2020-21 CAS
EVENTS CALENDAR

Events on this calendar are subject to change without notice. 

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

August 2020

M.S. in Computer Science & Information Systems Live Q&A (virtual event)
Date: Thursday, August 13
Time: 11:00 - 12:00 p.m. EST
Join us at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/99009349068

If you're considering a graduate degree in Computer Science and Information Systems, or a graduate certificate in one of our three areas including: Data Science, Information Security, or Intelligent Systems, this is a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about the programs. To join, simply follow the link below and ask away! 

Master of Public Administration Live Q&A (virtual event)
Date: Wednesday, August 19
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. EST
Join us athttps://umich.zoom.us/j/94610921717

Join program director Dr. Kim Saks-McManaway to learn more about earning your graduate degree in public administration. 

Learn more about the Department of History! (virtual event)
Date: August 27
Time: 2-3 p.m. EST
Join us at: Link available soon!

Join Department of History chair Thomas Henthorn and academic advisor Therasa Martin to learn more about studying History at UM-Flint. Scholarships, community engagement, courses, and more will be discussed! 

September 2020

Meet the College of Arts & Sciences (virtual event)
Date: Thursday, September 10
Time: 2-3 p.m.
Join us athttps://umich.zoom.us/j/97415661181

New and returning students: Join us to learn about your academic home at UM-Flint! After a brief introduction from the deans of CAS, you'll get the inside scoop on advising, career services, support for research and off-campus experiences, and more! You can also ask questions of a current CAS student to learn more about their experience. 

Coffee & Conversation: Constitution Day Special
Date: September 16
Time: 1 pm
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/98000294155

Join the Department of Political Science for a conversation on voting, elections, and ballots…are our elections secure?

M.S. in Computer Science & Information Systems Live Webinar
Date: September 23
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
RSVP at: https://recruit.umflint.edu/grad/inquire/inquires?category=CEOPH&eventReg=true

Join faculty and staff to talk about our program details, application steps, and answer any questions you might have. Attendees will also receive a $55 application fee waiver.

"Border South:" A film about migration through Mexico to the United States
Dates & Times (film available): 4pm on Sept. 24 until 4pm on Sept. 25.
Date & Time (Q&A): Sept. 25 at 5pm. 

A film documenting the experience of migrants from southern Mexico to the US border. Q & A after the film with director Raul O. Pax Pastrana and producer Jason De Leon. Part of the Hostile Terrain event series focused on immigration-related topics.

Register for the Q&A at: https://ucla.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIqfu-opjgvHdBygGt6nWtynETw5XtWZ25M

 

October 2020

M.A. in Liberal Studies in American Culture Live Q&A
Date: October 5
Time: noon- 1:00 p.m.
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/99621031566

Join us Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST for a live Q & A session with our Liberal Studies in American Culture program. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about the program and meet faculty. To join, simply follow the link and ask away!

A Moment of Global Remembrance
Deadline to participate: October 10

Virtually participate in the Hostile Terrain Project by recording yourself reciting the information of someone who has died trying to cross the Sonoran Desert.  More information can be found at https://www.undocumentedmigrationproject.org/video. 

TESOL Webinar
Date: October 12
Time: 4 p.m.
RSVP athttps://forms.gle/2VhmBQhoKxtQZ5PQ8

Learn about the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Certificate Program at UM-Flint! Presented by Dr. Emily Feuerherm and featuring alumni and current students, this online session will cover coursework, employment outlook after graduation, and more! 

Master of Public Administration Live Webinar
Date: October 14
Time: noon – 1:00 p.m.
Join at: https://recruit.umflint.edu/grad/inquire/inquires?category=CEOPH&eventReg=trueJoin faculty from our Master of Public Administration program for a live webinar. We'll share program information, course details, application processes, and answer any other questions you might have. Attendees will also receive a $55 application fee waiver.

Coffee & Conversation: Defund the Police?
Date: October 14
Time: 1 pm
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/98000294155

Join the Department of Political Science to discuss police reform in the black lives matter era.

M.A. in Liberal Studies in American Culture Live Q&A
Date: October 26
Time: noon- 1:00 p.m.
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/99621031566

Join us Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST for a live Q & A session with our Liberal Studies in American Culture program. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about the program and meet faculty. To join, simply follow the link and ask away!

National Immigrants Day
Date: October 28
Details TBD

Co-sponsored by the Intercultural Center and the Common Read Project. Stay tuned for more details!

November 2020

Learn more about the Department of History! (virtual event)
Date: Tuesday, November 17
Time: 4-5 p.m.
RSVP at: https://forms.gle/9Qa3LRD3bgkmywB59

Join Department of History chair Thomas Henthorn and academic advisor Therasa Martin to learn more about studying History at UM-Flint. Scholarships, community engagement, courses, and more will be discussed! 

M.A. in Liberal Studies in American Culture Live Q&A
Date: November 9
Time: noon- 1:00 p.m.
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/99621031566

Join us Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST for a live Q & A session with our Liberal Studies in American Culture program. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about the program and meet faculty. To join, simply follow the link and ask away!

Coffee & Conversation: Election 2020 Debrief
Date: November 11
Time: 1pm
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/98000294155

Join the Department of Political Science to discuss the results of the 2020 election. 

Master of Public Administration Live Webinar
Date: November 18
Time: noon – 1:00 p.m. 
RSVP at: https://recruit.umflint.edu/grad/inquire/inquires?category=CEOPH&eventRe...

Join faculty from our Master of Public Administration program for a live webinar. We'll share program information, course details, application processes, and answer any other questions you might have. Attendees will also receive a $55 application fee waiver. 

TESOL Webinar
Date: November 18
Time: 6 p.m.
RSVP athttps://forms.gle/2VhmBQhoKxtQZ5PQ8

Learn about the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) Certificate Program at UM-Flint! Presented by Dr. Emily Feuerherm and featuring alumni and current students, this online session will cover coursework, employment outlook after graduation, and more! 

M.A. in Liberal Studies in American Culture Live Q&A
Date: November 23
Time: noon- 1:00 p.m.
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/99621031566

Join us Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST for a live Q & A session with our Liberal Studies in American Culture program. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about the program and meet faculty. To join, simply follow the link and ask away!

 

December 2020

Author Valeria Luiselli
Date: December 2
More details TBA
Join a presentation and conversation with Valeria Luiselli, author of Tell Me How It Ends, the Common Read book selection for 2020-21. 

M.A. in Liberal Studies in American Culture Live Q&A
Date: December 7 
Time: noon- 1:00 p.m.
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/99621031566

Join us Thursdays from 12:00-1:00 p.m. EST for a live Q & A session with our Liberal Studies in American Culture program. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions you have about the program and meet faculty. To join, simply follow the link and ask away!

Coffee & Conversation: Politics and the Pandemic
Date: December 9
Time: 1pm
Join at: https://umich.zoom.us/j/98000294155

Join the Department of Political Science for a discussion on global responses to the COVID-19 pandemic.