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International students experience cultural differences

By Sarah Wojcik

October 29, 2011

Filed under Life

With a growing number of international students on campus at Oakland University and a need to create a positive immersion experience, there are a variety of outlets students can tap into, including ESL club and events sponsored b...

South Indian Percussion visiting Varner Hall

By Kevin Romanchik

October 26, 2011

Filed under Life

On Nov. 1, Oakland University’s Department of Music, Theatre and Dance (MTD) is inviting Rohan Krishnamurthy, a musician from South India, to campus for students, faculty and guests to experience modern and traditional percussio...

The world behind your water

By Kevin Romanchik

October 26, 2011

Filed under Life

“Blue Gold: World Water Wars,” which is a film about the overlooked crisis of U.S. water supply was brought to attention last Wednesday.“Blue Gold: World Water Wars” will continue on Wednesday Oct. 26 with a presentation by Jerry Dennis...

Robot claims third

Robot claims third

October 25, 2011

Joining the ranks of worldwide green initiatives

By John Doe

October 25, 2011

Filed under Life

As the nation becomes more concerned with being environmentally friendly, Oakland University is moving towards being a “greener” campus.Richard Fekel, director of the Oakland Center, says OU is working to catch up to other state universitie...

OU housing provides a sense of community

By John Doe

October 25, 2011

Filed under Life

Housing at Oakland University this semester reached capacity. Students are still living in a nearby hotel. While most OU students commute from home to campus, many utilize the option of moving into the dorms.Jim Zentmeyer, the ...

The Clatter makes a bang

By Sarah Hunton

October 18, 2011

Filed under Life

Kim Madeline, a special lecturer in the journalism department, fills two contrasting roles during sun up and sun down.By day, Madeleine teaches at Oakland University and runs his own public relations and marketing firm called KRM Co...

GREEN award presented to professor

By Kevin Graham

October 18, 2011

Filed under Life

Tim Larrabee, the head of Oakland University’s elementary science education program for the teacher development and educational studies department, received the Chevrolet GREEN Educator Award for the month of Oct, recognizing...

New stir-fry restaurant opens near OU campus

By Kevin Romanchik

October 11, 2011

Filed under Life

Only six minutes away from Oakland University, the recently opened Flat Top Stir-Fry Grill in Rochester Hills, hopes to be a prime destination for OU students.The customers themselves put together a stir-fry dish with their choice o...

Internship offers students the magic of Disney

By Ali Armstrong

October 11, 2011

Filed under Life

The Disney College Program and Disney Professional Internship offer students from around the world the opportunity to work directly at DisneyWorld in Orlando, Fla. or Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif. for a semester.“This internship is yo...

Harpist studied under masters in Europe

By John Doe

October 11, 2011

Filed under Life

Along with earning her bachelors degree in music this past spring from Oakland University, Laura Palmieri, currently an OU nursing student, won the Hollingsworth Music Scholarship.The award, which recognizes quality music talent,...

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