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Project Upward Bound

120 Vandenberg Hall
502 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester , Michigan 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-3218
Fax: (248) 370-3217
PUB@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Extended hours on select Saturdays (see schedule) or call for an appointment

Project Upward Bound

120 Vandenberg Hall
502 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester , Michigan 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-3218
Fax: (248) 370-3217
PUB@oakland.edu

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Extended hours on select Saturdays (see schedule) or call for an appointment

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Academic Year Schedules

Academic Year Program: Virtual Orientation for returning Scholars and their parents will be held at the end of September or beginning of October.  The notice will be posted here as well as on PUB’s social media outlets.  In addition, emails will be sent to current Scholars and their parents.   So keep watching for that notice!

Membership applicants: Soon prospective members will be able to apply online.  But until the application is active, please contact Mr. Adam Harris by email, pubmapps@oakland.edu or telephone, 248-370-3218 to get the process started.

Academic Year Team

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Lance Davis
In-School Teacher / College Coach
lancedavis@oakland.edu

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Samuel Donald
Financial Literacy Teacher
samueljdonald@gmail.com

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Brandon Hornibrook
Academic Mentor
hornibrook@oakland.edu

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Preeti Kharod
Math Teacher
pakharod@oakland.edu

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Kim Landess
English Comp Teacher
klandess@oakland.edu

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Katie McAnarney
Academic Mentor 
kmcanarney@oakland.edu

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Mikael O’Neal
Peer Mentor
meoneal@oakland.edu

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Ryan Prast
Academic Mentor
rprast@oakland.edu

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Mikal O’Neal
Graduate Assistant
mdoneal@oakland.edu

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Megan Rehm
Science Teacher
meganrehm@oakland.edu

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Bipika Sapkota
Academic Mentor
bipikasapkota@oakland.edu

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Taylor Smith
Student Clerical Assistant
taylorsmith2@oakland.edu

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Mahalia Thomas
College Coach
mnthomas@oakland.edu

College Club

2021/22 ACADEMIC YEAR COLLEGE CLUB SCHEDULE

All College Club Sessions will be Virtual at the start of the 2021/22 Academic Year.


MONDAY
Time:  3:00 - 5:00 pm


TUESDAY
Time:  3:00 - 5:00 pm
Time:  7:00 - 9:00 pm


WEDNESDAY
Time:  3:00 - 5:00 pm
Time:  7:00 - 9:00 pm


THURSDAY
Time:  3:00 - 5:00 pm
Time:  7:00 - 9:00 pm


Email amcdowell@oakland.edu for connection difficulties.

Saturday Academy

2021/22 ACADEMIC YEAR
PUB ORIENTATION AND SATURDAY ACADEMY DATES


Saturday Academy hours are 8:30 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.   Sessions will be held on campus at Oakland University unless noted otherwise.

September 11, 2021
Orientation (Mandatory)
Time:  10:30 a.m.


September 18, 2021
College & Career Virtual Workshop
Time:  9:00 a.m.


October 16, 2021
Special Programming


October 23, 2021
Special Programming


November 20, 2021
SAT Prep/College & Senior Seminar
Thanksgiving Food Drive


December 11, 2021
SAT Prep/College & Senior Seminar
Hats, Scarves and Gloves Drive


January 15, 2022
Career Day


February 12, 2022
SAT Prep/College & Senior Seminar
PUB Make-A-Difference Day


March 12, 2022
SAT Prep/College & Senior Seminar


April (Date TBD), 2022
Junior Presentations and Graduation & Recognition Banquet

PUB Clubs

2021/22 PUB Club
Times and Dates TBD

Avondale High School

Arts & Technology Academy of Pontiac (ATAP)

International Technology Academy (ITA)

Oak Park High School

Pontiac Academy for Excellence (PAE)

Pontiac High School

Academic Year Calendar

Dates for Virtual College Club, Saturday Academy and PUB Club are listed under separate tabs

ITA and Pontiac High School Advisory Classes will begin in the second semester.