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November 2017

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is deep into its 2017-2018 athletic season, but remnants of its record-setting 2016-2017 season are still fresh on Titans’ minds. UWO had six teams head to the NCAA postseason a year ago, while eight other programs had individuals attain a

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After navigating the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh campus together for the past five years, it was only fitting that nontraditional special education major Ann Mittelstadt, of Beaver Dam, would want her service dog, Tory, to accompany her as she walked the stage at spring commencement. “She’s

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For five years, the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh has been bringing awareness to the old saying: “You can’t really understand another person’s experience until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes.” Each spring, UW Oshkosh hosts a local international men’s march event—called Walk a Mile in

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This issue of Engage magazine addresses the critical need for organizations and communities across the nation to focus on being inclusive and supportive of an increasingly diverse population. At UW Oshkosh we strive for what we refer to as inclusive excellence—the fostering of greater diversity,

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They’re not the big, in-your-face incidents. But the sting of hurtful comments can accumulate over time. Microaggressions are the everyday slights, indignities, put-downs and insults that people of color and others of diverse backgrounds experience in their day-to-day interactions. These words or actions can even appear

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