Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull ‘don’t stop the party’ at the Palace

Stephanie Sokol for The Pit Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull brought endless energy and fun to The Palace of Auburn Hills Sunday Sept. 22, as they made a stop in Oakland County during their North American tour. Following a brief opening act by J Balvin, Iglesias took the stage, dressed casually in a plain white tee,Continue reading “Enrique Iglesias and Pitbull ‘don’t stop the party’ at the Palace”

Oprah’s ‘Life You Want Tour’ brings inspiration to Detroit

Stephanie Sokol for The Pit Oprah Winfrey wants her fans to remember that when things aren’t going the way you want, it might be a message from life pushing you in another direction. That was one of the topics she shared this motivational weekend, Sept. 12-13, when the “Life You Want Tour” made its stop atContinue reading “Oprah’s ‘Life You Want Tour’ brings inspiration to Detroit”

OU mechanical engineering alum takes skills overseas

Stephanie Sokol for OUSECS   Charon Morgan never thought about moving away from Michigan — the place where she grew  up, started her family and started her career. Now, the 1996 Oakland University mechanical engineering graduate lives and works in Shanghai, China, where she took an executive job with General Motors over a year agoContinue reading “OU mechanical engineering alum takes skills overseas”

SECS outreach programs boost engineering interest among youth

Stephanie Sokol for OUSECS Oakland University’s School of Engineering and Computer Science (SECS) provides a great place for students to learn more about the field of engineering— and not just those admitted into the program. From camps, to field trips and special “engineering days,” OUSECS has a variety of outreach programs to get children andContinue reading “SECS outreach programs boost engineering interest among youth”