Archive | October, 2015

Meet Ayana Ghosh – 2015 Alumna of CAS, UM-Flint

Ayana is the featured “New Alumni” from the October 2015 CAS Alumni Newsletter. Read below to get to know this incredible graduate! Name: Ayana Ghosh Majors: Physics, Abstract Mathematics Student Groups/Campus Involvement: Indian Student Association (Chair- 2014-2015), The Michigan Times (2011-2014), International Center (Employee and volunteer, 2011-2015), Society of Physics Students (2011-2015), Student Success Center […]

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Meet Dr. Jacob Lederman, Assistant Professor of Sociology

Name: Jacob Lederman     Title: Assistant Professor of Sociology Department: Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice Classes I teach: Urban Sociology, Introduction to Sociology, Classical and Contemporary Sociological Theory Publications: 2015: “Urban Fads and Consensual Fictions: Creative, Sustainable, and Competitive City Policies in Buenos Aires.” City and Community, Vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 47-67 2013: “‘But this […]

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Artist Bio: Natasha Thomas-Jackson

Natasha Thomas-Jackson will be performing at the Michigan Sociological Association Annual Meeting reception on Friday, October 23, 2015, in the University of Michigan-Flint’s Michigan Rooms from 7-9pm. This reception is free and open to the public, but please RSVP. For more information and to RSVP, visit go.umflint.edu/MSA2015. Read below for a bio provided by the artist. Natasha Thomas-Jackson is a […]

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Romeo & Juliet Opens October 30th

The University of Michigan-Flint Department of Theatre and Dance presents Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare Oct 30-Nov 8 • Directed by Janet Haley WHAT’S IT ABOUT? Romeo and Juliet risk their lives to preserve the beauty of hope they have found with each other…while their families’ ancient grudge rages on with volatile actions of destructive […]

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Meet Dr. David Duriancik, Assistant Professor of Biology

Name: David Duriancik Title: Assistant Professor Department: Biology Classes I teach: BIO 432/532 Mammalian Physiology Several laboratory courses as needed by the department Research or Specific Areas of Interest: The overarching theme of my laboratory is that nutrients and food have high impact and diverse functions in health and disease through modulation of immune function. […]

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Artist Bio: Brinae Ali

Brinae Ali will be performing at the Michigan Sociological Association Annual Meeting reception on Friday, October 23, 2015 in the University of Michigan-Flint’s Michigan Rooms from 7-9pm. This reception is free and open to the public, but please RSVP. For more information and to RSVP, visit go.umflint.edu/MSA2015. Read below for a bio provided by the artist. […]

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Meet Dr. Halil Bisgin, Assistant Professor in Computer Science

Name: Halil Bisgin Title: Assistant Professor Department: CSEP Classes I teach: Advanced Database Concepts, Data Structures Professional Interests, Activities, or Publications: FOSINT-SI2012-13-14-15 Program committee member Sigma Xi member Reviewer for Information Sciences, PLoS One, BMC Bioinformatics, Social Network and Mining Advances in Bioinformatics, and the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association Research or Specific […]

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