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

Winnebago County Judge Scott Woldt, as told to Leo Costello

Leo Costello, FIXED Writer September 30, 2020

"I started [working as a judge] in January of 2004 and I quickly learned that the majority of the people that came in front of me were here with drug and alcohol-related issues, so I knew there was...

Goodbye Grads: Leo Costello

Goodbye Grads: Leo Costello

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor December 4, 2019

The Advance-Titan entered my life when I needed some serious guidance. It was my second year at UWO and I was feeling very lost, having no more interest in my English education major. Shortly after...

Recipe for a great professor

Recipe for a great professor

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor December 4, 2019

As a nontraditional student, I’ve been on campus for a long time, experiencing dozens of professors and lecturers during my stay at UW Oshkosh. I enrolled at UWO in fall 2009 as an English education...

A thrifty guide to buying textbooks

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor December 4, 2019

I’ve accrued quite a hefty sum of overpriced textbook purchases throughout my college career, most of which didn’t need to be made. I’d like to offer you students a few tips for purchasing textbooks...

A comedy of (some) errors

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor December 4, 2019

The UW Oshkosh theatre department debuted their production of William Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors” to a mixed reception on Nov. 21. “Comedy” is one of Shakespeare’s earliest plays,...

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Lights and movement: UWO Fox Cities’ ‘Curious Incident’

Leo Costello, Editor November 21, 2019

"The lights come up. A boy looks down at a dog on the ground with a pitchfork in its side. The lights flash on and off like a heartbeat as the boy looks in horror. Who killed this dog? The UW Oshkosh...

Vector Marketing: Scam or lucrative business opportunity?

Vector Marketing: Scam or lucrative business opportunity?

Leo Costello, Editor November 21, 2019

"If you’ve walked through Reeve Memorial Union or Blackhawk Commons during your stay at UW Oshkosh, you’ve probably come across one of Vector Marketing’s recruitment tables. The table often has vague...

New playground  panders to adults

New playground panders to adults

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor November 7, 2019

As a lifetime resident of Oshkosh, the Little Oshkosh playground at Menominee Park, built by the community in 1997, was near and dear to my heart. Little Oshkosh was like an enormous wooden castle where...

Last Minute Halloween Costumes

Last Minute Halloween Costumes

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor November 1, 2019

Area 51 ‘Naruto’ Runner Be a meme lord this year by dressing up as one of the people who stormed Area 51 in September to free the aliens. Go find an alien plush toy to carry in order to really sell...

Poster for Nat Turner in Jerusalem

‘Nat Turner’ challenges audience

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor October 9, 2019

The UW Oshkosh theatre department debuted the first college performance of the 2016 one act play written by Nathan Alan Davis, “Nat Turner in Jerusalem,” last week, providing a profound and challenging...

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