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Monday, December 02, 2019
Support for our inaugural Student Led Pop Up on Thursday December 12th, from 3:00 – 5:00 pm, at the Rochester Fire House. Browse our 13 student enterprises - all selling their unique wares and products. Help us generate a lot of foot traffic to come to support these new budding entrepreneurs! With this sale, students will repay their $200 start up loan, pay themselves, and make a considerable ...read more
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Friday, November 29, 2019
Sprout Bake is pleased to announce that our products are now available at The Cheese lady in Rochester. Our products are a unique line of nutrient-dense, frozen take & bake batters featuring sprouted almond butter, gluten-free sprouted oat flour, sweet potato, butternut squash or pumpkin and applesauce. The batter is sold frozen so you can bake fresh muffins, quick-breads, coffee cake, cupcakes, ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Oakland University’s School of Music, Theatre and Dance will present Facing Our Truth: 10-Minute Plays on Trayvon, Race, and Privilege from Dec 5-7 in the Varner Lab Theatre in Varner Hall.   “In light of the George Zimmerman verdict, The New Black Fest commissioned six very diverse playwrights to write 10-minute play on the topic of Trayvon Martin, race and/or privilege with the goal of ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
ExporTech, the national export assistance program that helps companies accelerate their growth in global markets, returns to Detroit area. ExporTech is a structured export strategy and business development process for companies to develop written strategic plans for export growth and connect with a wide range of experts to catalyze export sales.  2020 DATES: January 24, February 28, April 17 ...read more
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Wednesday, November 27, 2019
ExporTech, the national export assistance program that helps companies accelerate their growth in global markets, is returning to the Mid- Michigan Region in February. ExporTech is a structured export strategy and business development process to develop written strategic plans for export growth and connect with a wide range of experts to catalyze export sales.  ExporTech ProgramHighlights: Only ...read more
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Tuesday, November 26, 2019
NEDCC Preservation Specialist Sean Ferguson places a data logger in OU Archives. The first floor of Kresge Library is home to Oakland University Archives and Special Collections, a vast trove of books, newspapers, photos, microfilms, audio/visual materials and artifacts. Many are centuries old and held exclusively by OU Libraries.    Aside from their value as sources for research and ...read more
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Thursday, November 21, 2019
(ROCHESTER HILLS- Nov. 20, 2019)At a recent board meeting, the Friends of the Rochester Hills Public Library (FRHPL) presented the library with a check for $185,000. The Friends group, formed in 1961, is a local non-profit organization whose mission is to raise money to support the library. Monies raised help to fund the library's programs, newsletter, and maintenance of its freshwater aquarium, ...read more
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Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Oakland University will welcome three-time WNBA MVP, four-time Olympic Gold Medalist and Hall of Famer Lisa Leslie as the keynote speaker for its annual Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Jan. 20, 2020.  “I am very excited and looking forward to having Lisa Leslie on our campus” said Omar Brown-El, senior director of the Center for Multicultural Initiatives ...read more
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Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Rochester Community Concert Band 2019-2020 Performance ScheduleThe Rochester Community Concert Band announces our 2019-2020 performance schedule as follows:Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 at Rochester High School Performing Arts Center, beginning at 7:30 PMTuesday, December 10th, 2019 at Rochester High School Performing Arts Center; beginning at 7:30 PMTuesday. March 3rd, 2020 at Stony Creek High ...read more
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Wednesday, November 20, 2019
NEWS RELEASE Disaster Field Operations Center East Release Date: Nov. 19 2019 Contact: Michael Lampton (404) 331-0333 Michael.Lampton@sba.gov Release Number: 20-087, MI 16190SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available in 74 Michigan Counties Following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration ATLANTA - The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that Economic Injury Disaster ...read more
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Monday, November 18, 2019
Lori Crose and UPCEA President Nelson Baker Lori Crose, director of Professional and Continuing Education at OU, was recently honored at the University Professional and Continuing Education Association (UPCEA) Super Regional Conference with the Outstanding Leadership Award for the association's Central Region.   Crose was recognized for helping create customized professional and continuing ...read more
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Monday, November 11, 2019
Oakland University’s Macomb-OU Inc. has launched a program aimed at helping Macomb County teachers learn best practices in cybersecurity education, an area that has become more important as technology-related data and security threats increase.  The course, Cybersecurity Essentials for Educators, is offered at the Velocity Hub of the Michigan Cyber Range, a Sterling Heights-based facility ...read more
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Tuesday, October 29, 2019
The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce recently named Ashley Chambers as the 2019 Young Professional of the Year at this year’s Sunrise Pinnacle Awards.   Held each year to honor the accomplishments and contributions of our region’s most visionary leaders, entrepreneurs, nonprofit organizations, and businesses, the Sunrise Pinnacle Awards brings together more than 500 community and business ...read more
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Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Rochester-based Royal Park Hotel received their fourth global award from WorldHotels for “Best Experience Creator” on Friday, June 14. The prestigious award was accepted on behalf of Royal Park Hotel by the hotel’s General Manager, Susan Keels, during the WorldHotels Annual Conference at the Flemings Selection Hotel in Frankfurt, Germany.Royal Park Hotel continues to be recognized as a hotel ...read more
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Purchasing a home is one of the most important decisions one makes in a lifetime. A home becomes a central hub for relationships and a source of connection. Stewart Team Real Estate Partners works with home-buyers every day to help them make this vital decision. When the time came to find their new headquarter office, Stewart Team looked no further than the place they started, and the place they ...read more
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