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Oshkosh native grows second skeleton, fights for FOP cure

Jasmin Floyd was diagnosed with Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva when she was 5 years old in January 1999.
November 11, 2020

Imagine growing a second skeleton inside your own body. Imagine painful flare-ups when new bone is forming within you. Imagine having this happen since you were 5 years old. That’s exactly what Oshkosh...

Porath uplifts teammates, terrifies opponents

Porath is currently a business major whose 3.65 cumulative GPA made her a member of the 2017-18 and 2018-19 WIAC Scholastic Honor Rolls. After three years as a Titan, Porath is averaging 10.5 points per game, is shooting 48.1% from the field and is shooting 36.7% from behind the 3-point line.
November 11, 2020

From January to the beginning of March, star point guard and now senior Leah Porath was leading the UW Oshkosh women’s basketball team on an absolute tear as they entered round 16 of the Division III...

Sole food: A portrait of our footwear

Courtesy of Carter Uslabar with the Advance Titan
November 11, 2020

In fall, there’s an obvious change in seasons, marked by a change in the colors of our surroundings. Colors drain from the trees as they shed their leaves, and students’ white shoes change from blinding...

Horizon Village to go open-gender for 2021-22

Courtesy of Jeff Conroy on Pinterest
November 11, 2020

The UW Oshkosh Department of Residence Life announced Tuesday afternoon that the Horizon Village residence hall will offer mixed-gender suites for the 2021-2022 academic year. According to the email,...

John Doe lawsuit fizzles out

John Doe lawsuit fizzles out
November 11, 2020

A year-long legal dispute between a former student and UW Oshkosh regarding the constitutionality of a Title IX proceeding concluded last week Friday with a judge dismissing the case. The dismissal...

UW Oshkosh opens new COVID-19 testing site

Courtesy of Sophia Voight with the Advance Titan
November 11, 2020

UW Oshkosh opened a new COVID-19 testing center at the Culver Family Welcome Center Nov. 9 with new Abbott BinaxNOW rapid antigen tests that provide results in 15 minutes to help combat the surge of cases...

Why you should read George Saunders

Courtesy of Carter Uslabar | The Advance Titan
November 4, 2020

People tend to laugh much more frequently when interacting with others, which can pose a problem due to this whole global-pandemic-induced isolation thing. Less social interaction, less laughter, less...

Trump, Biden battle for WI, nation

A campaigner for Democratic incumbent Gordon Hintz, who holds office as the 54th District’s Assembly representative, waves flags
outside Reeve Memorial Union on Tuesday morning. Hintz went on to defeat Republican challenger Donny Herman.
November 4, 2020

UW Oshkosh students turned out to vote on Tuesday, each doing their part to shape the future of our country in the highly anticipated presidential election. According to the City of Oshkosh’s website,...

Remembering Sean Connery

Connery, as James Bond, in “Dr. No.” He would go on to reprise the role six more times, with his
final entry in the series being 1983’s elegiac “Never Say Never Again.”
November 4, 2020

Sean Connery, known for originating the role of James Bond in 1962’s “Dr. No,” passed away at the age of 90 on Oct. 31. Connery is most known for his seven performances as James Bond, but he was...

Wisconsin sees one of the biggest COVID-19 case surges in the nation

UW Oshkosh will increase its antigen testing at Albee Hall to 600 tests per day beginning Nov. 23.
November 4, 2020

Wisconsin experienced its worst COVID-19 case surge last month with one in 60 residents receiving positive test results in October. The state experienced one of the largest case surges in the nation...

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