The Michigan Times

Dive into Diversity Week

Makenzie Schroeder

November 10, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events

Diversity week, hosted by Student Government, kicked-off at UM-Flint on Monday, Nov. 7, and will be holding different events through Wednesday, Nov. 16. This year, a variety of events and activities will be organized in efforts...

Phi Sigma Sigma will host blood drive Nov. 23

Makenzie Schroeder

November 7, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events

Phi Sigma Sigma sorority will be hosting a blood drive through the American Red Cross on Monday, Nov. 23 from 11 a.m. until 4:45 p.m. The drive will take place on the first floor of the University Center in the Michigan Rooms. Walk-ins...

Cher visits Flint to campaign for Clinton

Colin Roedel

November 3, 2016

Filed under Events, Local News

The Flint Democratic Headquarters was buzzing with anticipation and excitement as voters waited patiently to hear mega star Cher campaign for Hillary Clinton on Monday, Oct. 31. Deemed the “Goddess of Pop,” Cher channels...

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...

LGBTQ Center Hosts Coming Out Monologues

Sarah Satkowiak

October 6, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events

The LGBTQ center is offering a safe space for students, faculty, staff, and community members to share their coming out stories during the Coming Out Monologues on Tues. Oct. 11. “Our stories can be powerful to each other,”...

This Week in Flint and on Campus: Week of April 18 to 23

Meghan Christian

April 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events, Uncategorized

Monday, April 18 CAB Exam Packs 11 a.m. Clint’s Café Get an exam pack full of supplies and snacks for your studying needs! Limited supply available. Bring Your Own Books 8 a.m. – Midnight Frances Willson...

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...

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...

Intercultural Center to Host Talk on Multiracial and Bicultural Experiences

Don Lierman

March 8, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events

The University of Michigan – Flint Intercultural Center will offer a candid campus conversation regarding multiracial and bicultural experiences on Wednesday, March 9 from 10-11:15 a. m. at 115 UCEN. Rushika Patel, director...

Intercultural Center and BSU to Host What Is Blackness to You Event

Sarah Satkowiak

February 18, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Events

To help engage the campus in conversation during African American History Month, the Intercultural Center and Black Student Union are presenting What is Blackness to You on Monday, Feb. 22 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in room 115...

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