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Peace comes to America

Peace comes to America

October 9, 2013

A matter of perspective

By Scott Wolchek

October 2, 2013

When Dee Dee Allemon needs to reach the A-1 steak sauce on the top shelf, it’s not easy. Back when her kids were younger, they could stand in the grocery cart and swipe it, but nowadays Dee Dee has to get innovative. Sometime...

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 slowly and stea...

The cost of online education

By Editors

September 24, 2013

Georgia Tech is now offering a Master of Computer Science degree, available as a series of “Massive Open Online Classes,” for a total of $6,600, according to an article on Slate.com.A traditional master’s program costs $45,...

Don’t get it twisted: What does a guy have to do to get arrested for buffoonery around here?

By Brian Johnston

September 19, 2013

Last Monday I spent two hours outside of the Oakland Center making balloon animals for any students willing to take them. Meanwhile, Editor-in-Chief Scott Wolchek sat in a carnival contraption, where anyone who hit a target cou...

Growing together: A look at United We Coexist

By Ali DeRees

September 10, 2013

There is a new organization on campus this year with a leader, eager to work with others.United We Coexist is focused on mutual religious acceptance and the education of different faiths.The org’s president, Nusrat Zaman, is a...

Welcome Week wrap-up

By Kailee Mathias

September 10, 2013

Oakland University showcases diverse student organizations to newcomersWelcome Week, the annual celebration to kick off the fall semester, continues until September 13.This traditional week is used to unite the campus, showcase...

OU deems internships important for students

By LeeAnn Brown

September 8, 2013

To infinity … and beyond!These iconic words are familiar to several of us as the great Buzz Lightyear’s motto from the Toy Story trilogy.Most of us will never be space rangers and the concept of infinity boggles our minds, bu...

What are you doing to get back into the OU groove?

By Kaylee Kean

September 8, 2013

The Fall semester started on Sept. 3, and it's the close of summer for incoming OU students.  So, The Post asks students how they will get back to the grind and wish summer a "Goodbye."“What are you doing to get back into ...

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