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Giving back to community through friendly competiton

By Sarah Lawrence

October 25, 2015

Beginning Nov. 1, the Oakland University Dean of Students Office and Oakland University Credit Union are coming together to help students involved in club sports, residence hall association and other student organizations give...

The truth behind the ghost stories

By Cheyanne Kramer

October 18, 2015

Oakland University is known for its history. Meadow Brook Hall is known for its ghost stories, and who can resist a spooky tale about the old labs deep in the forest. However, there are a few stories that are actually true concerni...

Student veterans come together to give back

By Jake Smith

October 18, 2015

The Student Veterans of Oakland University are heating up this semester as they engage in on-campus activity like never before.In 2009 veteran Mike Brennan noticed the influx of veterans coming into Oakland and started the Vet...

OUPD receives 2nd on-campus sexual assault report of the year

October 12, 2015

The Oakland University Police Department received the second on-campus sexual assault report of the year on Monday, Oct. 12.The report states that the assault happened between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 8 in West Vandenburg ...

OUSC cleans up campus, collects 70 pounds of trash

By Jake Smith

October 12, 2015

Oakland University’s Student Congress gathered support, split up into teams and set out last Thursday in an effort to clean up campus for “Talkin’ Trash.”“It’s shocking how much trash is out there that you can’t...

Using video chats to learn, speak to students around the world

By Cheyanne Kramer

October 11, 2015

The year 2017 marks major anniversaries for Rochester. It is the 200th anniversary of Rochester, Michigan, the 60th anniversary of Oakland University, and the 40th anniversary of the Honors College.The anniversary celebrations started o...

Laverne Cox speaks about equality, struggles

By Cheyanne Kramer

October 11, 2015

Activist and star of “Orange is the New Black” Laverne Cox spoke on Oct. 8 in the O’Rena. She offered her own experiences for the audience to think over and talked about how intersectionality shaped her life and experienc...

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