The Oakland Post

How close to home is drug abuse?

Emily Morris, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018

Filed under Life

Why do people misuse drugs? Whether through anecdotes, personal research, television, radio, social media or even our tried-and-true high school health class, almost everyone has at least heard of the dangers of mistreating d...

Donation drive to aid foster kids by new club on campus

Laurel Kraus, Life Editor

March 6, 2018

Filed under Life

When foster children cross a person’s mind, it can be easy to think only of those who have been placed with families, rather than of those who are still floating through the system. Friends of Foster Kids is a nonprofit tha...

College labels: Being a young mom

Emily Morris, Staff Reporter

February 27, 2018

Filed under Life

“I thought people would look at me and label me.” Samantha Orchard, a pre-nursing student at Oakland University, was used to being labeled by roles such as “athletic,” “preppy” or “nerdy,” which have been the focal point o...

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