Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

UW Oshkosh practice wrestling facility currently being renovated by Titan wrestling team.

Titan wrestlers volunteer to fix practice facility, save thousands

Evan Moris, Assistant Sports Editor September 26, 2018

The UW Oshkosh wrestling team has taken a hands-on approach this offseason by volunteering to be a part of the reconstruction and repair process of the Kolf sports center practice wrestling facilities...

UWO sophomore Noah O’Neill (left), junior Justin Skinkis (right), and freshman Kiernan Koepke (center) head towards the finish line at the Titan Fall Classic.

Men and women take top spots at home invite

Billy Piotrowski, Sports Writer September 26, 2018

"The Titan cross-country teams competed in the Titan Fall Classic last Friday. This marked the Titans’ second race of the season and took place at the Lake Breeze Golf Course in Winneconne, Wisconsin. It...

A poster on the McNair Scholars program is presented at the McNair Showcase.

Scholars present research from internship program

Joseph Schulz, News Writer September 26, 2018

UW Oshkosh’s McNair Scholars presented their research at the McNair Showcase on Tuesday at the Alumni Welcome and Conference Center. The event featured posters and displays of student research from...

Pictured above is Kezia C., surrounded by her juniors. Kezia is the senior midwife at Ross Road Public Health Clinic in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Social media tells real life stories: Africa

Megan Behnke, News Writer September 26, 2018

A lecture series, “Instagramming Everyday Africa” aimed to use technology in a way that changes stereotypes of underdeveloped countries. On Sept. 24, the geography department held the first of three...

Refugee statistics According to the UN Refugee Agency, 68.5 million individuals have been forcibly displaced across the world. Displacement is often due to persecution, conflict, violence and violations of human rights. One person becomes displaced every two seconds, 30 people are displaced every minute. One in every 110 people in the world is either an asylum-seeker, internally displaced or a refugee.

“Against All Odds” hosts refugee simulation

Holly Gilvary, News Writer September 26, 2018

The Winnebago County Literacy Council and UW Oshkosh professor Michael Fonkem collaborated to host “Against All Odds,” a refugee simulation workshop, at the Oshkosh Public Library on Saturday, Sept....

Five intramural teammates that everyone’s met

Calvin Skalet, Editor in Chief September 26, 2018

Try-Hard Texted the group chat about tonight’s game at 8 a.m. Literally skipped class to get a couple warm up shots in Calls their own fouls every 2 minutes The...

Parking comic

Students concerned with parking

September 26, 2018

UW Oshkosh Parking Services is a self-supported service that provides parking permits to students on campus, but there are positives and negatives that students find when using it. Being a self-supported...

Pictured above is a map of the states affected by Hurricane Florence.

Alumnus shares Hurricane Florence story

Bailey McClellan, Writer September 26, 2018

After Hurricane Florence wreaked havoc on North and South Carolina, residents like UW Oshkosh alumnus Zak Thompson said he faced and continues to face obstacles brought on by the storm. According to...

UW Oshkosh freshman midfielder Maddie Hill shields defender Allison McElwee of Concordia University.

UWO soccer defeated by Concordia University

Evan Moris, Assistant Sports Editor September 26, 2018

The UW Oshkosh women’s soccer team took to the field Sunday to face Concordia University Wisconsin. Despite dominating the game in possession, shots and shots on goal, the Titans fell short against...

UWO Hall of Fame to induct 7 former student-athletes

Evan Moris, Assistant Sports Editor September 26, 2018

UW Oshkosh will be inducting seven former student-athletes into the University’s Hall of Fame on Sunday, Oct. 14 at the Alumni Center and Welcome Center on the south end of the UWO campus. This will...

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