The Oakland Post

Looking Back: Stealing in January, 1996

Cheyanne Kramer, Managing Editor

October 17, 2017

In January 1996, someone broke into the Oakland Center through a window and proceeded to steal loose change from video game machines as well as breaking into one of the building’s safes and taking around $50. The kicker? The act of v...

Looking Back: Students Seize Oakland

Cheyanne Kramer, Managing Editor

October 3, 2017

It's March in 1969, and 400 students have taken over Oakland University for eight hours, preventing the normal function of the campus. It began with a group of 30 students occupying North Foundation Hall during the administrative...

Looking Back: Frozen Pipes and Ceiling Collapses

Cheyanne Kramer, Managing Editor

September 19, 2017

On Jan. 5, 1992, a second set of water pipes burst between Kresge Library and Hannah Hall. This pipe burst would result in a $9,000 bill for repairs. This fix was dubbed as the “quick fix,” because university officials...

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