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February 2014

Wednesday, Feb. 26
   Nuns on the Bus Leader to Speak on Poverty, Political Paralysis in Rochester (Royal Oak Patch)

Tuesday, Feb. 25
   Sister Simone Campbell, top 'Nun on the Bus,' to speak in metro Detroit on Wednesday (Free Press)

Monday, Feb. 24
   John Dingell 'a giant' in the history of Congress (Detroit News)

Sunday, Feb. 23
   Matt’s Favorites: Cool Incubator, PLM Training, Computer Composer And More (CBS)
   Michigan’s Dingell, Longest Serving U.S. Congressman, Cites Partisan Gridlock in Retirement (Troy Patch)

Friday, Feb. 21
   Martin named marketing director for University Liggett (Macomb Daily)
   Black History: 2 Exemplary Young Leaders (CBS)

Thursday, Feb. 20
   Detroit Country Day teacher recognized as Oakland University alumni of the ear (Oakland Press)
   OU Business School Maintains Prestigious Accreditation (dBusiness)
   Blurred Lines in the Culture War (Stanford Daily)
   ‘Lysistrata Jones’ updates the classic Greek comedy at Meadow Brook Theatre (
   Automation Alley and Oakland U launch business incubator (Metromedia)
   Automation Alley unveils new manufacturing tech center at Oakland University (Royal Oak Tribune)
   Automation Alley opens center at Oakland University to test products digitally (Free Press)
   Automation Alley opens training center at OU (Crain's)

Wednesday, Feb. 19
   Barrie Olympians proud of achievement (
   Former Fraser baseball star gets jersey retired by Oakland University (C&G News)
   Oakland University coaches to act as grillers in support of the American Cancer Society (C&G News)
   Film workshop prepares adults with ASD for employment (Prosper)
   Patterson: I'm an Oakland booster, not Detroit basher (C&G News)

Monday, Feb. 17
   Canada's Alexandra Paul, Mitchell Islam finish 18th in Olympic ice dancing debut (
   Skating With a Smile, No Matter What (New York Times)
   Oakland University basketball completes regular-season sweep against University of Detroit Mercy (C&G News)

Friday, Feb. 14
   Being a freshman does not faze Oakland's Kahlil Felder (Free Press)

Thursday, Feb. 13
   Ultimate valentine: Book of husband's war-era stories became a project of love (Free Press)
   Film workshop prepares adults with ASD for employment (Automation Alley)
   Macomb-OU INCubator startups score seed funding (Metro Media)
   Oakland University and Rochester College hockey teams form a new rivalry (Macomb Daily)
   Meadow Brook Hall opens for "Downton Days" (WXYZ)
   Proposed Comcast, Time Warner cable TV deal faces antitrust scrutiny, consumer opposition (Free Press)

Wednesday, Feb. 12
   Library group hosts ʻWine, Wit and Wisdomʼ fundraiser (C&G)
   Paul, Islam go from schoolmates in Canada to Oakland University to Olympics (Detroit News)
   Local youth rally in D.C. for March for Life (C&G)
   Dakota grad killed in snowmobile accident (C&G)
   Meadow Brook Theatre Stages LYSISTRATA JONES, Now thru 3/9 (Broadway World)
   Second painting hidden in plain sight now at the DIA (Detroit News)
   Oakland University freshman, 18, from Ferndale dies of cardiac arrest (Coleman)
   Need head (Pub)

Tuesday, Feb. 11
   Skaters trained by OU instructors compete in Olympics (Oakland Press)
   Meadow Brook Hall ‘Downton’ event compares lives of automotive and British aristocracy (Oakland Press)

Saturday, Feb. 8
   Travis Bader Breaks NCAA’s Three-Point Record (WBUR Boston)

Friday, Feb. 7
   Take Root and The Leopold Group Set for Varner Recital Hall (Broadway World)
   Dylan Thomas centenary celebrated with stirring production of ‘Under Milk Wood’ (Pub)
   LYSISTRATA JONES Makes Michigan Premiere at Meadow Brook Theatre (Broadway World)
   Surviving ... and Thriving (Hour)

Thursday, Feb. 6
   Oakland University band member dies in snowmobile crash (Mlive)
   Dakota High graduate killed in snowmobile accident (Macomb Daily)
   Friends tried to save Oakland University student, 18, killed in snowmobile accident (Free Press)
   Oakland U. student dies after snowmobile accident (Fox 2)
   Oakland University student killed in snowmobile crash (Detroit News)
   Oakland University Student Dies After Snowmobile Accident (CBS Detroit)
   Oakland University Presents UNDER MILK WOOD, 2/6-16 (Broadway World)

Wednesday, Feb. 5
   Jackson golfer Brian Stuard walking with the stars in 2014 (Detroit News)
   Winter Olympics ice dancing competition to feature Oakland University political science students (OC Prosper)
   Celebrate Downton Days at MBH (C&G)
   Oakland University's Camp RN gives middle school students a dose of nursing experience (OC Prosper)

Tuesday, Feb. 4
   WXOU takes college station of the year award for 3rd year (Oakland Press)
   The best may be yet to come for OU track and field program (C&G)
   Local ice skaters, OU students, head to Winter Olympics (C&G)
   Review: Oakland University offers unforgettable experience for deaf and hearing audiences (Macomb Daily)

Sunday, Feb. 2
   What local firms seek from schools: Leadership lessons (Crain’s)
   Oakland University's Travis Bader breaks all-time NCAA 3-point record in loss (Oakland Press)

Saturday, Feb. 1
   Oakland University sees record attendance for Engineering and Computer Science Day (Oakland Press)