2019-20 CAS
EVENTS CALENDAR

Events on this calendar are subject to change without notice. 

For academic calendars, visit the Office of the Registrar website.

OCTOBER 2019

OCTOBER 29
History Wyatt Lecture: Celtic Origins of Halloween.
Join Professor John Ellis to discover how Halloween is steeped in the traditions of the Irish, Scottish, and Welsh people.
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: 251 French Hall

OCTOBER 30
Fine & Performing Arts Showcase.
Prospective & current students interested in Music, Dance, Theatre, or the Visual Arts are invited to view performances and projects and meet with current students and faculty
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: University Center Happenings Room
RSVP: https://www.umflint.edu/admissions/fine-and-performing-arts-event 

NOVEMBER 2019

NOVEMBER 1-3
Theatre Performance: The Liar. The first production of the season from the Department of Theatre & Dance is The Liar, adapted from Le Menteur by Pierre Corneille.
Visit https://tickets.thewhiting.com/8524 for showtimes and tickets. 

NOVEMBER 13
Coffee & Conversation: Technology and Privacy
with UM-Flint Political Science. All are welcome to join and discuss issues and concerns. 
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: French Hall 335
Contact: 810.762.3470 or visit umflint.edu/polsci

NOVEMBER 13
LLE 3.0: Data Visualization.
Join professors Heather Dawson (BIO) and Jacob Lederman (SOC/ANT/CRJ) for a discussion on how making data accessible can benefit your career or business. 
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Ferris Wheel (615 Saginaw St.) 
RSVP: https://forms.gle/iHtXa6rAXzU6vtES8

NOVEMBER 14-15
Fall Dance Concert. Faculty & student choreographed yearly dance concert featuring a variety of dance styles. 
Showtimes and tickets at https://tickets.thewhiting.com/overview/8531. 

NOVEMBER 14
Wyatt Lecture: Brexit and the Threat to the Northern Irish Peace Process. 
Join Professor Robert Savage (Boston College) for a lecture that will address the origins and persistence of ‘the Troubles’ and address why Brexit threatens Northern Ireland’s hard-earned but fragile peace. 
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: 251 French Hall

NOVEMBER 21
Zillion Solutions Award Ceremony. 
346 UM-Flint students submitted videos pitching a unique product or idea that solves a problem. 110 of them are CAS students. Attend this award ceremony to see which teams will be awarded the grand prize; three CAS teams are guaranteed to win at least $250 for their ideas! 
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Riverfront Banquet Center
RSVP: http://go.umflint.edu/ZillionAward

NOVEMBER 21
WIND SYMPHONY CONCERT
with the Department of Music. $5 general admission. Free to students with Valid MCard. 
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: UM-Flint Theatre

DECEMBER 2019

DECEMBER 3
Jazz Concert with the Department of Music. $5 general admission. Free to students with valid MCard. 
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: UM-Flint Theatre

DECEMBER 4
LLE 3.0: User Experience.
Join Associate Professor Ben Gaydos and Assistant Professor Andy Deck for a discussion on how to make digital (and other) experiences easy and accessible.  
Time: Noon
Location: Happenings Room
Contact: (810) 237-6537

DECEMBER 4
Coffee & Conversation: Trade Wars
with the Department of Political Science
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: 335 French Hall
Contact: 810.762.3470 or visit umflint.edu/polsci

DECEMBER 5
Orchestra Concert
with the Department of Music. $5 general admission. Free to students with valid MCard. 
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: UM-Flint Theatre

DECEMBER 7
Madrigals Dinner with the Department of Music. Sounds of the Season Concert to follow. 
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: St. Paul's Episcopal Church (711 S. Saginaw St.)
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music

DECEMBER 8
Honor Band Concert with the Department of Music. $5 general admission. Free to students with valid MCard. 
Time: 3 p.m.
Location: UM-Flint Theatre
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music

DECEMBER 14
Tuba Christmas with the Department of Music.
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Flint Farmers Market
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music

DECEMBER 15
Commencement
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Dort Federal Event Center

JANUARY 2020

JANUARY 24
Faculty Recital with the Department of Music
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: 164 French Hall
Free Admission

JANUARY 24 - FEBRUARY 2
Antigone. An updated performance of the Greek classic from the Department of Theatre & Dance. 
Visit https://tickets.thewhiting.com/8527 for showtimes and tickets. 

JANUARY 29
LLE 3.0: Perseverance. Join the chair of the Department of Theatre & Dance, Janet Haley, for a discussion on how you can persevere through tough moments in your career. 
Time: 11 a.m. 
Location: Happenings Room
Free Admission

FEBRUARY 2020

JANUARY 24 - FEBRUARY 2
Antigone. An updated performance of the Greek classic from the Department of Theatre & Dance. 
Visit https://tickets.thewhiting.com/8527 for showtimes and tickets. 

FEBRUARY 17
Make Music on Presidents' Day. Local High School students are invited to campus to perform with the Department of Music. 
Time: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: First-floor French Hall 
Contact: (810) 762-3377

FEBRUARY 19
LLE 3.0: Social Media. Join UM-Flint professors to discuss how you can use social media in unexpected ways to benefit your career. 
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Happenings Room

FEBRUARY 26
Musical Crossings Concert
. Featuring the Chamber Singers and Wind Symphony. $5 general admission. Free to students with valid MCard. 
Time: 7:30 p.m. 
Location: St. Matthew Catholic Church, 706 Beach St.
Contact: (810) 762-3377

 

MARCH 2020

MARCH 27-29
Ordinary Days. 
Set in New York City, the musical follows four characters, Claire, Jason, Warren, and Deb, exploring how their ordinary lives connect in the most amazing ways.
Visit https://tickets.thewhiting.com/8529 for showtimes & tickets. 

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APRIL 2020

APRIL 1
LLE 3.0: Risk Taking.
Join UM-Flint professors to learn how to think about risk taking in business and your career.
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Ferris Wheel (615 Saginaw St.)

APRIL 3
Chamber Music Concert
at UM-Flint. Free admission.
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: 164 French Hall
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music

APRIL 3-5
Ordinary Days.
 Set in New York City, the musical follows four characters, Claire, Jason, Warren, and Deb, exploring how their ordinary lives connect in the most amazing ways.
Visit tickets.thewhiting.com/8529 for tickets and showtimes. 

APRIL 5
Vocal Arts Concert
featuring UM-Flint's Chamber Singers and University Chorale. 
Time: 4 p.m.
Location: First Presbyterian Church, 746 Saginaw St., Flint
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music

APRIL 10-11
Spring Dance Concert. 
Faculty Choreographed yearly dance concert featuring a variety of dance styles and suitable for all ages.
Visit tickets.thewhiting.com/8533 for tickets and showtimes. 

APRIL 13
Windy Symphony Concert
 at UM-Flint. $5 admission; free with UM I.D.
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: UM-Flint Theatre
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music

APRIL 16
University Orchestra Concert
at UM-Flint. $5 admission; free with UM I.D.
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: UM-Flint Theatre
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music

APRIL 17
Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo Concert 
at UM-Flint. $5 admission; free with UM I.D.
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: UM-Flint Theatre
Contact: (810) 762-3377 or visit umflint.edu/music