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National leader selected as next nursing dean at UM-Flint

National leader selected as next nursing dean at UM-Flint

Cynthia McCurren, a nationally recognized leader in the discipline of nursing, has been selected as just the second dean of the School of Nursing at UM-Flint.

UM-Flint Model UN team takes home award at first conference

The University of Michigan-Flint Maize Model UN team won the Small School Award at the team's very first conference. At the Lake Erie International Model U.N. Conference in November, a virtual event, the team of three students took home the top award for teams smaller than 10 participants.  "This team was started just this past[…] Read More →

Reaching the breaking point: UM-Flint professor on Internet-of-Things security

Even if you haven't heard the term before, you're probably familiar with the "Internet-of-Things." It refers to the increasing number of everyday objects that are connected to the web–fitness trackers, doorbells, washing machines, even your vehicle. The connected nature of these items can create significant convenience for consumers, sending you real-time updates when the laundry[…] Read More →

New course on digital, social media communication open to all majors this winter semester

Are you preparing for a career in advertising or public relations? Or maybe you're interested in learning how to build your personal brand online, making yourself more attractive to employers? Regardless of your major or career goals, you should consider taking COM 399: Topics in Communication Theory and Criticism during this upcoming winter semester. COM[…] Read More →