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11 things not to bring to your residence hall room

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Independent living is just around the corner. You’re probably starting to plan for your residence hall room and maybe freaking out a little bit about what to bring. At this point there is the temptation to go overboard, which will inevitably cause you to end up with a lot unnecessary and unused things. So to… Read more »

Staying safe at UW Oshkosh

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One of the most frequently asked questions I hear on tour is, “Is Oshkosh safe?” It’s an understandable concern; besides attending classes here, roughly 4,000 students live on campus as well. Seeing as how June is National Safety Month, I thought it would be awesome to just let you all know some of the sweet… Read more »

Oshkosh: “Wisconsin’s Event City”

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Sitting around a fire, picnicking at the park and hitting the lake are perfect ways to spend your summer days and nights, but sometimes you need a little something extra. Oshkosh offers a variety of special events that can add some spice to your summer. You might not be here and moved in yet, but… Read more »

Two Semesters, One Year and A Million Memories

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Time flies when you’re having fun, right? Well in that case, college must be SUPER fun because I don’t know where this past year went. It feels as though I was just home for winter break, but here I am moving everything back home for the summer. One year done, and I’ve got to say… Read more »

I’m off to Texas for the summer!

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Well, the semester is over and people are talking about their summer plans. What does summer hold for me? I am off to Austin, Texas for an internship with the Austin Humane Society doing video production. I am super jazzed! I get to combine my passion for animals with my major of Radio/TV/Film—it’s going to… Read more »

Happy Blame Someone Else Day!

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We’ve all seen it: a scene out of a movie (or real life) in which a parent sees his or her child, trying to avoid eye contact, while standing next to a broken lamp. The parent then springs the question: “Who broke the lamp? You, I mean, ‘the child’ probably answered with, “It wasn’t me!… Read more »

Need a stress break? Check out some of these fun videos.

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Who says it has to be all work and no play? Work and school are tough – especially toward the end when you have finals, or when you are trying to finish up all your loose ends before graduation. So it’s important to laugh once in a while. Here at the GO2UWO Social Media Team… Read more »

Welcome to my home: Scott Hall(s)

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A residence hall is like a dog; they come in all shapes and sizes and have a unique personality. It’s important to consider whether you want one that’s big, small, or in-between because each brings you a different experience. Scott Hall is like a Great Dane: fun-loving and outgoing, while being easy to get along… Read more »