Monday, May 16, 2022


Kwame Sakyi, Ph.D. MSPH, assistant professor of Public Health in the School of Health Sciences is leading a summer Study Abroad to Ghana, Africa (Global Health and Social issues summer class PH 4750/5750). The group will be immersed in learning about health and culture from May 6-28.


Ashley Bryan
Monday, May 16, 2022


Oakland University’s School of Education and Human Services is lending a portion of its extensive children’s literature art collection to the Farnsworth Art Museum in Maine as part of a new exhibition featuring works of award-winning children’s book author and illustrator Ashley Bryan, who passed away earlier this year at the age of 98.


Oakland campus
Friday, May 13, 2022


A livestream feed of the 2022 OUWB Commencement



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Friday, May 13, 2022


Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine paid tribute to the outstanding achievement of faculty, staff, and medical students during the 2022 OUWB Honors Convocation held Thursday.



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Thursday, May 12, 2022


Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine paid tribute to the outstanding achievement of faculty, staff, and medical students during the 2022 OUWB Honors Convocation held Thursday.



Jeremy Johnson and Anna Van Hese
Thursday, May 12, 2022


Oakland University students Jeremy Johnson and Anna Van Hese are among 25 students selected to serve on the Michigan Department of State’s Collegiate Student Advisory Task Force.  


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Wednesday, May 11, 2022


Linzi Hobbs believes that research is the foundation of medicine, and the soon-to-be physician says that’s why she’s so grateful for the capstone project required of her as an OUWB medical student.



School of Business Administration Golden Gala 2022
Wednesday, May 11, 2022


Over the last five decades, Oakland University’s School of Business Administration has evolved from a small liberal arts business program in the College of Arts and Sciences to a Department of Economics and Business Administration to an AACSB-accredited business school offering undergraduate and graduate business degrees.


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Tuesday, May 10, 2022


When OUWB’s Class of 2022 graduates this Friday, one of the new doctors will have a financial head start thanks to a side hustle that helped her earn $117,000 during medical school.



Siyan Wong
Tuesday, May 10, 2022


In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Oakland University will host a virtual talk by Chinese American painter Siyan Wong. The talk will be held via Zoom on Monday, May 23, from noon-1 p.m. Register for the event here. 



Tuesday, May 10, 2022


Study Abroad students can experience hands-on learning opportunities in the natural sciences by traveling to countries rich in biodiversity and natural resources.


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Monday, May 09, 2022


Nina Abubakari created many professional options for herself, but the “absolute best decision” she’s made has been pursuit of a career in health care — a path that’s led her to be speaker at OUWB’s 2022 Commencement.



OU SMTD Summer Camps
Monday, May 09, 2022


This summer, Oakland University Community Music will offer two unique summer camp programs for high school students that will keep them engaged and entertained.


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Friday, May 06, 2022


The dean of Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine — along with a longtime professor — were among a group of dignitaries honored by a local nonprofit for making “significant charitable contributions” to support its work and mission.



Dr. Stephanie J. Lee
Wednesday, May 04, 2022


Dr. Stephanie J. Lee, administrative associate at Oakland University, has been selected by the Gary Burnstein Community Health Clinic in Pontiac, Mich. as a recipient of the 2022 Esteemed Women of Michigan Award.


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Tuesday, May 03, 2022


The inaugural golf outing hosted by Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine delivered on two promises — a good time had by all, and in the name of a great cause.



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Monday, May 02, 2022


Dove Academy has adopted an after-school program, Snooky Cookie University, which is focused on teaching students the art of baking.


Healthology 2022
Monday, May 02, 2022


Oakland University’s Healthology Symposium — “where science, practice and social interests meet” — will return next month to celebrate impactful research and collaborative approaches for addressing upstream social determinants of health, in achieving better downstream care.


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Friday, April 29, 2022


Pooling their talent and resources, OU’s American Marketing Association, Entrepreneurs In Action and DECA organized and hosted the first Management and Marketing case competition for business-minded students in early April.


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