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...

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...

SG Ends Term, Welcomes New Administration

Jyothsna Ganesh

April 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Uncategorized

Student Government held their last General Assembly meeting for the 2015-16 academic year on April 13. Brandon Willingham and Shareen Baig resigned as senators of SG. Willingham spoke at the meeting and explained his decision...

A Study Guide to Exams

Meghan Christian

April 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Uncategorized

With exam week looming just a week away, it is easy for all of us students to go into a panic mode. Maybe you haven’t studied all semester and plan on camping out in the library when it is open for three days straight or maybe...

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...

Senior Goodbye: Natalie Broda

Natalie Broda

April 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Opinion, Uncategorized

One room. One small, cluttered, colorful, bright room. How can such a small space contain so many memories? I see myself at eighteen years old, walking into this office for the first time, completely unaware of the glorious...

Graduates to be Honored at Lavender Graduation

Jyothsna Ganesh

April 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Uncategorized

The Ellen Bommarito LGBTQ Center is hosting the Lavender Graduation ceremony on April 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Happenings Room. The ceremony is open to all interested students graduating in any of the Winter, Spring, Summer,...

Senior Goodbye: Helen Lund

Helen Lund

April 14, 2016

Filed under Campus Life, Opinion, Uncategorized

How do you measure your time at a student organization? For me, it’s forty-two issues as Layout Editor, eight issues as Assistant Layout Editor, hours and hours of writing, interviewing, and taking photos. But to be honest,...

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