The Oakland Post

OU senior moves from recording as a child to becoming general manager at WXOU

Emily Morris, WXOU News Director

September 9, 2019

The geometric buttons shined from repetitive clicking, a step to creating the most professional radio voice. From the spry age of 3, Caitlin Flora began perfecting her tone with simple tape recordings, “talking about random...

Students voice concern over tuition increase

Dean Vaglia, Staff Reporter

September 4, 2019

During the June 10 meeting of the Oakland University Board of Trustees (BOT), the Board unanimously voted to raise student tuition. The 4.4% increase — roughly $20 per credit — is based on then-yet-to-be-approved state funding as a part of the...

Free, confidential and easily treated: Graham Health Center offers STD testing

Taylor McDaniel, Staff Reporter

September 4, 2019

One in two people will get a sexually transmitted disease by the time they are 25 years old. In fact, the STDs gonorrhea and chlamydia reached an all-time high in 2017. This was the fourth year in a row these infections had ...

Office of Alumni Engagement assistant receives Sharon Wilhelm Excellence Award

Dean Vaglia, Staff Reporter

August 6, 2019

While office work can seem thankless, Shanna Dawson can rest assured her efforts are recognized. Dawson, office assistant for the Office of Alumni Engagement, is the 2019 winner of the Sharon Wilhelm Excellence Award. Dawson, wh...

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