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Wednesday, July 11, 2018
HealthQuest Impacts MI Humane Society  July 11, 2018 Rochester Hills, MI: HealthQuest Physical Therapy of Rochester Hills partnered with Premier Pet Supply of Rochester Hills to benefit the Michigan Humane Society’s Pet Pantry Program. A campaign involving HealthQuest patients, staff, and friends, along with customers of Premier Pet Supply, resulted in a donation of 735 lbs. of pet food. Premier ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
The Paint Creek Center for the Arts (PCCA) Board of Directors has hired Elizabeth Chilton as its new Executive Director.  “We have confidence that Elizabeth’s background and enthusiasm will be a good fit for PCCA as we move into the future,” according to PCCA Board President Chris Tanana.  Chilton brings more than 20 years of experience working in the region's cultural sector. She has a decade ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
(Waterford, MI) The Brayden Group of Waterford and Automotive Authority of Troy teamed up to help a homeless veteran get his vehicle back on the road. In May, Michael St. John Jr. the President and CEO of The Brayden Group was touring the facility of Vets Returning Home to see where he could help his fellow Veterans and the Organization. When leaving the facility, Michael noticed a vehicle in the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, July 09, 2018
Oakland University’s Project Upward Bound (PUB), a multi-faceted college preparatory enrichment program, recently provided 25 high school students with an opportunity to learn more about the court system, including the roles of the judge, prosecutor, defense attorney and witnesses.  “I thought it was fun, and I learned a lot,” said Tamara Barnes, a student at the Pontiac Academy for Excellence ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Friday, July 06, 2018
Affordable Colleges Online has just recognized Oakland University as one of its Most LGBTQ-Friendly Colleges of 2018 in a newly released ranking. On the list of this year’s schools, OU is ranked No. 14 in the country.   Kyle Darland, community outreach director for Affordable Colleges Online said in an email, “We wanted to highlight schools that are leading the way to making a more inclusive ...read more
Categories: Education
Monday, July 02, 2018
Professors Todd Shackelford, left, and Virgil Zeigler-Hill What is personality? Where does personality come from? How does personality influence health, politics, economics, relationships and other aspects of life?  The SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Differences, which is co-edited by Oakland University Psychology Professors Virgil Zeigler-Hill and Todd K. Shackelford, provides a ...read more
Categories: Community, Papers/Research, Education, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, June 29, 2018
Troy, MI— June 22, 2018 — Tobias, Vandeputte & Skulsky, P.C. (Tobias) is pleased to announce that it is merging its practice with Gordon Advisors, P.C. effective July 1, 2018. The combined firm will operate under the name of Gordon Advisors, P.C. and will continue to provide public accounting, tax and business advisory services to privately held companies, individuals, and nonprofits. Both firms ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Economic
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Join Take Root, the professional modern dance company co-founded and directed by Oakland University dance faculty Thayer Jonutz and Ali Woerner, for An Evening of Movement & Music, the one night only performance beginning at 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 21 in “The Cube,” the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s revamped performance space located inside Detroit’s Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Press Release
Thursday, June 28, 2018
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Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
The flagship journal of the American Physical Therapy Association, Physical Therapy, has published an article on balance assessment by Daniel J. Goble, Ph.D., associate professor of Exercise Science in the School of Health Sciences at Oakland University.   The study provides normative data on a balance measure known as “postural sway” collected from a record 16,357 people ranging in age from ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Papers/Research
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
This summer, Oakland University will host a series of free summer carillon concerts featuring carillonneurs from around the world.  The series kicks off on July 6 with a concert by OU's resident carillonneur, Dennis Curry, and will continue for six Fridays.  “The 6 Fridays @ 6 Summer Carillon Series is a great way to start the weekend,” Curry said.  The concerts will take place at 6 p.m. on ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 25, 2018
Students, alumni and faculty from Oakland University’s Dance Department recently travelled to Berlin, Germany where they were able to learn about German contemporary dance techniques, take classes at the well-known Tanzfabrik dance center and work with German dance artists, including Berlin-based choreographer Henrik Kaalund.  “Berlin is not only the capital of Germany, and the focal point of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 25, 2018
Rochester Hills, MI –Thousands of people will head to Borden Park this Wednesday, June 27th for family fun, food, and fireworks at the Annual Festival of the Hills Fireworks Show.  The festival will feature activities for the whole family starting at 6:00 p.m. Children can enjoy the free petting zoo, RARA games, and even a nerf activity hosted by the Rochester Hills Public Library. Mojo in the ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Friday, June 22, 2018
For Immediate ReleaseGordon Advisors, P.C. and Tobias, Vandeputte & Skulsky, P.C. Announces Merger   Merged firms will continue operations at one location in Troy   Troy, MI— June 22, 2018— Tobias, Vandeputte & Skulsky, P.C. (Tobias) is pleased to announce that it is merging its practice with Gordon Advisors, P.C. effective July 1, 2018. The combined firm will operate under the name of ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Friday, June 22, 2018
Rochester Hills, MI -  The City of Rochester Hills was recently selected to receive a total of $1.35 million in additional state funding to support road improvements to both Livernois and South Boulevard.  Senator Marty Knollenberg, who represents the 13th district, advocated for and was successful in getting an additional $1.95 million allocated specifically for local road repair projects in ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, June 22, 2018
Senator Marty Knollenberg Allocates Funding for Livernois and South Blvd  Rochester Hills, MI -  The City of Rochester Hills was recently selected to receive a total of $1.35 million in additional state funding to support road improvements to both Livernois and South Boulevard.  Senator Marty Knollenberg, who represents the 13th district, advocated for and was successful in getting an ...read more
Categories: Political, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
As part of the 35th annual International Social Philosophy Conference taking place July 19-21 at Oakland University, OU will host a Community Health Mini-Conference on Friday, July 20 featuring Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, a pediatrician and public health advocate whose research revealed that children in Flint, Mich. were exposed to harmful levels of lead in their drinking water.  “Our conference ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Chief Financial Credit Union is thrilled to announce that Lindsey Daines, Vice President of Culture & Human Resources, has been appointed as the Vice President of Membership for the Rochester Community Schools’ PTA Council and the Vice President of Committees for the Baldwin Elementary PTA. As part of her passion to see students thrive in the communities that Chief serves, Daines, who is also a ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Prepare to be pampered beginning this summer at the new locations of The Lash Lounge opening in Rochester Hills and West Bloomfield. The salons will bring a unique experience to each community, blending a boutique atmosphere with comfortable care and treatment facilities. A soft opening will begin June 4 for the Rochester Hills location, with a Grand Opeing scheduled for June 29. Each location ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Papers/Research, Chamber, Fundraising Event, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, May 18, 2018
Registration is now open for New Horizons premier "Dan Knott Legacy Golf Tournament"  being held on Friday, Spetember 14, 2018 at two courses: Pine Trace Golf Club in Rochester Hills and Shepherd's Hollow Golf Club in Clarkston.  The proceeds from this event will be used towards job training and placement services for individuals with disabilities.Register online at www.newhorizonsrehab.org and ...read more
Categories: Fundraising Event
Monday, April 09, 2018
 As part of its mission to inspire creative philanthropy, Chief Financial Credit Union recently announced the first-ever ‘Live Beyond the Label’ Scholarship, awarded to students within Rochester Community Schools who have benefited from special education programs and are seeking to attend college. Lindsey Daines, Chief Financial Vice President of Culture, and a mother whose son is in the ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest, Press Release