March 2017

International Night & Art Gallery

The Early Childhood Development Center will open its classrooms to families and members of the campus and community, offering activities, food and fun! Each classroom will represent a country or culture, display their artwork, and share with visitors what they have learned. Countries that they will represent include France, Spain, Greece, Taiwan, Ireland, Scotland, China and Jamaica.

  • Date: Friday, March 17
  • Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Location: ECDC, 1313 William S. White Building, Flint MI

SWR 302 Guest Speaker - State Rep. Sheldon Neeley

State Representative Sheldon Neeley will be visiting the Social Work Department as a guest speaker in SWR 302. UM-Flint social work students, faculty and staff are invited to join this interactive discussion to learn about the macro-level legislative actions in Genesee County. Mr. Neeley is currently serving his second term, representing the 34th District, which includes most of the city of Flint. He has previously served on the Health Policy, Local Government, and Transportation and Infrastructure Committees. For more info, contact the Social Work Dept. at 810-762-3390.

  • Date: Monday, March 20
  • Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • Location: French Hall 161

Reading Center Celebration

EDR 646 graduation education students will gather with children and their families at UM-Flint to celebrate the children's accomplishments in the Winter Reading Center Program. The event is open to members of the community who would like to join in the celebration! Contact the Education Dept. with any questions.

  • Date: Tuesday, March 28
  • Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: 161 French Hall


    April 2017

    Social Work Evening of Excellence

    The Third Annual Evening of Excellence is a great opportunity for the public to view poster presentations about the interesting community projects that students have completed and to talk with students about their projects, achievements, and goals. It's also a time to honor the Social Work Department's community partners and celebrate the graduating class of 2017!

    • Date: Friday, April 21
    • Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Location: UM-Flint Campus, Northbank Center Ballroom, 432 N. Saginaw Street, Flint, MI 48502.

    If you plan to attend, please RSVP by Friday, April 7 using the following link: 

    Questions? Contact the Department at 810-762-3390.

    SEHS Graduation Celebration

    Our graduating seniors are encouraged to come celebrate with us. Click here for more info. 

    • Date: Thursday, April 27
    • Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
    • University Center, Michigan Rooms

    May 2017

    Christopher Paul Curtis Writing Adventure Celebration

    We celebrate and honor our essay contest finalists from Flint Community Schools along with their families and Mr. Curtis. By invitation only.

    • Date: Tuesday, May 9
    • Time: 5:30-7:30 p.m.
    • Location: Happenings Room, University Center, UM-Flint

    June 2017

    iiE June Gathering

    The Institute for Innovation in Education (iiE)'s June Gathering is seeking participants! The theme is "Wonder Together." The iiE is excited to be sharing space with the Reggio Emilia exhibit “The Wonder of Learning — The Hundred Languages of Children." Plus the North American Reggio Alliance’s summer conference, “Early Childhood Education as Activism,” will take place June 22-24, just before the Gathering. Lots of reasons to come to Ann Arbor in June! Click here for details and to sign up! 

    • Date: June 25-27
    • Location: U-M Ann Arbor campus