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

Wisconsin came in at No. 7 out of 47 states analyzed for percentage of its graduates with debt.

Wisconsin graduates seventh for debt

Sophia Voight, Reporter October 23, 2019

As the $1.6 trillion student loan debt crisis continues to buffet the nation, Wisconsin graduates are being affected especially hard. Wisconsin exceeds the national average for percentage of graduates...

The Present Age, started by two brothers, plays a backyard show in Oshkosh.

Being in a band not all glitz and glam

Rachel Ryan, Reporter October 23, 2019

From hardcore punk shows at Jambayla to roaring jazz orgies at Becket’s, Oshkosh has always had a booming local music scene, and a number of these bands develop close friendships or improve family ties...

International Pronouns Day promotes safe spaces

Amber Brockman, Assistant News Editor October 23, 2019

International Pronouns Day, a day dedicated to making respecting, sharing and educating individuals about personal pronouns commonplace, took place on Oct. 16. “The goal is to normalize the sharing...

Indigenous peoples day

Lydia Westedt, News Reporter October 23, 2019

The first-ever statewide observance of Indigenous Peoples Day in Wisconsin gives well-overdue recognition to the first people who lived here, Inter-Tribal Student Organization President Tatum DePerry said. DePerry...

NCCA recognized organization comes to campus

Lexi Wojcik-Kretchmer, News Reporter October 23, 2019

Last month, “Fit Fest” was hosted in the UWO Student Recreation and Wellness Center from the 26th to the 29th. Fitness professionals and aspiring fitness professionals were encouraged to attend. Fit...

OSA partners with Rent College Pads

OSA partners with Rent College Pads

Kaitlyn Scoville, News reporter October 23, 2019

The Oshkosh Student Association passed a bill Oct. 14 that brought UW Oshkosh into a partnership with a website known as Rent College Pads. OSA Vice President Ian McDonald created the bill. In a Facebook...

Trump repeals clean water regulation

Megan Behnke, News Reporter October 23, 2019

The Trump Administration last month announced a repeal of a 2015 Obama-era clean water rule that placed limits on polluting chemicals that could be used near streams, wetlands and other bodies of water. Two...

System officials double-down on Free Speech bill

Jack Tierney, Editor in Chief October 23, 2019

The UW System president and Board of Regents president confirmed their faith in the Campus Free Speech Act, supported marginalized students, talked about getting hired and asserted that Wisconsin is a...

Plagiarism records released: English prof. investigated for misconduct

Joseph Schulz, Managing Editor October 23, 2019

In September 2016, the UW Oshkosh department of English received information from an anonymous whistleblower that would cascade into a university investigation and a legal battle to keep records of the...

DOJ grant to curb domestic violence

Joseph Schulz, Managing Editor October 23, 2019

UW Oshkosh received a $300,000 federal grant that will be used to address the issue of sexual and interpersonal violence across all three UW Oshkosh campuses. The U.S. Department of Justice grant will...

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