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

What can be done to reduce harm by AR-15s

Anya Kelley, News Editor May 3, 2023

The company ArmaLite was founded 1954 in Hollywood, California. They received funding from the Fairchild Engine and Airplane Corporation which turned into Fairchild-Republic, a military aircraft manufacturer. AR...

Embrace artificial intelligence

Jon Hesselman, Writer May 3, 2023

In today's fast-paced and technology-driven world, productivity tools like the artificial intelligence powered chatbot ChatGPT are becoming an essential part of the professional landscape. Companies...

Aubrie Selsmeyer / Advance-Titan - According to research conducted by Gitnux, “The U.S. resale industry is estimated to have annual revenues of $17.5 billion, including
antique stores.” Thrifting and reselling is not a new mainstream trend. People have been making a living out of it for years.

Thank you…it’s thrifted!

Aubrie Selsmeyer, Opinion Editor May 3, 2023

Scavenging through someone else’s hand-me-downs may not appeal to everyone, but those who choose to take it seriously.  The negative stigma that used to follow thrifting has taken a 180.  I can’t...

Michael Buckner / Advance-Titan

Got a case of the Sunday Scaries?

Kelly Hueckman, Managing Editor May 3, 2023

Do you find yourself wasting more of your Sunday trying to figure out what to do rather than actually getting anything done? Do you feel like your weekend responsibilities have piled up at the last...

Courtesy of Ashlynne Amundson - Morgan Wallen kicks off his One Night At A Time Tour at American Family Field with back-to-back nights April 14 & 15.

Let’s talk performance etiquette

Mattie Beck, Arts & Entertainment Editor April 26, 2023

Concerts have been a big deal in post-COVID-19 life, with many people attending at least one concert yearly. From concerts to music festivals, people attend concerts to see their favorite artists or...

UWO should resurface the track

Joseph Hertel, Writer April 26, 2023

UW Oshkosh athletics holds 32 NCAA Division III national championships and 112 trophies (the top four teams get trophies at nationals.)  And if we add sports like women's and men's gymnastics that...

Courtesy of Fox Valley Army ROTC Battalion - Cadet Emily Rivero ascends a rope as a part of the confidence obstacle course out at Fort McCoy.

Beyond the textbook: UW Oshkosh ROTC students taught skills that last a lifetime

Aubrie Selsmeyer, Opinion Editor April 20, 2023

Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) teaches students lessons and leadership skills that far outweigh what can be taught in a standard classroom.  Members of the UW Oshkosh ROTC set off in Black...

Advance-Titan File Photo - According to Grieve Law, “In the state of Wisconsin, as of February 7, 2022, knowingly possessing or
consuming alcohol from age 17-20 will result in a $100 forfeiture.”

Friendly spring crawl reminders

Aubrie Selsmeyer, Opinion Editor April 12, 2023

The term ‘pub crawl’ is no foreign word to UW Oshkosh students. It is the time of year when college students indulge themselves in alcohol from sunrise to sundown, hopping from house parties to front...

Photo Courtesy of Geri Tech - According to Insider Intelligence, TikTok is predicted to reach
834.5 million monthly users by the end of 2023.

TikTok twofold: constitutional rights v.s. national security

Aubrie Selsmeyer, Opinion Editor April 12, 2023

TikTok, the popular social media platform for publishing short videos, is under fire by the United States government for speculated security breaches. Although no concrete evidence has proven this accusation,...

Michael Buckner / Advance-Titan - Universities are doing their part in offering affordable emergency contraceptive pills for female students as Walgreens fails to live up to
their word. Boston University is offering emergency contraceptive pills for $7.25 in comparison to a $50 Plan B from Walgreens.

Reproductive rights neglected

Anya Kelley, News Editor April 5, 2023

In the wake of the overturning of Roe v. Wade, the Food and Drug Administration finalized a certificate that allows retail pharmacies to sell mifepristone and misoprostol: a drug duo used to terminate...

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