Varner Hall, Room 111
371 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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(248) 370-2521

Last Lecture Series

Last Lecture Series

September 14th, 2012 Richard Stamps  //   Mobile Version

For 37 years, Richard Stamps, OU Associate Professor of Anthropology, has worked with students to expand their world view -- both culturally and academically.  A recipient of the Honorary Alumnus Award from the OU Alumni Association, OU's Teaching Excellence Award, and the Michigan Association of Governing Boards of Colleges and Universities Distinguished Faculty Award, presents his last lecture, entitled "Reflections and Connections," before retiring from Oakland University.

April 2nd, 2012 Richard Haskell  //   Mobile Version

Professor of Engineering Richard E. Haskell retires after a respected career that spanned nearly five decades at Oakland University. Professor Haskell’s research interests have included plasma physics, holography and coherent optics, pattern recognition and image processing, computer learning, and microprocessor applications and embedded systems. Dr. Haskell presents his Last Lecture as an OU professor, reminiscing on his long career.

March 19th, 2012 Barry S. Winkler  //   Mobile Version

Dr. Barry S. Winkler, professor of biomedical sciences and an accomplished member of OU’s Eye Research Institute, delivers his last lecture, “From Growing Up in Brooklyn to Maturing (sort of) After 40 Years in the Eye Research Institute,” celebrating more than 40 years at OU.

July 24th, 2009 Geoffrey Brieger  //   Mobile Version

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April 9th, 2007 Robert & Jane Eberwein  //   Mobile Version

Jane and Robert Eberwein, both Professors of English, deliver their last lecture at OU after teaching at the university for 38 years. In 1987 Professor Robert Eberwein received OU's Teaching Excellence Award. In 1988 Professor Jane Eberwein received the Research Excellence Award.

October 27th, 2004 Sheldon Appleton  //   Mobile Version

Sheldon Appleton, professor of political science, delivers his last lecture at OU after 4 decades of being an OU faculty member. Professor Appleton won Oakland University’s first ever Teaching Excellence Award.

April 19th, 2004 Brian Murphy  //   Mobile Version

Professor of English Brian Murphy delivers his last lecture, titled “Murphy and I," before retiring after joining Oakland's faculty in 1966.

February 4th, 2004 Vince Khapoya  //   Mobile Version

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