The Oakland Post

Busting myths about the COVID-19 pandemic

Dean Vaglia, Staff Reporter

March 18, 2020

The novel coronavirus strain COVID-19 has catastrophically reshaped daily life.  From self-imposed social distancing to the large scale postponement and cancelation of large gatherings like religious services and sporting e...

Campus resources update operation statuses

Katie Valley, Content Editor

March 18, 2020

Changing developments to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation have forced Oakland University to take measures to ensure campus safety. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Monday, March 16 that sit-in restaurants, bars, gyms and the...

What spreads faster than COVID-19? Fear.

Lauren Karmo, Campus Editor

March 18, 2020

In the wake of the global COVID-19 pandemic essentially shutting the world down, it’s no surprise many have turned to social media to cope with the changing societal landscape, but Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Tik Tok may be ad...

Professors, faculty and staff prepare for transition to fully online courses

Katie LaDuke, Managing Editor

March 14, 2020

Without even realizing it, students and instructors had their last in-person class sessions of the 2019-2020 academic year on Wednesday, March 11. Oakland University administration made the decision to suspend all in-person ins...

COVID-19 pandemic interrupting student internships

Emily Morris, WXOU News Director

March 13, 2020

The spread of COVID-19 has taken hold of classes, moving learning into a solely online forum. Internship courses, however, may be the one exception. The continuation of the winter 2020 semester’s internships is entirely in the han...

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