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COVID-Safe Halloween activities

COVID-Safe Halloween activities
October 28, 2020

Halloween and the many holidays that follow leading into the new year present many challenges as communities across the world and country continue to grapple with rising coronavirus cases. The prospect...

Winnebago County Board of Supervisors postpones vote on health ordinance

Winnebago County Board of Supervisors postpones vote on health ordinance
Numerous board members claim they did not receive copies
October 21, 2020

The Winnebago County Board of Supervisors postponed its vote on an ordinance to give the county health officer power to enforce orders to prevent the spread of communicable diseases on Tuesday, after numerous...

What happens if a presidential candidate dies prior to election?

What happens if a presidential candidate dies prior to election?
October 21, 2020

What happens if a presidential candidate is unable to serve, through illness or death, prior to an election? In a normal election year, this question wouldn’t be on the mind of any average citizen. ...

UWO Chancellor Leavitt discusses leading a lab, COVID and furloughs

Carter Uslaber / The Advance-Titan — Chancellor Andrew Leavitt in his chemistry 105 class.
October 21, 2020

“I’m not a PC user, you’ll have to forgive me,” Chancellor — or rather, Dr. Andrew Leavitt told his chemistry 105 lab section Monday afternoon, as he swiveled around and pulled up a graphic of...

Supplemental reasons to wear a mask

Supplemental reasons to wear a mask
October 21, 2020

At this point, we should all be accustomed to having to wear a mask just about everywhere we go, and it doesn’t seem like this is a reality that will be changing anytime soon. Since it seems like...

Why stay on campus?

UWO’s Green Fund has approximately $40,000 to spend on student-driven projects to create a more sustainable campus.
October 21, 2020

With spring semester registration opening this week, many students are, for the first time, presented with the opportunity to register for a full load of online classes entirely by choice. As classes...

Judge rules Gov. Evers’ bar, restaurant capacity order back in place

October 21, 2020

Gov. Tony Evers’ statewide restriction on public gatherings to 25% of a building’s capacity is back in place following a northern Wisconsin judge’s ruling Monday. Barron County Circuit Court Judge...

Major sports stadiums used as polling stations

Courtesy of the Green Bay Packers
October 21, 2020

Voting season has arrived, and this time it is under very unusual circumstances. Due to the rise of COVID-19 cases — more than 8.1 million cases nationwide as of Monday, according to the Centers for...

OSA creates safety precautions for student org events

OSA creates safety precautions for student org events
October 14, 2020

Student org recognition The deadline for student organizations at UWO to gain re-recognition from the Oshkosh Student Association (OSA) is today. Organizations must complete the necessary re-recognition...

Life as a remote student during a pandemic

October 14, 2020

Every day starts just like the day before: my alarm wakes me up at 8 a.m. It’s time for me to get ready for a day of college classes, but something is very different. The room I’m waking up in is...

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