Civic Engagement Courses for Students

Civic Engagement Courses for Students

Gain experience, learn deeper, and better understand how your classroom learning applies in the real world. Look for Civic Engagement Courses in SIS as you register for classes.

Upcoming Events

Service Saturdays

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Mission Blitz
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, Carriage Town Ministries, etc.

Be the Church
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Boarding up houses in the Civic Park neighborhood.

Apply for the 2015-2016 Boyer Faculty Scholars Program

Apply today! Applications for the 2015-2016 Boyer Faculty Scholars Program are due on Monday, May 4, 2015. 

Program Description

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To learn more or discuss your proposal, come to our drop-in info session:

Wednesday, April 22 (2:00-2:30 PM, 4102 WSW)

Free Workshops help your business spring to life!

Intro to Entrepreneurship
Thursday, May 7, 2015
1:00-2:30 pm

Ways to Structure Your Business
Thursday, May 21

1:00-2:30 pm

Your Essential Business Team 
Thursday, June 4
1:00-2:30 pm

Funding Your Startup 
Thursday, June 18
1:00-2:30 pm

Alternative Spring Break

February 29 - March 4, 2016

Stories

University Outreach in the News

University of Michigan-Flint faculty scholars look to enhance community engagement in Flint

Boyer Faculty Scholars help further the Boyer program's goal to deepen campus-wide discourse, practice, and recognition of the scholarship of engagement at the university. With their experiences in the Boyer Program, they hope to make contributions to the greater Flint community as well.

Our Home Transitional attempts to raise $50,000 to house homeless vets

Online fundraising is under way in an effort to raise $50,000 for the local nonprofit organization, Our Home Transitional, in order to purchase a house that will provide transitional housing and services to homeless, single female veterans.

Our Home Transitional is a student-run business housed in UM-Flint's Innovation Incubator. The Incubator is part of the Office of University Outreach, which is part of the UM-Flint Provost's Office.

Shop Floor Theatre Company selected to host Arts of Citizenship Graduate Student Summer Fellowship

Innovation Incubator business Shop Floor Theatre Company has been selected to participate in the Arts of Citizenship Graduate Student Summer Fellowship program this summer.