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Life as a woman on campus

Lauren Reidinger, Columnist

September 26, 2019

The first six weeks of the school year are called the “Red Zone,” a period of time where an unsettling number of campus sexual assaults take place. Although sexual assaults happen all the time, this is when the number of occurrences spike on college campuses. When I was a freshman here at UW Oshkosh,...

‘Hollywood’s Bleeding’ is pure lyrical perfection

Lauren Reidinger, Columnist

September 26, 2019

Post Malone finally dropped his latest album “Hollywood’s Bleeding” on Sept. 6 and I am ALL for it. It’s been an excruciatingly long year since his last album “Beerbongs & Bentleys” dropped in April of 2018, and just when I thought it couldn’t get any better, Posty did it again with full...

UWO alumni-made ‘Gags the Clown’ struggles to terrify

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Owen Peterson, Columnist

September 19, 2019

While Pennywise is currently out terrifying audiences in the second-largest opening horror movie ever, an independent group of UW Oshkosh alumni screened their own scary clown movie at Reeve Memorial Union last Thursday. You might recall the short lived but bizarre craze that was the “clown...

College: A whole new world for a freshman

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Cory Sparks, Columnist

September 19, 2019

Wow, college is definitely a complete transformation from high school to say the least. However, I definitely don’t see that as a bad thing in the slightest. My first impression of UW Oshkosh and what it holds can be boiled down to these three terms: independence, reassurance and opportunity. Independence:...

Jaywalking into fines: When did crossing the street get so complicated?

Advance-Titan Staff

September 19, 2019

“Make sure to look both ways before crossing the street!” Nearly all of us heard this from our parents as kids. The University Police at UW Oshkosh have been taking this idea one step further by cracking down on pedestrian violations at the crosswalks in front of Dempsey and Sage Hall (Algoma...

Tinder bios translated, for your convenience

Ethan Uslabar, Arts & Entertainment editor

September 19, 2019

What it says: Over six feet if that matters What it means: Please, please, please validate me. What it says: “You miss 100% of the shots your don’t take” -Wayne Gretzky -Michael Scott What it means: Like this quote, I’m dreadfully unimaginative. What it says: Swipe the direction...

A’viands becomes UWO’s new food supplier

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Advance-Titan Staff

September 13, 2019

Veteran students at UW Oshkosh may have noticed a change of taste in the food on campus. Expert sniffers might have even noticed a slight change in the smell of the Reeve Marketplace. Your senses aren’t deceiving you. After years of Sodexo supplying all of the food on campus, their contract with...

So long D2L, hello Canvas

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Leo Costello, Opinion Editor

September 13, 2019

Those of us returning to campus this semester have had to adapt to a change that left many irritated and worried: D2L was replaced by something called “Canvas” over the summer. Since “Desire-2-Learn” was the primary way students could access course materials, submit assignments, check grades...

Lack of UWO vaccination policy injects concern

Lack of UWO vaccination policy injects concern

A-T staff

May 9, 2019

A misguided public health concern over vaccinations has led to the quarantine of seven schools and two universities, a 300% increase in measles cases worldwide and the greatest number of measles cases in the U.S. since its elimination over 19 years ago. The anti-vax movement has begun to make its...

“Boeing Boeing” takes flight

Bernard, Robert and two stewardesses fill the stage of Fredric March Theatre with their comedic personas.

Leo Costello, Columnist

May 9, 2019

UW Oshkosh’s final play of the season opened Thursday night as a few planes coincidentally flew low over the Fredric March Theater minutes before the show began. “Boeing Boeing,” a play about as bouncy and playful as the title itself, takes place in Paris in the 1960s, following a bachelor named...

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