OU Calendar http://www.oakland.edu/?sid=271 OU Calendar Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:46:02 GMT en-us "New Faculty - Getting Started at OU - Pre-Orientation" workshop series http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11985 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11985 This series of pre-orientation workshops provides hands-on guided development to prepare you for your first semester teaching at OU. By the end of the day you will have a foundation for teaching OU students, develop your syllabus, jump into your course management online space and practice the basics of technology in your classroom.<br /> <br /> Register for one or all sessions at <a href="/cetl/newfaculty">oakland.edu/cetl/newfaculty</a>.<br /> You must come prepared with your OU Net ID, ADMNET, and Passord.<br /> <br /> 10:00 am - 11:00 am - Teaching and Learning at OU <br /> 11:15 am - 12:45 pm - Developing Your Syllabus<br /> 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; - Moodle: OU's Learning Management System<br /> 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; - Classroom Technology<br /> <br /> All sessions will be recorded for those who cannot attend. Visit <a href="http://oakland.edu/cetl/newfaculty">oakland.edu/cetl/newfaculty</a>.<br /> <br /> For questions contact Suzanne Flattery at<a href="mailto:flattery@oakland.edu"> flattery@oakland.edu</a>. Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:00:00 GMT Moodle III — Forums and Chat http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11979 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11979 <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Communication tools are the basis of online teaching. This step-by-step workshop will cover the forum and chat tools. The construction of topics, navigation and pedagogy of an asynchronous bulletin board and synchronous chat will be covered. Additionally, the lecture will capture functionality, web conference scheduling, and setting up groups will be shown.&nbsp;</span><br style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;" /> <br style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;" /> <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Requirements: No experience necessary. You must bring your Oakland University email login and password.&nbsp;</span> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT Transfer Student Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11657 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11657 This event is the second section of the two-part Transfer Student Orientation. Part Two is the on-campus component and gives students the opportunity to meet with an academic adviser, create a plan of study and register for classes. Students must complete Part One before attending Part Two. For more information please visit <a href="/tso">oakland.edu/tso</a>. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT Training: WebEx http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11992 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11992 Description: WebEx is synchronous video-conferencing software for teaching. It offers audio, video, text chat, and presentation space. An instructor typically talks into a microphone and demonstrates any types of files or webpages on their own computer to students at a distance. This workshop, taught by eLIS staff, will teach instructors how to use WebEx. Wed, 05 Aug 2015 15:00:00 GMT Men's Invitational Golf Event http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8777 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8777 Contact the golf shop at 248-364-6300 ext. 2 for details. Fri, 07 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT Fridays at Noon Carillon Series http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12069 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12069 Every Friday at noon, Oakland University’s carillonneur plays a live concert for a ½ hour. The program is selected by Dennis Curry and will generally relate to to something happening on campus or in the world.<br /> <br /> Visit <a href="/elliott-tower">oakalnd.edu/elliott-tower</a> for more information about the Elliott Tower.&nbsp; Fri, 07 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT White Coat Ceremony http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12063 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12063 The White Coat Ceremony marks the beginning of each student's journey toward becoming a physician. RSVP by July 24, 2015 to oakland.edu/medicine/rsvp Fri, 07 Aug 2015 13:00:00 GMT Are You Ready for College? http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10660 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10660 <img alt="" src="/upload/images/News/General/admissionsevent-480.png" /> <div><br /> </div> <div>Come to this event to find out! We’ll discuss the college selection process, transitioning from high school to college, and how to finance your education. Our admissions and financial aid experts will be ready, so bring your questions! Reservations are required.&nbsp; </div> <div><br /> </div> <div><a href="/apps/admissionsevents/default.aspx?category=CVE">Reserve your spot today</a>.</div> Fri, 07 Aug 2015 13:00:00 GMT Summer Carillon Concert Series http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12050 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12050 Oakland University inaugurates a new tradition of summer carillon recitals on the Elliott Tower Carillon — 6 Fridays @ 6 p.m. Our guest performers are all recognized international carillonneurs, and will provide a wide variety of music.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> All are invited to this series of free concerts. Bring a picnic and enjoy the fountain. Bring your friends to enjoy this unique and newest feature of Oakland University, with the newest carillon in the world. Tower tours will follow each recital. <div><br /> <img alt="" src="/upload/images/News/Calendar/CAS-11422_Axis-Gouwens.png" style="width: 695px; height: 391px;" /></div> <div><br /> <span class="heading">Summer Carillon Series Schedule:&nbsp;<br /> </span> <ul> <li>June 26, <a href="/upload/docs/News/Calendar/carillon series programs/DennisCurry.pdf" target="_blank">Dennis Curry - Oakland University</a></li> <li>July 10, <a href="/upload/docs/News/Calendar/carillon series programs/Ray McLellan.pdf" target="_blank">Ray McLellan - Michigan State University</a></li> <li>July 17, <a href="/upload/docs/News/Calendar/carillon series programs/Lisa Lonie and Janet Tebble.pdf" target="_blank">Lisa Lonie &amp; Janet Tebbel - Princeton University &amp; Philadelphia</a></li> <li>July 24, <a href="/upload/docs/News/Calendar/carillon series programs/Toru Takao.pdf" target="_blank">Toru Takao - Emmerich, Germany</a></li> <li>July 31,&nbsp;<a href="/upload/docs/News/Calendar/carillon%20series%20programs/Olesya%20Rostovskaya.pdf" target="_blank">Olesya Rostovskaya - St. Petersburg, Russia</a></li> <li>August 7, <a href="/upload/docs/News/Calendar/carillon series programs/John Gouwens.pdf" target="_blank">John Gouwens - Culver Academies</a></li> </ul> <span class="heading"><a href="/upload/docs/News/Calendar/carillon%20series%20programs/CAS-11540_CarillonConcertProgram.pdf" target="_blank" style="font-size: 12px; font-weight: normal;">View the program.</a></span></div> <div><span class="heading"><br /> About the carillon:<br /> </span><br /> Learn more about the Elliott Tower at <a href="/elliott-tower">oakland.edu/elliott-tower</a>.&nbsp; <div><br /> </div> </div> Fri, 07 Aug 2015 18:00:00 GMT Transfer Student Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11658 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11658 This event is the second section of the two-part Transfer Student Orientation. Part Two is the on-campus component and gives students the opportunity to meet with an academic adviser, create a plan of study and register for classes. Students must complete Part One before attending Part Two. For more information please visit <a href="/tso">oakland.edu/tso</a>. Mon, 10 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT Chair and Program Director Retreat http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12092 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12092 An all day retreat for OU's Chairs and Program Directors.<br /> <br /> To register click <a href="https://www2.oakland.edu/secure/workshops/enroll/index.cfm?depts=3&amp;SERIESID=5&amp;ID=1127">here</a>. Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT Moodle IV — Quizzes http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11971 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11971 <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">This hands-on workshop will teach the creation of online quizzes, questions and settings in Moodle. The benefits and limitations of using online quizzes in teaching and learning will be discussed. Quizzes are automatically graded and then linked to a grade book in Moodle.&nbsp;</span><br style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;" /> <br style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;" /> <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Requirements: No experience necessary. You must bring your Oakland University email login and password.&nbsp;</span> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT Women in Asset Management Conference http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11812 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11812 <div style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" src="/upload/images/2013/wam1.jpg" /></div> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT Parent Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11703 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11703 <span style="font-size: 11pt; line-height: 115%;">Oakland University’s parent orientation program acquaints parents with the many resources and support services available to students and families during this important and exciting time. To sign up for a parent orientation please visit <a href="oakland.edu/orientation%20">oakland.edu/orientation</a>.<br /> We invite you to join us for Grizzly celebration at the end of the program. Wed, 12 Aug 2015 08:30:00 GMT New Student Orientation - Part One http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11719 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11719 <span style="font-size: 11pt; line-height: 115%;">New students are required to attend a two-part orientation. During Part One of New Student Orientation, students will meet with their assigned academic adviser, register for classes, explore the campus and learn about university policies and resources and much more. To sign up for Part One, please visit <a href="/Admin/Pages/Editor/oakland.edu/orientation%20">oakland.edu/orientation</a>. Students will need their Grizzly ID in order to sign up, which can found in their acceptance letter. Part Two of New Student Orientation will be held on Wednesday, September 2, 2015.</span> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 08:30:00 GMT Training: Panopto http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11994 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11994 Description: Panopto is a lecture capture system that will record the video/audio in the classroom. The recording can then be edited and housed in a Moodle course for easy access for students. This workshop will cover the steps for using Panopto. Thu, 13 Aug 2015 15:00:00 GMT Fridays at Noon Carillon Series http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12070 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12070 Every Friday at noon, Oakland University’s carillonneur plays a live concert for a ½ hour. The program is selected by Dennis Curry and will generally relate to to something happening on campus or in the world.<br /> <br /> Visit <a href="/elliott-tower">oakalnd.edu/elliott-tower</a> for more information about the Elliott Tower.&nbsp; Fri, 14 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT Transfer Student Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11660 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11660 This event is the second section of the two-part Transfer Student Orientation. Part Two is the on-campus component and gives students the opportunity to meet with an academic adviser, create a plan of study and register for classes. Students must complete Part One before attending Part Two. For more information please visit <a href="/tso">oakland.edu/tso</a>. Fri, 14 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT Transfer Student Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11661 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11661 This event is the second section of the two-part Transfer Student Orientation. Part Two is the on-campus component and gives students the opportunity to meet with an academic adviser, create a plan of study and register for classes. Students must complete Part One before attending Part Two. For more information please visit <a href="/tso">oakland.edu/tso</a>. Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT Moodle V — Assignments, Wikis and Grade Book http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11980 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11980 <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">This workshop will cover adding assignments, wikis and using the grade book. Students will be able to turn in assignments privately to faculty, work collaboratively in groups, or check their grades in Moodle. Different grade book setups will be covered, such as weighted grades and sum of grades.&nbsp;</span><br style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;" /> <br style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;" /> <span style="font-family: arial, helvetica, clean, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Requirements: No experience necessary. You must bring your Oakland University email login and password.&nbsp;</span> Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:30:00 GMT Training: i>clicker http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11993 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11993 Description: This workshop will demonstrate and teach i>clicker, a classroom student response system. An instructor displays questions in the classroom and each student operates a clicker that coordinates with a receiver. The receiver logs the student answers and software captures the information. i>clicker is a particularly good system for large classes and offers interactivity for all students in the course. Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:00:00 GMT Online File Storage http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11990 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11990 Description: This workshop will discuss different options for uploading and saving files online. eSpace, Google Docs, Moodle, and Oak Share (Xythos) will be covered. Many students and faculty are unaware of how or why to take advantage of Google Docs or Oakshare. Groups that wish to share common files can create an eSpace to post their files. Posting files to each of these will be demonstrated. We will also evaluate strategies on saving specific files online based on the strengths and weaknesses of each of the options. Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:00:00 GMT Fridays at Noon Carillon Series http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12071 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12071 Every Friday at noon, Oakland University’s carillonneur plays a live concert for a ½ hour. The program is selected by Dennis Curry and will generally relate to to something happening on campus or in the world.<br /> <br /> Visit <a href="/elliott-tower">oakalnd.edu/elliott-tower</a> for more information about the Elliott Tower.&nbsp; Fri, 21 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT Mens & Ladies R & S Sharf Championship http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8781 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8781 Contact the golf shop at 248-364-6300 ext. 2 for details. Sat, 22 Aug 2015 08:00:00 GMT New Full-time Faculty Welcome Dinner and Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11986 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11986 New Full-time Faculty Orientation and Welcome Dinner<br /> <br /> To register click <a href="https://www2.oakland.edu/secure/workshops/enroll/index.cfm?depts=3&amp;SERIESID=12&amp;ID=1038">here</a>.<br /> <br /> For more information and/or questions contact Suzanne Flattery. Mon, 24 Aug 2015 16:30:00 GMT "New Full-time Faculty Orientation" workshop http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11987 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11987 For new full-time faculty only.&nbsp; <br /> <br /> To register click <a href="https://www2.oakland.edu/secure/workshops/enroll/index.cfm?depts=3&amp;SERIESID=12&amp;ID=1039">here</a>. Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:00:00 GMT "New Part-time Faculty Orientation" workshop http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11988 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=11988 For new part-time faculty only.<br /> <br /> To register click <a href="https://www2.oakland.edu/secure/workshops/enroll/index.cfm?depts=3&amp;SERIESID=12&amp;ID=1040">here</a>. Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Discover Southeast Alaska http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10225 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10225 <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">The inexorable forces of nature are on full display in Alaska — mountains eroded by the crushing force of massive glaciers, icebergs crowding cold, aquamarine seas, the cycles of plants and animals compressed into the scant weeks of an arctic summer. Navigate the waterways in luxury aboard <em>Admiralty Dream</em> where you will encounter abundant wildlife, breathtaking peaks and fjords, and ice-blue glaciers of unfathomable proportions.<strong> </strong></span></strong><span style="font-weight: normal;" class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Click <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">here</a> for more information. </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content"><strong><br /> </strong></span></strong> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT Fridays at Noon Carillon Series http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12072 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=12072 Every Friday at noon, Oakland University’s carillonneur plays a live concert for a ½ hour. The program is selected by Dennis Curry and will generally relate to to something happening on campus or in the world.<br /> <br /> Visit <a href="/elliott-tower">oakalnd.edu/elliott-tower</a> for more information about the Elliott Tower.&nbsp; Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Discover Southeast Alaska http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10226 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10226 <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">The inexorable forces of nature are on full display in Alaska — mountains eroded by the crushing force of massive glaciers, icebergs crowding cold, aquamarine seas, the cycles of plants and animals compressed into the scant weeks of an arctic summer. Navigate the waterways in luxury aboard <em>Admiralty Dream</em> where you will encounter abundant wildlife, breathtaking peaks and fjords, and ice-blue glaciers of unfathomable proportions.<strong> </strong></span></strong><span style="font-weight: normal;" class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Click <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">here</a> for more information. </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content"><strong><br /> </strong></span></strong> Sat, 29 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Discover Southeast Alaska http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10227 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10227 <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">The inexorable forces of nature are on full display in Alaska — mountains eroded by the crushing force of massive glaciers, icebergs crowding cold, aquamarine seas, the cycles of plants and animals compressed into the scant weeks of an arctic summer. Navigate the waterways in luxury aboard <em>Admiralty Dream</em> where you will encounter abundant wildlife, breathtaking peaks and fjords, and ice-blue glaciers of unfathomable proportions.<strong> </strong></span></strong><span style="font-weight: normal;" class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Click <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">here</a> for more information. </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content"><strong><br /> </strong></span></strong> Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Discover Southeast Alaska http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10228 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10228 <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">The inexorable forces of nature are on full display in Alaska — mountains eroded by the crushing force of massive glaciers, icebergs crowding cold, aquamarine seas, the cycles of plants and animals compressed into the scant weeks of an arctic summer. Navigate the waterways in luxury aboard <em>Admiralty Dream</em> where you will encounter abundant wildlife, breathtaking peaks and fjords, and ice-blue glaciers of unfathomable proportions.<strong> </strong></span></strong><span style="font-weight: normal;" class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Click <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">here</a> for more information. </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content"><strong><br /> </strong></span></strong> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Discover Southeast Alaska http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10229 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=10229 <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">The inexorable forces of nature are on full display in Alaska — mountains eroded by the crushing force of massive glaciers, icebergs crowding cold, aquamarine seas, the cycles of plants and animals compressed into the scant weeks of an arctic summer. Navigate the waterways in luxury aboard <em>Admiralty Dream</em> where you will encounter abundant wildlife, breathtaking peaks and fjords, and ice-blue glaciers of unfathomable proportions.<strong> </strong></span></strong><span style="font-weight: normal;" class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Click <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">here</a> for more information. </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content"><strong><br /> </strong></span></strong> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:00:00 GMT