Professional and Continuing Education

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Professional and Continuing Education

Pawley Hall, Room 440G
456 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-3177
oupace@oakland.edu

Professional and Continuing Education

Pawley Hall, Room 440G
456 Pioneer Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4482
(location map)
(248) 370-3177
oupace@oakland.edu

Professional and Continuing Education

Professional and Continuing Education (PACE) has a variety of educational offerings that are flexible and innovative to meet local, state, and national needs. In an on campus setting, online, or through in-house custom programming, learners can begin, refocus, or advance their professional or educational careers. Courses, facilitated by Oakland University faculty and business leaders, combine research expertise and real world application to help you gain the knowledge you need to kick-start your life.

COVID-19:  Keep It Small
Feeling overwhelmed, alone, anxious, or confused trying to manage everything coming at you the last couple of weeks?  It is too much!  Experts say intentionally doing small positive things each day can help you stay focused. Stay tuned to PACE, as we plan to use this space to offer a few resources from our faculty experts to help you take care of your world in mind, body, and spirit.
 
Joyce Weiss, MA, OU Alumna- Quarantine Your Conflict
Join communication strategist, career coach, and OU alumna Joyce Weiss for an insightful conversation on conflict management and tactics for producing safe, effective conversations moving forward. Participants will be invited to share their own personal stories.
When: Thursday, May 21, 2020
Time: 4:30pm
Where: Virtual - Zoom link will be provided upon registration. There is no cost to attend, but seats are limited! 
 
Lori Oancea, CFP®, J.D., and Director of the Personal Financial Planning program at Oakland University has a conversation with Alex Dinser, CFP®, Lead Instructor for the Risk Management course and Managing Partner at Horizon Advisers in Troy, MI about the financial concerns that people have been experiencing throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. 
 
In this video, Professor Wells provides some insight and strategies to help us stay calm and "in the moment" by practicing mindfulness while at home.