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    • Brushes and Rushes 

      Byrne, Bill (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      My wife reminds me, whenever I mention my brushes with the famous, that I am “star struck.” It’s her way of keeping me from making too much of myself or parlaying my brief encounters, my space and timeshare with some ...
    • Deconstructing Collaboration 

      Smydra, Rachel; Miree, Cynthia (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      Corporations acknowledge that products and solutions generated collaboratively are often successful because team players must consider diverse opinions and options from an array of contributors. The reaping of these same ...
    • Editor's Notes 

      Nixon, Jude V, (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      Oakland Journal Issue 16 editorial notes
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • In between Where It Started and I Began 

      Butwin, Carla (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
    • Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Presidential Politics in 2008 and 2009 

      Dulio, David A.; Trumbore, Peter F. (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      In this article, as the title suggests, we will take a brief look back at the 2008 election and consider why it turned out the way it did, and look ahead to 2009 and beyond to consider the prospects for the new Obama ...
    • Memoir Construction 

      Shepherd, Gordon (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      Advice on writing memoirs, and reflections on the author's own memoir, created as a response to a survey.
    • Poems: to you, The Dead Bird 

      Rice, Gerald (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
    • RachThree Rocks Meadowbrook: A Retrospective Review 

      Brockman, Chris (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      If aesthetic experiences ever come up in a conversation (and they do occasionally), I am ready to recount my greatest one of all. It happened at the Meadowbrook Music Festival, August 30, 1969, and it was hearing and seeing ...
    • A Teacher’s Reflections on Artistic Intelligence 

      Wermuth, Mary L. (Oakland University, 2009-01-01)
      An essay on the relationship between various forms of artistic expression.