The Oakland Post

Grizzdance Film Festival makes a comeback in 2020

Katelyn Hill, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2020

For a day filled with films and fun, look no further — Oakland University is hosting its very own film festival. The Grizzdance Film Festival is taking place on Oakland University’s campus Saturday, Feb. 8 and will showcase films made by ...

Physics professor named prestigious CAREER award nominee from the NSF

Rachel Yim, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2020

The honor of National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) award was given to Wei Zhang, assistant professor in the physics department at Oakland University. As a foundation-wide activity, the CAREER pr...

Meadow Brook Hall invites OU students to be its guests

Katelyn Hill, Staff Reporter

February 2, 2020

To finish the month of January, Meadow Brook Hall welcomed OU students out to the mansion to be their guests.  The historic hall, which was once the home of esteemed philanthropists and OU’s founders Matilda Dodge and Alfred Wilso...

Joanne Danto receives Honorary Doctor of Arts

Katelyn Hill, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2020

Oakland has named retired professional dancer and full-time philanthropist Joanne Danto as a recipient of an Honorary Doctor of Arts.  According to the Oakland News, Danto was one of several to receive honorary degrees for...

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