Dennis & Carlotta Pawley
Thursday, November 17, 2022

Established in 2002 by Oakland University Alum and OU Trustee Emeritus Dennis Pawley, the Pawley Lean Institute was designed to benefit Oakland University students, schools, nonprofits, government and industry.

Rabbi Arnie Sleutelberg
Monday, November 14, 2022

From Biblical Sarah to Seinfeld, 4,000 Years of Jewish Humor, Rabbi Arnie Sleutelberg will inspire humor throughout history on November 30 at 7 p.m. in the Oakland Center banquet rooms A and B. An open reception will begin at 6:15 p.m., and everyone is welcome.

OUSWE members
Thursday, November 10, 2022

Members of the Society of Women Engineers Oakland University student chapter recently attended the organization’s national conference where they presented research, gleaned inspiration from women leaders and learned about diverse career paths for aspiring engineers. 

Toronto International Film Festival
Wednesday, November 09, 2022

Twenty-six Oakland University students and alumni recently immersed themselves in the world of global cinema at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the largest festival of its kind in North America. 

Dr. Zissimos P. Mourelatos
Tuesday, November 08, 2022

The Research Office at Oakland University presented awards to several OU faculty members in recognition of their outstanding research and initiative during the Research, Innovation and Engagement Town Hall, which was held on Thursday, November 3. The awards were presented virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Adaptive Sports Expo & Wheelchair Basketball
Monday, November 07, 2022

Come learn about and participate in adaptive sports at the Recreation Center of Oakland University. School of Health Science students and affiliates are welcome to participate in the first-of-its-kind sports expo on Nov. 11 from noon to 2 p.m.

Veterans Week
Friday, November 04, 2022

From November 7-11, Oakland University will host a series of events and activities for Veterans Week. Check the listing below for opportunities to support and celebrate veterans, including more than 200 student, faculty and staff veterans on campus. 

Professor Engle in London
Friday, November 04, 2022

Each summer, Oakland University Professor Randall Engle leads two separate classes – “Tudors of England” in June and “Cross and Crown” in August — on Study Abroad trips to London, where students spend about two weeks visiting and learning about some of the city’s historic landmarks.

Mohsen Mirza Aligoudarzi, posing and smiling for a photo.
Thursday, November 03, 2022

More than a year into the Executive MBA program at Oakland University, Mohsen Mirza Aligoudarzi has experienced the benefits of being a member of a strong, supportive team – and learned how to better build such a team himself.

OU joins multi-state effort expand open-access science, literacy elementary curriculum
Tuesday, November 01, 2022

Oakland University will share in a $7.5 million grant as part of a multi-state effort to develop an innovative, research-driven science curriculum designed to support elementary teachers in engaging students’ natural curiosities and interests across the world.

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Native American Heritage Month will stretch across campus as departments and student organizations join together to host several vibrant events.

KCP Future Faculty Fellowship
Wednesday, October 26, 2022

Three Oakland University graduate students — Ronald A. Benbow, Red Douglas, and Jessica Ross — have been awarded the King-Chavez-Parks (KCP) Future Faculty Fellowship, which was established in 1986 by the Michigan Legislature to increase the pool of academically or economically disadvantaged candidates pursuing faculty teaching careers in postsecondary education.

Richard Olawoyin
Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Oakland University Industrial and Systems Engineering Professor Richard Olawoyin has been appointed chair of the Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Advisory (IDEA) Council at the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). 

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