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Who Put Me in Charge?

President Fox and Vice President Kleinschmidt, that’s who. In April I was appointed to be the Environmental, Health and Wellness Director of Oakland University’s Student Congress. 622 more words

Cody Petzold

August 12, 1993 – December 26, 2014

Cody Petzold was valedictorian of his class at Holly High School in 2011 and went on to become a student leader and LGBT activist at Oakland University.  30 more words

Grad School: Part 9 - Final Countdown

The title of this blog entry is inspired by a video my best friend Lilje sent me.

Where do I even start? It’s been a crazy final semester. 764 more words

Graduate School

Michigan Matters: Higher Education

(CBS Detroit)

Three high profile university presidents appear on MICHIGAN MATTERS this week in an engaging talk about higher education, the tidings of their schools and opportunities for students amid an evolving technology landscape. 159 more words


Getting a Job

Becoming a Golden Grizzly.

I graduated from college in May of 2015. While I did learn a lot while there, I focused the most on my passion and what I loved to do. 498 more words

30 Before 30

Solving Poverty in Africa with Drones-Research from Oakland University

Regular readers of this blog know that I am in deep admiration for those researchers who are using their skills to tackle the seemingly intractable problems that plague so many-especially poverty and extreme poverty. 222 more words


Former Oakland University Professor Sentenced On Drug Charges

PONTIAC, Mich. (WWJ) – A former Oakland University professor has been sentenced to at least three years behind bars.

Joseph Schiele was found guilty in January of drug possession, maintaining a drug house, and one firearm charge. 182 more words