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    • The Matilda Wilson College Proposal of December 1956: The First Curricular Source for Oakland University 

      Tomboulian, Paul; Tomboulian, Alice (Oakland University, 2003-10-01)
      In November 1956, Matilda Dodge Wilson and Alfred Wilson decided to donate their Meadow Brook Farms estate and $2 million to the state of Michigan for the purpose of founding an educational institution. One month later, ...
    • MSUO to OU: Reversion to the Norm 

      Burdick, Harvey; Burke, Richard; Tomboulian, Paul (Oakland University, 2007-10-01)
      In the following record of an informal conversation held in May 2007, three early faculty members recall the beginnings of OU—called MSUO then—and the seemingly inevitable changes that occurred over time.
    • The Oakland University Chronicles 

      Tomboulian, Paul; Tomboulian, Alice (Oakland University, 2000-04-01)
      The Oakland University Chronicles are a set of oral histories about the beginnings of Oakland University. The Chronicles focus mainly on the years 1957–1963, before the graduation of the first class.