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The entrance to the OUs Gender and Sexuality Center, located downstairs in the Oakland Center.

Gender and Sexuality Center open during the summer

Sarah Gudenau, Features Editor June 30, 2021

The Gender and Sexuality Center (GSC), Oakland Univeristy’s LGBTQIA+ resource center, is dedicated to the retention and graduation of queer students — and that doesn’t stop during the summer. The...

At his childhood home in Capac, MI, Jeff Thomas takes a break from his birthday celebration to pose with his two younger brothers.

Introducing our new Editor-in-Chief Jeff Thomas

Bridget Janis, Managing Editor May 26, 2021

With a passion for writing and a lot of life experience, Jeff Thomas takes on the role as the 2021-2022 editor-in-chief of The Oakland Post. He brings fresh ideas and an optimistic perspective for the...

OU freshman awarded full-ride scholarship by the US Department of Defense

Rachel Yim, Science & Technology Reporter May 26, 2021

One of the awardees of the U.S. Department of Defense’s annual National Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation scholarship (SMART) is Bianca Vitale, freshman at Oakland University. “I...

Tina Biggars killer granted parole hearing

Tina Biggar’s killer granted parole hearing

Autumn Page, Marketing Director May 26, 2021

Kenneth Tranchida, who pled guilty in 1996 to murdering Oakland University student Tina Biggar, was granted a parole hearing after serving 25 years out of his life sentence.   The hearing started with...

Predator vs. parking spots

By Scott Wolchek September 24, 2013

To stalk or not to stalk? For students and faculty, that is the question.If you’ve been in any campus parking lot, you may have noticed the “parking prowlers” of Oakland University.These mobile predators...

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