The Michigan Times

Pre-Med Professor Teaches Self Defense on Campus

Sarah Satkowiak

March 31, 2016

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To teach students techniques to help keep themselves safe, Student Government and the Women’s Educational Center are putting on a Self-Defense Workshop taught by Dr. Jon Morey. This program will take place Wednesday, April...

How to Stay Organized in College

Meghan Christian

March 31, 2016

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Sitting at my freshman orientation, I remember faculty presenters telling me that now that I was in college I was going to have to learn how to stay organized because this is a different ballgame. This isn't high school where...

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

Don Lierman

March 17, 2016

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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...

Student Government Election Candidates Revealed

Jyothsna Ganesh

March 17, 2016

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For the second year in a row, two candidates stand unopposed to take over the next administration of Student Government. Menusha Arumugam, senior biology major and current director of student organization and partnership board and...

Looking Out for Vets at the SVRC

Sarah Satkowiak

March 17, 2016

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Last summer, UM-Flint achieved gold level certification as a Veteran Friendly School from the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency and the impact of those efforts is still felt within the center. The gold level certification was...

Flint Professors Complete Water Mapping Project

Jyothsna Ganesh

March 17, 2016

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The release of two profound test results was the starting point for Dr. Martin Kaufman. One was the testing of Flint water by Virginia Tech, and the other was the blood test results of children in Flint that Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha,...

Editorial: On Being Bisexual in a Bierasure Culture

Meghan Christian

February 20, 2016

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We live in a time where we are becoming more and more open-minded as a whole. I really think we are making huge strides toward equality every day. No matter how advanced we can get, there is always still room for improvement...

Student Alumni Basketball Game by Donald Lierman

Don Lierman

February 20, 2016

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Who's up for some hoops? The 1st Annual Student vs. Alumni Basketball Game is slated for March 31 6 p.m. at the U-M Flint Recreation Center. The event is sponsored by the First Street Block Club and the U-M Flint Office of ...

SG Looks to Keep Momentum Up: Adds New Senator, Safety Caucus

Jyothsna Ganesh

February 20, 2016

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Student Government is working on keeping their momentum up as we enter into the thick of Winter semester. President Eidelsafy began the meeting on Feb. 10 by reiterating the significance of the tri-campus summit, saying that...

Tuition and Course Structure Take Center Stage At Student Open Forum

Jyothsna Ganesh

February 20, 2016

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The University held the Students’ Open Forum on Feb. 16 at 4 p.m., and within minutes, the Michigan Rooms were packed to capacity with a turnout much bigger than anticipated or previously seen. Students from across disciplines...

LGBT Center Focuses on Intersectionality for PRIDE Week

Sarah Satkowiak

February 18, 2016

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In an effort to help recognize the diversity of students on UM-Flint’s campus, and to help understand how LGBTQA+ students feel, the Ellen Bommarito LGBT Center is presenting PRIDE week on campus from Monday, Feb. 22 to Friday,...

Whaley House Still Closed, Restoration On Hold Due to Insurance Negotiations

Sarah Satkowiak

February 18, 2016

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After a fire desolated portions of its third floor on Nov. 30, 2015, the Whaley Historic House Museum is on the road to restoration. “It’s hurt, it’s damaged and now someone has to come in here and fix it,” Samantha...

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