The Advance-Titan

Street preachers provide interactions for students

Jesse Szweda, Opinion Columnist

October 18, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

Like other students at this University, I had a Christian upbringing, which meant I got to hear plenty of preaching throughout my childhood. However, this preaching always took place within a church on Sunday morning. It wasn’t until I went to college that I discovered some Christians actually preac...

Landlords take advantage of students

Joshua Mounts, Opinion Columnist

October 18, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

Almost every student deals with landlords during their college experience. Some students deal with different landlords over their years in college, and others choose to stick with the same company throughout their years. But the fact still stands: you will probably deal with a less-than-ideal landlord sooner or ...

Student sexual health is important

Student sexual health is important

Staff

October 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Spotlight, Staff Editorial, Top Stories

The UW Oshkosh Health Center offers many health care services to students including services related to sexual health. As young adults, sexual education and health is important for students to know in college but also in high school. Kristin Walker, K-12 Oshkosh Area School District health coordinator,...

Humanities degrees deserve recognition

Jesse Szweda, Columnist

October 11, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

At the end of this semester, I will be graduating with an English degree, along with other students at this University. Studying the great works of literature that humanity has created throughout the centuries has left me with knowledge I will treasure for the rest of my life. However, there are some who...

Graffiti is an art form

Courtney Schuna, Columnist

October 11, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

Everyone has seen various types of graffiti around the world. Some believe it is vandalism, but it is actually a way for artists to express themselves. In his article “Is Graffiti Art?” Edward A. Brown said he believes that graffiti is just another art form people can take part in. “A...

Film, TV and radio creators should avoid remakes

Film, TV and radio creators should avoid remakes

Joshua Mounts, Opinion Writer

October 11, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

Nostalgia. A concept that captures the hearts, attention and wallets of society easier than just about anything else. Nostalgia is no foreign concept to businesses and content creators. In fact it’s been an extremely prevalent tool for them in the recent years. Rebooting, reimagining, republishing,...

UWO Students worried about budget cuts

UWO Students worried about budget cuts

October 4, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Spotlight, Staff Editorial, Top Stories

In January 2018, UW Oshkosh Chancellor Andrew Leavitt said he wanted to decrease the University’s budget by $9.5 million in the next two years by cutting spending, leading to classes being cut across majors. Students registering for classes have noticed these changes. UWO sophomore and anthropology...

Gen ed classes should be expanded

Gen ed classes should be expanded

Jesse Szweda, Opinion Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

General education classes are a significant part of the college experience, whether it’s history classes with the sleep-inducing power of a medical anesthetic or chemistry courses that induce tearful fits of panic before every exam. Life as a college student has its challenges, but nothing seems...

Video games aren’t a cause of violence

Video games aren’t a cause of violence

Courtney Schuna, Opinion Writer

October 4, 2018


Filed under Columnist, Opinion

Video games have been debated for some time now. Some people believe they are beneficial, but others believe they cause more harm than good. Some people even go as far to say that video games cause violent behavior. According to studies by researchers at the University of York, video games...

Students concerned with parking

Students concerned with parking

September 27, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Spotlight, Staff Editorial, Top Stories

UW Oshkosh Parking Services is a self-supported service that provides parking permits to students on campus, but there are positives and negatives that students find when using it. Being a self-supported service means that they are not funded by the state, the University budget, student fees or tuition...

Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses
Opinion