The Oakland Post

OUPD raises funds for new K9 unit

Patrick Sullivan, Web Editor

September 5, 2018

According to a recent study by the National Council for Home Safety and Security, Oakland University is the safest campus in the state of Michigan. This is thanks in part to the police department that we have at our disposal. However, rather tha...

Blog: A day at MO POP

Rachel Williams, Life Editor

August 16, 2016

Saturday July 23, I spent the day on the Detroit Riverfront enjoying some great music, great food and melting under the sun. The gates for MO POP opened a bit after noon and the packs of dedicated festival-goers swarmed onto...

Fight boring weekend blues with Escape the Room Detroit

Amy Swanson

March 13, 2016

Looking for something new and exciting to do on the weekend?Escape the Room Detroit, an interactive adventure game, opened last week.Groups are locked in a room where they have 60 minutes to find hidden objects, figure out clues and solve incr...

Complexities of public health presented at CRU event

Amy Swanson, staff reporter

March 6, 2016

The predicted snow storm on March 1 held off long enough for the Center for Religious Understanding (CRU) to put on their event with speaker Abdul El-Sayed.El-Sayed is the executive director of public health and health officer ...

Oakland Jazz Band playing to Detroit

By: Rachel Williams

July 5, 2015

The Oakland Jazz Band, under the direction of Assistant Professor of Music Miles Brown, will return to the Detroit Jazz Festival (DJF) for the third year in a row.The festival, to be held Sept. 4-6, was created in 1980 by Robert...

OU Chorale to ‘paint it black’ and gold with The Rolling Stones

By: Anthony Spak

June 7, 2015

You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you might get to sing alongside The Rolling Stones.“The World’s Greatest Rock and Roll Band” have invited the OU Chorale to perform with them at their upcomin...

Oakland kicks off metro series against University of Detroit

By Sean Gardner

October 4, 2014

In Detroit, Oakland University men's soccer took down the University of Detroit Mercy 2-1, winning the inaugural Metro Series and securing their first win of the season.“It feels great, for it to come against a huge rival like...

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