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Labs have adapted to remote learning

Rachel Yim, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2020

With Oakland University sending its students and faculty members home in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, faculty are concerned about moving forward with the laboratory courses. After all courses were converted online, all...

CETL Learning Tips: On mistakes — growth mindset is everything

Christina Moore, CETL Virtual Faculty Developer

April 8, 2020

We all need to cut ourselves some slack as we end this crazy semester. It has either been hard, really hard or nearly impossible. But it is also a crucial time to reflect on how we view our ability to grow, especially as there ar...

Great Lakes Poll shows bipartisan support against COVID-19, approval for governors

Dean Vaglia, Staff Reporter

April 5, 2020

In what was shaping up to be a divisive 2020 electoral campaign season, the Baldwin Wallace University Great Lakes Poll shows a surge in bipartisan support for midwestern governors and actions taken to “flatten the curve” through s...

Police Files: April 8, 2020

Ben Hume, Web Editor

April 5, 2020

COVID-19 and a campus connection Dispatch took a call from Oakland University Police Chief Gordon about a subject that may have been in contact with the COVID-19 virus on the night of Friday, March 13. Dispatch was told th...

University officials confirm first case of COVID-19 on campus

Trevor Tyle, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2020

The Oakland University Police Department (OUPD) has reported the first confirmed case of COVID-19 on campus. The infected individual is a university staff member and has not visited campus since Wednesday, March 25. According...

Faculty weigh in on COVID-19’s economic impact on students

Lauren Reid, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2020

While the coronavirus outbreak continues around the world, the U.S. finds itself in economic turmoil. As unemployment rates rise and the stock market falls, our consumer-driven economy is working to navigate this new reality. O...

Closures affect food options for students left on campus

Autumn Page, Staff Reporter

April 1, 2020

With COVID-19 raging globally, Oakland University and many campuses have had to make adjustments to dining hall hours and other food options. Over the past weeks, OU’s dining halls, Pioneer Food Court and cafes have had thei...

International students face unique position during COVID-19

Lauren Karmo, Campus Editor

April 1, 2020

International students attending Oakland University have not been sent home during the campus closures and forced move-outs of most on-campus students. Separate policies have been tailored specifically to aid these students’...

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