In spectacular comeback fashion, the Oakland University men’s basketball team has captured the 2016-2017 Horizon League regular season championship. Oakland solidified the title with an 86-75 win over the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Feb. 26.
Sherron Dorsey-Walker led the way for the Golden... READ MORE »»
Senior Sherron Dorsey-Walker led the Golden Grizzlies to victory over the Panthers with 28 points, a career best.
Growing up, Henry Winkler thought he was stupid. Beginning in ninth grade, he took the same geometry course for four years, repeating it over and over during the regular school year and again during summer school.
He finally passed with a D- the summer after his senior year. He’d already missed... READ MORE »»
Let’s just admit it: relationships are hard. You have to spend all your time pretending that you don’t want to do stupid stuff with your friends, and then to deal with that pent-up stupidity, you do even dumber stuff with the people you’d rather hang out with.
At least that’s usually how every relation... READ MORE »»
The stereotype is that couples go out on Valentine's Day, but some couples decide to break up on this special day.
On a cold winter evening, the Oakland University Golden Grizzlies and the University of Detroit Mercy Titans heated things up both on and off the court. After suffering defeat last year, The Grizz got his revenge on Tommy Titan when it was announced that OU won the second-annual Giving Challenge at the men’s... READ MORE »»
Since Oakland's 626 donors beat out UDM's 470 donors to win the Giving Challenge, Tommy the Titan had to wear the bear at the men's basketball rivalry game on Friday, Feb. 10 in Calihan Hall.
In the basement of one of Oakland University’s oldest buildings, at the end of a long, dimly lit hallway, is a room kept at 68 degrees year-round. The chill is necessary to slow the decomposition of the human bodies inside.
Many students fulfilling their general education requirements upstairs are... READ MORE »»
The anatomy course begins with instruction on the skeletal system. Students learn hands-on using bones — some real, some fake.
Motor City Madness is fast approaching. The Horizon League Tournament for both the men’s and women’s basketball teams starts on Friday, March 3 at Joe Louis Arena and lasts until Tuesday, March 7. All 10 teams in the co... Read More »
Track and field
Oakland’s track and field teams competed on Feb. 18 when they participated in the Hillsdale Tune Up at Hillsdale University.
Breaking his own school record, Nick Girodat finished first in the 60m in ju... Read More »
The Detroit Institute of Arts is one of the city’s brightest gems. It had a close call with liquidation when Detroit filed for bankruptcy in 2013, but it has stuck around.
The three-floor museum holds art from the likes of Diego Rivera and Vincent van Gog... Read More »
The Greater Oakland Charter Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association is looking to give a scholarship and a nomination for a grant to two female students in the area who represent the group’s ideals.
Established in 2000, the local chapter ope... Read More »
Two Oakland University employees, both OU alumni, were named on the Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 Under 40 Class of 2017 at the State of the County Address on Wednesday, Feb. 8.
Alex Delavan and Shaun Moore w... Read More »
Hello, my fellow Oakland University students!
Your university student congress and I have been hard at work for the betterment of the university since the last President's Report! I am so happy to report on some new initiatives we have taken... Read More »
A recently invented security screening technique will now force anyone immigrating from the seven countries mentioned in the recent executive order to go through 120 days of additional security screeni... Read More »