2021 Summer Carillon Concert
Wednesday, June 09, 2021


Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy a relaxing evening listening to the sounds of the carillon’s 49 fully-chromatic bells when the Six Fridays at 6 Summer Carillon Concert Series returns to the Oakland University campus beginning on Friday, July 9.


Wasserman, Navin near logo
Tuesday, June 08, 2021


Anyone involved in moral disagreements or ethical uncertainties at Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, can now tap the expertise of a team of bioethics educators from Oakland University and Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine.



Digital Marketing
Monday, June 07, 2021


Oakland University PACE is offering the Digital Marketing Pro Certificate in partnership with the Digital Marketing Institute. Students who complete the course and then pass the three-hour exam will receive a Professional Certificate in Digital Marketing from DMI and also the Professional Certified Marketer (PCM) award from the American Marketing Association. 


Oberleitner
Friday, June 04, 2021


From the moment Lindsay Oberleitner, Ph.D., saw OUWB’s emphasis on teaching future physicians, the assistant professor — and one of the school’s newest faculty members — knew she wanted to be part of it.



Nick Kristock
Friday, June 04, 2021


Since 2019, the Pawley Lean Institute and the Industrial Systems and Engineering (ISE) Department at Oakland University have been providing unique opportunities for OU students to work with mentors — including OU professors and industry lean experts — during their paid community service lean internships.


Robert Van Til
Thursday, June 03, 2021


Dr. Robert Van Til, Pawley Professor of Lean Studies and chair of the Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department at Oakland University, has been selected by SME’s Smart Manufacturing magazine as one of the 20 most influential academics shaping smart manufacturing.


William Vultaggio, looking at the camera
Tuesday, June 01, 2021


For the fourth year in a row, U.S. News and World Report recognized the Oakland University MBA program in its annual edition of Best Graduate Programs, in the Part-Time MBA specialty category. In addition to being recognized as one of the Best Business Schools in The Princeton Review’s 2021 report, The Princeton Review also includes the new OU MBA in its recent list of Best Online MBA programs.


An image of Dr. Tarankanti in the OUWB anatomy lab
Tuesday, June 01, 2021


Varna Taranikanti, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor, recently was named Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine’s Foundational Medical Studies Educator of the Year.



OUWB Alumni Panel
Friday, May 28, 2021


A pilot program recently launched by Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine is offering OUWB students insight into just how critical the first two years of medical school are to their success as physicians.



Dave Stefaniak standing in an office, looking at the camera.
Thursday, May 27, 2021


In its annual global MBA rankings edition, CEO Magazine named Oakland University’s MBA programs among the best in the world. Specifically, it recognized the OU MBA on its 2021 Tier One North America list, the OU Executive MBA program on its 2021 Global EMBA list and OU’s new online MBA on its Global Online MBA list.


Dog with book
Thursday, May 27, 2021


As colleges and universities look to address the growing mental health crisis on campuses across the nation, a new book is touting the benefits of the human-animal bond. Published by Purdue University Press, “The Canine-Campus Connection: Roles for Dogs in the Lives of College Students” provides evidence-based guidance on bringing college students and canines together in mutually beneficial ways. 


How I Became a Pirate
Thursday, May 27, 2021


When you’re a pirate, you don’t have to eat vegetables or go to bed at all. You can talk rough, sword fight, and say “Arrrgh!” any time you want. It’s a perfect life…except that there is no one to tuck you in at night, give you kisses, or read stories to you. What’s a pirate to do?Find out when Oakland University’s Department of Theatre presents How I Became a Pirate, a children’s musical, from June 3-5 on the Varner Hall Courtyard Outdoor Stage.


Gen Z
Wednesday, May 26, 2021


Medical school educators need to know what distinguishes the newest generation of students from their predecessors so that the next wave of physicians receives the best educational experience.



Recreation Center
Tuesday, May 25, 2021


As part of an effort to help students achieve greater physical, mental and emotional well-being, OU’s Department of Recreation and Well-Being is offering continuing students free summer access to the Recreation Center on campus. 


Ngan Nguyen
Monday, May 24, 2021


One of OUWB’s newest faculty members says medicine always leads back to the foundations of the human body — and that’s why she’s excited to be teaching anatomy at the school.



Human Health Building
Monday, May 24, 2021


Oakland University’s Human Health Building has been selected as the winner of the 2021 Best of Rochester Award in the category of science by the Rochester Award Program.


Humans of OUWB
Friday, May 21, 2021


If the adage “everyone has a story” is true, two medical students from Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine are intent on finding those tales that are connected to the school and sharing them with the world.



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