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Oakland University Apologizes For Offensive Mike Tyson 'Thlow Down' Tweet [PHOTO]

ROCHESTER HILLS (WWJ) – Oakland University has launched an investigation after someone tweeted out an offensive meme of boxer Mike Tyson from an official police account. 109 more words


Viewpoint: Guns miss the mark in sexual violence prevention

Move over #TheDress, there’s a new debate packing heat: should college students be able to bring their guns to school?

While the carrying of concealed firearms on campus… 667 more words


O’Connor wins pair of Big Ten titles

Leah O’Connor won two more Big Ten championships this past weekend, bringing her individual total to eight in track and field, and nine overall.

The 2010 Croswell-Lexington graduate repeated as Big Ten indoor champion in the mile, winning by nearly 9 seconds with a time of 4 minutes, 32.29 seconds. 193 more words


Ring by spring: Some college couples get a marriage certificate before a diploma

A number of college-aged couples across the U.S. have chosen to walk down the aisle before  — or shortly after — walking at graduation.

According to Terri Orbuch, an Oakland University professor of sociology, who’s also known as “The Love Doctor,” the national average age of those who get married is between 25 and 27. 886 more words


Oakland's Kahlil Felder Had SportsCenter's Play Of The Night [VIDEO]

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — Kahlil Felder scored 20 points with 10 assists and five rebounds as Oakland beat Youngstown State 82-71 on Wednesday night.

Corey Petros added another 20 points and nine rebounds for the Golden Grizzlies (16-14, 11-4 Horizon). 122 more words


Oakland University grad departs for Peace Corps Paraguay

Alex Morton, 22, of Muskegon, Mich., has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Paraguay March 2 to begin training as a community services volunteer. 478 more words

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Grand Ledge girls hoops chasing perfection in CAAC Blue

GRAND LEDGE – Brooke Rambo and Vanessa Odlum have felt the pressure at times as sophomores playing key roles for the Grand Ledge girls basketball team. 581 more words