Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

Independent Student Newspaper of UW Oshkosh Campuses

The Advance-Titan

gags the clown movie poster

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...

vandalized door decoration

Student’s dorm door vandalized

Alexus Olsen, Regional news editor September 19, 2019

Sunday afternoon at 1:14 p.m., a photo surfaced on Twitter showing a UW-Eau Claire student’s dorm room door vandalized with racist slurs. “go back to the rez RED N****r” is what was written on...

K-9 keeps campus safe

K-9 keeps campus safe

Bethanie Gengler, News Editor September 19, 2019

With an increase in safety concerns in the United States, some universities are turning to explosives detection dogs to keep their campuses safe. At UW Oshkosh, students may see a furry face around...

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...

Junior Addie Schmitz runs the ball down the field in first home game against Dominican University last Saturday.

Titans claim 1st home opener win in 3 years

Ally Gwidt, Sports Writer September 19, 2019

The UW Oshkosh women’s soccer team claimed a 3-1 victory over Dominican University (Ill.) in its home opener on Saturday at Titan Stadium. This is the Titans first time opening their home schedule on...

Former UWO athlete Brett Wittchow looks to pass downcourt at the Wisconsin Herd tryout on Sept. 14.

Herd hosts tryouts, preps for bounceback season

Neal Hogden, Head Sports Editor September 19, 2019

Former UW Oshkosh student and basketball standout Brett Wittchow tried out for the Wisconsin Herd last weekend at the Herd’s annual tryouts. The tryout was located at the YMCA in Oshkosh and contained...

Junior Anthony D’Orazio gets the Titans riled up before their home opener last week against Carthage College. This week the Titans traveled to Maryland and fell to Salisbury University 24-19.

Football drops first-ever game in Maryland

Darren Kieffer, Sports Writer September 19, 2019

The UW Oshkosh football team traveled to Maryland over the weekend where they dropped a non conference game against Salisbury University, 24-19. Head coach Patrick Cerroni knows that these non conference...

monarch butterfly

Kings of campus

Ethan Uslabar, Arts & Entertainment editor September 19, 2019

The conservation group Monarch Watch has designated the UW Oshkosh campus as a Monarch waystation since 2015. This is because UWO’s campus grows large amounts of milkweed, a plant crucial to the livelihood...

group photo of community theater volunteers

‘Rocky Horror’ returning to the Time Theater this Saturday

Leo Costello, Opinion Editor September 19, 2019

Each year, hundreds fill the Time Community Theater in a scene with nostalgia-fueled self expression that’s “unapologetically sexual in nature.” The Time’s biggest show every year is the R-rated...

street view of the time community theatre

The Time Theater keeps on ticking

Leo Costello, Opinions Editor September 19, 2019

An old-fashioned marquee and box office, nestled within downtown Oshkosh, houses a theater with a century-old tradition of screening films for the community without the bombastic nature of the corporate-owned...

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