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 Travis Maciosek (@Travis777M) The Gary Coll Journalism Fellowship is designed to assist journalism students at UW Oshkosh expand their horizons. It allows students to apply for financial assistance if they want to take advantage of professional opportunities outside of the Oshkosh area. The fellowship can apply to internships or job shadowing, as well… Read More Coll Fellowship Helps Students Afford to Expand Their Horizons
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: Jamie Burns (@Jamiee_Burns) Have a talent for writing, a love for photography, a mind filled with creativity or just an interest in media? Then welcome to the field of journalism. At the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, there is no limit to the opportunities for students to explore. In fact, within the… Read More Find Your Fit Within the UWO Journalism Department
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
“Be analytical and have an interest in consumer behavior… be open to change because there has been a huge shift of consumer behavior”… Read More UW Oshkosh Gets Starbucks Fix with Anne Enright
By: Melissa Beyer (@MelisBe) Of all the industries that have converged with new media, few have been so greatly affected by the encounter as news organizations. From the national level to the local, new media are revolutionizing the news. Joel Christopher, editor/digital at Post-Crescent Media, was kind enough to share with me in an interview some… Read More Joel Christopher: New Media and the News Industry Interview