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Retried professor returns for second TEDx event,

By Rachel Williams, staff reporter October 18, 2015

Richard Stamps will be returning to the TEDx Oakland University conference this year.  Stamps served as a faculty member at the university for more than 37 years, though is currently retired. When Stamps...

Mark Ostach founded Skidmore Studio in 1959 in Detroit. What started as an illustration organization now focuses on marketing and branding.

TEDx speaker preview: Mark Ostach and Dr. Kim B. Serota

By Rachel Williams October 4, 2015

Mark OstachMark Ostach, director of account services at Skidmore Studio, is set to present on Oct. 23 at the TEDx Oakland conference.Ostach studied neuroscience and psychology at Albion College and graduated...

Anne Ruthmann graduated from Oakland University with a Bachelor of Music Education. 

TEDx speaker to offer insightful talk on following dreams

By Rachel Williams September 27, 2015

Anne Ruthmann came to Oakland University as a transfer student planning to study business and marketing.  However, she quickly found her passion in more creative studies and graduated with a Bachelor...

Twenty-one speakers were chosen out of nearly 60 applicants. 

Speakers for TEDx OU announced, includes 4 currently at university

By Rachel Williams September 20, 2015

Golden grizzlies, mark your calendar for Oct. 23.  The TEDx Oakland University conference is returning and is now open to the general public. Amy Rutledge and Laura Dinsmoor are the co-chairs for the...

Oakland Universitys first TEDx event is a success

Oakland University’s first TEDx event is a success

By Kailee Mathias March 18, 2014

The first TEDx at Oakland University featured 14 speakers and several labs to showcase all the ideas worth spreading in the community.Amy Butler, Barb Oakley, Sheryl Connelly, Jenenne Whitfield, Mark Simon,...

TEDx speakers share some background, sneak peaks before Saturday talks

TEDx speakers share some background, sneak peaks before Saturday talks

By Oona Goodin-Smith March 11, 2014

Do the mid-semester doldrums have you in a funk and lacking inspiration? Shake off the winter blues and get x-cited for OU’s first-ever TEDx conference, taking place on Saturday, March 15 from 9 a.m.-4...

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