The Advance-Titan

Letter to the Editor

Adam VanHandel

November 29, 2018


Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

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


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

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


Filed under Opinion, Spotlight, Top Stories

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


Filed under Opinion, Spotlight, Staff Editorial, Top Stories

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


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

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


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

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

November 1, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Opinion Cartoon, Spotlight, Staff Editorial, Top Stories

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

November 1, 2018


Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

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...

Video game industry is growing, gaining more acceptance

Joshua Mounts, Columnist

November 1, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

For years it seems that being a “gamer,” or one who plays video games, has been quite a stigma. Over more recent years, this seems to have shifted a bit. Video gaming and the people who participate in the activity have been held in a negative light in the past. People haven’t considered the “sport” ...

Take time for mental health

Take time for mental health

October 25, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Opinion Cartoon, Spotlight, Staff Editorial, Top Stories

Sleeping and eating are both healthy habits that should be considered important for college students to do throughout their time in school. However, not getting enough sleep and not eating seems to be more prominent for students and can sometimes be glamorized. A study by the University of Georgia...

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