SSS Weekly Update

May 2 - 6

Congratulations to Sam Hutchison and Lue Yang!

This past Friday, Sam and Lue were a part of a team of four UWO students who represented UW Oshkosh at the InnovalT 2016 Building Competition at Marquette.

The students have been building their app, LonerZones, since February.

Sam Hutchison, Pre-Business

Melanie Uhlenhake, Political Science

Jonathan Lipsky, Information Systems

Lue Yang, Information Systems

Human Services Internship Available

This internship opportunity is with Clarity Care, located here in Oshkosh. They are seeking to hire an intern full-time during the summer and part-time come this fall. Applicants should be independent and willing to show their leadership skills.

If interested in this position, please email with resume and list of dates/times they would be available to interview.

Looking to fill this position ASAP

Career Resource Special position Available - 2016/2017 school year

Hiring in Career Service office for a Career Resource Specialist position

Students will work at the front desk of the office

Responsibilities include answering phone calls, emails and other inquiries from students, staff and employers.

If you qualify for Work Study and are interested, please apply via Handshake

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Wednesday, May 4 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Women's Center

A Chance to Take a Stand: No matter whose shoes you’re wearing, sexual violence affects everyone. Whether someone is wearing heels and a skirt or sweatpants and crocs, there’s no excuse for gendered violence. Join us for Walk a Mile®! Men are encouraged to wear high heels for this mile-long walk. Women are encouraged to come as they are (feel free to wear heels, tennis shoes, flats, slippers, or whatever else you’d like).

Hosted by the Women’s Center. Co-Sponsored with Diversity and Inclusion Programs, Titan Athletics, Fraternity and Sorority Life, CARE, Veterans Resource Center, Student Veterans Association, Women’s Advocacy Council, LGBTQ Resource Center, Black Student Union, Rainbow Alliance for HOPE.

Bye Gosh Fest

Thursday, May 5 @ 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Kolf parking

Food: Hamburgers / Hot Dogs / Garden Burgers / Potato Salad / Tortilla Chips with Queso / Carrot & Celery Sticks / Assorted Otis Cookie

Meals, Titan Dollars , UWO gift cards & cash Accepted

Free Activities: Spider Climb / Bungee Bull / Tie Dye / Obstacle Course / License Plates / Caricatures / Pedal Cars / Snow Cone / Popcorn / Cotton Candy

No bags, carry-in beverages or firearms/weapons allowed

Master of Social Work Information Session

Thursday, May 5 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Swart Hall 126

Please join us for an informational session on the new MSW program here at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh. This session is geared toward applicants planning to apply for Fall 2017. You will have an opportunity to meet Social Work faculty and learn more about the options available. The MSW program will offer two concentrations: Health Care and Mental Health Care practice. The Social Work program is accredited by CSWE.

Students who posses a BSW and who graduated 8 years ago or less may qualify for Advanced Standing.

The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is the third largest campus within the UW system and is one of the “coolest schools” in the US.

The Social Work faculty of UW-Oshkosh looks forward to meeting you and answering questions about this exciting program opportunity.

Please call 920-424-1419 or email Dr. Fredi Giesler at if you have questions or need directions

13th Annual Lavender Graduation

Thursday, May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Sage Hall 1216

A celebration honoring the achievements and contributions of LGBTQ+ students, faculty, staff, and allies.

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