- published: 29 Aug 2013
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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.
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!
video project I did for Video production class
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Voices From Flint is a concert event featuring stories of the forgotten, abandoned, and marginalized of Genesee County. MCC Music Technology students have met those that have struggled, and heard their stories. They have interviewed and recorded each account, and weaved them together with original music. MCC Graphic Design students have visualized each narrative through kinetic typography animation. Together, they will share these stories with you.
Class of 2016
Flint neighborhoods get cleaned up with help from high school, college students
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...