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Life

New Year, New You event encourages college students to maintain health and wellness

New Year, New You event encourages college students to maintain health and wellness

Gina Navaroli, Staff Reporter

In the spirit of the new year, the Division of Student Affairs hosted an event to help students make lasting changes for their health and wellness. On Jan. 11 in the Vandenberg Glass Rooms, Health and Wellness Coordinato...  Read More »

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Insight into Alternative Spring Break 2017

Insight into Alternative Spring Break 2017

Gina Navaroli, Staff Reporter

Spring break is rapidly approaching, and it is about time to figure out how to fill the free time. Among various volunteer opportunities provided by Oakland University, Alternative Spring Break is one that students wait a...  Read More »

Jan 17 • No Comments

“Mom’s Gift” charms audiences at Meadow Brook Theatre

“Mom’s Gift” charms audiences at Meadow Brook Theatre

Amy Swanson, Staff Reporter

The heartwarming comedy “Mom’s Gift” is now showing at the Meadow Brook Theatre. Written by Phil Olson, this Michigan premiere will run through Jan. 29. The show stars American television icon Cindy Williams, who is ...  Read More »

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Sports

Rough first half makes women’s basketball incapable of comeback against Raiders

Nowshin Chowdhury

Wright State's Chelsea Welch led the team with 18 points and Oakland Taylor Jones led with 17 points Monday night at the O'rena. The Raiders defeated the Golden Grizzlies 73-61.

Rough first half makes women’s basketball incapable of comeback against Raiders

Melissa Deatsch, Sports Editor

Nothing seemed to go right for the Golden Grizzlies (9-7, 3-2 HL) in their defeat by the Wright State Raiders (12-5, 4-1 HL) on Monday, Jan. 16. The Golden Grizzlies suffered...  Read More »

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Baseball team adjusts to innovative coaching decision

Mary Mitchell

Co-head Coaches Colin Kaline (left) and Jacke Healey (right) will lead Oakland's baseball team this season.

Baseball team adjusts to innovative coaching decision

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

Oakland University Director of Athletics Jeff Konya announced this past June that Athletics decided to not renew former baseball Head Coach John Musachio’s contract. ...  Read More »

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Satire

SATIRE: For sale: President-elect

SATIRE: For sale: President-elect

Simon Albaugh, Staff Reporter

After rushing to get a president-elect in time for Christmas, my husband and I realized this decision shouldn’t be made lightly. We thought it’d be cute to give the presid...  Read More »

Jan 17

SATIRE: Professor misses class thinking school starts next week

SATIRE: Professor misses class thinking school starts next week

January 10, 2017

SATIRE: OU to name new building after Drew Carey

SATIRE: OU to name new building after Drew Carey

January 10, 2017

SATIRE: Breaking: Roommates struggle to get along

SATIRE: Breaking: Roommates struggle to get along

January 10, 2017

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Campus

Bear Bus Express Route to alleviate parking problems

Bear Bus Express Route to alleviate parking problems

Laurel Kraus, Staff Reporter

It’s no secret that Oakland University’s parking situation is one of the biggest hassles that students face. OU Student Congress (OUSC) Vice President Anders Engnell reported that during the fall 2016 semester, parking...  Read More »

Jan 17

Faculty concerned new university president won’t bring change

January 17, 2017

Bond, James Bond to gamble at Casino Night Jan. 14

January 10, 2017

Don’t drop that GPA! Services to keep grades up

January 10, 2017

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