Jeff Johnson to Keynote Oakland University’s Keeper of the Dream Event

Master Storyteller and Journalist Jeff Johnson to Keynote Oakland University's Keeper of the Dream Event For its annual Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration, Oakland University (OU) will welcome award-winning journalist and communications strategist Jeff Johnson to campus on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 21. Johnson has conducted interviews with both former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for BET News and provides regular content on the … [Read more...]

Oakland University’s Keeper of the Dream

OU’s Keeper of the Dream Honorees Announced For its 25th annual Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration, Oakland University will recognize eight student leaders who promote diversity, cultural understanding and community activism. Daryl Blackburn Ashley Chillis Alex Currington Anders Engnell Shayla McCullough Gabriela Saenz Jacob Semma Aditya Tiwari “The Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration is one of the ways that Oakland … [Read more...]

Oakland University Welcomes Actress Holly Robinson from 21 Jump Street

Actress Holly Robinson Peete to Keynote 2017 Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration For its 25th annual Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration, Oakland University will welcome actress, author and talk show host Holly Robinson Peete to campus on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 16, 2017.  “The Keeper of the Dream Awards Celebration is an event that we always look forward to here at Oakland University,” said Omar Brown-El, director of the Center for Multicultural Initiatives. “We … [Read more...]