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Second Annual Flint Film Festival Seeking Applications

Colin Roedel

February 20, 2017

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Calling all filmmakers! The Flint Youth Film Festival is back for its second year, and is currently accepting film applications. The festival is open to middle, high school, and college students, and community members who are...

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

Makenzie Schroeder

February 20, 2017

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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,...

New acapella group takes on UM-Flint

Colin Roedel

February 14, 2017

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A new acapella group has sung onto the scene. Dubbed “The Octaves,” the student group consists of 15 singers, and is led by club President Majd Abuaita, a first year student studying biology. “I was inspired to join an acapella...

Valentine’s Day on a Budget

Makenzie Schroeder

February 14, 2017

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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...

Giving Blueday Will Start off the Season of Giving

Makenzie Schroeder

November 27, 2016

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Giving Blueday will be hosted on Tuesday, Nov. 29, lasting all day on the date commonly known as giving Tuesday. From the start of the day until the end of the day, everyone is encouraged to make donations to the University, which...

Important Upcoming Dates

Colin Roedel

November 15, 2016

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As fall semester quickly approaches finals, it is important to start looking ahead to the winter semester. Scheduling officially opens 8:00 am for all the following days. Registration dates is assorted by credit hour. Registration...

Shots fired near campus early Sunday morning, one deceased

Meghan Christian

October 24, 2016

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After 2 a.m. on Oct. 23, police responded to a report of shots being fired in the Downtown Development Authority flat lot on Saginaw Street. The suspect, who fled the area, shot two individuals. One died at the scene and the other...

Music department opening concert this Thursday

Don Lierman

October 10, 2016

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The first UM-Flint music program will be held this week.  The MusiCollage will be held on Thursday, Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the UM-Flint Theatre. “This evening features our students from our entire department, including our large en...

Letter from the Editor

Meghan Christian

October 6, 2016

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Dear Reader, As always, thank you for checking out another issue of The Michigan Times. Given the recent presidential debate, I wanted to take a moment of your time to talk about the election and what I feel is the greatest...

Career Center Partners with Alumni

Jyothsna Ganesh

October 6, 2016

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The Career Center at UM-Flint officially opened at the Northbank Center on Sept. 19. The center, which was earlier a part of the Student Success Center, has now merged with Alumni Relations which falls underneath the umbrella...

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