The Oakland Post

Police Files July 5

Shelby Tankersley, Editor-in-Chief

June 29, 2017

Arrest on Campus On June 8, a man came into the Oakland University Police Department and turned himself in. He had applied for a concealed pistol license, during which he became aware of his arrest warrant. The warrant had ...

Black Lives Matter panel sparks open discussion

AuJenee Hirsch, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2017

In the basement of the Oakland Center, students, faculty and alumni came together to discuss a major social movement that focuses on problems that plague the African-American community: Black Lives Matter.  The Association of ...

Fight the Night increases empathy, awareness for homlessness

Amy Swanson, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2016

Students will brave the cold once again for the public demonstration Fight the Night on Nov. 12 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. For these 12 hours, participants will camp and sleep outside to show support for the homeless individuals...



September 19, 2016


CIA to host recruiting event at Oakland

Robert Andrews, Staff Reporter

September 13, 2016

The Central Intelligence Agency will be making a visit to Oakland University on Wednesday, Sept. 14 in an effort to inform students about the agency. This is the first time that the CIA has recruited at Oakland and the eve...

Looking Back: Digging through The Oakland Post archives

Cheyanne Kramer, web editor, & Paige Brockway, editor-in-chief

June 1, 2016

This summer, The Oakland Post is cleaning up its newsroom, a process that involves physically archiving 57 years of news coverage. Over the years, the Post has gone by many names. We published our first issue in 1959 as Th...

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