Maggie Simone profile

February 23, 2015

OSWEGO, N.Y. – Maggie Lamond Simone has dealt with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) for her entire life. She did not know that there was a name for what she was going through until a few years back.

The release of her book entitled “Body Punishment,” detailing her struggles throughout her life marks the beginning of her journey into being able to openly talk about her illness. Continue reading

Winkworth’s adventure

September 5, 2013

OSWEGO, N.Y. – Summers are typically a time for adventure, fun, and spontaneity. Ted Winkworth took this idea, and he ran with it (or rather, he rode with it.) This summer, Oswego State’s former alcohol and other drug program coordinator embarked on the journey of a lifetime: an intercontinental motorcycle tour. The first few months of Winkworth’s trip have taken him all the way across the continental U.S.

Winkworth mapped out his journey so far yesterday, and realized how expansive it has been.

“It goes west, it goes north up to the Dakotas, and then it goes to Utah, and then back through Colorado to Tennessee, to Georgia and then back around the bottom of the United States, up the coast of California,” said Winkworth. “Then it was back through Utah, down to New Mexico, and then back to Tennessee, then up here. Yeah, it’s been insane. I did this and laughed about how pointless it all seems.” Continue reading