The #umflint story, told by the people who live it.
In the University of Michigan Flint's College of Arts and Sciences, faculty, staff, and students combine their passions with academic excellence as they participate in coursework, research, and creative pursuits. We are proud to spotlight some of these individuals in our new series: Pursuing Passion. [caption id="attachment_2309&quo...Source: UM-Flint College of Arts & Sciences
Why does voting in an election matter? What does it mean to have the right to vote? How does the United States Constitution affect the rights of voters? The UM-Flint Political Science Department held a discussion to answer these questions and more as part of their annual recognition of Constitution Day. Faculty, staff, and students gathere...Source: UM-Flint College of Arts & Sciences
Each year, the UM-Flint Music Department presents a non-stop immersive musical experience known as MusiCollage to the campus and community. This year's show featured three soloists: Jhane Perdue, vocalist; Ben Cunningham, piano; and Elizabeth Schultz, flute. The soloists' performances blended into those presented by UM-Flint's ...Source: UM-Flint College of Arts & Sciences
[caption id="attachment_2291" align="aligncenter" width="430"] Dr. Rajib Ganguly of UM-Flint Physics[/caption] In late June, 2016, Dr. Rajib Ganguly, Associate Chair of UM-Flint Physics and Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Sciences, Engineering and Physics, received some exciting news: his propos...Source: UM-Flint College of Arts & Sciences
[caption id="attachment_2284" align="aligncenter" width="429"] Dr. Charles Apple of UM-Flint Communication[/caption] On October 6, 2016, members of UM-Flint Communication—both past and present—gathered to celebrate the newly independent department and all it has accomplished in its 30-year history. "In 19...Source: UM-Flint College of Arts & Sciences
Former President Bill Clinton will visited the University of Michigan-Flint campus in early October, bringing another opportunity for students, faculty, and staff to witness this year’s presidential election up close. Clinton’s visit came one week before Michigan’s Oct. 11 deadline to register to vote. Clinton spoke on behalf of his wife, Hil...Source: UM-Flint College of Arts & Sciences
[caption id="attachment_2277" align="aligncenter" width="430"] Emily Bank of the UM-Flint Career Center[/caption] Get to know Emily Bank, a career advisor in the new UM-Flint Career Center. She's here to help students and alumni with career preparation, internships, interview skills, employment opportunities...Source: UM-Flint College of Arts & Sciences
[caption id="attachment_1494" align="alignnone" width="600"] Jordan Barnett, UM-Flint STAR student[/caption] When University of Michigan-Flint student Jordan Barnett started an internship with other college students this summer at the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation in Flint, he began to connect the dots between...Source:
“I believe that these groups will give students a chance to meet others who are feeling the same way, and allow them to support one another throughout their time here at UM-Flint. It’s important that all students feel like valuable members of the UM-Flint community, and feel as though they are given the specific type of support that they need to reach their educational goals,” said Kristen Campbell of the UM-Flint Women's Educational Center.
“The C.S. Mott Foundation started the summer internship program to provide opportunities for learning, growth, and career development to college students with an interest in the nonprofit sector, philanthropy, and related fields,” said Neal Hegarty, Vice President of Programs at Mott. Thank you, C.S. Mott Foundation for providing this amazing opportunity!
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