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Decade of Despair

Decade of Despair

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor

October 3, 2019

Decade of Despair: Depression caused me to take 10 years to graduate: Learn from me Since there may be some students who have recently failed their first exam of the semester or have stopped attending classes, I thought this would be the perfect time to share my personal 10-year battle with clinical de...

Fishnets & lipstick: Experiencing ‘Rocky Horror’

Fishnets & lipstick: Experiencing ‘Rocky Horror’

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor

September 25, 2019

The Time Community Theater in downtown Oshkosh held its biggest annual event on Saturday: a screening of the 1975 cult classic, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” preceded by interactive games and costume contests. “Rocky,” as it’s referred to by fans, due to its LGBTQ themes and inten...

History Club shows brutal horrors of Holocaust with ‘The Pianist’

History Club shows brutal horrors of Holocaust with ‘The Pianist’

Owen Peterson, Columnist

September 25, 2019

Throughout September, UW Oshkosh has hosted a number of Holocaust-related events, ranging from exhibits about Auschwitz to speeches from Holocaust survivors. On Sept. 18, following a speech by Holocaust survivor Eva Zaret and a discussion on how to teach about the Holocaust in American schools, the UWO His...

Life as a woman on campus

Lauren Reidinger, Columnist

September 25, 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 25, 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

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

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

College: A whole new world for a freshman

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

A’viands becomes UWO’s new food supplier

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...

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