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My family’s small business was forced to close due to COVID-19

Lauren Karmo, Campus Editor

March 25, 2020

When Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced that all bars and restaurants would be closing Monday, March 16 due to COVID-19, my heart sank, knowing my family and I would be out of a job. For a few years now, my family has owned and...

Empowering women in leadership: Six students to attend conference

Sarah Gudenau, Contributor

March 25, 2020

Six Oakland University students will have the chance to attend the annual National Conference for College Women Student Leaders (NCCWSL) hosted by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) at the University of Maryland t...

‘Never again’ happens once again: Uighur Muslims are targeted

Sarah Bdeir, Contributor

March 22, 2020

In the Xinjiang province in China, Uighur Muslims are being targeted. About a million Muslims have been put into concentration camps since April 2017, contrasting the worldwide message that concentration camps will “never again” ex...

OUWB professor chosen as newest member of the American Association for Anatomy

March 11, 2020

The newest member of the American Association for Anatomy (AAA) was announced Wednesday, Feb. 19. That new member is Dr. Douglas Gould, professor of anatomy and neuroscience at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medi...

History left by Michigan lefts

Emily Morris, WXOU News Director

March 4, 2020

Although "Michigan lefts" do not have a political stance, the regional turn does have some opinions related to it. In comparison to iconic Michigan traffic tools — the original stoplight and the first paved road in America, ...

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