The Advance-Titan

Perkins Loan program expires, impacts financial resources for students

Jessica Zemlicka

October 29, 2015

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The end of the Federal Perkins loan means more than 20,000 low-income students in Wisconsin will not receive the additional funding to continue their education, according to Sen. Tammy Baldwin. “Since 1958, the Federal Perkins...

IAC stands behind University decision to cut athletic teams

Haley Walters

October 29, 2015

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When a small group of student athletes entered an open meeting with the Intercollegiate Athletic Committee on Oct. 15, they were looking for answers as to why their teams would no longer have a place at UW Oshkosh. Five days...

Intervention needed for drunk drivers

Katie Knox

October 29, 2015

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*Names have been changed to protect the identity of those involved. The Varsity Club is crammed for a Tuesday night--Specials include $2.50 double rail mix drinks and $2 tap beers—cheap for college students looking for a quick...

English Club, New Moon

Grace Riggert

October 29, 2015

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The UW Oshkosh English Club join forces with New Moon Café will host a weekly community-based writing workshop on Wednesdays starting Nov. 4 at 4 p.m. Coffee and Quill Creative Writing was an idea started by English Club member...

Queer game show welcomes all

Hilary Shandonay

October 29, 2015

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UW Oshkosh LGBTQ Resource Center hosted the Queer Game Show: Hollywood Squares on Wednesday Oct. 28 in the Reeve Memorial Union Theater. “Students compete against faculty and staff in this classic game show with a queer twist,” An LGB...

Titan TV, WRST attend national CBI conference

Alex Deehring

October 29, 2015

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UW Oshkosh’s Titan TV and WRST-FM worked along side other colleges nationwide on improving their programming at the College Broadcasters Inc. National Student Electronic Media Convention in Minneapolis this past weekend. The...

UW Oshkosh journalism department meets accreditation standards

Jessica Johnson

October 21, 2015

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The UW Oshkosh journalism department was deemed compliant in all nine standards after being evaluated by a team from the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. The ACEJMC has the following nine...

Players wear hearts on sleeve

Haley Walters

October 21, 2015

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When the UW Oshkosh men’s soccer team takes the field for the remainder of its 2015 season, the players will be wearing black armbands to raise awareness for a program on the verge of collapsing. The armbands are a grassroots effort though...

Bass, Coleman named Homecoming royalty

Grace Riggert

October 21, 2015

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Barbara Bass and Trenton Coleman were announced as this year’s Homecoming royalty during halftime of the football game on Saturday, Oct. 17. According to Assistant Director for Student Involvement, Missy Burgess, in total 1,454 pe...

Local man suffers gunshot wound near UWO

Grace Riggert

October 15, 2015

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A 47-year-old man was flown to UW-Hospital in Madison after he was found with a life-threatening gun shot wound to the head. Oshkosh Police received reports Wednesday at 12:05 a.m. of the man sitting in a vehicle near the 600...

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