By Kyle Thill @search4theroad Despite being a small department at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, the Department of Journalism has a large number of graduates who have received top awards from the university. Each year during Homecoming, the UW Oshkosh Alumni Association recognizes graduates who have excelled in their professional field and civic engagement. Two… Read More Outstanding Young Alumni Award: Could You be Next?
By William Waschow Since becoming a senior at UW Oshkosh, I have reflected on how important it is to find a professor that is right for your learning style. When I first enrolled in the Department of Journalism as a public relations student, I gained insight into each professors’ different and individual style. They differ… Read More Senior Wisdom: Getting to Know Journalism Faculty Members
By Ashley Larson (@aelarson6) The Department of Journalism at UW Oshkosh is committed to providing students with the knowledge and skills relevant for today’s job market. In order to keep curriculum as current as possible, the department utilizes feedback from a group of industry professionals called the advisory board. John Giesfeldt, a board member and… Read More The Advisory Board Provides Employer Perspective
By Alicia Kahl (@kahlmealicia) It’s 3 a.m. and we’re all a mixture of tired and excited to be en route to the airport for a weekend trip to Dallas, Texas for the 2017 ACP/CMA National College Media Convention . Eight staff members of The Advance-Titan were given the opportunity to attend this annual convention at the… Read More Advance-Titan Team Attends College Media Convention in Dallas
By Brianna Colebourne University of Wisconsin Oshkosh journalism student Katie Biersach ran for a National PRSSA committee position and increased awareness of the UW Oshkosh Public Relations Student Society of America chapter and the journalism department as a whole. Biersach, a junior majoring in public relations with a minor in Radio-TV-Film, traveled to Seattle from… Read More Biersach Runs for National PRSSA Committee, Increases Awareness of UWO
By Abby Reich @missabbyrae23 The UW Oshkosh Dr. Julie Henderson Public Relations Student Society of America chapter started its Blooming Lives campaign for the National Organ Donor Awareness Competition on April 13, and they are already “blooming with joy.” The PRSSA chapter at Rowan University sponsors the competition. The founder of the chapter received… Read More Organ Donor Awareness Campaign Kicks off at UW Oshkosh
By Jean Giovanetti Students at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh (UWO) helped a local elementary school update its image. Students enrolled in the journalism department’s Advertising Copy Layout and Production class worked with representatives of Carl Traeger Elementary School to develop a new logo. The current logo features an image of a wolf, representing the… Read More University of Wisconsin Oshkosh journalism students help local school find new look