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OU alum Lauren Roll on her return to campus

OU alum Lauren Roll on her return to campus

Ana Gjorgjevski, Features Reporter December 6, 2023

From a young age, Lauren Roll knew she possessed strong resilience. Throughout her life, she has persevered through countless personal battles and never once let it affect her truly selfless spirit. Roll...

Students gather for a past in person commencement ceremony. This year Oakland University has taken an alternative approach with a drive-in commencement in the fall and, now, a virtual winter commencement.

BREAKING: Virtual commencement ceremony for winter graduates

Emily Morris, Managing Editor November 11, 2020

Oakland University will host its first virtual commencement celebration for winter graduates — responding to winter weather and pandemic concerns — on Saturday, Dec. 19 at 10 a.m. More than 2,400...

President Ora Hirsch Pescovitz discussing Oakland University’s 2020 graduation on CNN.

Oakland may offer a drive-thru graduation

Emily Morris, Managing Editor May 16, 2020

The winter semester has almost finished, but there is one last achievement to address — commencement.  Because of precautions revolving around COVID-19, President Ora Hirsch Pescovitz announced on...

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