The Oakland Post

It’s time for the university to make a decision regarding the $4.8 million deferred payment

By Web Master

February 25, 2008

Filed under Opinion

By MARK MEDAUGHGuest ColumnistIn 2007 the state of Michigan decided to defer a $4.8 million payment and rescind about $1 million in operating costs payments to Oakland University because of the looming issues with the budget....

The Academy gets it wrong

By Web Master

February 25, 2008

Filed under Opinion

By KYLE PHANEUFGuest Columnist1976 was a landmark year for cinema, producing some of the greatest films ever made by a few of the most acclaimed directors of the time. This single year gave the cinematheques of the world films by...

The recent campus shootings must not be overlooked or forgetten

By Web Master

February 25, 2008

Filed under Opinion

STAFF EDITORIALThe tragedy on another college campus is a reminder of the destruction that a human being is capable of committing.The shooting at Northern Illinois University leaves us stunned.The candid horror of the event, like those o...

Board’s decision to push meeting to winter recess is unacceptable

By Web Master

February 13, 2008

Filed under Opinion

STAFF EDITORIALThe meeting of the Board of Trustees is in session … or is it?Oakland University's Board of Trustees holds a monthly meeting to discuss university issues and concerns.The board's February get-together has...

Becoming Generation WHY

By Web Master

February 13, 2008

Filed under Opinion

Every generation faces new and unique challenges, crises and wars that could potentially affect the entire world.A new generation of children born in the late-80s and the early-90s is beginning to send its first representative...

Still Loading …

By Web Master

February 6, 2008

Filed under Opinion

STAFF EDITORIALWe, here at the Oakland Post, don't want to take up your time with another 500 word column â€" Webmail has probably wasted enough of it. The problem with Webmail has yet to be rectified. Important information con...

University Webmail problems frustrate, no explanation given

By Web Master

January 30, 2008

Filed under Opinion

STAFF EDITORIALLoading … Loading … Loading.Sit back, and stare into space. Feel familiar? This is the daily routine of Oakland University students attempting to use their student Webmail account.If you haven't noticed, the u...

In this non-stop society, take a moment and slow down

By Web Master

January 16, 2008

Filed under Opinion

STAFF EDITORIALSlow down. Take a deep breath. Look at those around you. In today's fast paced society, we sometimes forget about our immediate experience. Our minds have become entangled in the goals of expediency and success....

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