Posts Categorized: Blog

Oshkosh Radio Station Listing

Posted by & filed under Blog, Tips & Advice.

The one thing that people often overlook when traveling are the radio stations available in certain areas. How many times have you been driving on the highway jamming out to one of your favorite songs when a static noise overtakes the beat of the song and you realize the signal for the station was lost?… Read more »

UW Oshkosh: Empowering Opportunity

Posted by & filed under Blog, Special Events.

Be the Change You Want to See in the World One thing that I love about UWO is that there are so many opportunities available for students to grow and everyone is so supportive of new ideas.  This environment makes me feel like I can make a difference in this world. This fall I began… Read more »

UW Oshkosh Homecoming 2011

Posted by & filed under Blog.

“It’s been a really, really game filled week. Seven Days of winning, seven days of spinning.” Sung to the tune or “Tonight, Tonight” by Hot Chelle Rae, these were the first two lines of my sorority’s “Yell Like Hell” performance. These lines also seem to sum up Homecoming 2011 perfectly. The theme this year was… Read more »

The UW Oshkosh Forensics Team: Heading to GEORGIA!

Posted by & filed under Blog.

Mark Twain once said, “The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.” As a member of the UW Oshkosh Forensics team, this quote rings true to me. And no, I’m not talking about Forensics as in science where you do DNA profiling or body identification,… Read more »

Why I chose UWO! (And still love it.)

Posted by & filed under Blog, New Freshmen.

Why did I choose The University Of Wisconsin Oshkosh? Did I make the “right” choice? Do I love every second of college life? Have I found activities I love participating in? YES! I chose the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh for a variety of reasons. I went on three campus tours my junior year in search… Read more »

It’s as easy as 1 – 2 – 3: How to find scholarships

Posted by & filed under Blog, Education & Academics, New Freshmen, Tips & Advice.

According to, a scholarship is “a sum of money or other aid granted to a student, because of merit, need, etc., to pursue his or her studies.” Of course it’s not like someone is just going to hand you money… You have to put in a little legwork. For example, most of the time you’ll do some sort of scholarship essay or project. But it’s worth it because it helps pay for college tuition… Read more »