Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

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Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

The Cabinet’s Student Director Joy Evans prepares to cut a ribbon at the food pantry’s opening ceremony. Chancellor Leavitt and Karen Walsh, a member of the UW System Board of Regents, both spoke at the event.

Food pantry opens in Reeve Union

Carter Uslabar, Editor In Chief February 12, 2020

The Cabinet, UW Oshkosh’s new campus food pantry, opened Tuesday afternoon in Reeve Memorial Union’s Titan Underground and will be open to all Oshkosh campus students. The Cabinet was created in...

Polk Library budget cuts continue into the Spring semester, resulting in loss of resources.

Budget cuts constrain Polk Library resources

Adam Fishnick, Reporter February 12, 2020

Cuts to Polk Library’s budget continue as the spring semester gets underway, causing the library to lose resources. Polk Library Director Sarah Neises said the price for online databases increases 3-5%...

Stop the Bleed kits are attached to automated external defibrillators around the UWO campus.

Stop the Bleed kits donated to UWO

Amber Brockman, News Editor February 12, 2020

Aurora Medical Center donated 30 “Stop the Bleed” kits to UW Oshkosh in an effort to increase safety on campus during emergency situations. “These kits are designed to save lives when someone...

Michael Stensland (left) and Ben Baker (right) demo their new track, Please Dont.

‘Please Don’t’ expected to please online audience

Carter Uslabar , Editor in Chief February 12, 2020

The UW Oshkosh pop duo, ‘The Astronomers,’ comprised of Ben Baker and Michael Stensland, is releasing their latest and most highly anticipated single, “Please Don’t,” on Friday. Baker and...

Illustrations by Susan Lor

Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gifts

Sophia Voight, Opinion Editor February 12, 2020

The most romantic day of the year is finally upon us: Valentine’s Day. The sweet smell of roses and carnations now fill the air while hearts seemingly adorn every inch of available wall space. It’s...

Graphic by Tatum Spevacek

Respect gender-neutral pronouns

Sophia Voight, Opinion Editor February 12, 2020

The use of gender-neutral pronouns have risen in popularity in the past few years, as has the backlash towards their use and the people who use them. Pronouns such as they/them/theirs and ze/zir/zirs...

Mens Basketball splits series, drops to second in WlAC

Mens Basketball splits series, drops to second in WlAC

Neal Hogden, Sports Writer February 12, 2020

The UW Oshkosh men’s basketball team split a pair of competitive games over the past week, dropping them to second in the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference standings. On Saturday, UWO...

Courtesy of UW Oshkosh Photoshelter Junior Paige Mayhew  performs an aerial on the balance beam at a home meet on Jan. 17, 2020.

Gymnastics edged out by UW-Whitewater

Gregory Sense , Sports Editor February 12, 2020

"The UW Oshkosh gymnastics team had a strong showing at the Harley-Davidson Women’s Gymnastics Invitational in Milwaukee on Friday scoring 187.825 points, finishing second to UW-Whitewater’s 188.925...

Inconsistent Titans show flashes of brilliance

Cory Sparks , Assistant Sports Editor February 12, 2020

"Since the beginning of winter, UW Oshkosh women’s basketball has had a rollercoaster sequence of games. Currently possessing a 12-9 record with a 5-5 record in conference play, the Titans are fifth...

Track and Field shows out at Big Dawg Invitational

Josh Woolwine, Sports Writer February 12, 2020

The UW Oshkosh men’s track team took home the title at the UW-Stevens Point Big Dawg Invitational on Saturday, with the women finishing in 2nd at the same meet. The Titan men showed why they’re...

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