The Oakland Post

A job can be just one connection away

Jessica Leydet, Reporter

November 9, 2016

It takes most college students four years to earn a bachelor’s degree, and after that, many are simply thrown out into the real world to find a job.  This can be difficult, especially if students don’t spend a little time...

As students start looking for jobs to apply to, OU’s Career Services can be beneficial. They offer opportunities like consultations for job search strategies and teaching ways to better network with employers.

Jobs don’t grow on trees

September 27, 2016

The real weight of a 4.0

Shelby Tankersley, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2016

The almighty 4.0: glorious and virtually unattainable. Student Congress has been working to make it easier to attain, causing dedicated students all over OU to breathe a sigh of relief. Certainly flawless grades will make life...

What OU can do for yOU: Career Services

Nicole Fontana

January 24, 2016

Career Services is a free service offered to current students as well as Oakland University Alumni. Previously located inside of Vandenberg Hall, this June marks six years from the new location inside of North Foundation Hall.Alt...

Finding the bright side of a rough internship

Shelby Tankersley

January 10, 2016

The Google search “why you shouldn’t have an internship” yields over 1.7 million results. On top of that, there are editorials written by former students published in news outlets like Forbes and USA Today on why they regre...

Giving back to the community the OU way

By Alexus Bomar

October 18, 2015

Getting involved while being enrolled in college is very important because it shows that you are doing more in college than just studying.  Getting involved with your community is also something that employers could look at....

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