The Oakland Post

January is National Stalking Awareness Month

Laurel Kraus, Managing Editor

January 16, 2019

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According to the Stalking Resource Center, 5.2 million women and 1.4 million men are stalked each year. In response to this crime, January was established as National Stalking Awareness month in 2004, which was reinforced by ...

How to keep your New Year’s resolution

Taylor Crumley, Staff Reporter

January 9, 2019

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Along with ringing in the new year with fireworks, festivities and family, comes the pressure of making and sticking to New Year’s resolutions. All of us make them, but not all of us keep them. According to Business Insider, 80 percent of...

OU bioethics experts weigh in on Chinese gene editing incident

Ben Hume, Staff Reporter

January 9, 2019

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A Chinese researcher claimed that he helped make the world’s first genetically altered babies through the usage of Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats (CRISPR) technology in November 2018. The research...

Herculeze Technologies becomes the Uber of furniture movers

Laurel Kraus, Managing Editor

January 9, 2019

Filed under Life&Arts, Uncategorized

Sharing economy services such as Uber and Airbnb may be a relatively new concept, but their application seems to be consistently gaining more ground. Connor Darrow, a junior business administration major at Oakland University, is...

Students study wildlife in OU’s biological preserve

Bridget Janis, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2018

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Do you know what’s really living on Oakland University’s campus? The BIO 4350/5386 Topics in Behavioral Biology classes at OU teamed up throughout the fall 2018 semester to be the first students to collect data and evaluate th...

OU teams up with Mount Clemens for annual food drive and exceeds goal

Jessica Leydet, Social Media Editor

December 5, 2018

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Oakland University and the City of Mount Clemens worked together to put on a community-wide food drive supporting the Macomb Food Program. Exceeding its goal of 3000 pounds of food, it collected an impressive 3,838 pounds. In ...

Making moves on Mars

Making moves on Mars

December 5, 2018

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