Sigma Xi award winners
Thursday, December 01, 2022


Oakland University students received a total of six awards — the most of any other university in attendance — at the inaugural International Forum on Research Excellence (IFoRE), which took place November 3-6 in Alexandria, Va.


OU business students posing for a group photo at the management and marketing competition.
Tuesday, November 29, 2022


Business-minded students at OU put their business skills to the test in the annual “MGT and MKT Compete” case competition event hosted by business student organizations DECA, AMA and EIA, and sponsored by the Department of Management and Marketing.


A ribbon cutting ceremony outdoors at Romanowski Park in Detroit, MI.
Tuesday, November 29, 2022


Since opening its doors in 1998, Universal Academy has shared a border and a history with Romanowski Park in Southwest Detroit. Students and families live within walking distance of the school and many make their way through the park on a daily basis.


Oakland campus
Tuesday, November 29, 2022


The Office of Public School Academies has recently welcomed Tom Kozak as the new principal at Caniff Liberty Academy.


Most Engaged Campus Logo
Monday, November 21, 2022


Oakland University has been recognized by the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge as a 2022 ALL IN Most Engaged Campus for College Student Voting. The distinction honors colleges and universities for their efforts to increase student voter participation. 


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.


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