University of Michigan-Flint

University of Michigan-Flint News
William Irwin, University of Michigan-Flint associate professor of theatre and chair of the Theatre and Dance department.

Q & A: UM-Flint Associate Professor of Theatre William Irwin Talks Comedy

  • March 26th, 2015 By: UM-Flint News

William Irwin—a University of Michigan-Flint associate professor of theatre and chair of the Department of Theatre and Dance—has been drawn to comedy since childhood. In this interview he explains why “the ability to make someone laugh is truly a noble skill.”

[read the rest...]

Recent Stories

  1. UM-Flint Nursing Students Help Send “Miracle Boxes” to U.S. Troops

    They are called “Miracle Boxes,” and UM-Flint nursing students have prepared 70 of them, filled with special treats and necessities to be sent to American military personnel still stationed in remote areas of Afghanistan.

  2. UM-Flint Mourns the Loss of Associate Professor Ananthakrishnan Aiyer

    Ananthakrishnan Aiyer, Associate Professor of Anthropology and Department Chair of Sociology, Anthropology and Criminal Justice in the College of Arts and Sciences, passed away last night after a brief illness.

  3. UM-Flint Students Recognized at U-M Honors Convocation

    One of the University of Michigan’s most important academic traditions, the Honors Convocation, was recently held in Ann Arbor for the 92nd time. The Convocation is an annual celebration where undergraduate students are recognized for their distinguished academic achievements. More than 700 students from the University of Michigan-Flint were among the honors and award recipients.

  4. UM-Flint Physical Therapy Department Improves Learning by Improving Lives

    Jim Schultz prepared to leave the physical therapy room after an hour-long session. The Flushing man had just detailed to some visitors how important the UM-Flint students and faculty were to him and to his recovery from a stroke.

Accolades

  1. UM-Flint Hockey Teams Join to Help Young Cancer Patient

    Two University of Michigan-Flint sports clubs and a group of School of Management students worked together to help raise funds for a young cancer patient.

  2. University of Michigan-Flint Professor Selected as a Fulbright Scholar Will Teach in Austria

    UM-Flint Professor of Sociology Heather Laube’s American Studies Award entails a four-month fellowship for teaching at the University of Graz in Austria in 2015.

  3. UM-Flint Chemistry Club Continues Winning Tradition

    The University of Michigan-Flint Chemistry Club has again received the highest student chapter recognition from the American Chemical Society (ACS).

  4. UM-Flint Congratulates Maize and Blue Recipients

    The Scholarships, Awards, and Special Events Committee and Provost Gerard Voland recently announced the graduates selected to receive the Maize and Blue Distinguished Scholar Award, the highest academic award bestowed upon the graduates of the University of Michigan-Flint