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    • Headnote to The “N” Word Essays 

      Pfeiffer, Kathleen (Oakland University, 2010-01-01)
      This past semester, my “African-American Literature” class included an unusually thoughtful and articulate group of students, and led to class discussions that were particularly sensitive and insightful, especially around ...
    • Interview with Kevin Boyle, Author of Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age 

      Becker, Anne; Breidenbach, Cathie; Horning, Alice; Kietlinska, Kasia; Robertson, Jeanie; Boyle, Kevin (Oakland University, 2008-01-01)
      Each year, Oakland University faculty chooses a campus-wide book in conjunction with the College of Arts and Sciences theme for the year. For the 2007–2008 academic year, the theme is Revolution, and the book selected was ...
    • Minutes of the Meeting of the University Senate, October 20, 1988 

      Oakland University. Senate (1988-10-20)
      Minority/Race Relations concerns-Open forum. Race Relations/Minority concerns-Open forum.
    • The “N” Word Four Essays 

      Cherry, Adam; Cook, Chelsey; DePaoli, Liz; Rick, Brian (Oakland University, 2010-01-01)
      Four essays written by students as an assignment in an African-American Literature course, The assignment "invited them to read and respond to Emily Bernard’s essay, inviting them to reflect on their own experience with ...
    • Racial Profiling 

      Meehan, Albert J.; Ponder, Michael C. (Oakland University, 2002-04-01)
      We have three goals for this presentation: 1) to briefly review why racial profiling-specifically driving while black-catapulted to national attention in the 1990's; 2) to present our research which focuses on the importance ...
    • Reflections on a Fulbright Year at Oakland University 

      McGuire, David (Oakland University, 2004-10-01)
      Observations on race relations in the Metropolitan Detroit area by a visiting Fulbright scholar.
    • The Revolution Was Not Televised: Perspectives from the Banks of Beer Lake, 1969-1975 

      Graham, James D. (Oakland University, 2004-10-01)
      Memories of student activism at Oakland University from 1969-1975
    • The Oakland Observer 1968-05-31 

      The Oakland Sail, Inc. (The Oakland Sail, Inc., 1968-05-31)
      Projected Draft Reform Killed ; OC Expansion Scrapped; Crowded Conditions Remain ; Up Against The Wall Pothead! ; MSU Rights Proposals ; Notice ; THE OBSERVER: Why Students Riot ; To The Editor McCarthy Says Thanks ; Larimer ...
    • The Oakland Observer 1968-06-07 

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      O.U.s' First Carnival ; Meadow Brook Fair Schedule ; Information Wanted ; University To Combat Racism ; Chancellor Interviewed ; Open Housing: A Grass Roots Effort in Pontiac ; Violence - The American Way ; Music Review ...
    • The Oakland Post 1989-04-17 

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      University to refuse credit by July 1989 ; The winner is ; Bar business declines after student injured ; Senate committee considers writing test for juniors ; Associate professors promoted ; Abortion rights march draws ...
    • The Oakland Post 1996-11-20 

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      Dead animal left for sorority president ; Greater prerogative proposed: Increase in authority proposal would allow Russi greater flexibility in legal matters ; The Big Move: Faculty look forward to the completion of new ...
    • The Oakland Post 1999-04-07 

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      Elections halted by 12 charges ; Board votes yes on phase one of complex study ; Political funding goes both ways; yet disparities exist ; FAST FACTS ; Student Affairs EVENTS UPDATING OU ; ON CAMPUS Picture Perfect ; ...
    • The Oakland Post 2015-09-23 

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      THE STAGE IS SET ;Ted.X ; Grizzlies on the Prowl: "Which political issues are most important to you?" ; Perspectives A better yOU: Time to catch some Z's Grizzlies ; Students can better manage their time and sleep patterns; ...
    • The Oakland Post 2018-09-26 

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      Greek History: Newly elected Greek Council leaders talk about their motivations and goals ; Town Hall. OU hosts forum on bettering race relations in the community ; Brooksie Way. An inside perspective of running in the ...
    • The Oakland Post 2019-03-05 

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      Senior Send-off ; Dentistry Program. OU and UDM to launch interprofessional partnership ; New in enrollment. Dawn Aubry names associate VP of Enrollment Management ; Pride Month. Celebration of OU's Pride Month begins March ...
    • The Oakland Sail 1987-03-09 

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      Dorm resident claims shooting occurred after failed drug deal ; Aye; sir ; Racial gripes voiced to school administrators at Congress input forum ; Congress approves formation of committee to find solutions to student housing ...
    • The Oakland Sail 1987-04-06 

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      Congress defers action on committee for race relations; name change ; Little man on campus ; Condoms could be available by fall ; Alice Gorlin of School of Business dies ; Getting a sneak preview of college ; Freshman ...
    • “Those Things” and “You People”: Issues of Racism in Zombie Cinema 

      Allkins, Kyle (Oakland University, 2010-10-01)
      ...representations of race in zombie films change over the course of cinema history, and can be best understood in the multiple cultural and cinematic contexts that shape those representations