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President Hynd’s Inauguration

Join WXOU and students in celebrating Oakland University’s sixth President on Monday, April 20th at 12pm in Pioneer Food Court.


The official ceremony takes place on Wednesday, April 29th at 3pm in the O’rena followed by a celebratory reception in the Oakland Center.

Learn more about President Hynd here.

International Night 2015

By Lauren Barthold | @bylaurenb


WXOU is a proud sponsor of International Night 2015 – International Marketplace.

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Enjoy food, entertainment, music, dancing, student organization display tables, arts and crafts, as well as prizes from around the world!

The free event is on Friday from 5 to 8pm in the Oakland University Oakland Center Banquet Rooms.

INTERVIEW: Jerry of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream

By Lauren Barthold | @bylaurenb


Jerry Greenfield will bring a special treat to Meadow Brook Theatre tonight at 7pm.


Not only will the co-founder bring “an evening of entrepreneurial spirit, social responsibility and radical business philosophy,” but also ice cream for the entire audience.

Greenfield explains how it all got started:

So what’s his favorite flavor?


Did you know that when flavors are retired, they laid to rest in the “Flavor Graveyard” at the factory? You can find dead tastes like “Schweddy Balls,” “Holy Cannoli,” and “White Russian” there. Greenfield explains the Vermont-based company’s flavor process:

He says the event will offer plenty of advice for college students:

Free unlimited tickets are available at the Center for Student Activities ticket window until 5pm.