Sunrise Pinnacle Awards
OU’s sponsorship of the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce’s Sunrise Pinnacle Awards was noted in Suburban Lifestyles. OU professor of education Shannon Flumerfelt won the Educator of the Year award.
Young Professionals of Rochester
The Young Professionals of Rochester networking group, a new partnership between the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce and the OUAA, was highlighted in the Oakland Press and Suburban Lifestyles. The group held their first meeting in November.
The Eccentric announced that the Rochester Downtown Development Authority will add a spot for an OU student to its board.
Autism Film Camp
The premiere of the film “American Grandstand,” produced by young students with autism spectrum disorders during an OU camp led by Joey Travolta, was highlighted in the Oakland Press.
The opening of nominations for the 20th annual Nightingale Awards for Nursing was announced in the Oakland Press and Healthcare Weekly.
The Oakland Press announced grants from the Kresge Foundation to Meadow Brook Hall, Meadow Brook Theatre, and the OU Art Gallery.