Jeremy Barnett - Marblehead Little Theatre mural project
Friday, July 10, 2020


When the Marblehead Festival of Arts was canceled this year due to COVID-19, Marblehead native and Oakland University Theatre Professor Jeremy Barnett proposed and executed a project for seven custom-painted canvases to be installed on the façade of the Marblehead Little Theatre in Marblehead, Mass.


Hand on computer mouse
Thursday, July 09, 2020


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) has implemented a temporary exemption that prohibits nonimmigrant F-1 students from remaining in the United States if enrolled entirely in online classes.


Student at computer
Wednesday, July 08, 2020


Oakland University students who incurred qualifying expenses related to the disruption of campus operations due to the pandemic can still apply for additional Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) emergency grants. 


Further Food Team Members
Wednesday, July 08, 2020


Recent OU graduate Caroline Majewski is among the winners of Wege Prize 2020, an international design competition in which students devised sustainable solutions to global challenges such as poverty, hunger and waste. 


An image of Steve Collard and wife, Lydia, biking in Alaska.
Tuesday, July 07, 2020


In various roles at Beaumont Health in the last three decades, Steve Collard has worked closely with Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine — but not quite as close as he is now.



Coronavirus information for the OUWB community
Friday, July 03, 2020


An Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine associate professor was part of a group of physicians who recently assessed the COVID-19 risk factors of various activities.



Oakland University’s Carillon Concert Series returns July 10
Thursday, July 02, 2020


Oakland University’s Six Fridays at 6 Summer Carillon Concert Series, which features carillonneurs from around the world, will celebrate its fifth anniversary this year with a series of outdoor concerts starting on Friday, July 10.


A graphic image showing details of a study on skateboarding injuries.
Wednesday, July 01, 2020


More injury prevention programs and increased helmet use are needed to prevent serious injury from skateboarding, says a recently published, first-of-its-kind study from a team of medical students at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine.




Wednesday, July 01, 2020


The Oakland Center is continuing a phased approach to reopening, and the latest news is that Subway in the food court will be opening on Monday, July 6 for lunch service. Over the course of July and August, Chartwells will be preparing to reopen more retail locations in the OC, with most locations open by the start of classes. 


Bioengineering students
Wednesday, July 01, 2020


With a focus on promoting interdisciplinary collaboration, Oakland University has elevated its bioengineering program to a department. The move is intended to strengthen the university’s academic profile and help students succeed in a rapidly evolving job market. 


Webinar
Tuesday, June 30, 2020


The Oakland University Center for Autism is sponsoring a summer webinar series to help parents, caregivers and siblings support children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) during the coronavirus pandemic. 


Mohammad Barlaskar posing for a photo, seated in a wooden chair.
Monday, June 29, 2020


The PSA Office would like to thank and Mohammad Barlaskar for his eight years of service as a founding board member of the Caniff Liberty Academy in Hamtramck.


An image of OUWB Class of 2023 member Sunny Khatter at the 8th Annual Chandler Park Health Fair.
Monday, June 29, 2020


Less than a year ago, Sunny Khatter walked across the stage at OUWB’s 2019 White Coat Ceremony, about to begin his first year of medical school.

Today, he’s not only a rising M2, but the newly elected president of OUWB’s Medical Student Government Executive Board, and helping pre-med students across the nation prepare for what they hope will be their shot at taking part in a similar White Coat Ceremony.



An image of the two OUWB students who won the diversity award for 2020.
Wednesday, June 24, 2020


Two medical students from Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine have been recognized for their great work in diversity, equity, and inclusion — both in and outside of the school setting.



Student with laptop
Tuesday, June 23, 2020


Starting this fall, students will be able to earn a Master of Business Administration entirely through online classes. 


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