Welcome to Dr. Matthew Fhaner, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry!

Name: Matthew Fhaner Title: Assistant Professor Department: Chemistry and Biochemistry Classes I’m teaching: CHM 366: Analytical Chemistry and CHM 367: Analytical Chemistry Laboratory Professional Interests/Activities: Chemistry outreach Research Interests: Food Chemistry (edible oil decomposition), Material Science (characteriation of surface chemistry), Neurosignaling (electrochemical monitoring of neurotransmitter release) Dr. Fhaner recently spent 10 months in a post-doctoral position […]

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UM-Flint Music Student’s Band Signed by Shorebird

UM-Flint music student Taylor VonBrockdorff is a prolific performer who, in addition to his school studies, has recorded on several albums in the past year and played in different music groups around the state. He has also one of four members in the band Building Birds, an alternative rock group started in the spring of 2014 […]

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Welcome to Dr. Emily Feuerherm, Assistant Professor in the English Department!

Name: Emily Feuerherm Title: Assistant Professor Department: English Classes I’m teaching: LIN/ENG200-02 Professional Interests/Activities: I have presented at several local and national conferences, especially the American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL) and Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL, both the national and local California conferences), among others. I have an edited volume in […]

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German Minor Available. Benefits All Students.

The University of Michigan-Flint has reinstated the German minor! This is exciting news for any student, from any of UM-Flint’s schools, who foresees international experiences or connections in their career. Or for students who think their careers will touch business, finance, medicine, science, philosophy, technology, art . . . any of the major sectors, both […]

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CAS and DEEP Programs

The dust is settling from the first rush of back-to-school. Among those who headed to the classroom after the Labor Day holiday were scores of students who attend classes at the Lapeer County ISD Education and Technology Center building in Attica, Mich. Some of these participate in the Dual Enrollment Education Partnerships, or DEEP program, […]

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Welcome to Dr. Mark Allison, Assistant Professor of Computer Science!

Classes I’m teaching: CIS592 – Cloud Computing and CSC383 Software Project Management  Professional Interests/Activities: Community outreach  Research Interests: Model Driven Software Development, SmartGrid Energy management, Data Mining, Technology in the Educational Process, Affective Computing.  Awards: Third Best Paper in conference SEKE2011 Degree(s)/Education: PhD in Computer Science, Florida International University; MS Information Systems and BS Computer […]

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Welcome to Dr. Amal Alhosban, Assistant Professor of Computer Science!

Amal’s interests include developing multiple techniques for Service-Oriented Systems such as self-healing, semantic similarity, and Web service negotiation. She has written three books in Management Information Systems, published five journal papers, and 16 conference papers. Amal is married with three daughters: Rana 14, Salma 10, and Marina 4. Amal enjoys music, reading and writing short […]

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CAS Welcomes Over 30 New Faculty for Fall Semester

The College of Arts and Sciences at UM-Flint started the Fall 2014 semester with over 30 new faculty members teaching in its classrooms. New faces will be seen in many departments including CSEP, English, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Earth & Resource Science, Psychology, Political Science, Anthropology, Theatre & Dance, and Foreign Language! Throughout the semester, CAS will […]

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UM-Flint Alumni, Student, Professor Publish Book on Michigan’s Civil War History

Two University of Michigan-Flint alumni, one student, and a faculty member are among the members of the iMichigan Productions (iMP) team that has independently published The American Civil War Years: The Michigan Experience (The Reenactors’ Telling). UM-Flint’s representatives on the team are distinguished alumnus Michael J. Thorp, Flint author and broadcaster; multiple UM-Flint degree-earning alumnus Rodney […]

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English Students Publish Class Book

Students in English classes can expect to produce a lot of material by the end of a semester. But recent students of ENG 317 with Dr. Mary Jo Kietzman produced something even greater than the usual papers and research. They created a book. Entitled Authors to Ourselves, the book is a compilation of student essays […]

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