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UW Oshkosh Police award safe students

Cari Fehler

September 21, 2016

When Kurt Leibold took over as chief of campus police at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh in February 2016, he noticed that many students and faculty were crossing streets in violation of pedestrian laws. This prompted a partnership with a criminal justice class to collect data on exactly how prevalent...

Greek Life contributes to UWO community

Alex Nemec

September 21, 2016

As stereotypes and stigmas continue to grow about Greek Life on college campuses, UW Oshkosh students are trying to change the way society sees fraternities and sororities. Austin Karraker, president of the Interfraternity council at UWO, said Greek Life stereotypes are overplayed in the world, especially in Hollywood. “When you go and you wa...

Changes coming to student worker compensation

Ti Windisch

September 21, 2016

"UW System student governance representatives will see a new method of being paid after the 2016 fall semester. UW System President Ray Cross notified UW campuses via email that classifying student governance representatives as independent contractors, which UW Oshkosh had previously done, is “no...

Career Connect links UWO with jobs

Ti Windisch

September 21, 2016

"As a part of the UW System’s new 2020FWD strategic framework, a new tool called Career Connect has been launched to help UW Oshkosh students, among others, find jobs and internships. Career Connect is a website that will help UW System students find work both during and after their academic careers,...

Armed robberies occur near UWO

Nicole Horner

September 21, 2016

A man was assaulted and robbed while walking down High Avenue around 12:45 a.m. on Sunday. Later that morning, a Titan Alert was sent out describing the incident, which involved four suspects. “One of the males in the group struck the male victim in the face, and the group of suspects then took his...

Embrace the Experience

September 15, 2016

[media-credit name="Courtesy of UW Oshkosh" align="alignleft" width="240"][/media-credit]                 By: Chancellor Andrew Leavitt Welcome back to a new academic year! The first week back after summer break is always the best. We all start with a clean slate and have nothing but opportunity in front ...

Oshkosh heads UW System new vision

Ti Windisch

September 14, 2016

"The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents approved a new framework for the UW System that coincided with a new strategic plan instituted at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. According to UW Oshkosh Chancellor Andrew Leavitt, the vision for UW Oshkosh purposefully resembles the 2020FWD plan set...

Party.0 picks up steam with fundraising

Jessica Johnson

September 14, 2016

Party.0, an organization dedicated to helping college students across the nation host sober parties, launched a crowdfunding campaign on Sept. 6 to support its upcoming national tour. “We raised over 30 percent within 24 hours,” Jake White, Party.0 executive director and University of Wisconsin...

Email hacks send spam to UWO students

Ti Windisch

September 14, 2016

Over the summer, many UW Oshkosh students received malicious emails containing links to viruses in their campus email inboxes. Information Security Administrator Richard Montano said the emails were sent out because one UWO student’s email was hacked, and then used to send the virus-bearing ema...

Presidential race heats up with election looming

Daniel Ihrig

September 14, 2016

As the November 8 election for President of the United States nears, the presidential candidates continue to jockey for position. According to Politico Magazine’s Bill Scher, the month of June saw the final days of primaries, which lead to Hillary Clinton (Democrat) and Jill Stein (Green Party) to...

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