Oakland University Instructor Receives Professor of the Year Award

Oakland University (OU) Professor Barbara Oakley has been recognized as one of the state's three recipients of the Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year award, which recognizes the outstanding contributions and dedication exhibited by the faculty from Michigan’s 15 public universities to the education of undergraduate students. The Academic Affairs Officers of the Michigan Association of State Universities will recognize the nominees and recipients of this annual award on April 20 during … [Read more...]

Learning How to Learn at Oakland University

Oakland University (OU) Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department to Offer “Learning How to Learn” Course This Fall  “Learning How to Learn,” the massively popular course focused on giving students “powerful mental tools to master tough subjects” will be coming to an Oakland University classroom this fall. The course, which was developed by OU Professor Barbara Oakley, has been offered exclusively online since it was launched three years ago and has become the most popular Massive … [Read more...]