vivian R. Fusillo Main Stage Theatre

The WSU Department of Theatre and Dance will hold the Senior Dance Recital.

THAD Presents "24-Hour Theatre" (4/27/2015)

WSU
Start Date: 4/27/2015 Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 4/27/2015

Winona State University - Performing Arts Center
Room: Dorothy B. Magnus

The WSU Department of Theatre and Dance will hold "24-Hour Theatre." The event is student-produced. The participants have 24 hours to to write, direct, act and perform three short productions.