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July 2013

Monday, July 29
Oakland University faculty members who self-plagiarized received promotions (Oakland Press)
Abusive coaches aren't just men (The Good Men Project Magazine)
What's on your bucket list? (The Times Online)

Friday, July 26
Oakland University Board of Trustees approved promotions of two self-plagiarizing faculty (Oakland Press)
Oakland president address reports about ex-coach (USA Today)
State of Michigan: Snyder makes appointments, reappointments to the Farm Produce Insurance Company (CBS Detroit)
After reports about ex-coach, Oakland University's leader says school committed to diversity (Daily Reporter)

Thursday, July 25
'Hot for Teacher' - What You're Saying (Oakland Press)
Too hot for teacher: student's essay gets him expelled (The Week)
Michigan student kicked out of class for writing about being 'hot for teacher' has $2.2 million free speech lawsuit dismissed (The Mail Online)
'Hot for teacher' student Joseph Corlett loses court case (The Australian News)
OU president addresses allegations about former coach (Macomb Daily)

Wednesday, July 24
Oakland U. student loses lawsuit over lusty writings (MyFoxDetroit)
Oakland University student loses lawsuit over lusty writings (Free Press)
"Hot for Teacher" lawsuit dismissed by court (CBS Detroit)
College basketball coach from hell fired for making her players be skinny, virginal, Christian (xoJane)

Tuesday, July 23
'Hot For Teacher' Student Loses Lawsuit Against Oakland University Over Lusty Writings (Huffington Post)
'Hot for Teacher' Suit Rejected (Inside Higher Ed)
Report: Ex-Oakland women's coach berated players (CBS Sports)
Oakland University players say ex-women's basketball coach Beckie Francis fixated on weight, pushed Christianity, used intimidation (Indianapolis Star)
Report: Former Oakland U. women's basketball coach berated players about weight, religion (Daily Journal)

Monday, July 22
Oakland University personnel turnover continues (Oakland Press)
Not clear whether OU president, coach's relationship violated university rules (Oakland Press)
Former players hit out at sacked women's college basketball coach claiming she mentally abused them and left many with eating disorders (Mail Online)
Players say ex-Oakland women's basketball coach Beckie Francis fixated on weight, pushed Christianity, used intimidation (Free Press)
Oakland's Harsh Ex-Coach Beckie Francis: Players Describe 'Constant Head Games' (Deadline Detroit)

Friday, July 19
Oakland University police issue campus safety alert after reported sexual assault at nearby apartments (Oakland Press)
Police probe alleged sexual assault near OU (Detroit News)

Monday, July 15
Auburn Hills honors former Oakland University president Gary Russi (Oakland Press)
Student to get rare backstage training at Bon Jovi concert (Free Press)
At least 30 charter schools set to open around state, including five in Oakland County (Oakland Press)

Friday, July 12
New Oakland University president: 'No crisis here' (Oakland Press)

Tuesday, July 9
Former Oakland University women's basketball coach Beckie Francis' award may have come during investigation of her conduct (Oakland Press)
Pawley resigns from OU board; Ric DeVore named in his place (Free Press)
No Physical Contact But Most Feel Sexting is Cheating (CBS Detroit)

Friday, July 5
OU student wins honor from fraternity (Oakland Press)
Michigan State beats University of Michigan on roads (Oakland Press)
Auburn Hills asks Oakland University to consider changing its address from Rochester (Oakland Press)
Michigan colleges more affordable than others, national study finds (Free Press)
Cunnilingus-assisted orgasm may not be such a big mystery (Science Alert!)

Wednesday, July 3
Gov. Snyder names PNC exec Rick DeVore to Oakland University board (Crain's)
Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder appoints bank exec to Oakland University Board (Oakland Press)
Former Oakland University basketball player claims religious discrimination (Arab American News)
Former Oakland University basketball coach Beckie Francis'award may have come during investigation of her conduct (Oakland Press)
Former OU student faces jail time for criminal sexual conduct (Oakland Press)