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The GSC has welcomed Blake Bonkowski as their new coordinator.

OU ranked one of top LGBTQ friendly Michigan campuses amid ‘unprecedented times’

Joe Zerilli, Campus Editor July 20, 2022

After being number three in the state earlier this year, Oakland University is now ranked one of the top two most LGBTQ+ friendly universities in Michigan according to Campus Pride Index (CPI). With...

This is the Oakland University on-campus police station. OU was ranked as the third safest college in the nation.

OU ranked third safest college in nation

Rachel Yim, Science & Technology Reporter March 3, 2021

According to a recent study by, Oakland University is again ranked third-safest college campus in the country, continuing its reputation of being one of the top three colleges for safety...

Demonstration of an active shooter situation during the workshop.

OUPD hosts active shooter workshop

In the wake of the Orlando nightclub shooting, Oakland University Chief of Police, Mark Gordon, taught faculty and students what to do in case of a shooting on campus on June 15. The program, which was...

Starting April, buildings on campus received individual addresses instead of the generic university address.

Updated Address, in effect April 4

Alexus Bomar April 3, 2016

Oakland University Chief of Police Mark Gordon released information about the new campus address system, which was put into effect on Monday, April 4.From now on, each building on campus has its own address....

OUPD safety suggestions

Grace Turner September 21, 2015

Chief Mark Gordon’s safety suggestions   If you meet someone online and are going to meet them face-to-face, bring a friend. Also, know the place you’re going to meet so you know potential...

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Letter to the Editor: ‘I feel that my safety comes into question’

I'm writing in regards to the poor parking in the Ann V. Nicholson apartments.I understand that in campus housing, parking will be tight. However, I feel that it is not only unfair but unsafe that my choice...

Postie Perspectives: How to keep your summer fun, safe and healthy

By Bobby Boutin April 29, 2014

School's wrapping up, but a lot of Oakland University students will still be attending summer classes.But for those persons who won't be attending summer classes, you're left with tons of time and opportunity...

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