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National Hispanic Heritage month is recognized every year to celebrate Hispanic and Latinx cultures. The celebration extends from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 every year.

OU celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month with cultural events

Arianna Heyman, Editor-in-Chief October 10, 2022

Sept. 15 marked the beginning of National Hispanic Heritage Month. The celebration first began in 1968 under President Lyndon B Johnson, originally known as Hispanic Heritage Week. In 1988, Hispanic Heritage...

The lack of classroom space at Oakland University has become more apparent since the return to in-person classes. 

Spanish Department retains most in-person classes despite lack of space

Sarah Gudenau, Features Editor March 23, 2022

Since the return to in-person classes at Oakland University, the lack of classroom space has become more apparent. The Spanish Department in particular felt the impact of the space deficit, but faculty...

The 2021 Immigration Film Festival kicked off with a viewing of the documentary Missing in Brooks County. The film explores Brooks County, Texas where more migrants go missing after crossing the Mexico-United States border than anywhere else in the U.S.

2021 Immigration Film Festival kicks off with ‘Missing in Brooks County’

Sarah Gudenau, Features Editor September 22, 2021

On Sept. 16, Mexican Independence Day, Oakland University’s Department of Modern Languages and School of Nursing kicked off the annual Immigration Film Festival. Participants were able to attend the...

Professor uses language to reduce health care disparities

Gabrielle Abdelmessih, Editor-in-Chief March 17, 2021

For six years, Dr. Adolfo Campoy-Cubillo, an associate professor at Oakland University, has been teaching Spanish Language and Culture for Health Care Professionals (SPN 3580). This course was designed...

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