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University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

Campaign underway to fund UW-Oshkosh student newspaper

Faced with $74,000 in debt, the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh student newspaper has launched a fundraising campaign to help keep it afloat.

The Advance-Titan launched the drive using the hashtag WeNeedTheAT last Monday, Oshkosh Northwestern Media reported ( ).

The student newspaper is working with UWO administrators to develop a plan to pay off that debt $5,000 a time each February for the next decade. University officials say they will not bail out the paper if it cannot come up with that amount.

"That may mean doing what they did last year and not publishing one of their last editions," UWO Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs...