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Kayla Bennett, a University of Michigan-Flint student and resident advisor, breaks down the 10 things most people forget to pack when moving into the First Street Residence Hall on campus. For a full list of things to pack, visit: www.umflint.edu/housing/rooms-amenities/bring.htm Special thanks to: Kimberly Butka, Director of Housing and Residential Life Kayla Bennett, first year resident advisor ---- Credits: www.freesfx.com for music and sound effects www.cutestockfootage.com for film effects All images used were either created, are creative commons, or are protected under fair-use.
My profile of the city that was once the heart of the automotive industry and the birthplace of the United Auto Workers: Flint, Michigan. Once, the headquarters of General Motors and the entire automotive industry, Flint was one of the wealthiest cities in America. However, since its de-industrialization, the city's economic decline has lead way to an expansion of educational infrastructure. With elevated levels of violent crime, poverty and unemployment, Flint is one of the most dangerous cities in America.
On October 9th, teams from Flint, MIchigan's four main institutions of higher learning—Kettering University, Baker College, Mott College, and the University of Michigan-Flint—competed in the Flint Institute of Arts' "Create a Masterpiece" College Town Lego Challenge. Each team had three hours to build their pieces. This video features a time-lapse of the UM-Flint team building their piece, as well as the presentation of the judges' scoring. http://www.flintarts.org/college_town.html
http://www.umflint.edu/about_umflint.htm The University of Michigan-Flint has a different way of thinking about each student's future. Your life is your life. Your dreams are your dreams. Our job, one we take very seriously, is to help each student define, prepare for, and seize his or her own destiny. It's your future. Own it!
On November 1st, 2011, I hosted 90 minutes of College Family Feud. This was a live event at the University of Michigan-Flint sponsored by the Campus Activities Board. Students from many local colleges came to be a potential drawing winner to get on stage and play! We gave away $1,000 in cash during the five games, with four people on each team. Although the camera angle doesn't show it, attendance neared one hundred and it was a lot of fun. Apologies for the video quality -- this was recorded from a live stream from the webcam. But the audio should be pretty good!
http://www.umflint.edu/about_flint.htm The rumors are true: Flint is transforming into a real College Town. The city has more college students than the communities home to Princeton and Yale universities combined. Around 25,000 college students are currently enrolled among Flint's four main institutions of higher learning. In 2008, the University of Michigan-Flint opened the first residence hall in the institutions fifty-year history. According to Sheri Hawkins, whose daughter Divina was one of the pioneering students to live on campus last year, Divina views all of her college experiences as participation in something bigger than herself. Flint is changing from a car town to a college town. As a UM-Flint student, she not only has the opportunity to witness this bold transformation f...
Op De Flint, een school voor praktijkonderwijs in Winschoten, wordt actief gebruik gemaakt van het itslearning leerplatform. Docent en mentor Jos Begeman vertelt hoe zij het inzetten en wat de reacties zijn. Meer informatie op www.itslearning.nl
For your consideration as student speaker.