Civic Engagement Courses for Students

Civic Engagement Courses for Students

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

Upcoming Events

Intellectual Property Law 101

Friday, April 18, 2014
Noon-1:30 pm

At the Innovation Incubator
207 Northbank Center, 432 N. Saginaw St., Flint MI 48502

This free seminar will be presented by MSU College of Law, Michigan State University and hosted by UM-Flint, Prima Civitas, and Michigan Small Business Development Center.

· Learn why it’s important to protect ideas and intellectual property
· Learn how to navigate complicated legal structures
· Discover why protecting your ideas is as important as the idea itself
· Find out how local resources can assist you
· The seminar, materials and lunch are free of charge

Registration required by April 14 at https:bit.ly/1nAPsSO

For registration questions, contact Tristan at tristan.chamberlain@primacivitas.org
For all other questions, contact Steven at steven.bennett@primacivitas.org

Applications for the 2014-2015 Boyer Faculty Scholars Program Due

Deadline: Friday, May 2, 2014

Download the Boyer Faculty Scholar Application Form

See the menu to the left for program details or download the 
Printer-friendly Boyer Faculty Scholar Program Description 

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

  • Monday, April 21 (2:00-2:30 pm, Tuscola Room, WSW Building)
  • Thursday, April 24 (2:00-2:30 pm, Michigan Room A, UCEN)

My Flint Events

SAVE THE DATES

Taste of Downtown
Thursday, September 4 | 4:00 – 7:00 pm

Art Walk
Friday, September 12 | 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Park(ing) Day
Thursday, September 18 | 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Farmers’ Market Frenzy
Saturday, September 27 | 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Amazing Race
Wednesday, October 15 | 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Stories

University Outreach in the News

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.

UM-Flint Nominations for Michigan Campus Compact Awards

The Outreach Faculty Standing Committee has announced the four faculty and staff members to be nominated for 2013 Michigan Campus Compact Awards