PRESS RELEASES

  1. ‘Race in Our Communities’: Oakland University town hall to be moderated by Detroit Free Press columnist Rochelle Riley

    Members of the Oakland University campus and surrounding communities will have the opportunity to share their experiences and hear from others on the impact of race in their communities during a town hall meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 24 in the Gold Rooms of the Oakland Center.

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  2. Andrey Tomkiw Named a Top 100 Attorney in Michigan

    Andrey Tomkiw, a partner in Dinsmore & Shohl’s Labor and Employment department, has been recognized by Super Lawyers as one of Michigan’s Top 100 Lawyers for 2018.

    The Top 100 distinction is reserved for attorneys who ranked at the top of the 2018 Michigan Super Lawyers list, which is based on peer nominations, research into professional achievement and a blue ribbon review process. Five percent of all attorneys nominated are selected to the Super Lawyers list; Tomkiw has been selected nine consecutive years in the category of Employment and Labor. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Empower Yourself—and Your Future—at OCC Open House

    It has never been easier for prospective students, their family members and the community to learn how an education from Oakland Community College can empower the future. Call it OCC 101—a one-stop shopping opportunity.

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  4. Oakland University to host town hall on ‘Race in Our Communities’

    Members of the Oakland University campus and surrounding communities will have the opportunity to share their experiences and hear from others on the impact of race in their communities during a town hall meeting from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 24 in the Gold Rooms of the Oakland Center. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Business Immigration Attorney Elissa Noujaim Pinto Joins Dickinson Wright’s Troy Office

    TROY, Mich., September 20, 2018 – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Elissa Noujaim Pinto has joined the firm’s Troy office as Of Counsel.

    Over the last seventeen years, Ms. Pinto has focused her immigration practice on business immigration, and she has gained extensive experience representing local, national and international companies in obtaining authorization for foreign national employees to work temporarily and permanently in the United States, through various work-authorized visa classifications and employment-based permanent residence processes. Read the rest of this entry »

  6. Rehmann recognized as one of Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness

    Troy, Mich., [September 17, 2018] – For the second consecutive year, Rehmann has been named as one of Michigan’s Best and Brightest in Wellness. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Oakland University lecture series, ‘History Comes Alive,’ to explore OU’s past

    Now in its 15th year, Oakland University’s popular History Comes Alive lecture series will return on Tuesday, Sept. 18 with a special presentation on “How Meadow Brook Farms Became Oakland University” by Dominique Daniel, an associate professor with OU’s Kresge Library, in Gold Rooms A and B at the Oakland Center.

    “As the first public university in Michigan started with private money, Oakland’s history is unique,” said Daniel, who also serves as humanities librarian for history and modern languages, as well as coordinator of the library’s archives and special collections. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. Macy’s Supports the Boys and Girls Club of Troy

    This month Macy’s decided to support the Boys and Girls Club of Troy’s Power Hour. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. TIME FOR PAWS AND REFLECTION: OCC K-9 Grads Honor Fallen Officer

    When the Oakland Community College K-9 training program graduated five dogs and trainers in its latest class, two of the graduates were an especially moving reminder of the service and sacrifice of one young man: Collin Rose, a Wayne State University police officer killed in November 2016 while patrolling campus with his K-9 companion, Marsha. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Kamal Shouhayib Honored for Charitable Efforts

    Michigan Governor Rick Snyder told over 700 guests at the New Americans Appreciation Gala last Thursday at The Henry Hotel in Dearborn that he wants Michigan to be the most welcoming state for immigrants to bring their talents to make Michigan better. Among those saluted at the Gala was long-time Troy resident and CEO of The Choice Group, also based in Troy, Kamal Shouhayib, who was lauded for his extensive efforts in the world of philanthropy. Read the rest of this entry »