The Oakland Post

Webinar series aids families with autistic children

Dean Vaglia, Staff Reporter

August 22, 2020

Quarantine has been a difficult time for many people, but parents and siblings of children with autism face a unique situation. While their family members with autism are normally in programs designed to handle the challenges of gro...

Students express concern about the cost of online classes

Emily Morris, Managing Editor

August 18, 2020

Following an atypical tuition freeze for the 2020-2021 school year, some students still bode financial concerns as September approaches.  Sixty-eight percent of Oakland University students report that three or more of their classes have ...

SPB continuing in pursuit to plan events for the OU community

Lauren Reid, Staff Reporter

August 11, 2020

This school year, Student Program Board (SPB) is working to bring entertainment to the OU community with a mix of in-person and virtual events. The annual welcome week carnival (to be hybrid this year) is planned for Sept. 11, ...

OSI makes welcome week, GrizzFest hybrid events

Lauren Karmo, Campus Editor

August 10, 2020

The Office of Student Involvement (OSI) is trying to make sure this year’s hybrid welcome week will set the tone for campus life during the “new normal” of the upcoming fall semester.  Welcome week will have both digital and in-p...

Kresge Library hybrid reopening targeted to begin Aug. 17

Lauren Reid, Staff Reporter

August 10, 2020

Kresge Library will open up space and technology to the Oakland University community beginning Monday, Aug. 17. To ensure the health and safety of students and faculty, there will be limited operating hours, no group studying or con...

Graham Health Center offers testing to support a healthy return to campus

Lauren Karmo, Campus Editor

August 10, 2020

Returning to campus this fall has a few more challenges than Oakland University is used to facing. In response, the Graham Health Center (GHC) has been expanding their services to help monitor any instances of COVID-19 on campus...

The difficulties of reopening the Recreation Center during a pandemic

Ben Hume, Web Editor

July 31, 2020

March of 2020 was a hectic time for all of Oakland University’s campus, and the University Recreation and Well-Being (RecWell) building was no different. With the sudden spread of COVID-19, the department was forced to move t...

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