The Oakland Post

Looking Back: The Sex Issue(s)

Cheyanne Kramer, Managing Editor

November 14, 2017

College newspapers are meant to challenge what is expected from a news organization. But, most people don’t expect to be confronted with a cover story featuring a female student taking her top off. Well, that’s exactly w...

Looking Back: Dancing through OUSC financial woes

Cheyanne Kramer, Managing Editor

November 7, 2017

No one was allowed to have fun in 2005, it seems. No dancing on campus In 2005, Oakland University inplemented a dancing ban. Much like the famous flick “Footloose,” this prevented dances from happening on campus for the ...

Hauntings through History: Looking Back on Halloween

Cheyanne Kramer, Managing Editor

October 31, 2017

According to “Today I Found Out,” the concept of the modern-day practice of trick-or-treating began sometime in the 1920s and has been an American tradition ever since. Oakland University  is no stranger to this holiday....

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...

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