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Robbery reveals safety procedure concerns

Robbery reveals safety procedure concerns

Advance-Titan Staff

November 29, 2018

On Nov. 14, an armed robbery occurred at UW Oshkosh at Reeve Memorial Union near the UW Credit Union entrance. University Police Chief Kurt Leibold said that the robbery was a targeted threat and not an active shooter situation. Student responses to how the event was handled varied from being...

Letter to the Editor

Mariah Boye

November 29, 2018

If the age-old saying is true — you get what you pay for — is free college going to provide opportunity, or will it lead to entitlement and a drop in the quality of education? In my experience, the things given freely to me are generally taken for granted; however, the things that I have worked for...

Letter to the Editor

Adam VanHandel

November 29, 2018

A problem for college students is that not enough of them utilize all of the campus academic resources that are readily available to them. I use these resources myself and they are very beneficial to my learning as a college student. It is a good idea to use these campus academic resources because...

Media focuses heavily on shooters

Joshua Mounts, Columnist

November 29, 2018

The United States has been facing a variety of domestic problems over the last decade and a seemingly rapid increase in the number of shootings or other gun-related violence. As is the case with most issues within the country, there are people on both sides of the gun control debate. Guns and the regulatio...

Purpose of Women’s Center misunderstood by many

Purpose of Women’s Center misunderstood by many

Advance Titan

November 15, 2018

Women’s Centers are a common component to many college campuses, UW Oshkosh included, that offer promotion and education on gender equity. The Women’s Center is a campus resource that all students should be aware of during their time at UWO. However, students know very little or nothing at...

Birthright citizenship executive order opposed

Birthright citizenship executive order opposed

A-T Staff

November 8, 2018

Last week, President Donald Trump said he was preparing an executive order to eliminate birthright citizenship, which is currently considered a constitutional right. However, this plan has been met with backlash, some of it even coming from Trump’s party. House Speaker Paul Ryan, a strong supporter...

Men’s centers should be considered on all college campuses

Jesse Szweda, Writer

November 8, 2018

If you’ve been a student at this University for any amount of time, odds are you’ve probably heard that we have a Women’s Center. Our campus is not unique in this regard. All around the nation, campus women’s centers seek to serve the student population by offering support for female students an...

Hyperpartisanship caused by both political parties

Hyperpartisanship caused by both political parties

Joshua Mounts, writer

November 8, 2018

Tis’ the season — election season, and since it is the season, why not talk about our two-party system? The trend of hyperpartisanship has led to a virtual stalemate within American politics. Both sides of the political aisle have essentially become so stubborn that neither side allows for...

UWO respondes to Trump’s proposal to define sex

UWO respondes to Trump’s proposal to define sex

October 31, 2018

Last week the Trump administration announced a proposal to legally define gender as a “biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia at birth.” The proposal has faced backlash from the LGBTQ+ community with rallies being held over the weekend. There have also been several social...

Letter to the Editor

Abby Reich

October 31, 2018

Today, women are still struggling to become leaders in their organizations. According to a study by Pew Research, “​only 26 women are in CEO roles at Fortune 500 companies, making up 5.2 percent of the female population” even now in 2018. Women are always trying to climb up the corporate...

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