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    • The ABC’s of Law School 

      Sanchez-Murphy, Lauren (Oakland University, 2011-01-01)
      Although the juris doctor degree opens many doors and allows for the exploration of many different areas outside the basic study of the law, as a recent law school graduate, I would caution the uninitiated that law school ...
    • Abdul and Ivan Join the 21st Century 

      Wood, Susan (Oakland University, 2007-01-01)
      Susan Wood updates an old British military folk song with lyrics referring to modern United States politics.
    • About Water: an Interview with Jerry Dennis, Author of The Living Great Lakes 

      Freeman, John; Greene, Janae; Haar, Catherine; Horning, Alice; Kraemer, Beth; Shepherd, Gary; Walwema, Josephine (Oakland University, 2013-01-01)
      Jerry Dennis, a Traverse City resident and author of many books about nature and outdoor recreation, visited Oakland University on October 26 and 27, 2011 to speak about the Great lakes and his books, The Living Great ...
    • “The Abstract and Brief Chronicles of the Time” A Study of Four Film Adaptations of Hamlet 

      Mitzelfeld, Pamela T. (Oakland University, 2001-10-01)
      Continuation of a symposium on the play Hamlet by William Shakespeare, by Oakland University faculty.
    • The Academic Bill of Rights: Leadership in an Era of Legislative Oversight 

      Packard, Sandra (Oakland University, 2005-10-01)
      A non-binding resolution, the Academic Bill of Rights encourages all public institutions of higher education and those private institutions that present themselves as canons of academic freedom to establish an institutional ...
    • An Academic Journey 

      Moudgil, Virinder K. (Oakland University, 2007-10-01)
    • Academic Service Learning: Moving Your Students Outside of the Classroom-Literally 

      Smydra, Rachel (Oakland University, 2010-10-01)
      Many instructors are using social media to move students “out of the classroom” into virtual worlds; however, constructing a method to move students—literally—outside of the classroom exists as a viable option as well. As ...
    • An Acorn No More 

      Byrne, Bill (Oakland University, 2011-01-01)
      Why, after reading and grading countless college and high school composition papers lo these many semesters, would I become a “reader” for the College Board Advance Placement (AP) English Language and Composition exam?
    • Adams and Jefferson: Personal Politics of the Early Republic 

      Connor, John (Oakland University, 2011-10-01)
      The deterioration of the friendship between John Adams and Thomas Jefferson remains a controversial subject among historians.
    • Adams and Jefferson: Personal Politics of the Early Republic 

      Conner, Robert (Oakland University, 2012-01-01)
      What led these two men who once worked so closely together to turn from close friends to bitter enemies in only ten years?
    • Administrators and Academic Values 

      Garfinkle, David (Oakland University, 2006-10-01)
      What... is a professor at Oakland University to do in the face of an administration with weak academic values? The best advice seems to be that of Voltaire: “one must cultivate one’s own garden.” We must do our teaching ...
    • The American Family Saga in Jeffrey Eugenides’ Middlesex and Jonathan’s Franzen’s Freedom 

      Van Vliet, Jennifer (Oakland University, 2011-10-01)
      This essay focuses on two American family sagas from the early twenty-first century, Middlesex by Jeffery Eugenides and Freedom by Jonathan Franzen, both chosen for the diversity of gender constructions and sexual identities ...
    • An Analysis of the Financial Crisis of 2008: Causes and Solutions 

      Murphy, Austin (Oakland University, 2009-10-01)
      The financial crisis in 2008 is of such epic proportions that even astronomical amounts spent to address the problem have so far been insufficient to resolve it.
    • Anatomy of a Failure: The Detroit Public School System 

      Brieger, Gottfried (Oakland University, 2011-01-01)
      For a few short years in the 1920s, a remarkable coalition of the city financial elite, politicians of all stripes, and the unions, united behind school improvement, and the system flourished, at least financially. Then ...
    • And This the Latest! 

      Murphy, Brian (Oakland University, 2001-10-01)
      Continuation of a symposium on the play Hamlet by William Shakespeare, by Oakland University faculty.
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