The Oakland Post

Flu vaccines available on campus

Rachel Yim, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2020

Getting the flu vaccination has always been one of the most crucial actions in preventing the spread of the flu virus. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important now than ever. To help limit further spread of the flu ...

‘Letters to St. Jude’ initiative taking place through Oct. 31

Lauren Reid, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2020

Oakland University students have the opportunity to write a virtual letter to St. Jude patients until Oct. 31, as part of an initiative by OU’s Leadership and Volunteer Center.  “The Letters to St. Jude Patients is part ...

Police Files: 9/30/2020

Ben Hume, Web Editor

September 30, 2020

What’s up? An Oakland University Police officer was traveling east on Walton Blvd at 1:00 a.m. on June 26 when they spotted a black Subaru approach a stop sign and fail to come to a complete stop. The vehicle merged into...

The environmental committee promoted recycling and being environmentally aware in 1990

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2020

The resident halls council environmental committee started to place recycling bins throughout the buildings.  “We want to maintain and promote a nice environment to be seen outside and inside the campus,” said Kathy Terb...

OU Professor Wins Engagement Award

Bridget Janis, Reporter

September 30, 2020

Joanna Hernandez, an acute nurse practitioner and assistant professor at Oakland University, joined a collaboration with McLaren Oakland Hospital in Jan. 2019. In recognition of her work throughout this partnership, Hernandez was...

Cards for Cody

Cayla Smith, Campus Editor

September 25, 2020

The Volunteer and Leadership Center is hosting an event where students can both get creative and make someone’s day. Cody Wood was 17 months old when he was diagnosed with a rare childhood cancer called neuroblastoma in ...

Green Bandana Project combats mental health stigmas

Lauren Karmo, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2020

The Green Bandana Project is a new symbolic initiative working to end the stigma around talking about mental health struggles. Members of the Oakland University community carrying a green bandana have made a commitment to being...

Police Files: 9/23/2020

Ben Hume, Web Editor

September 23, 2020

I do not got a Glock in my Pontiac Aztec Oakland University Police officers patrolling on University Drive spotted a white Pontiac sedan traveling north on Squirrel Road. The vehicle stopped before making it to the Michigan left,...

Student Orgs host Marvel Trivia Night

Lauren Reid, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2020

Oakland University’s Student Activities Funding Board (SAFB) and Student Video Productions (SVP) student organizations hosted Marvel trivia night on Thursday, Sept. 17 as part of the Thursday night mainstage series. Around ...

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