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Press Releases

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Friday, June 23, 2017
Dr. Barbara Oakley, a professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering, will be teaching a classroom-based version of her popular online course, "Learning How to Learn," this fall at Oakland University. “Learning How to Learn,” the massively popular course focused on giving students “powerful mental tools to master tough subjects” will be coming to an Oakland ...read more
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Thursday, June 22, 2017
Oakland University ranks among the safest colleges in the nation, according to a new report from a national trade organization dedicated to furthering public knowledge on home safety and security issues. The National Council for Home Safety and Security ranked Oakland third on its list of the Top 100 Safest Colleges in America . According to the organization’s website, the list was compiled ...read more
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Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Meadow Brook Hall’s Meadow Brook in Bloom runs June 25 through June 30, a weeklong series of community events and a special house and garden tour that celebrates all things floral at The Great Estate on the campus of Oakland University. Floral arrangements are provided by Emerald City Designs. Visitors can tour elegant rooms featuring fresh flowers while gaining insight into the fascinating ...read more
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Friday, June 16, 2017
Even grilling has gone high tech. For many of us, nothing says summer like firing up the grill and cooking outdoors. During a heatwave, it's a great alternative to warming up the house with the oven, and some people swear that food cooked outside just tastes better. Whatever your reason for flame broiling your favorite meal, we've got some grill gadgets that should make your summer ...read more
Friday, June 16, 2017
Psychology Professor Martha Escobar (left) will serve as the principal investigator for Oakland University on the project, while Assistant Professor of Psychology Melissa McDonald (right) will serve as the co-principal investigator. For the third time in less than a year, Oakland University Psychology Professor Martha Escobar has received a research grant from the National Science Foundation in ...read more
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Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Dr. Thomas Raffel, an assistant professor of biological sciences at Oakland University, has been awarded a five-year grant totaling nearly $1 million from the National Science Foundation for his research on the effects of temperature variation on chytridiomycosis, an infectious disease that has been linked to mass amphibian die-offs and extinctions throughout the world. “There has been a ...read more
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Thursday, June 08, 2017
There's an app to help you with almost every summer fun activity. Last week we asked you, our loyal readers, to share some of your favorite summer activities and we received a treasure trove of ideas. As we got to thinking about all of the fun things there are to do during the summer, we realized that there is an app for just about everything you suggested. So we pulled together some of our ...read more
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Thursday, June 08, 2017
Oakland University students Megan Denha and Alanna Jonna will have a chance to pursue their lifelong dream of attending law school this fall, thanks to the OU/Wayne Law Partnership. Oakland University students Alanna Jonna and Megan Denha will have a chance to pursue their lifelong dream of attending law school this fall, thanks to a partnership between Oakland University and Wayne State ...read more
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Thursday, June 08, 2017
Baker College's Auburn Hills campus will acknowledge approximately 350 graduates at commencement ceremonies Friday, June 16, 7 p.m., at The Apostolic Church, 3655 N. Squirrel Road, Auburn Hills. The event also includes students who are earning degrees from Baker College Online/Graduate Studies. “It is with great honor that we present the 2017 class of Baker College of Auburn Hills ...read more
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Thursday, June 08, 2017
Every day more and more companies are leveraging the benefits of business analytics to improve customer service, enhance operational performance, identify new business markets and drive revenue growth. The industry is flourishing, and Forbes reports the market is expected to nearly double by 2020. To address that demand, the Oakland University School of Business Administration now offers a full ...read more
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Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Bridgette Morris and her family recently gathered at Avondale High School to meet Huntington Ford owners Pat and Christie Scoggin. Pictured from left: Christie Scoggin, Brianna Morris (Bridgette's sister), Karen Morris (Bridgette's mother), Bridgette Morris, Gordon Morris (Bridgette's father), and Pat Scoggin. For the sixth year, Huntington Ford of Rochester Hills has awarded a ...read more
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Thursday, June 01, 2017
Representatives from Oakland University will be participating in two of Michigan’s largest LGBTQIA festivals during the month of June. Follow the oaklandu story on Snapchat on Saturday, June 3 to see OU at Ferndale Pride. As part of its Out on Campus Initiative, representatives from Oakland University will be participating in two of Michigan’s largest LGBTQIA festivals – ...read more
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Wednesday, May 31, 2017
The respiratory care program at Baker College’s Auburn Hills campus has, for the third consecutive year, been recognized with the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC). Programs receiving the recognition are considered using objective criteria from the 2016 Annual Report of Current Status. The criteria includes three ...read more
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Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Inkwell English Education Focuses on Creativity This Summer The Inkwell team works at the DEN (from left to right)—Michael Strubler, Karen Boniface, Sarah Wurm Collister, Tierney Ohly, Charlotte Douglas, and Clinton Collister. As a capstone of Inkwell English Education’s celebration of completing 10 years of service to the community, the Hills-based tutoring team will present a free ...read more
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Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Baker College’s Auburn Hills campus hosted Michigan Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, during its Speaker Series in observance of Autism Awareness Month. “Lt. Gov. Calley is a crusader for all Michiganders with disabilities or other limitations that may keep them from enjoying life to its fullest,” said Peter W. Karsten, Ph.D., CPA, Baker College of Auburn Hills president. “His message ...read more
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Friday, May 26, 2017
The Oakland University Foundation has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the AT&T Aspire Program. The grant is specifically targeted to support K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Outreach Workshops for high school students offered by the Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department and the Pawley Lean Institute at Oakland University. “Through AT&T Aspire, we ...read more
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Thursday, May 25, 2017
Is your data working for you? Scott's business is working. He's put all the pieces in place and has all the right employees. Sales are up, expenses are down. And to prove it, every month he spends hours compiling spreadsheets full of facts and figures to share with his partners and investors to show them just how well the business is doing. It's a cumbersome job and requires a meticulous eye ...read more
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Thursday, May 25, 2017
“Anything you do to the soil in a forest is going to have ramifications for how that forest system functions ecologically.” And that, Oakland University Professor Scott Tiegs said, is why the Asian Jumping Worm’s growing presence in Michigan soil is a real concern. “We don’t know a lot yet about how these relatively recent invaders, this Asian species, are going to ...read more
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Thursday, December 22, 2016
Interest in collaborative robot technology continues to grow. Our thoughtful use of collaborative robotics is driving productivity in both small tier manufacturers as well as fortune 500 companies. Easily configurable automation has become a priority in plants around the world, as companies seek new and cost-effective ways of responding to rapidly changing customer requirements. Esys is on the ...read more
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Monday, December 19, 2016
Esys Automation, a leading full-service automation solutions provider, has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by The Detroit Free Press for the 3 rd year in a row. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC , a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several ...read more
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