1. Project Upward Bound students explore sciences at OU under auspices of NSF grant

    A group of 23 students from Oakland University’s Project Upward Bound (PUB), a multi-faceted college preparatory enrichment program, learned about biology, chemistry and physics on July 11 during a series of hands-on experiments led by Dr. Thomas Raffel, an assistant professor of biological sciences at OU. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Walsh Professor Brings International Conference to Detroit

    TROY, Mich., July 18, 2018 — Professor and Chair of Walsh’s Economics and Finance Department John Moore, Ph.D., CPA, was recently elected president of The Economic and Business History Society (EBHS) during its 43rd annual international conference in Finland. Established in 1975, EBHS fosters interdisciplinary scholarship in business and economics, history and how historical perspective applies to current issues. Its members are an international community of historians, economists, business professionals, social scientists and others living in the United States, Canada, Western Europe and the Far East. Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Attorney Blair Gould Joins Dickinson Wright’s Troy Office

    TROY, Mich., July 17, 2018 – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that attorney Blair D. Gould has joined the firm’s Troy office as Of Counsel.

    Mr. Gould’s practice focuses on commercial real estate transactions including acquisitions, dispositions, leasing, financing and real estate development as well as property tax appeals. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Sterling Insurance Group named Inaugural MAX Performer by MarshBerry

    News: Sterling named Inaugural MAX Performer by MarshBerry
    Sterling Heights, Mich.

    June 16, 2018 – Marsh, Berry & Company, Inc. (“MarshBerry”) – the authority in Insurance Brokerage performance nationwide – is excited to announce that Sterling Insurance Group is the winner of its inaugural MAX Performer recognition award. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Ice Cream Social Open House

    Join us for this exciting community event which is open to the public. Festivities include ice cream sundaes, live music, Nature Bus (compliments of Howell Nature Center), face painting, guided hike through the preserve, pond dipping, police cruiser tours and other family and children’s activities. Read the rest of this entry »

  6. JVS Announces Training Class for Career Services Providers

    JVS will offer a 10-week training program beginning September 13 in Southfield for individuals working in career development. The Facilitating Career Development Course is based upon 12 professional competency areas outlined by the National Career Development Association (NCDA).

    Led by nationally trained and certified instructor Karen Gutman, the class will offer hands-on, practical learning and interaction with colleagues from a variety of work settings. Gutman is director of Business and Career Services at JVS. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Rehmann’s Trivalent Group Ranked Among Top 501 Global Managed Service Providers by Channel Futures

    July 3, 2018: Trivalent Group, which recently combined with Rehmann, ranks among the world’s 501 most strategic and innovative managed service providers (MSPs), according to Channel Futures 11th-annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings. This is the eighth consecutive year that Trivalent Group has been in the top 100 global MSPs. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. OUR CU Raises Money for Community

    The 2018 OUR Credit Union Charitable Foundation Golf Outing was a huge success thanks to staff, members, friends and family. This year’s outing at Cracklewood Golf Course raised nearly $8,000! Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Live music announcement for upcoming July event, Grillin’ With The Prez

    Troy Chamber of Commerce announces live music selection for upcoming July event, Grillin’ With The Prez!

    With upcoming July event, Grillin’ With The Prez right around the corner, the excitement for one of the most looked forward to events of the year builds. One reason for the building excitement is the conformation that the live music at the event will be preformed by the Detroit-based group The Next Generation Funk Brothers. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan’s Mistletoe Marketplace Fundraiser

    Looking for a meaningful way to help make a difference for children and adults in our communities? Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan is seeking Sponsors at all contribution levels and donations of Silent Auction items for their 15th Annual Mistletoe Marketplace Fundraiser.  Last year, funds raised from nearly 800 guests and contributors helped to provide 20,000 infants, children, and adults with clothing, food, educational support, and basic necessities. Read the rest of this entry »