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UM-Flint Wind Symphony to perform at Genesys Pace Center

Don Lierman

April 18, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Events, Local News

The UM-Flint Wind Symphony will perform an outdoor concert at the Genesys PACE Center on April 26 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. The concert will be free and open to the public, weather permitting.  The Genesys PACE Center is located ...

Competitive Cross Country Club Seeks Participants

Don Lierman

April 9, 2017

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

Plans are in the work for a new UM-Flint cross country  club next year. “Right now the running group for the men and women at UM-Flint is just a voluntary student organization due to how school funding works,” said Danielle...

Theatre department’s “Next to Normal” cast gives stellar performance

Don Lierman

November 3, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Entertainment, Events

The agonies of mental illness set to a rock beat may sound a bit macabre, but "Next to Normal" is a musical that is anything but condescending or patronizing. The UM-Flint department of Theatre & Dance is staging an adaptation...

Music department opening concert this Thursday

Don Lierman

October 10, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

The first UM-Flint music program will be held this week.  The MusiCollage will be held on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the UM-Flint Theatre. “This evening features our students from our entire department, including our large en...

CrimFit Training Program Starting Up on Campus

Don Lierman

April 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events, Local News, Uncategorized

UM-Flint is offering a 2016 CrimFit Campus Training Program for students, faculty and staff. The goal of the program is to help runners prepare for their race of choice at the HelathPlus Crim Festival of Races in August. “The...

New Club Looks to Reinvent Shakespeare on Campus

Don Lierman

March 31, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

If you enjoy the work of Shakespeare and relating it to our contemporary time, then you just may be interested in The Reinventing Shakespeare Club, a new student organization at UM-Flint. “Our goal is to read, analyze and...

Ghosts in the Attic

Don Lierman

March 31, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

Ghost hunting is all the rage these days. The paranormal has become popular with all the television shows promising the secret to afterlife. Why does one look for ghosts? The belief in apparitions from another plane dates back...

Flint City Derby Girls are Ready to Roll

Don Lierman

March 31, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

The Flint City Derby Girls, which was originally a club team at UM-Flint, is gearing up for a new season and it's members, many of whom are UM-Flint alumni, are ready to lace up their skates and continue working toward membership...

Angela Y. Davis to lecture “The Meaning of Freedom”

Don Lierman

March 17, 2016

Filed under Uncategorized

Angela Y. Davis, UM-Flint 2015-16 Myron and Margaret Winegarden Visiting Professor, will present a student lecture, “The Meaning of Freedom,” on Thursday, March 24 from 3-4:30 p.m. at the Riverfront Banquet Center, adjacent...

WEC Presents Play On Women’s Issues To Honor Women’s History Month

Don Lierman

March 8, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events

The  Women’s Educational Center is presenting the trademarked "That Takes Ovaries" by Rivka Solomon and Bobbi Ausubel on Thursday, March 10 in the Kiva at 6 p.m. Admission will be free. Afterward an open mic session will...

Rec Center To Put On Broomball Tournament This Week

Don Lierman

March 8, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events

The UM-Flint Recreational Center will present Broomball Tournament 2 at the University Pavilion Rink on Thursday, March 10 from 6-9 p.m. This 6-on-6 coed broomball tourney is open to UM-Flint students, faculty, and staff. It...