The Advance-Titan

Be aware of debt’s effect

February 25, 2016

Filed under Opinion

From the time students are old enough to understand what higher education is, they’re told it’s something they have to pursue. It’s almost socially unacceptable not to have a plan for life after high school and it’s even...

Concealed carry offers student an opportunity to protect themselves

Nate Proell

February 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

A 2015 CNN poll asked if people carrying guns in public places make those places safer. 35 percent of responders believed allowing gun owners to carry their weapons would result in higer levels of safety. More than 200 college...

Civic engagement must start locally

February 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Voting is everything in America. It’s the foundation of our democracy and, for most people, the pinnacle of civic involvement. Presidential election years are unique because they have a way of igniting supporters from both...

Aunt Flows salary paid in blood money

Jessica Zemlicka

February 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Students should rally against the pink tax on products and services like haircuts but also basic necessities like tampons. We already pay enough for tuition and those menstruating shouldn’t have to pay more for products in pink...

Flint crisis sheds light on infrastructure

February 11, 2016

Filed under Opinion

The relationship between a government and its people has been and always will be complicated. Especially in the United States where a two-party system splits public opinion on nearly every issue. Politicians and city officials...

A bucket list for your UWO career

December 10, 2015

Filed under Opinion

1. Wear sweatpants all day in public 2. Take a Titan Day 3. Park illegally in school lots 4. Take the elevator to the second floor of Sage 5. Pretend you aren’t gasping for air after walking up to the third or fourth floor of...

Graduation anxiety is OK

December 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

In mid-December, a new wave of UW Oshkosh graduates will embark on their adulthood journeys. Some consider this an exciting step toward bright futures, while others see it as stepping into a black abyss where everything is uncertain,...

Interim offers flexibility for a busy schedule

Stefan Jacobson

December 2, 2015

Filed under Opinion

As the semester winds down and students prepare for finals, others are gearing up for interim courses with the potential to expedite graduation, but interim may also be overwhelming and ineffective. Winter interim is a three-week...

Refugees deserve safe haven

November 18, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Governor Scott Walker said he will not support the settling of Syrian refugees in Wisconsin, adhering to the sentiments of about half of the governors in the country, most of whom are Republican. His announcement Monday came less...

Net neutrality vital to keeping the Internet free

Ryan Taylor, Opinion Writer

November 18, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Every day millions of people log on to the Internet. Among these millions are college students who access the Internet in order to complete assignments or just to take a break from their academics. Net neutrality affects everyone...

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