Oakland University makes major improvements to the wireless networks on main campus and student housing facilities.
The fifth annual Student to Professional conference will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 15 at OU. Registration kicks off on Monday, Oct. 20.
Leslie Kearfott and TaSondra Foltz receive $20,000 to pursue their Doctor of Nursing Practice at Oakland University, the final degree for nurses in clinical practice.
The Holly and Garry Gilbert Oakland University Endowment for Safeguarding the Public Interest was created to inspire students to use their talents to do work that informs, empowers and protects the public good.
OUCARES will host its 2014 Red Carpet Film Premiere starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 25. Longtime Detroit radio personality Dick Purtan will emcee the event.
Professor Silberman in Oakland University' business school credits the region's recovery, which is happening at a faster pace than the nation, to the Big Three.
Doctors and health professionals can be the first line of defense in rescuing the 12.3 million men, women and children who are trafficked globally.
Registrar staffers grew their bears throughout September, raising approximately $1,000.
The complex features a track, a soccer field, eight tennis courts and two multi-purpose turf fields. The tennis courts will be ready for use soon, weather dependent.
Shawn's master's degree led him to a job at Chrysler, where he learned entrepreneurial skills to eventually start his own business.
All are invited to register to be a donor with Be The Match and Gift of Life Michigan. The drive kicks off at noon on Monday, Oct. 6 in the Oakland Center Fireside Lounge.
The grant will study the role of oxygen in causing a common type of human age-related cataract called nuclear cataract, which can cause blindness.
14 teams from the only Division I schools in Metro Detroit will compete throughout the academic year for the Metro Rivalry cup.
Students can apply for Keeper of the Dream Awards up to $5,000 until Oct. 10, 2014.
OU was named a “Military Friendly School” by G.I. Jobs magazine, a distinction reserved for the top 15 percent of all colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide.
Through generous donations by OU faculty and staff, the All-University Fund Drive aims to raise more than last year's $363,000 total in support of student scholarships and research.
After a successful debut in 2013, the Chamber Music Society of Detroit at Oakland University series will feature another year of concerts from acclaimed music performers.
Susan M. Awbrey, Ph.D., will be honored at an awards luncheon at the Royal Park Hotel in Rochester on Monday, Sept. 29.
Featuring exceptional student and professional musicians, the University's resident orchestra will present a concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 5 in Varner Recital Hall.
Jennifer Lucarelli, Ph.D., is the principal investigator for a three-year, nearly $2 million grant, which is funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
An open forum will take place from 5-9 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 14 at the Oakland Shotwell-Gustafson Pavilion – OU INCubator on the University’s campus.
Myranda Rees is enrolled in University of Iringa this fall, completing requirements for her Oakland University programs and learning skills to help girls in developing nations.
The new engineering building became Instagram famous for its interesting architecture and fun study spots. OU community members submit photos of their favorite vantage point.
As part of this year's Honors College freshman colloquium, two NASA engineers – and an OU student who interned at NASA – shared their perspectives on space exploration.
Delia Rodi graduated in 1992 with a bachelor of science in engineering. She is among a group of skilled designers who have master planned the Elliott Tower site and lead the design of this project thru to completion.
A new position is devoted to helping students with advising and field practicum placements in Macomb County.
Rachel Voight contributes to a national research project that examines the impact of scale on ecological experiments.
MICPA Excellence Awards honor and recognize young graduates who have achieved all-round excellence in the pursuit of an accounting qualification.
Former interim president has been appointed vice president for organizational development and strategic planning effective immediately.
Oakland University researchers find that when looking for a mate — be it for the long haul or just the night — sexual fidelity is a priority trait.
The 127,000-square-foot facility offers endless photo opportunities. Professional and amateur photographers alike can submit their images for a chance to win an OU prize and be featured on the OU home page.
The OU Tutoring Center has developed a series of YouTube videos that provide students with step-by-step lessons in various OU mathematics and statistics courses.
The Lowry Center for Early Childhood Education nurtures young minds while providing learning opportunities for OU students.
Dr. Pamela McCauley will present “Seeing Beyond Us: True Diversity,” highlighting the importance of diversity in STEM education, leadership and innovation.
Provost James Lentini will perform a musical composition that he wrote on Friday, Sept. 19, as part of OU's inaugural fall homecoming celebration.
The 7th annual welcome reception will be on Friday, Sept. 12 at 3 p.m.
The first student chapter of Society of Automotive Analysts provides OU students with networking opportunities, forum to discuss issues in the global automotive industry.
OU's Keeper of the Dream Award is presented to students who have helped break down cultural stereotypes and promote interracial understanding.
OU's Honors College welcomes more than 300 freshmen into its ranks -- a roughly 40 percent increase over last year's class.
The Oakland University School of Nursing is now accepting nominations for the 27th Annual Nightingale Awards for Nursing Excellence®
A featured homecoming event will celebrate 57 years of student leaders with a VIP reception during the weekend of celebrations Sept. 19-21.
Bachelor of Integrative Studies student O’nel Kalasho personalizes his major with a business and graphic design focus to help him grow his clothing line.
Samantha Wolf makes good on a promise she made to donate her first paycheck to OU. The money will go toward an OC expansion project she worked on as a student.
An advocate for addressing homelessness, Professor Wasserman gives students an inclusive understanding of how health care is delivered to those living in poverty.
For her dedication to serving the information technology community in higher education, OU's CIO Theresa Rowe is the recipient of an EDUCAUSE award.
A 2012 grad of the biomedical diagnostic and therapeutic sciences program, helps save an 11-year-old girl's life through a chance encounter at a volunteer event.
Faculty tested out the new filming gear when Kevin Corcoran, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
The OU community will return to campus and kick off the fall 2014 semester with dozens of fun-filled events during Welcome Week from Sept. 2-13.
In his position as assistant dean of students, Wadsworth will handle student conduct matters and serve as OU’s deputy Title IX coordinator.
A master's student in the Department of Biological Sciences receives accolades for her research on the environmental impacts of of "hardening" shorelines.
The youngest senior account director for the Detroit office of Jack Morton Worldwide, Erika Eraqi makes the Crain's Detroit Business "Twenty in Their 20s" list for 2014.
Dean Hightower helped to shape the school, keeping it relevant with innovative courses, prevention research, and expansion of the school’s resources and facilities.
Alumni will gather to celebrate OU's newest additions and oldest traditions during fall homecoming and reunion weekend Sept. 19-21.
Oakland's award-winning Formula SAE team and Oakland Robotics Association will benefit from the professional-grade manufacturing equipment.
The 2014 Veteran Jump Start event helps guide students on a path towards success by providing access to various on- and off-campus resources.
Softball, tennis, track and multi-sport fields are scheduled to open for play in October.
The Oakland Press covers Oakland University's Camp RN aimed at future nurses and health care providers.
Students and experts from OU's business and education programs will assist the employees as they navigate their new jobs.
OU students can immediately apply their newly acquired knowledge in real-world classroom settings under the supervision of practicing teachers and OU faculty members.
MBA alumnus Dollie Diller is now the events and communication manager at a Cincinnati organization that brings European companies to the tri-state area.
Open to business and engineering students and as a professional development course, students learn to find new ways to gain a competitive edge in the global marketplace.
Power has been restored at Oakland University. Classes to resume as scheduled at 3pm today.
All donations will go to the Pontiac School District to help support their growing need of new school supplies for more than 5,000 students in the district.
Exercise Science graduate student Neena Silles works closely with Dr. Tamara Hew on this research to develop her graduate thesis on the effects of Muscle Milk.
Professor Grossman keeps a coveted list of mathematicians who are interconnected with the famous mathematician.
Research aims to find a catalyst to convert carbon dioxide into a sustainable energy source.