The Oakland Post 2016-01-20

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The significance of Literacy: Award-winning actor; producer and director LeVar Burton talks diversity; education and imagination at 24th annual Keeper of the Dream awards celebration ; Free fitness ; Celebration ; Bear Pong ; 'Yes means yes' legislation ; The Real Deal: Martin Luther King Jr and his legacy: Remembering Dr. King for more than his speeches; how he's still relevant today ; Political focus: Dealing with the water crisis in Flint ; What's that smell?: Ethical; monetary concerns over creation and selection of chief operating officer ; Grizzlies on the prowl: What movie could you watch over and over and never get sick of? ; Rec center offering free classes: Everything from yoga to kickboxing is open to all OU students ; OUPD liaison office making full-time position soon: New officer to be more available; helpful to students; faculty and staff ; Pushing sales as a tool for quick hire: OU AMA speaker gives facts; encouragement and advice for future graduates ; Hynds enjoying first months in Sunset Terrace ; What OU can do you series: Writing Center: When in need of essay assistance; head to Kresge to take advantage of top-notch writing consultants ; LeVar Burton speaks at Keeper of the Dream: Award-winning actor emphasizes the importance of reading in education ; Keeping the dream going with Center for Multicultural Initiatives ; Professor remixes teaching in the classroom: Dr. Emery Petchauer utilizes foundations of hip-hop music to alter teaching methods ; 'Equus' garners rave reviews in Milwaukee: Following a successful performance at OU; theater students traveled to American College Theater Festival ; What 'It's On Us' means; why it should matter to university's student body: Oakland University Student Congress leads new sexual assault initiative with campaign; fighting stigmas ; Celebrating African American history: Students kick off month of African American heritage; culture through panels; interactive exhibits and more ; The mix: Top 5 TV show reunions we want to see ; Top tunes ; Album spotlight ; Yaks of the week ; Student-athletes; student orgs to host first 'Bear Pong' event: Sign up now open for non-alcoholic water pong tournament ; Recapping the week's sports action ; Making waves; breaking records ; The pep band: A vital source of school spirit ; Band students are integral part of game atmosphere ; The Break Down: Gameday Highlights ; Oakland falls to NKU



Burton, LeVar, Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance, Oakland University Police Department, Hynd, George W., Oakland University. The Writing Center, Keeper of the Dream awards, Oakland University. Center for Multicultural Initiatives, Oakland University. Student Congress, African American Celebration Month, Oakland University Pep Band