Cybersecurity Playbook
Thursday, May 23, 2024

Dr. Darrin Hanna, a professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Oakland University, recently joined leaders from technology, manufacturing, government, and academia for a roundtable discussion hosted by Automation Alley about crucial issues in cybersecurity, including the latest trends and best practices in securing the digital future.

Dr. Vanessa Reynolds, Salvador Lopez and Dr. Aura Cazares
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

OU's Dr. Aura Cazares is pictured with ALSAME's co-chairs Dr. Vanessa Reynolds and Salvador Lopez.Oakland University has been selected to host the 2025 Advocates for Latino Student Advancement in Michigan Education (ALSAME) Latino Youth Conference, an event that will bring hundreds of high school students from across Michigan to campus in May 2025. 

Sara Fatima
Thursday, May 16, 2024

Fulbright scholar Sara Fatima’s aspiration to care for society and better the world inspired her educational path in molecular biology. When it came to choosing a university to transform that passion into reality, Oakland University’s (OU) cutting-edge research labs and expert faculty solidified OU as her number one choice.

OU Research and Innovation Center
Tuesday, May 14, 2024

On May 20, Oakland University will celebrate the grand opening of the School of Engineering and Computer Science’s Research and Innovation Center (RIC), a 48,700 square foot facility located in Rochester Hills, Mich. that will house bioengineering, mechanical, electrical, industrial, and computer science labs, and serve as a hub for research conducted in partnership with industry.

Oakland campus
Friday, May 10, 2024

A livestream feed of the 2024 OUWB Commencement

Caribbean Dreamin' cast members rehearse
Friday, May 10, 2024

This year, Oakland University’s Department of Theatre will present Caribbean Dreamin as its annual children’s theatre production.Based on Caribbean folk tales from Cuba, Haiti and Puerto Rico, the production traces the development of the steel band from its origins in Africa drumming through colonial repression to the modern day steel drum of Trinidad and Tobago.

Books in the Muchmore Presidential History Collection.
Wednesday, May 08, 2024

Oakland University’s Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) is now home to the Muchmore Presidential History Collection, which includes more than 275 volumes about U.S. presidents and by presidents.

David Gram with his book, "Contemporary Farce on the Global Stage: Or, Serious Laughter"
Thursday, May 02, 2024

Oakland University Professor David Gram’s first book, Contemporary Farce on the Global Stage: Or, Serious Laughter, was recently published by Routledge Publishing. The book examines the evolution of farce as a theatrical genre in the 21st century.

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Voters in Michigan are being deprived of important opportunities to hear directly and in an unfiltered setting from those who want to serve as the state’s leaders. This is a problem that is escalating across the nation. The Michigan Debate Task Force has a solution.

Monday, April 29, 2024

Oakland University has honored the outstanding academic work of four students who participated in its Graduate School’s Fourth Annual Three Minute Thesis Competition and Graduate Student Showcase.

Calvin Goldsmith stands next to his research post.
Friday, April 26, 2024

Calvin Goldsmith admits there were times he really struggled with chemistry when he arrived at Oakland University as a freshman. 

Steffan Puwal
Friday, April 26, 2024

Steffan Puwal, special lecturer and adjunct assistant professor of medical physics, recently published an article in NATO Review examining the role that Artificial Intelligence (AI) could play in nuclear defense and deterrence. 

Thursday, April 25, 2024

Oakland University Student Financial Services has started the process of notifying students of 2024-25 financial aid offers. New students who are able to be packaged will receive an email to check their MySail accounts for their offers.

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