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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


We embark

Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton

SAVE THE DATE: Wednesday, March 14 at NOON.

In the mission to educate ourselves and others about immigration reform, policy and possibility, we’re holding a workshop where you can learn how to write to your legislators and call for action.

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Oakland tops YSU Men; Penguins' win streak snapped

ROCHESTER, Michigan (WYTV) – YSU’s bid for a fourth straight win fell short, in a 95-82 setback at Oakland Wednesday night.

The Penguins led for just :23 in the game. 77 more words


Cold Weather Causing Numerous Water Main Breaks In Metro Detroit

DETROIT (WWJ) — The bitter cold temperatures are starting to have a damaging effect on water mains and pipes across the metro Detroit area.

There have been a number of reported water main breaks across southeastern Michigan on Saturday, including on the campus of Oakland University. 255 more words