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

Minimum wage increase not the right answer

Ryan Taylor, Opinion Writer April 18, 2018

The federal minimum wage currently sits at $7.25 an hour. Recently there have been discussions to increase that to rates of up to $15 an hour, and some cities have already taken steps to make that...

Rainbow Alliance hosts annual drag show

Ryan Taylor, Writer April 11, 2018

The Rainbow Alliance for H.O.P.E. held the 2018 UWO drag show in the Reeve Ballroom on Friday. The event featured headliners Taylor Ashton and Certified Sexy Burlesque. UWO also welcomed back Vivian...

Free speech must protect all language

Ryan Taylor, Opinion Writer April 11, 2018

On March 21 vlogger Mark Meechan, otherwise known by his YouTube alias, Count Dankula, was found guilty of a hate crime for a “grossly offensive” prank that he posted. He had taught his girlfriend’s...

Gun bans won’t end shootings

Ryan Taylor, Opinion Writer March 28, 2018

  Assault: a violent physical or verbal attack. Weapon: something used to injure, defeat or destroy. By these two Merriam-Webster definitions, an assault weapon should be defined as anything...

Third annual UWO Free School prommotes the importance of sustainability

Ryan Taylor, News Writer March 14, 2018

The Student Environmental Action Coalition provided students and community members more information about sustainability after it hosted its Free School event for the third year in a row on Saturday, March...

Ice carving, broom ball, Penny Wars, oh my!

Ryan Taylor, News Writer March 1, 2018

Reeve Union Board’s annual Winter Carnival began on Friday, Feb. 23 and included winter festivities such as ice sculpting, broomball, banner decorating, Penny Wars and trivia. The festivities will...

UWO Greek Life community honors outstanding members, good deeds

Ryan Taylor, News Writer February 22, 2018

The Greek Life awards ceremony on Sunday was an opportunity for the UW Oshkosh Greek community to look back on their accomplishments over the last year and come together to work on fostering brotherhood...

Students show knowledge in Black History Month Trivia

Ryan Taylor, Photographer February 15, 2018

Students had the opportunity Thursday to learn more about prominent black figures in the sports, music and film industries at the Black History Month trivia night. The event was hosted by the Black...

Students participate in Self Care Health Fair

Ryan Taylor February 8, 2018

The Self Care Health Fair provided students with an opportunity to interact with campus and community organizations that all shared a common goal: getting on the right path for the semester. The...

Net neutrality vital to keeping the Internet free

Ryan Taylor, Opinion Writer November 18, 2015

Every day millions of people log on to the Internet. Among these millions are college students who access the Internet in order to complete assignments or just to take a break from their academics. Net...

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