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Meet the mascot: The Grizz

Nowshin Chowdhury

May 27, 2016

As student-athletes wear their jerseys on game day, behind closed doors another student puts on an oversized costume to become the Grizz for the next few hours. The Grizz, Oakland University’s current mascot, can be spotted at home games and other events greeting fans and taking ...

Siblings Weekend welcomes all ages

Cheyanne Kramer

April 11, 2016

Students living in the residence halls were able to bring their siblings to Oakland University to experience a weekend of games, movies and activities.According to Jenna Nielson, programming chair for Residence Halls Associat...

Drag Show returns to Oakland

Cheyanne Kramer

April 11, 2016

The 13th annual Oakland University Drag Show will take place in the Banquet Rooms on Thursday, April 14 as part of the GSA Pride Week celebrations.This year’s theme is Mardi Gras and will welcome nine acts of professional performer...

WXOU 50th Birthday Bash ends year on a high note

Rachel Williams

March 27, 2016

On Thursday, March 24 Oakland’s radio station, WXOU, hosted their annual Birthday Bash. This year, the event celebrated 50 years on the air for the station.  Audience members were greeted at the door by station staff members...

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