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SVOU commemorates 9/11 with remembrance fest, stair climb

SVOU commemorates 9/11 with remembrance fest, stair climb

Chloe Kukuk, Campus Editor September 20, 2023

On the 22nd anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center, the Student Veterans of Oakland University (SVOU) hosted a 9/11 remembrance ceremony and stair climb on Monday, Sept. 11, in collaboration...

The World Trade Center towers burn after being hit by two planes on September 11, 2001.

Looking Back: Post covers 9/11, paper tigers no more

Tanner Trafelet, Contributor September 15, 2021

On May 28, 1998, Osama Bin Laden conducted an interview with the ABC’s John Miller and his interpreter. In this interview Bin Laden asserted that the United States (U.S.) was a “paper tiger” due...

U.S. Rep Elissa Slotkin, former U.S. Rep Mike Rogers and Fox 2 News anchor Roop Raj at the 9/11: Twenty Years Later panel discussion on Sept. 9.

CCE hosts “9/11: Twenty Years Later”

Lauren Reid, Content Editor September 15, 2021

20 years after the tragic and life-altering terrorist attacks that took place on September 11, 2001, the Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) at Oakland University hosted “9/11: Twenty Years Later” on...

Twenty years after 9/11, the campus community is sharing what they remember from that day.

20 years later: what OU remembers from Sept. 11, 2001

Jeff Thomas, Editor-in-Chief September 15, 2021

Now, 20 years after Sept. 11, 2001 — we have arrived at a point where a lot of OU students either weren’t alive or are too young to have any recollection of what it felt like that day. It was a deeply...

“9/11 Twenty Years Later” to commemorate 20th anniversary of 9/11

Rachel Yim, Science & Technology Reporter September 8, 2021

For the 20th anniversary of Sept. 11, the Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) at Oakland University is hosting a public discussion. 20 years ago, on Sept. 11, the single largest terrorist attack in U.S....

Political Focus: The aftermath of September 11th

Melissa Deatsch, Political Columnist September 13, 2016

Sunday marked the 15th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. Ceremonies took place in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania to honor the lives lost on one of the most tragic days in American...

SVOU helps provide for homeless veterans

Shelby Tankersley, Editor-In-Chief September 6, 2016

Eleven percent, or 39,471, of America’s homeless population are people who once served in the military, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. In order to help those homeless...

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