Purchase a raffle for a Hawaiian Cruise for two including air. Tickets are $50 and only 1,000 will be sold. Proceeds help children in need of therapies that are not covered by insurance. Learn more about Oxford Kids Foundation at https://oxfordkidsfoundation.org
In an ongoing effort to meet the changing needs of students, faculty and staff, Oakland University now offers three private lactation rooms for nursing mothers who are looking for a safe space on campus to pump or feed their child, whether it’s by bottle or breast.
The rooms are located on the second floor of the Engineering Center, on the third floor of Pawley Hall, and on the fourth floor of the Human Health Building. Each room has been designed to provide a clean, secure and user-friendly environment for parents on campus. Read the rest of this entry »
Help Team BodyWorks collect items for
Ronald McDonald House Charities and enjoy hot cocoa, ornament decorating contest, fun photos, free chair massages and more.
Event is FREE; just bring at least new one item on the suggested items list or a toy per person attending. Kids are welcome. Bring a friend!
WHEN: Friday, December 15th, 2017
TIME: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
LOCATION: BodyWorks Chiropractic & Soft Tissue Center
2265 Livernois, Suite 200
Troy, MI 48083 Read the rest of this entry »
Meadow Brook Hall’s Meadow Brook in Bloom runs June 25 through June 30, a weeklong series of community events and a special house and garden tour that celebrates all things floral at The Great Estate on the campus of Oakland University. Floral arrangements are provided by Emerald City Designs.
Visitors can tour elegant rooms featuring fresh flowers while gaining insight into the fascinating life of the Dodge-Wilson family through fashion, photos and tablescapes, from Frances Dodge’s ice blue wedding dress to her trend-setting debut, complete with black orchids. Included on the tour will be The Hall’s original flower room which was once used by the head groundskeeper to arrange flowers to display throughout the house. And for the first time, visitors can see the French guest room bathroom decorated with lavender, yellow and aqua Rookwood tiles. Guests can also explore The Estate’s 16 gardens and expansive grounds during this self-guided tour. Read the rest of this entry »
LocalHop Event Management Platform Offers Affordable Event Registration Tools for Michigan Organizations.
Pontiac, Michigan – June 2017
LocalHop is excited to announce the launch of its long-awaited event registration system. The system was designed in conjunction with Michigan organizations and businesses, and competes with the industry’s best in intuitive design, platform stability, security, and mobile readiness. LocalHop registration provides safe payment processing for patrons, easy event management, integration capabilities, mobile registration, and reporting. Michigan organizations of all sizes can now afford to have an integrated event management system that includes registration, web calendars, and a mobile app. The registration system, complete with web and mobile payment processing, will be available to Michigan organizations and businesses June 7. Read the rest of this entry »
On Sunday, April 2, the Oakland University community will join a worldwide movement to mark World Autism Awareness Day by bringing blue light to the Elliott Tower. This is Oakland’s third year hosting an event on its campus to highlight autism as a growing global health priority.
This year, the Oakland University Center for Autism (OUCA) will be holding a free family event for those on the Autism Spectrum on the second floor of the Engineering Center Atrium at 6:15 p.m. A short walk to the Elliott Tower will begin at 7:30 p.m. to light the Elliott Tower with bright blue lights. Read the rest of this entry »
Swimming, arts and crafts, a moonwalk and face painting are all part of the Oakland University Center for Autism Outreach Services (OUCARES) annual Family Fun Day on Saturday, March 25.
Created for families of individuals with autism spectrum disorders, the event will take place from noon to 4 p.m. in the Oakland University Recreation Center. A sensory room staffed by professionals from Kaufman Children’s Center will be available, and families can learn about available resources and meet with representatives from more than 20 autism-related organizations. Read the rest of this entry »
April 20, 2017 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at BodyWorks in Troy!
Join us for a Ladies Night Out filled with shopping, door prizes, complimentary chair massage, bucket raffles, yummy treats and more!
Entry is free. 100% of all money raised will go the Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation.
In 2016, the Michigan Legislature considered adopting legislation that would allow physicians to perform assisted suicide for terminally ill patients. Now, Oakland University is preparing to host a panel discussion about the so-called “Death with Dignity Act.” Read the rest of this entry »