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    • Haiku for The Modern Academic 

      Folland, Sherman T. (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      Poetry
    • Hair of the Dog 

      Oakley, Barbara A. (Oakland University, 2002-04-01)
      In the 1970s through the 1980s, a group of American fishermen and businessmen teamed up with the Soviets to form one of the only joint Soviet-American companies in the world Marine Resources Company. In this Joint Venture, ...
    • He Dressed the Part 

      Horning, Alice (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      He dressed the part of the consummate English professor, but more than that, he lived the part and taught me most of what I know that really matters about what makes great teaching, what is important for students and how ...
    • Headnote to Strike Blog 

      Cole, Natalie B. (Oakland University, 2010-01-01)
      Professor Brian A. Connery’s Strike Blog brings to the fore issues about the role of the blogosphere in academia. Which, if any, blogs are appropriate for a university publication that seeks to benefit Oakland University ...
    • Headnote to The “N” Word Essays 

      Pfeiffer, Kathleen (Oakland University, 2010-01-01)
      This past semester, my “African-American Literature” class included an unusually thoughtful and articulate group of students, and led to class discussions that were particularly sensitive and insightful, especially around ...
    • Hello Sociology 

      Shepherd, Gary (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      The story of all success is typically sprinkled with good fortune—being in the right place at the right time or knowing the right people who can help. But prior to being in that right place and time, there has been a ...
    • Here Comes the Sun 

      Shepherd, Gordon (Oakland University, 2009-10-01)
      Recollections of memorials of the Kent State University shootings and the Students for a Democratic Society.
    • Historical and Cultural Preservation of Resources In Oakland County 

      Stamps, Richard B. (Oakland University, 2000-04-01)
      The Oakland County Historical and Cultural Resources Inventory Map displays the key archaeological, architectural and historical sites that can be found in Oakland County, Michigan.
    • The Historical Jewish Ghettos of Venice 

      Cardillo, Duncan (Oakland University, 2002-10-01)
      The purpose of this paper is to examine the Jewish Ghetto within the Venetian urban context, to detail its sociological and economic aspects, and, in so doing, establish the historical and cultural significance of its built ...
    • Holocaust Aesthetics: Four Films 

      Piskulich, Pat (Oakland University, 2011-10-01)
      ...the means and ends associated with preserving memory, particularly in the case of the Holocaust, are quite controversial.
    • Honors College Living/Learning Communities: The Developmental Differences of On-campus and Off-campus Honors College Freshmen 

      McIntyre, Lauren (Oakland University, 2008-01-01)
      Past research has demonstrated differences between resident and commuter university first year students in their cognitive development and personality. Twenty-nine Honors College commuter and resident first year students ...
    • Hope 

      Light, Pamela (Oakland University, 2003-10-01)
      Poetry
    • A Hot Summer in the Galilee 

      Matthews, Don (Oakland University, 2007-01-01)
      ...the Israeli-Hezbollah confrontation of the past summer illustrates some of the profound shifts in power and developments in political identity that have taken place in the Middle East over the course of a century.
    • How Does a Gangster Regime End? The Uprising in Syria 

      Matthews, Don (Oakland University, 2012-10-01)
      An essay comparing the power structure in Syria to the depiction of gangsters in popular Mafia-themed films.
    • How to Get the Oakland Journal 

      (Oakland University, 2005-01-01)
    • How to Tawk Noo Yawk 

      Byrne, Bill (Oakland University, 2009-10-01)
      Humorous reflections on regional accents in the United States.
    • How to Teach Keeps Changing 

      Cronn, Dagmar (Oakland University, 2008-10-01)
      Since teaching must start from where a student starts, we must change the way we teach to make it possible for the majority (I strive for all) of our students to learn what we intend to teach.
    • I Am Not My Hair 

      Turner, Feliece (Oakland University, 2015-01-01)
      People in society often base their identity on the way they look, modeling themselves after images seen in the media. Constructed through cultural ideals, image as identity has be­ come the basis for determining societal ...
    • the Image of Satan in the 1688 edition of John Milton’s Paradise Lost 

      Knirk, Allyson (Oakland University, 2013-01-01)
      The fourth edition of John Milton’s Paradise Lost, published in 1688 by Jacob Tonson, was the first to be illustrated. Tonson’s edition contained twelve illustrations, one for each book of the epic poem. eight of these ...
    • The Impact of Genomics on the Future of Health Care 

      Williams, Lynne (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      There is no question that the practice of medicine in the post-Human Genome Project (or “Genomic Health Care”) will be significantly different from the current practice of medicine....The real challenge facing the health ...