“Oshkosh is a city on the rise, and the Oshkosh Independent Magazine aims to capture and connect with what is going on and keep the spirit of rejuvenation and creativity alive,”… Read More The Oshkosh Independent Magazine Releases Second Issue
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: 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 Christina Basken @christinabasken The release of The Oshkosh Herald newspaper will be in mailboxes Jan. 11, 2018. The Oshkosh Herald is a local newspaper containing information about the Oshkosh community, business, government, schools and sports. Karen Schneider is the co-founder of The Oshkosh Herald, a member of the Journalism Advisory Board at UW Oshkosh… Read More Coming Soon, The Oshkosh Herald
“Every secret of a writer’s soul, every experience of his life, every quality of his mind is written large in his works.”
– Virginia Woolf
I love this quote for two reasons:
1. I think it’s absolutely true and a great way to define the essence of good writing.
2. I feel like this is a perfect description of who I am: a passionate writer, a deep thinker and lover of new experiences.… Read More Meet our new social media intern: Lindsey
Mock interviews are an opportunity for Journalism students to practice their interviewing skills with real employers and learn what aspects they need to improve on. This semester more than 20 students were interviewed by people from companies like Red Shoes PR, Coalesce Marketing and The Post-Crescent.… Read More Mock Interviews Give Students Professional Feedback