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5 Reasons Why Campus Visits Are Important

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When you’re considering colleges, you have a lot of things to keep in mind to ultimately help you decide on a university that’s the best fit for you. It’s a really big decision! So why wouldn’t you do everything you can to make that decision a little easier for yourself? That’s where campus visits come… Read more »

14 Things You Didn’t Know You Needed to Know About College

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As a high school student, there are some things you may already know about college: there is more freedom, the classes are harder, you’ll meet a lot of cool new people, etc. But there are some things that you definitely need to know that you might not have even realized you needed to know! That’s… Read more »

8 Tips for Rocking Your Application Essay

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Filling out college applications can be a little nerve-wracking, especially if you don’t know how to structure your personal essay or have no idea what to say. If you’re uneasy about creating the best possible personal essay to help you get into the college of your dreams, I’m here to help! I talked to the… Read more »

UWO Bookstore Guide: Finding Your Textbooks

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With summer halfway over (what?!) and the fall semester approaching quickly, now is the best time to start looking for and purchasing your textbooks! Here is a short step-by-step guide to finding your books. Before you get started, you’ll want to make sure you have the following items handy: Your TitanCard. You’ll need the 16-digit… Read more »

College Vocab List – Learn the Lingo

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Preparing to enter college can be a bit scary in itself, then tack on being faced with a whole new set of vocab and you might feel really lost. But don’t worry! I’m here to help you sort through all these new words so you can easily navigate your way through the world of college lingo…. Read more »

UWO Admissions Graduates Q and A

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        This spring, we had to say goodbye to three of our awesome student employees. We interviewed each of them to see what their plans are for after graduation, what their favorite memories of UW Oshkosh are and more. Check it out and help us wish them all the best in their… Read more »

15 Things You Didn’t Know About UWO Sustainability

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In honor of Earth Week, I compiled a list of some of the coolest facts about sustainability at UW Oshkosh! As Sierra Magazine’s highest-ranked university in Wisconsin on the “Cool Schools 2014” list, UW Oshkosh has always been ahead of the game when it comes to being green and using sustainable practices. Here are just a… Read more »

10 Signs of Spring at UWO

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The thermometers in Oshkosh have officially sky-rocketed past, well, 40 degrees…which doesn’t sound like much. But in Wisconsin, we know that means one thing and one thing only: spring is near. As the snow on campus melts and our faces finally thaw, signs of spring are appearing all over UWO. Here are a few things… Read more »

10 Things I Learned at the Study Abroad Fair

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The other day, I went to the Study Abroad Fair in Reeve to browse around and see all the different programs that are offered to students here at UWO. I have always thought about studying abroad, but I never had enough information to seriously make plans. After spending some time at the Study Abroad Fair,… Read more »

Feel Like a Titan: Current Students Edition

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Hey, future Titans! We’re doing this really awesome campaign called Feel Like a Titan, where we want to see how you feel to be a Titan! Are you giddy? Hopeful? Excited? We hope you’re all of these things…and we want you to show us! Click here for more details. But first, to give you a little inspiration before… Read more »