The Michigan Times

Why students should consider voting

Makenzie Schroeder

November 7, 2016

With the presidential election right around the corner, it is important for students to realize just how crucial voting is. As a vital feature of the United States’ representative democracy, voting is a way for citizens to...

Senior Goodbye: Natalie Broda

Natalie Broda

April 15, 2016

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...

Senior Goodbye: Helen Lund

Helen Lund

April 15, 2016

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,...

Flint Water Crisis: Letter from the Editor

Natalie Broda

February 15, 2016

For the first time since freshman year, I no longer feel like I’m a part of the Flint community. Though looking back on it all, I’m not sure I ever really was. It was not my city that underwent a mass population and job f...

Four things People with Eczema can Relate to

Alexis Harvey

October 26, 2015

    October is National Eczema Awareness month. This cure-less skin condition affects 35 million Americans. It is so prominent that the hashtag “eczema problems” has swept through social media. For those who...

Fresh Prince of UM-Flint

Alexis Harvey

October 15, 2015

While we know them, love them and have been in their shoes, it is important to realize that freshmen students are still trying to get the hang of the college scene, but it doesn’t mean they’re all the same. Here are just...

Check Out Some of the Top Downtown Hotspots in Flint

Amir Baz

October 10, 2015

Downtown Flint’s bar scene is perfect for anyone who wants to have a night out on the town instead of staying in the dorms and binge-watching shows on Netflix. Downtown Flint is amazing; there’s really no other way to say...

Staples for Fall Fashion

Alexis Harvey

October 10, 2015

Trends come and go but these items are essential for any autumn wardrobe. Boots As the weather gets colder your shoes should be getting longer. Boots are a vital part of any wardrobe, male or female. Yes, it's time to put...

Album Review: Dr. Dre’s “Compton” Hits Hard

Amir Baz

October 10, 2015

Compton went right to the top but then started to drop. Dr. Dre released the long anticipated album "Compton”  back in August. “Compton” was supposed to be a replacement for “Detox,” which he has been supposedly...

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“Miley, What’s Good?”

September 3, 2015