OU Calendar http://www.oakland.edu/?sid=271 OU Calendar Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:48:52 GMT en-us MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9412 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9412 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT Opera Workshop http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8483 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8483 <br /> <img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Opera%20Workshop-calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> See young stars from the Oakland voice program perform scenes from operas and operettas.<br /> <br /> Free admission Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT Carnatica Brothers http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8486 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8486 <br /> <img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Carnatica%20Brothers-calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> Popular South Indian singers, world record holders and grandsons of the legendary G.N. Iyengar, <strong>K.N. Shashikiran</strong> and P. Ganesh sing together as the <strong>Carnatica Brothers</strong>. With more than 4,500 concert performances to their credit across India, the U.S., the U.K. and Australia, the duo has had a steady rise to stardom in the field of Carnatic music. The Carnatica brothers are recipients of many prestigious awards, including the highest honor conferred for artists by the State Government of Tamilnadu: the Kalaimamani award.<br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.startickets.com/events/item/carnatica-brothers">Click to purchase tickets to this event</a><br /> $14 general, $8 students <div><br /> <a href="/tickets">For more ticket information, click here</a></div> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9413 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9413 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9414 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9414 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT Who Are We Talking To? How Intergenerational Difference Impact Effective Teaching and Learning http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9537 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9537 Please see attached<a href="/upload/docs/CEME/Flyer_whoarewetalkingto(1)-8.pdf"> information</a>.&nbsp; To register, email <a href="mailto:ceme@oakland.edu" class="ApplyClass">ceme@oakland.edu</a> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9415 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9415 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT The New Student Showcase http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9359 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9359 <img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Theatre%20square-calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> The New Student Showcase will highlight the talents of Oakland University's newest musical theatre majors in a program of songs, dances and scenes.<br /> <br /> This is a free event. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT BERG General Meeting http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9250 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9250 Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT The New Student Showcase http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9360 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9360 <img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Theatre%20square-calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> The New Student Showcase will highlight the talents of Oakland University's newest musical theatre majors in a program of songs, dances and scenes.<br /> <br /> This is a free event. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9416 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9416 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT OU Costa Rica Study Abroad departs http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9540 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9540 Students will explore the region’s tropical ecosystems through a three-credit, field-based course in Tropical Field Ecology (BIO 474). The goal of the 10 day-long field-based course is to expose students to the diverse ecosystems of the tropics including rainforests, mangrove wetlands, floodplains rivers, and tropical dry forests. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT "Informal Conversation with David and Kristin Finch - College Life with Asperger's" workshop http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8830 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8830 To register for this workshop click <a href="https://www2.oakland.edu/secure/cetl/scheduler/index.cfm?SERIESID=2&amp;ID=178">here</a> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9417 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9417 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Thu, 24 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT Information Mastery: Systematic Review http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9065 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9065 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT IEEE SEM Spring Conference http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9548 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9548 <div style="text-align: center;"><strong>IEEE SEM Spring Conference </strong><br /> <br /> <strong>April 24th, 2014 </strong><br /> <strong> 4:00PM – 10:00PM </strong><br /> <strong>Gold Rooms A B &amp; C </strong><br /> Event Website <a href="http://www.ieee-sem.org/spring ">http://www.ieee-sem.org/spring</a><br /> </div> <br /> Keynote Presentation: Microsystems to Nanosystems: Meeting the Challenges of the 21st Century KENSALL D. WISE <br /> <br /> The conference brief outline: <br /> 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Registration - Posters/Display Tables/Networking/Entertainment <br /> <strong>5:30 PM – 5:40 PM OU Welcome </strong><br /> 5:45 PM – 6:30 PM Panel Discussion <br /> 6:45 PM – 7:30 PM Technical sessions <br /> 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM Poster Presentations and Student competition <br /> 8:00 PM – 8:30 PM Dinner and Entertainment <br /> <strong>8:30 PM – 8:40 PM Remarks by SECS Dean L Charma </strong><br /> 8:40 PM - 8:45 PM Keynote Announcement <br /> 8:45 PM - 9:30 PM Keynote Presentation (Dr. Kensall Wise) <br /> 9:30 PM - 9:45 PM Awards and Recognition <br /> <br /> <strong>Panel Discussion: “Industry Advancing Technologies for Humanity” </strong><br /> <strong>Moderator:</strong> Dr. Hoda S. Abdel-Aty-Zohdy, J. F. Dodge Chair Professor, Oakland University <br /> <strong>Panelists:</strong> <br /> Ø Dr. Hussein Dourra, Technical Fellow, CHRYSLER.LLC <br /> “Utilizing Virtual Tools; Physics Based Solutions; Achieving Optimum Results” <br /> Ø Dr. Subhendu Guha, Former VP of Uni-Solar <br /> “Solar Energy – Coming of age” <br /> Ø Ms. Delia Rodi, CEO, Owner NIAGARA MURANO ARCHITECTURE <br /> “Lightning Technology and how it applies to Humanity.” <br /> Ø Dr. Anthony Cooprider, Senior Technology Leader, Ford Motor Company “Embedded Electronics in Automotives” <br /> Ø Dr. Hoda S. Abdel-Aty-Zohdy, J. F. Dodge Chair Professor, Oakland University “Bio-Inspired Integrated Systems Applications” Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:00:00 GMT An Evening with David & Kristin Finch - Best Practices for Thriving Relationships with People with ASD http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9503 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9503 <p style="margin-bottom: 0pt;">David is the New York Times Bestselling Author of The Journal of Best Practices:&nbsp; A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man’s Quest to Be a Better Husband </p> <p style="margin-left: 13.183pt; margin-right: 7.513pt; text-align: justify;">Relationships thrive when people show adequate support for one another, communicate with each other, anticipate unspoken needs, and even help each other with the laundry. David Finch, who was diagnosed as an adult with Asperger’s Syndrome, possessed none of these skills, and his marriage to Kristen nearly fell apart as a result. But things can change. In this entertaining and empowering discussion, David and Kristen present the strategies they employed to reclaim their happy relationship and ultimately win back each other’s friendship. Packed with relevant, actionable strategies for making your relationships thrive, this discussion is a must for anyone looking to gain insight into how to have a successful relationship with someone with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.</p> <p><span>&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9418 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9418 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Fri, 25 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT Transfer Student Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8992 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8992 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, 25 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT Spring Kickoff Golf Scramble http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8770 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8770 The Spring Kickoff scramble is open to all Oakland University Golf &amp; Learning Center Golfers.<br /> Katke-Cousins Golf Course<br /> 4-person team - Scramble format<br /> Field will be handicapped and flighted with prizes.<br /> <br /> Call 248-364-6300 ext.2 to register.<br /> Sat, 26 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT SON Basic BSN Program Advising Session http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8863 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8863 This session is for high school or transfer students who wish to take the pre-nursing and pre-requisite admission courses to become admissible to the School of Nursing. Attend this program advising session to learn about admission criteria, the application process, course requirements and important deadline dates. The information provided at this session is useful for students who want to learn about academic programs offered by the School of Nursing before applying to OU. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT SON RN-BSN Program Advising Session http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8871 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8871 This session is for registered nurses (RN) who wish to take the RN-BSN Degree Completion Sequence. Attend this program advising session to learn about admission criteria, the application process, course requirements and important deadline dates. The information provided at this session is useful for students who want to learn more about academic programs offered by the School of Nursing before applying to OU. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT Accelerated Second Degree BSN Program Academic Advising Session http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8867 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8867 This session is for students who already hold a bachelor’s degree in another major and wish to complete the Accelerated Second Degree BSN at Oakland University. Attend this Program Advising Session to learn about the admission criteria, the application process, course requirements and important deadline dates. The information provided at this session is useful for those students who want to learn more about the academic programs offered by the School of Nursing before applying to Oakland University. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9419 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9419 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT Baccalaureate Mass & Reception http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9545 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9545 OU students graduating from Oakland University are invited to St. John Fisher's annual Baccalaureate Mass &amp; Reception on Sunday, April 27, at 10:00 a.m.&nbsp; This event is held at St. John Fisher, 3665 Walton across from OU.&nbsp; All are welcome to attend.&nbsp; Please RSVP to Lisa Brown at abad@oakland.edu or call 248-370-2189. &nbsp;&nbsp; Sun, 27 Apr 2014 10:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9420 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9420 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sun, 27 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT OU Global Health in Florence/Rome, Paris and Amsterdam departs http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9541 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9541 This study abroad will provide students with an understanding of global health issues and their relationship to economic and social development. Program runs April 28 - May 11. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT Lunch 'n Learn: When a Patient Needs Help; Who Can Doctors Call? http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9539 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9539 Patients have complex needs that go far beyond those that can be treated medically. What is the physician's role in identifying these needs, developing a plan and referral(s) to treat the patient as a whole person? What are the referral options available for patients and for you as the physician? The answers to these points and so much more will be provided by this expert interdisciplinary panel.<br /> <br /> <strong>Presenters: </strong><br /> <ul> <li>Dr. Michael Barnes; Associate Professor, OUWB School of Medicine; Internal Medicine, Residency Program Director, Beaumont Health System; Voted Best Doctors in America, 2013, 2014</li> <li>Dr. Mary Smyth, Director Ambulatory Pediatrics, Beaumont Health System</li> <li>Linda Caurdy-Bess,MSW. Director of Medical Social Work, Beaumont Health System</li> <li>Karen Glorio Luther,JD , Director, Legal Aid For Children and Families</li> <li>Regina Thomas-Daniels, JD , Legal Aid and Defender Association</li> </ul> Lunch will be available starting at 11:15am. <br /> Open to All Students Faculty and Staff of the OUWB School of Medicine. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 11:30:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9421 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9421 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9422 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9422 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT Financial Planning 101; the Basics of Investment Planning http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9456 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9456 <div style="padding: 1em; text-align: center;"> <p><span style="font-size: 20px;"><strong>Financial Planning 101; the Basics of Investment Planning</strong></span></p> <p><span class="heading_large">Jill Gleba</span><br /> <span class="content">Gleba and Associates</span> </p> <p><span class="content_large">Hosted by Oakland University</span><br /> <span class="content">Office of Planned Giving</span></p> <p><span class="heading_large">Tuesday, April 29, 2014</span></p> <p><span class="heading_large">Noon – 1:00 p.m.</span></p> <div style="text-align: center;"> <p style="line-height: 1.25; text-align: center;"><span style="font-size: 20px; font-family: tahoma;">Come have lunch and learn about:</span></p> <span style="font-family: tahoma; font-size: 16px; color: #af8e37;">•&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12px;">Fundamental investment concepts.</span><span style="font-size: 12px;"><br /> </span> <span style="font-family: tahoma; font-size: 16px; color: #af8e37;">•&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12px;">General investment strategies.</span><span style="font-size: 12px;"><br /> </span> </div> </div> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9423 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9423 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 12:00:00 GMT Faculty Assembly http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9340 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9340 <a href="/Newsletter/ViewNewsletter.aspx?x=YTn6r2ViapMYG2pq8vsJ6Q%3d%3d">Faculty Assembly Agenda</a> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 18:00:00 GMT Ladies League Opening Day Meeting http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8771 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8771 The Ladies League is scheduled on Thursday mornings with a 8:30 a.m. shotgun start.<br /> Ladies League Information Day is scheduled for May&nbsp;1st with Opening Day May 8th. Thu, 01 May 2014 08:30:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9424 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9424 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Thu, 01 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Executive MBA Alumni Reception http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9532 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9532 <div style="text-align: left;">Join fellow Executive MBA alumni for an evening of networking and celebration where you can reconnect with your classmates and welcome the Executive MBA alumni class of 2014.<br /> </div> <div style="text-align: left;"><br /> Come meet Michael A. Mazzeo, dean, School of Business Administration, and Janell Townsend, Executive MBA faculty director, and learn about the exciting things happening at the business school.<br /> <br /> Appetizers, dessert and great conversation provided. Cash bar.<br /> <br /> Please RSVP by April 25<br /> <a href="http://www.grizzlink.oualumni.com/s/1001/index.aspx?sid=1001&amp;pgid=931&amp;gid=1&amp;cid=1693&amp;ecid=1693&amp;post_id=0">grizzlink.oualumni.com/EMBA</a><br /> <a href="mailto:emba@oakland.edu">emba@oakland.edu</a> or (248) 370-2059<br /> </div> Thu, 01 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9425 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9425 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Fri, 02 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9426 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9426 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sat, 03 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9427 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9427 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sun, 04 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9428 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9428 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Mon, 05 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7939 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7939 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Tue, 06 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9429 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9429 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Tue, 06 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT Transfer Student Orientation http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8993 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8993 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, 06 May 2014 14:30:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7940 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7940 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Wed, 07 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9430 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9430 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Wed, 07 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT Board of Trustees Formal Meeting http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9506 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9506 Wed, 07 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT Transfer Open House in Macomb County http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=3212 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=3212 <img alt="" src="/upload/images/News/Calendar/MUC7025_086.jpg" style="width: 540px; height: 360px; display: none;" />A recruitment event for prospective transfer students. Students will receive an immediate admissions decision and credit evaluation, as well as learn about other University resources. OU staff and faculty will be available to answer questions about general education requirements, transfer credit procedures and financial aid. Wed, 07 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT Men's Wednesday Night Golf League Opening Day Mtg http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=6064 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=6064 Men's Wednesday night informational meeting will be held at 5:00pm on May 7th.&nbsp; Please call the Golf Shop at 248-364-6300 ext 2 if you have questions. Wed, 07 May 2014 17:30:00 GMT OUAA Career Development Webinar Series: Twitter http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8447 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8447 Susan Whitcomb is the author of numerous books including, <em>The Twitter Job Search Guide</em>, and <em>30-Day JOB PROMTION</em>. Only 10 years ago, all you needed to look for a job was a phone, classified ads, and a personal network. Today, you need to have an online presence that includes a complete LinkedIn profile, Facebook page, blog, and knowledge about how to use Twitter for fast breaking, niche job opportunities. You've heard the old adage, "the early bird gets the worm", no pun intended, but with Twitter, you have a chance to find jobs before they reach the mainstream. You have a chance to find an inside champion who can get your resume not only on the desk of the hiring manager, but firmly planted in their minds before the formal job search. Susan will show tips, tricks and strategies that will help you not only develop your online presence, but prepare you to find the job you want, faster with less effort. Click <a href="http://expertwebinarseries.com/oaklandalumni/Home.aspx">here</a> to register. Wed, 07 May 2014 20:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7941 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7941 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Thu, 08 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9431 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9431 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Thu, 08 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT Information Mastery: Searching PubMed http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9060 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9060 Thu, 08 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT The IEP Process for Students with ASD: Strategies to Increase Parent Confidence and Influence at Every IEP http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9546 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9546 <p style="margin-right: 22.3448pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;"></p> <p></p> <p style="margin-right: 22.3448pt; margin-bottom: 0pt;">Presented by Holly Brommer, Award Winning Educational Consultant and Child Advocate. </p> Holly is a leading child advocate and consultant for education reform in Michigan and nationally.&nbsp; She will discuss 10 strategies that parents should use to increase their own confidence and influence at IEP meetings for children with ASD in elementary through high school and transitions programs.&nbsp;&nbsp; Techniques will include (but are not limited to): <p style="margin-left: 31.5pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: left;">-Knowing principles &amp; purposes of IDEA&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </p> <p style="margin-left: 31.5pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: left;"> -Understanding the importance of data-driven IEPs</p> <p style="margin-left: 31.5pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: left;">-Inviting guests to IEPs &nbsp; </p> <p style="margin-left: 31.5pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: left;">-Learning to write &amp; implement SMART goals</p> <p></p> <p style="margin-left: 31.5pt; margin-bottom: 0pt; text-align: left;"></p> <p><span style="font-size: 4pt; font-style: italic; color: black;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p></p> <p><span style="font-size: 4pt; font-style: italic; color: black;"></span></p> <p>&nbsp;We invite anyone interested, including educatiors, advocates and social workers and strongly recommend that parents/caregivers with children with ASD, attend to learn about strategies for a successful and effective IEP meeting.</p> <p>There is no cost to attend however space is limited so please RSVP by emailing oucares@oakland.edu or call 248-370-2424</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="/upload/docs/SEHS/OUCARES Files/O U C A R E S/2014 May IEP Process.pdf">&nbsp;Click here for printable flyer</a></p> <p></p> <p></p> Thu, 08 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT L'incoronazione di Poppea http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8487 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8487 <br /> <img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Opera-calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> <em>L’incoronazione di Poppea </em>by Claudio Monteverdi, with a libretto by Giovanni Francesco Busenello, was first performed in Venice in 1643 during the Carnival season. It tells the story of Poppea, mistress of the Roman emperor Nero, and her rise to empress. This early work, which was rediscovered in the late 19th century after being lost for more than 200 years, will be sung in Italian with English supertitles.<br /> <br /> <a href="/apps/events/event.aspx?sid=532&amp;EventID=8488">There is a second performance on Saturday, May 10 at 8 p.m.</a><br /> <br /> <strong>An Arts-After-Work event.</strong><br /> <br /> <em>Pay What You Wish ticket price.</em><br /> Proceeds support student performance opportunities, which are central to their education as artists. Thank you for your support. Thu, 08 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7942 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7942 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT Meeting of the Minds Undergraduate Research Conference http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9514 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9514 <p>Join students and faculty from Oakland University, University of Michigan-Dearborn and University of Michigan-Flint for presentations, posters and performances celebrating undergraduate research, creative endeavors and student-faculty collaboration.<br /> <br /> To register and submit a proposal, or for more information, visit <a href="/mom">http://www.oakland.edu/mom</a>.<br /> <br /> Please register by Friday, April 11, 2014.</p> <p></p> <p>&nbsp;<img alt="" width="193" height="231" src="/upload/images/CAS/mom_sidebar.gif" /></p> Fri, 09 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9432 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9432 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Fri, 09 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7943 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7943 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Sat, 10 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9433 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9433 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sat, 10 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT L'incoronazione di Poppea http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8488 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8488 <br /> <em><img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Opera-calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> L’incoronazione di Poppea</em> by Claudio Monteverdi, with a libretto by Giovanni Francesco Busenello, was first performed in Venice in 1643 during the Carnival season. It tells the story of Poppea, mistress of the Roman emperor Nero, and her rise to empress. This early work, which was rediscovered in the late 19th century after being lost for more than 200 years, will be sung in Italian with English supertitles.<br /> <br /> <a href="/apps/events/event.aspx?sid=532&amp;EventID=8487">There is a second performance on Thursday, May 8 at 6 p.m.<br /> </a><br /> <br /> $18 general, $10 students<br /> <br /> <a href="/tickets">For more ticket information, click here</a> Sat, 10 May 2014 20:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7944 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7944 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Sun, 11 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9434 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9434 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Sun, 11 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7945 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7945 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Mon, 12 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9435 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9435 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Mon, 12 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7946 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7946 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Tue, 13 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9436 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9436 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Tue, 13 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT OUAA Grizzly Getaways Travel Normandy, 70th Anniversary http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7947 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7947 <strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">Pack your suitcase and your love for learning when you travel with Oakland University Grizzly Getaway Alumni Travel. Choose from extraordinary places to explore and immerse yourself in the history, art, culture and cuisine in faraway corners of the globe. You’ll be in good company when </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">sharing </span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008">your travel experience with fellow OU alumni </strong><span style="font-weight: normal;">with a mutual</span><strong style="font-weight: normal;" id="internal-source-marker_0.529055229621008"> interest in discovery and adventure.</strong><br /> <br /> <strong style="font-weight: normal;"><strong style="font-weight: normal;"><span id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle" class="content">On June 6, 1944, a heroic formation of Allied troops achieved the largest coordinated military invasion in history on the beaches of Normandy, triggering the beginning of the end of World War II. Walk through history on this exclusive journey through Normandy, featuring two full days of exploration that highlight this important victory during the 70th anniversary of D-Day. From your base in the charming town of Honfleur, journey to the D-Day landing beaches, including poignant Omaha Beach, led by a historian who will discuss D-Day's events. Visit the American Military Cemetery, the Peace Memorial at Caen and the commune of Sainte Mère Église, one of the first towns liberated on D-Day. </span></strong></strong><br /> <br /> <span class="content" id="ctl00_ContentPlaceHolder1_NewsArticle">Visit <a href="http://www.oualumni.com/travel">oualumni.com/travel</a> for details. </span> Wed, 14 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT Empowering Students to Learn: The Eighth Annual Conference on Teaching and Learning http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9069 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9069 Wed, 14 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT Oakland University and University of Windsor Teaching and Learning Conference http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7844 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7844 <p>Faculty, staff and graduate students from American and Canadian universities will participate in the Eighth Annual International Conference on Teaching and Learning on May 14-15 on Oakland University’s campus. Co-hosted by OU and the University of Windsor, this year’s event will explore the theme of “Empowering Students to Learn.” Participatory sessions will address three fundamental questions:</p> <ul> <li>How and what do students learn?</li> <li>What pedagogies empower student learning?</li> <li>How can we assess learning?</li> </ul> <p>Keynote speaker John Tagg, Ph.D, will expand on his book “The Learning Paradigm College,” which addresses how universities can shift from a model of instruction to a focus on successful student learning. Stephen Carroll, Ph.D., will provide practical strategies to help empower students in their own learning process.</p> <p>More than 60 presentations will be offered over the two-day conference, including 75-minute interactive workshops, 35-minute presentations and poster sessions including: “Game-Based Learning and Student Retention,” “Story It! Enabling Learning Transfer to Practice” and “What is the Research Evidence about Learning:&nbsp; Can we Apply it?”</p> <p>The conference is open to all university faculty, staff and graduate students. The Office of the Provost and the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning will cover the registration costs for OU faculty, staff and graduate students. For all others, registration is $200.</p> <p>OU participants are encouraged to register by April 30. Late registration takes place Monday, May 1 - Thursday, May 15. &nbsp;To register, visit the&nbsp;<a href="/?sid=396&amp;id=16463&amp;tab=29917">Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning</a>&nbsp;website.&nbsp; &nbsp;For more information on the conference, call (248) 370-2466 or e-mail Dr. Judy Ableser at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:ableser@oakland.edu">ableser@oakland.edu</a>.</p> Wed, 14 May 2014 08:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9437 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9437 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Wed, 14 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT Empowering Students to Learn: The Eighth Annual Conference on Teaching and Learning http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9070 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9070 Thu, 15 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT NSE extends 2014 -15 study-away deadline to May 15 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9402 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9402 The National Student Exchange (NSE) application deadline has been extended to May 15 for study away at select campuses Fall 2014, Winter 2015 or the 2014-15 academic year. Thu, 15 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT Credit Analysis and Risk Management Conference paper submittal deadline http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9534 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9534 <span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: arial;"><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: arial;">The purpose of the conference is to advance knowledge through the merging of practitioner and academic knowledge and expertise.</span><strong><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: arial;"><strong><br /> <br /> Website</strong><br /> </span><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: arial;"><a href="/internationalcreditconference"><span style="font-size: 12px;">http://www.oakland.edu/internationalcreditconference</span></a></span><br /> <br /> How to submit a paper</strong><br /> Submissions of both completed papers and abstracts are welcome. Accepted papers will be presented in half hour time slots, with questions and discussion being allowed throughout that time. Submit paper electronically to <a href="/apps/events/jamurphy@oakland.edu">jamurphy@oakland.edu</a>. Authors will be notified by June 15, 2014.<br /> <br /> <strong>Deadline</strong><br /> Papers or abstracts must be submitted by May 15, 2014.<br /> Deadline for registering is July 15, 2014.<br /> For submissions and additional information: <a href="mailto:jamurphy@oakland.edu">jamurphy@oakland.edu</a><br /> </span><span style="font-size: 12px; font-family: arial;"><a href="/internationalcreditconference"><span style="font-size: 12px;"></span></a><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> </span> Thu, 15 May 2014 08:00:00 GMT Oakland University and University of Windsor Teaching and Learning Conference http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7845 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=7845 <p>Faculty, staff and graduate students from American and Canadian universities will participate in the Eighth Annual International Conference on Teaching and Learning on May 14-15 on Oakland University’s campus. Co-hosted by OU and the University of Windsor, this year’s event will explore the theme of “Empowering Students to Learn.” Participatory sessions will address three fundamental questions:</p> <ul> <li>How and what do students learn?</li> <li>What pedagogies empower student learning?</li> <li>How can we assess learning?</li> </ul> <p>Keynote speaker John Tagg, Ph.D, will expand on his book “The Learning Paradigm College,” which addresses how universities can shift from a model of instruction to a focus on successful student learning. Stephen Carroll, Ph.D., will provide practical strategies to help empower students in their own learning process.</p> <p>More than 60 presentations will be offered over the two-day conference, including 75-minute interactive workshops, 35-minute presentations and poster sessions including: “Game-Based Learning and Student Retention,” “Story It! Enabling Learning Transfer to Practice” and “What is the Research Evidence about Learning:&nbsp; Can we Apply it?”</p> <p>The conference is open to all university faculty, staff and graduate students. The Office of the Provost and the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning will cover the registration costs for OU faculty, staff and graduate students. For all others, registration is $200.</p> <p>OU participants are encouraged to register by April 30. Late registration takes place Monday, May 1 - Thursday, May 15. &nbsp;To register, visit the&nbsp;<a href="/?sid=396&amp;id=16463&amp;tab=29917">Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning</a>&nbsp;website.&nbsp; &nbsp;For more information on the conference, call (248) 370-2466 or e-mail Dr. Judy Ableser at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:ableser@oakland.edu">ableser@oakland.edu</a>.</p> Thu, 15 May 2014 08:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9438 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9438 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Thu, 15 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT Freckleface Strawberry the Musical http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8489 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8489 <br /> Music and Lyrics by Gary Kupper; Book by Gary Kupper and Rose Caiola. Based on the books written by Julianne Moore And illustrated by LeUyen Pham. Conceived for the Stage by Rose Caiola. <br /> <br /> Musical direction by <strong>Fred Love.</strong><br /> <br /> <img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Freckleface%20calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> Freckleface Strawberry is just like every other girl — except she has freckles. She thinks she will do anything to get rid of her freckles, but with the help of her loveable schoolmates, including an amazingly talented ballerina, a cute jock, a charming ditz, and a totally kooky teacher, Freckleface learns that everyone is different — and that’s what makes everyone special! Freckleface and her friends learn to love the skin they’re in. This new musical is fun for all ages with great music and dancing. <br /> <br /> Available to tour to schools and community centers May 14 – June 8. Email <a class="ApplyClass" href="mailto:oaklandtour@gmail.com">oaklandtour@gmail.com</a> for information and tour pricing.<br /> <br /> <div><a href="http://www.startickets.com/events/item/freckleface-strawberry-the-musical">Click to purchase tickets to this event</a><br /> Tickets to Varner Recital Hall performances: $10 general, $6 students and children<br /> <br /> <a href="/tickets">For more ticket information, click here</a></div> Fri, 16 May 2014 10:00:00 GMT MIX: Graphic Design / Studio Art Senior Thesis Exhibition http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9439 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=9439 Undergraduate in Graphic Design and Studio Art exhibition features work by twenty-seven students. Opening reception, Friday 4/11/14. ~ Free and open to the public ~ Regular hours Tuesday - Sundays: Noon until 5pm / evenings during Meadow Brook theatre performances. Closed Mondays. Fri, 16 May 2014 12:00:00 GMT Freckleface Strawberry the Musical http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8490 http://www.oakland.edu/apps/events/event.aspx?s=C&EventID=8490 <br /> Music and Lyrics by Gary Kupper; Book by Gary Kupper and Rose Caiola. Based on the books written by Julianne Moore And illustrated by LeUyen Pham. Conceived for the Stage by Rose Caiola. <br /> <br /> Musical direction by <strong>Fred Love.</strong><br /> <br /> <img alt="" src="/upload/images/MTD/1314%20Season/Events%20Calendar/Freckleface%20calendar.jpg" /><br /> <br /> Freckleface Strawberry is just like every other girl — except she has freckles. She thinks she will do anything to get rid of her freckles, but with the help of her loveable schoolmates, including an amazingly talented ballerina, a cute jock, a charming ditz, and a totally kooky teacher, Freckleface learns that everyone is different — and that’s what makes everyone special! Freckleface and her friends learn to love the skin they’re in. This new musical is fun for all ages with great music and dancing. <br /> <br /> Available to tour to schools and community centers May 14 – June 8. Email <a href="mailto:oaklandtour@gmail.com" class="ApplyClass">oaklandtour@gmail.com</a> for information and tour pricing.<br /> <br /> <div><a href="http://www.startickets.com/events/item/freckleface-strawberry-the-musical-2">Click to purchase tickets to this event</a><br /> Tickets to Varner Recital Hall performances: $10 general, $6 students and children<br /> <br /> <a href="/tickets">For more ticket information, click here</a></div> Fri, 16 May 2014 19:00:00 GMT