Ilias Cholis
Thursday, January 20, 2022


Oakland University Professor Ilias Cholis was recently awarded a $60,000 grant from the United States Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Science in support of his research on dark matter, a form of matter that has never been detected absorbing, reflecting or emitting light and is, therefore, extremely hard to spot.



Wednesday, January 19, 2022


OU Students can turn aspirations into job opportunities when they take part in the Winter Career Fair being held in-person on February 2, 2022 and virtually on February 3.


Region III Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival
Tuesday, January 18, 2022


The Region III Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF), which took place Jan. 5-9 and was held virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, featured the work of several students from the Department of Theatre in the School of Music, Theatre and Dance.


011722 MLKDay
Monday, January 17, 2022


Members of the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine community spent part of Monday reaffirming a commitment to serve the community in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.




Friday, January 14, 2022


An amazing class of young writers worked on honing their reporting skills in Special Lecturer Kate Roff’s fall Journalism 3120 class on Feature Writing.


Puerto Rican Paso Fino
Thursday, January 13, 2022


Puerto Rican Paso Fino Caballo Cuentas Claras, ridden by René Concepción, on the grounds of El Morro, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in San Juan, Puerto Rico. (Hostos Gallardo)Researchers in Oakland University’s Department of Biological Sciences collaborated with researchers from the United States, Ukraine, Sweden and Belgium on a study examining the genetic ancestry of two horse breeds, the common Puerto Rican Non-Purebred and the Puerto Rican Paso Fino, a horse noted for its smooth, sure-footed gait. 


011222 Pierre Morris
Wednesday, January 12, 2022


Pierre Morris, M.D., says the key to his success has been to always give 100 percent — an approach he plans to continue applying as OUWB’s new associate dean of Undergraduate Clinical Education.



Anthony Anderson
Wednesday, January 12, 2022


In light of the recent rise in coronavirus cases, organizers of Oakland University’s 30th annual Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration have added a livestream option for those who wish to attend the event virtually. The livestream is available on OU’s YouTube page. 


Pawley Lean Partnership
Wednesday, January 12, 2022


The Pawley Lean Institute has partnered with the Lean Learning Center as it pertains to the Lean Lab housed in the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department (ISE) at Oakland University.The partnership includes a $60,000 pledge by the Lean Learning Center as part of the funding requirements for the Lean Lab.


Khalid Malik
Monday, January 10, 2022


Oakland University Professor Khalid Malik has been awarded $92,500 by the Michigan Translational Research and Commercialization (MTRAC) Innovation Hub for Advanced Computing for his work on an Anti-Deep Fake technology and Deep Forgery Detector, which incorporates Deep Learning, Knowledge Graphs, and Natural Language Processing (NLP) technologies to detect visual deepfakes, as well as voice cloning.


010722 Denenberg
Friday, January 07, 2022


Beaumont Health and Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine are pleased to announce the appointment of Matthew Denenberg, M.D., as chief of Pediatrics for Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak; chair of Pediatrics for OUWB; physician executive for Beaumont Medical Group pediatric subspecialties; and chief of the Pediatrics Service Line for Beaumont Health.



010722 Ashley Williams
Friday, January 07, 2022


A third-year medical student from OUWB has been awarded the 2021 Dr. Felecia Williams Aspiring Physicians Michigan Scholarship Award.



OU graduates
Thursday, January 06, 2022


Oakland University has introduced a new web tool that provides information on the career and educational pursuits of OU students following graduation. 


Mark and Nick Gust
Wednesday, January 05, 2022


Oakland University’s School of Business Administration is one of the nation’s most outstanding business schools, according to The Princeton Review (TPR). The education services company chose the school for its 2022 list of Best Business Schools.


A headshot of Eshaun Caine, principal of Dove Academy.
Tuesday, January 04, 2022


The PSA Office wishes to highlight the Dove Academy Principal, Eshaun Caine.


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