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Happiness is more than a good time

Emily Reise

October 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Happiness may be the most sought after and elusive state of consciousness throughout history. The framers of our nation have made the pursuit of happiness a personal right. Some of the greatest philosophers in history have declared happiness the purpose of a human life....

Cut teams deserve a chance

September 30, 2015

Filed under Opinion

By now most UW Oshkosh students know that both the men’s soccer and tennis teams are scheduled to be cut at the end of the year. The decision was made public in an April press release that few athletes or coaches could have predicted. Despite UWO Athletic Director ...

Letter to the editor

Leo Costello

September 30, 2015

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

The following is a public service message to anyone who has ever gotten offended. Maybe I’m in the minority here, or perhaps I have a sprinkle of sociopathic tendencies in my conscience that makes me feel nothing, but I never...

Redefine wealth through study abroad program

Emily Reise

September 30, 2015

Filed under Opinion

A common expression is “traveling is the only thing that you buy that makes you richer.” While it is true that investing in stocks or working two jobs can make you monetarily richer, traveling and studying abroad can make...

Planned Parenthood is an invaluable resource

September 23, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Governor Scott Walker’s uninspiring presidential run may have come to an end, but the backwards policies of his administration remain a fixture in Wisconsin. The state’s Legislature recently introduced two bills that aim to...

Unchecked consumerism is dangerous for society

Emily Reise

September 23, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Back-to-school shopping is a yearly tradition for most students at the end of summer to buy new clothes and school supplies. Large department stores set aside a section and decorate the shelves with shiny notebooks and colored...

Be Wary of Walker’s return

Jake Batterman

September 23, 2015

Filed under Opinion

On Monday, the crowded field of Republican presidential candidates got a little smaller when Gov. Scott Walker announced he was putting an end to his short-lived presidential campaign due to a lack of funding. However, students shouldn’t let out a sigh of relief just yet....

E-cigs should be regulated

September 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion

College students have long had an oral fixation with the various tobacco products that line the shelves of nearly every convenience store. The dangers of traditional smoking are well documented, but the safety debate continues over new te...

Connecting with professors and getting involved improves first year

Katrina Schiedemeyer

September 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Freshman year can be filled with nerves, excitement, and anticipation of the semesters ahead, and adjusting to college life can be very different from the flow of high school. However, it doesn’t need to be as daunting as many...

A vote for Bernie Sanders is a vote for higher education

Emilie Hedeimann

September 16, 2015

Filed under Opinion

With the presidential election right around the corner, UW Oshkosh students may be considering for whom they’ll vote. If they’re considering Bernie Sanders, if he obtains the Democratic National Committee nomination of course,...

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