Presidential candidate John McCain’s visit to OU was previewed in a brief and a front page Oakland Press article, in the Macomb Daily, and the Eccentric previewed the visit twice. It was covered in a front page Oakland Press article, a front page Rochester Post article, WWJ’s Web site, and the Macomb Daily, the Eccentric, the Detroit Free Press, Detroit News, USA Today, and the Wall Street Journal. Many other national Internet news outlets covered McCain’s appearance, including MSNBC.com, CNN.com, CBSnews.com, the New York Times, and the Washington Post.
The web broadcast of OU’s graduation was mentioned in the Detroit News, and the Detroit Free Press attended and covered OU’s commencement ceremony.
The Daily Tribune previewed the Envision Conference hosted by OU’s School of Nursing and Beaumont.
The Rochester Post attended and printed an article about OU’s Earth Day Expo.
OU’s summer camp offerings were mentioned in a Macomb Daily story about summer programs for kids.
SBA Globalization Event
The Rochester Post previewed the “Michigan in the 21st Century Globalized Economy: A Requiem of a Renaissance?” event presented by the SBA.
Brooksie Way Half Marathon
The Rochester Post ran a story on the training program for Brooksie Way half marathon, which will begin and end at OU. The Detroit News also reported on the race.
The Oakland Press previewed the Absinthe Festival of New European Film and Writing twice.
Meadow Brook HallMeadow Brook Hall Garden Club was featured in a front page article and another article in the Rochester Post, and in a brief in Suburban Lifestyles. Baroness Caroline Cox’s speech at Meadow Brook Hall was previewed in the Eccentric and in the Detroit News. The Rochester Post and Suburban Lifestyles previewed the charter class reunion, which was held at Meadow Brook Hall.