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Sorority formal recruitment

Sorority formal recruitment

Ariel Themm, Staff Intern
September 19, 2017

On Sept. 15, all National Panhellenic Council affiliated sororities on campus will be participating in sorority formal recruitment. Every fall, each of the five sororities on campus host events for potential new members including an Info Night, a Philanthropy Night and Preference Night. The last night will allow the new girls to join their future sisters in the house they have chosen. In 1902, t...

Students construct mixed feelings about changes on campus

Students construct mixed feelings about changes on campus

Katie LaDuke, Staff Reporter
September 19, 2017

As students returned for the new semester, the campus looked quite different than it did in the spring. Construction crews set up shop along the exterior of the Oakland Center for the next year, and trailers found a home on the lawn in front of Kresge. The OC is getting revamped The OC makeover is not the only major change that took place this summer. Several other departments rolled out twe...

Sports

The Blitz: Sept. 20, 2017

AuJenee Hirsch, Chief Copy Editor

Men’s soccer The Golden Grizzlies (2-5, 1-1 HL) took a 3-0 win Horizon League newcomer, IUPUI (0-5, 0-1 HL). Nyal Higgins scored the first goal of the night with a corner kick assisted by Noah Jensen. Nebojsa Popovic sco...

September 21, 2017

Club Sports highlight: Tennis

Club Sports highlight: Tennis

Sadie Layher, Staff Intern

The Oakland University Tennis Club is serving up a new season with returning president, Jaclyn Nasir. “I am most excited for all of the tournaments, both local and far away,” Nasir said. "My favorite team to play woul...

September 19, 2017

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Opinion

Movie Review: Detroit

Movie Review: Detroit

Ed Zilincik, Staff Intern

Kathryn Bigelow’s summer 2017 historical drama film “Detroit” is a fascinating historical look at the tension during the 1967 Detroit riots. The film highlights what caused the violence and destruction and why the police were so aggressive toward suspe...

Jennifer Lawrence hits the mother load with riveting new film

Jennifer Lawrence hits the mother load with riveting new film

Trevor Tyle, Staff Reporter

Darren Aronofsky is no ordinary filmmaker. The mastermind behind films like “Black Swan” and “Requiem for a Dream” is known for his dark and twisted storytelling, a trend he continues in his latest film, “mother!.” Like his other films, “mot...

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