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Tuesday, November 25, 2014


School spirit emanates from self-proclaimed OU addict, Anthony Gallina, one of the founding members of OU's official athletics spirit squad.


Monday, November 24, 2014


The Golden Grizzlies advance to their first-ever NCAA Volleyball Tournament in program history. First Round action will begin Friday, Dec. 5.


Friday, November 21, 2014


As part of the class, students were tasked with coming up with creative solutions to a range of unique challenges.


Friday, November 21, 2014


In 200 words or less, students describe how their Oakland University mentor inspired them.


Friday, November 21, 2014


The Golden Grizzlies now face Michigan State on Sunday at 1 p.m. in East Lansing


Thursday, November 20, 2014


By finishing third out of 27 teams, Oakland advanced to the national round of competition, which takes place in February 2015.


Wednesday, November 19, 2014


Nearly triple the average number of inductees each year, the Nu Omega Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha welcomed 58 new members this week.


Wednesday, November 19, 2014


Oakland connects 6 New York City alumni in 5 days on social media and on the streets


Tuesday, November 18, 2014


Robots gifted to OU provide hands-on experience for in-demand jobs in industrial engineering.


Tuesday, November 18, 2014


Oakland University’s Model United Nations team recently took third place in competition, with several members earning individual awards for their performance.


Tuesday, November 18, 2014


The funds provide two professorships to continue research to prevent blindness and vision loss


Tuesday, November 18, 2014


The enhanced partnership is worth more than half a million dollars.


Tuesday, November 18, 2014


Dr. Tamara Hew's research works to reconsider, re-educate and reinforce appropriate fluid intake for athletes.


Monday, November 17, 2014


A snow emergency may be declared when 3 or more inches is forecast to fall or has fallen, and will typically be in effect from 10 p.m. on the day it is declared until 6 a.m. the following morning.


Friday, November 14, 2014


Dr. Jonathan Silberman, in OU’s business school, says that while Southeast Michigan families still have less income than before the recession, recent figures indicate that the gap is closing.


Thursday, November 13, 2014


Parade participants sought for Nov. 28 event


Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Registration is open to all Oakland University students for a six-week leadership program teaching bystander intervention skills.


Tuesday, November 11, 2014


HRD 344 is designed to teach students how successful “Lean kaizen,” or process improvement events, are conducted in different areas of industry.


Tuesday, November 11, 2014


Dance faculty collaborate with Michigan Parkinson Foundation to address Parkinson's disease-specific concerns such as balance, flexibility and coordination.


Tuesday, November 11, 2014


These findings come as University advising leaders have spotlighted the importance of keeping students on track to graduate through initiatives such as the “28” Campaign and Focus on the Finish Line.


Friday, November 07, 2014


The lead in her own drama, Adeline Hirschfeld-Medalia founded the program in 1972 and established an endowment that's provided scholarships for three decades (and counting).


Thursday, November 06, 2014


To prepare for the play, students and faculty in Oakland’s Department of Music, Theatre and Dance sought out guidance from faculty members across disciplines.


Wednesday, November 05, 2014


Three computer science majors build a working app for diabetics to aggregate readings from a diabetic device in a 36-hour hackathon session.


Monday, November 03, 2014


Ten Oakland University undergraduate and graduate students will present their work at the Sigma Xi Annual Meeting and International Research Conference.


Monday, November 03, 2014


Annual School of Nursing award program raises important scholarship money, recognizing the potential and fueling the passion for future caregivers.


Friday, October 31, 2014


Part of the 2014-2015 Chamber Music Society of Detroit at Oakland University Series, the performance includes a duet with OU provost, guitarist and composer James Lentini.


Thursday, October 30, 2014


Show your Oakland University pride this Halloween with a stencil of The Grizz.


Wednesday, October 29, 2014


Alum credits his success to "grunt work" and real-world experiences that brought lectures to life. He also credits mentorship, paying it forward by connecting current students with opportunities in the automotive industry.


Wednesday, October 29, 2014


The global auto editor at the Wall Street Journal's Detroit bureau, OU alum John Stoll comes full circle to teach a course in the department that completely changed his career path.


Tuesday, October 28, 2014


Psychology Chair Dr. Todd Shackelford is the founding editor of "Evolutionary Psychological Science" addressing mainstream psychological and social issues.


Tuesday, October 28, 2014


The "It's About Kids" campaign highlights 21st century teaching techniques in Michigan.


Tuesday, October 28, 2014


Honoring Hailey Brouillet's passion for travel, her family starts an annual scholarship to share the study abroad experience with Oakland University students for years to come.


Thursday, October 23, 2014


With more than $275,000 in donated fire suppression equipment, the project awaits funding for completion in the lower level of the Human Health Building.


Wednesday, October 22, 2014


Graduate and undergraduate students work with assistant professor of Biological Sciences Dr. Mi Hye Song to understand human disease.


Tuesday, October 21, 2014


As Assistant Dean, Pam and her department are the central point of communication among students, academic advising staff, faculty and administrators.


Tuesday, October 21, 2014


Stallworth's responsibilities include government relations, community relations, public policy and university advocacy in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.


Friday, October 17, 2014


Oakland University makes major improvements to the wireless networks on main campus and student housing facilities.


Friday, October 17, 2014


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.


Monday, October 13, 2014


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.


Monday, October 13, 2014


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.


Thursday, October 09, 2014


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.


Wednesday, October 08, 2014


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.


Tuesday, October 07, 2014


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.


Tuesday, October 07, 2014


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.


Monday, October 06, 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.


Friday, October 03, 2014


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.


Thursday, October 02, 2014


Rachel Voight contributes to a national research project that examines the impact of scale on ecological experiments.


Thursday, October 02, 2014


Shawn's master's degree led him to a job at Chrysler, where he learned entrepreneurial skills to eventually start his own business.


Wednesday, October 01, 2014


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.


Wednesday, October 01, 2014


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.


Wednesday, October 01, 2014


14 teams from the only Division I schools in Metro Detroit will compete throughout the academic year for the Metro Rivalry cup.


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OU Magazine