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Latin American panel highlights unrest in Chile, Haiti, Bolivia

Dean Vaglia, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2019

In South America, the people are rioting. From Haiti to Chile, people have taken to the streets demanding change and not backing down. But to those not on location or closely watching, it can be unclear why the continent is al...

Looking Back: Student wrecks truck chasing deer

Katelyn Hill, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2019

Around 29 years ago, two Oakland University students found out the hard way why drunk driving and deer chasing definitely don’t mix. On Nov. 8, 1990, Neil Kalis, 23, and Scott Kuzma, 20, were driving a university vehicle...

Electric scooters come to campus

Dean Vaglia, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2019

It’s time to ditch two feet for two wheels. Electric scooters (e-scooters) are coming back to Oakland University.  E-scooters originally appeared at OU over the summer when a company scattered a fleet around the campus,...

CETL Learning Tips: A pomodoro for procrastination

Christina Moore, CETL Virtual Faculty Developer

December 4, 2019

Welcome to the Learning Tips Series! I, with a little help from my Oakland University friends, will provide quick but powerful tips to get the most out of learning in your classes and beyond. This is the point in the semester...

Voting challenge encourages community student involvement

Taylor McDaniel, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2019

Since 2018, the non-partisanship ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge, a program of Civil Nation, has graced the campus of Oakland University. The goal of the challenge is to accomplish excellence in student democracy participat...

‘Breaking the stigma: Mental health’ gets the community talking

Taylor McDaniel, Staff Reporter

November 25, 2019

The Oakland University Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), in collaboration with Women in Business, presented “Breaking the Stigma: Mental Health” on Tuesday, Nov. 19 as a way to have an open conversation about ment...

PRSSA hosts social media panel

Liz Kovac, Engagement Editor

November 20, 2019

Oakland University’s chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) brought four social media experts to campus during their fall semester panel on Tuesday, Nov. 12. PRSSA’s e-board had been planning...

Police Files: Nov. 20, 2019

Ben Hume, Web Editor

November 20, 2019

Asthma Attack   Oakland University Police dispatch received a call from a professor in South Foundation Hall regarding a woman having a seizure and trouble breathing on the evening of Oct 24. Two officers and Auburn Hil...

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