1. Oakland University research team’s work earns recognition in leading scientific journal

    Dr. Wei Zhang and a team of researchers from the Department of Physics at Oakland University (OU), along with collaborators at Argonne National Laboratory (Lemont, IL) and Fudan University (Shanghai), have discovered a new “control knob” for tuning material’s properties that paves the way for more energy-efficient electronic devices like hard disk drives. Read the rest of this entry »

  2. Oakland University to welcome Andy Narell, legendary steel-pan artist, for April residency

    Oakland University’s Professional Artists Series Concert, Children’s Concert and World Music Concert will feature legendary steel-pan artist Andy Narell, who will be in residency at OU during the first week of April.

    “Having Andy Narell at OU is going to be an incredible experience for our students,” said Patrick Fitzgibbon, a special lecturer of world music at Oakland University. “He is one of the preeminent masters of the Steel Pan.” Read the rest of this entry »

  3. Walsh to Host Corporate Social Responsibility Panel Discussion

    TROY, Mich.,  — Walsh will welcome four business leaders for a panel discussion about corporate social responsibility (CSR) on Saturday, April 6, 2019, from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at their main location at 3838 Livernois in Troy, MI. The event is free and open to the public and includes a complimentary buffet lunch. Advanced registration is required. Read the rest of this entry »

  4. Troy MOD Squad Pizza – Incredible Kids Contest

    The Troy MOD Squad is committed to recognizing those in our community who are helping to make a positive impact in our communities. As such, we are thrilled to announce our third annual Incredible Kids Contest that will be running from March 21-April 12. Read the rest of this entry »

  5. Oakland Symphony Orchestra to present final concert of the season

    The Oakland Symphony Orchestra will present their final concert of the season at 8 p.m. on Friday, March 29 at Detroit’s Orchestra Hall.

    Along with four soloists, Oakland University Symphony Chorus, Detroit Concert Choir and Madrigal Chorale, the orchestra will also present Giuseppe Verdi’s Requiem, which was first performed in 1874 and composed in memory of Alessandro Manzoni, an Italian poet and novelist whom Verdi had admired. Read the rest of this entry »

  6. Baby fairs coming to Beaumont hospitals in Royal Oak and Troy in April

    New and expectant parents, and their family and friends, are invited to attend Beaumont Children’s annual baby fairs. These free events will feature life-saving demonstrations, Beaumont’s experts and experienced parents sharing parenting advice, as well as mom and baby-friendly vendors featuring the latest children’s products and toys. Read the rest of this entry »

  7. Rehmann’s Katie Strehler Named One of Crain’s 2019 Notable Women in HR

    TROY, Mich., March 21, 2019 – Crain’s Detroit Business named Rehmann Chief Human Resources Officer Katie Strehler one of the 2019 Notable Women in Human Resources. The award is part of the Crain’s Notable Women in Michigan series, which features distinguished professional women nominated by peers at work and features women who also mentor, teach and volunteer in their communities. Read the rest of this entry »

  8. Dickinson Wright Prevails in Patent Litigation Trial on Behalf of Hitkansut LLC

    TROY, Mich., March 21, 2019 – Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorneys John S. Artz, John A. Artz, and Franklin M. Smith have prevailed on behalf of Hitkansut LLC and Acceledyne Technologies, Ltd. LLC (collectively, “Hitkansut”) in a patent infringement case against Oak Ridge National Laboratory, a research laboratory sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. On Friday, March 15, 2019, Federal Claims Judge Charles F. Lettow released a 30-page opinion granting Hitkansut’s request for attorneys’ fees and costs. Read the rest of this entry »

  9. Walsh’s Online MBA Receives International Recognition

    TROY, Mich., – Walsh’s online MBA program has been ranked a Tier One Global Online MBA by CEO Magazine. Data was collected from 144 schools across 25 countries, with Walsh ranking in the top 25 percent. Programs were ranked based on criteria including quality of faculty, international diversity, accreditation, faculty to student ratio, cost and professional development. Schools were ranked as Tier One or Tier Two based on their overall percentage score from these criteria. Walsh is one of only three schools in Michigan to earn the distinction. Read the rest of this entry »

  10. Seeking Board Members

    Are you looking for opportunities to give back to your community? Consider joining the On My Own of Michigan Board of Trustees!

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