The Michigan Times

First-year experience class hosts donation drive

Makenzie Schroeder

April 16, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

The University’s first-year experience class So You Think You Can Change the World is hosting a donation drive on campus for the Center of Hope. On the Catholic Charities of Shiawassee and Genesee County site, it states that: “The...

UM-Flint Unveils Engineering Design Studio and Learning Space

Makenzie Schroeder

April 16, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

On Thursday, April 13 at 4 p.m., UM-Flint unveiled the University’s new Engineering Design Studio & Learning Space. This space, located at the Harrison Street Structure, will be available for a variety of students for engineering...

Salman, Hall Voted as New President, Vice President for Student Government

Makenzie Schroeder

April 16, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

The new Student Government president for 2016 - 2017 is Abdulrahman Salman and the new vice president is Marquetta Hall. Salman is a Genesee Early College graduate who is majoring in molecular biology/biotechnology. He previously...

Anthropology club is revamping, recruiting

Makenzie Schroeder

February 28, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

The anthropology club is currently welcoming students to join this semester. The club has been present on campus for several years, but unfortunately membership has dwindled over time. However, Kaely Tuttle, club president and...

#Resist: a political debate with positive intentions, but a negative result

Makenzie Schroeder

February 20, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

On Thursday, Feb. 16, #Resist: a debate about tactics, methods, and means in precarious political times was held in Michigan Room B at 5:30 p.m. The event was presented by UM-Flint’s political science department, Pi Sigma Alpha,...

QUA looking for new hires, submissions for their upcoming issue

Makenzie Schroeder

February 20, 2017

Filed under Campus Life

Qua magazine is currently accepting applications, including for the positions of Art Editor and Editor In Chief. While each position is paid, working for QUA magazine encourages and helps students to grow artistically and individually. Specifically,...

Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Makenzie Schroeder

February 14, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

Have big plans for Valentine’s Day, but a minuscule amount of money in your bank account? So does every other college student on campus. Fancy restaurants and weekend getaways are very appealing, but let’s face it, the new...

Upcoming Event: The Vagina Monologues

Makenzie Schroeder

January 24, 2017

Filed under Campus Life, Events

On Thursday, Feb. 2, The Vagina Monologues will be performed in the KIVA at 6 p.m. Although admission is free, donations will be accepted. All proceeds will go toward V-Day and the YWCA of Genesee county. This play explores...

Revisiting New Year’s Resolutions

Makenzie Schroeder

January 23, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Almost an entire month has passed since the beginning of the New Year. After a night full of drinks, laughs, and a lot of junk food, most people woke up the next morning feeling motivated – and maybe a bit hungover. The new...

Trolley explores the downtown area

Makenzie Schroeder

January 16, 2017

Filed under Local News

On Thursday, Jan. 12, the Downtown Flint trolley officially launched, offering free rides and fun to the community it explores. On this trolley ride, which is handicap-accessible and environmentally friendly, passengers are treated...