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Tammy Baldwin helps reduce student debt relief scams

Tammy Baldwin helps reduce student debt relief scams

Amber Brockman, News Writer

April 24, 2019

U.S. Senators introduced the bipartisan Stop Student Debt Relief Scams Act, legislation that would enhance efforts to identify and shut down student debt relief scams. The press release was delivered by U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin, Mike Braun, Jeanne Shaheen and Deb Fischer on April 11. “Far...

Ending the backlog of sexual assault kits

Ending the backlog of sexual assault kits

Nikki Brahm, Assistant News Editor

April 24, 2019

According to an April 12 press release by the Wisconsin Sexual Assault Kit Initiative, Attorney General Josh Kaul announced new data that detailed progress in ending the backlog of untested sexual assault kits in Wisconsin through the funding of a federal grant. According to the press release, “Of...

April 18- April 24

April 18- April 24

April 24, 2019

A’viands says ‘employees will be in good hands’

A’viands says ‘employees will be in good hands’

Christina Basken, News Editor

April 24, 2019

Beginning July 11, 2019, UW Oshkosh campuses will welcome a new dining services provider, A’viands, and say goodbye to Sodexo. Sodexo has been UWO’s dining services provider since 2001. A’viands corporate communications director Debbie Albert said students can expect their voices to be...

Baseball splits doubleheaders with Stout, defeats Pointers

Baseball splits doubleheaders with Stout, defeats Pointers

Alexis Durkee, Sports Writer

April 24, 2019

After a four-game losing streak, the UW Oshkosh baseball team came out on top against UW-Stout, winning both games during the doubleheader at Mauston last Friday. UW-Stevens Point The Titans defeated the Pointers in two close games. In their first outing, the Titans won 7-6 and the second game 3-2...

Rugby dominate 7s at Ruck the Dub

Rugby dominate 7s at Ruck the Dub

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

April 24, 2019

The UW Oshkosh women’s rugby team took home first and second place at the UW-Whitewater 7s Ruck the Dub tournament on Saturday in Whitewater. The women split up into two teams of seven, Oshkosh Gold and Oshkosh Black, for the six-team tournament. Oshkosh Gold opened the tournament on a 22-22...

Training on campus provides insight for active threats

Training on campus provides insight for active threats

Joseph Schulz, Regional Editor

April 24, 2019

UW Oshkosh held active threat information sessions in Reeve Union 209 on April 12 and 22, where University Police Capt. Chris Tarmann and geology professor Joseph Peterson outlined how to intervene before someone creates an active threat and how to respond during an active shooter situation. College...

High school journalism censorship under fire

Advance-Titan Staff

April 24, 2019

The American press has been under attack in recent years with claims of fake news, biased stories and attempts at censorship. Student journalists have not been immune to these attacks and face even more challenges because they lack many of the First Amendment privileges that professional journalists...

Fischer named as GM of Wisconsin GLO team

Ally Gwidt, Assistant Sports Editor

April 24, 2019

UW Oshkosh women’s basketball head coach Brad Fischer was named general manager of the Wisconsin GLO, a professional women’s basketball team coming to Menominee Nation Arena this May. Fischer will continue to coach the UWO women’s basketball team in addition to serving as the GLO’s general manager....

Student journalism policy to change in high schools

Christina Basken, News Editor

April 24, 2019

The Oshkosh Area School Board is reviewing its policy on school-sponsored publications after the Oshkosh North High School newspaper posted an article on its website regarding an assistant principal who suddenly disappeared without any word. The Policy and Governance Committee met last Thursday to...

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