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BAND PROFILE: The Jet Rodrigeuz

By Postie Editors

November 17, 2011

Filed under Life

Coming from a suburban area in Chesterfield Township, the local band known as The Jet Rodriguez has begun to grow in popularity with the Oakland community.Lead singer, songwriter and guitarist, Cameron Navetta began writing so...

Student making connections through involvement

By John Doe

November 15, 2011

Filed under Life

Christina Venditti juggles many leadership roles and she does it with a smile.Venditti, a junior, is currently double majoring in journalism and communications, but that’s just the beginning of her long list of participation...

Students relive history

By Stephanie Preweda

November 12, 2011

Filed under Life

Oakland University’s theatre department will be performing “The Women of Lockerbie,” based on true events, written by Deborah Brevoort.Directed by theatre professor, Karen Sheridan, the performance runs from Nov. 10 through 20 at the Varner...

‘Wounded Warrior’ tells of overcoming adversity

By Daud Yar

November 12, 2011

Filed under Life

Men and women fight for our country every day — Veterans Day, especially, is a day to remember the services they provide.Last week, in honor of the holiday, the Oakland University Chapter of Student Veterans of America spons...

Jobs increasing source of anxiety for grads

By John Doe

November 8, 2011

Filed under Life

Apprehension among college seniors and graduates is on the rise, according to USA Today.“What I find most fearsome is finding a job in my field,” Eugene Shin, a senior studying communication, said. “I am more relying on ...

Students learn sign language through new club

By Kevin Graham

November 3, 2011

Filed under Life

Examples of body language are commonplace.  Think about every time the third-base coach signals to a hitter or when Matt Stafford calls an audible at the line of scrimmage — and that’s just sports.Things get a little more...

Meet the GOP stand-ins

By Sarah Wojcik

November 2, 2011

Filed under Life

The GOP debate will be held at Oakland University’s O’rena on Nov. 9  and will be aired on CNBC from 8 to 10 p.m. In order for the night to run as smoothly as possible, CNBC is staging a six-hour dress rehearsal the day ...

International students experience cultural differences

By Sarah Wojcik

October 29, 2011

Filed under Life

With a growing number of international students on campus at Oakland University and a need to create a positive immersion experience, there are a variety of outlets students can tap into, including ESL club and events sponsored b...

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