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Take a peek into various career paths with the Post’s column Industry Insider.
Industry Insider: Dr. Rawashdeh points to future of embedded systems
Sierra Okoniewski, Features Reporter • June 15, 2022

Accelerating technology is pushing the field of computer engineering to become more integrative than ever – and embedded systems are a linchpin to the trade’s initiative of “smart” success. Dr....

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OU alumnus and Washington Post photojournalist details coverage in Ukraine
Arianna Heyman, Features Editor • June 15, 2022

After graduating from Oakland University, Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist Salwan Georges has been busy reporting on numerous topical and internationally significant events. Most recently, Georges...

OUs integrative studies major offers students a customizable plan of study.
A deeper look at OU’s integrative studies major
Sierra Okoniewski, Features Reporter • May 18, 2022

Oakland University’s bachelor of integrative studies (BIS) program is propelling students to live with a vision. The major allows students to build their degree from scratch while fortifying their knowledge...

The GSC has welcomed Blake Bonkowski as their new coordinator.
Introducing new Gender and Sexuality Center coordinator Blake Bonkowski
Arianna Heyman, Features Editor • May 18, 2022

The Gender and Sexuality Center (GSC) is under new leadership. Blake Bonkowski has joined the team as the new coordinator and is excited to enact change on campus by supporting and advocating for LGBTQ+...

June 13 BOT meeting: $9 million O’Dowd renovations, student liaisons leaving, Nursing dean speaks
The Detroit Pistons won the NBA Draft Lottery, giving them the rights to the first overall pick for the first time since 1970.
Breaking down Detroit Pistons' draft strategy with NBA Draft looming
Joseph Popis, Sports Reporter • June 15, 2022

This will be General Manager Troy Weaver’s third NBA Draft as the General Manager of the Detroit Pistons. He has undoubtedly brought a bunch of young talent into this organization throughout his tenure.  In...

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‘It Ends with Us’: A most unique cliché
Leticia Cezário Santos, Marketing Director • June 15, 2022

I know what you are thinking. “Ugh, yet another romance book ending with the happily ever after.” I understand, believe me – but give me the chance to convince you why this one is actually worth...

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Netflix presents Marilyn Monroe as you've never heard her before
Leticia Cezário Santos, Marketing Director • June 15, 2022

You probably have heard of her before. She was an artist. She was the face of American beauty in the ’60s. She was an actress. She was a model. She was the voice behind the most famous “Happy Birthday”...

The Lions celebrate their first win of the 2021 season against the Minnesota Vikings on Dec. 5, 2021. Photo via Forbes.
Detroit Lions finally have effective general manager
Joseph Popis, Sports Reporter • May 18, 2022

The 2022 NFL draft has come and gone. The new NFL season is just around the corner, and the Lions got a haul in this draft.  The picks include defensive end Aidan Hutchinson (Michigan), wide receiver...

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