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Meet Moravian: A local band looking to make it big

Meet Moravian: A local band looking to make it big

Chelsea Bossert, Arts Reporter April 10, 2024

Alex Christ is a very charismatic lead vocalist, to say the least. Dancing, singing, sweating, screaming, shouting and, frankly, doing way too much on stage. His ferocity and stage presence mixed...

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OU fans root for the Golden Grizzlies at the Horizon League Championship

Gracie Murray, Features Reporter March 20, 2024

When fighting a battle, one must rely on the community to have their back. Giovanni Moceri, the Sports Media Director at WXOU, is also a Golden Grizzlies basketball super fan. This March, Moceri...

Photo courtesy of WXOU

WXOU Program Director Andrew Deacon talks student involvement

Dayshawn Fields, Features Reporter January 31, 2024

Andrew Deacon has taken up many leadership roles on campus. The Oakland University junior’s tenacity in making the most of his college experience is a testament to the benefits of student involvement...

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WXOU Spotlight: Giovanni Moceri of ‘The GioMoShow’

Noah Francis, Features Editor October 25, 2023

Oakland University’s student organizations are a special sight, as they are run by students for students. The leaders of these groups demonstrate their passion for creating community on campus by planning...

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How WXOU is shaping OU’s music culture

Chelsea Bossert, Arts Reporter September 13, 2023

On Tuesday, Sept. 5 — a hot and humid night — heat lightning rolled into Oakland University’s athletic fields. Darkness overshadowed much of parking lot P11 and the bonfire pit. The weather looked...

WXOU hosts first Open Mic Night

Bella Javier, Arts Editor February 8, 2023

Oakland University’s radio station, 88.3FM WXOU, hosted their very first open mic night on Feb. 2, wherein participants were free to recite poetry, sing or perform stand-up comedy sets. This is just...

Tony Dombrowski and Detroit Tigers baseball player Miguel Miggy Cabrera

People of OU: Podcast host and Detroit sports personality Tony Dombrowski

Joe Zerilli, Campus Editor February 23, 2022

In a world where Detroit sports aren’t necessarily doing amazing things, it can be hard to talk about them while staying positive. But Tony Dombrowski has created a community with which he constantly...

2019s Silent Disco in the Oakland Center.

Get funky with SPB’s Silent Disco 3.0

Joseph Popis, Sports Reporter February 16, 2022

Listen to music and showcase your dancing abilities at Silent Disco 3.0 — presented by the Student Program Board (SPB). At the Silent Disco, attendees are provided wireless headphones controlled by DJ's,...

WXOU presents Lyons and Unknown Neighbors for mainstage concert

Grace Lovins, Senior Reporter November 17, 2021

WXOU hosted their Thursday Night Mainstage concert featuring performances of two rising local bands: Lyons and Unknown Neighbors. The concert was held on Thursday, Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. in The Habitat...

The Heartstrings Project headlining WXOUs 2021 Fall Main Stage concert.

WXOU brings 2021 Fall Main Stage to the Habitat

Tori Coker, Content Editor September 22, 2021

On Thursday, Sept. 16, WXOU brought their Fall Main Stage concert to The Habitat stage in the Oakland Center. The concert has become a staple tradition for the station over time. As a result of COVID-19,...

From left to right: Luke Wygodny, Marina Pires and Elias Wygodny of The Heartstrings Project.

WXOU Fall Main Stage headliner to bring music, mindfulness to The Habitat

Tori Coker, Content Editor September 15, 2021

Folk band The Heartstrings Project has been carving out a meaningful place for themselves in the world through music and mindfulness since 2015. As the headliners of WXOU’s 2021 Fall Main Stage event,...

WXOU, the campus radio station, hosted a show discussing, recruiting, volunteering and involvement.

Virtual GrizzFest showcases variety of clubs, organizations

Lauren Reid, Content Editor September 16, 2020

The Office for Student Involvement (OSI) hosted a virtual GrizzFest student involvement fair on Thursday, Sept. 10 via GrizzOrgs.  Around 15 Oakland University based clubs and organizations took to...

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