Archive | November, 2015

Candice Mayer Receives Raphelson Prize

Candice Mayer of UM-Flint Psychology has been awarded the 2015 Raphelson Prize, a faculty-selected award that honors excellent research and writing by a psychology student. According to the department, “The prize honors the founding member of the psychology department, and one of the original faculty of the University of Michigan-Flint, Dr. Alfred C. Raphelson.” Mayer’s winning paper was […]

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Meet Brian Schrader, Lecturer of Communication and Director of Debate at UM-Flint

Name: Brian Schrader Title: Lecturer and Director of Debate Department: Communication Studies Classes I teach: Public Speaking, Advanced Public Speaking, and Argumentation & Debate. Research or Specific Areas of Interest: I study argumentation theory and sports communication. Degree(s)/Education: MA in Communication (Rhetoric and Communication Ethics) Doctoral Candidate in Communication How I fell in love with my field: […]

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Heather Laube Announced as TCLT Faculty Fellow

Chris Waters, Associate Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies made the following announcement today: Dear Campus Community, On behalf of the Office of the Provost, Associate Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies, and the Thompson Center for Learning and Teaching, I am pleased to announce the appointment of Heather Laube as the TCLT Faculty Fellow […]

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Meet Jeffrey Livermore of Computer Science & Information Systems

Name: Jeffrey Alan Livermore Title: Lecturer III Department: CSEP – Computer Science & Information Systems Classes I teach: CSC 570: Cyber Security CSC 580: Advanced Software Engineering Research or Specific Areas of Interest: I am fascinated by the intersection of ethical values and teaching Information Assurance. I have spent years researching the implementation of agile […]

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Paula Nas Named Interim Director of University Outreach

On Monday, November 2, Provost Douglas Knerr announced Paula Nas as the new Interim Director of University Outreach, effective November 1, 2015. Read below for his comments: I am delighted to announce that Paula Nas has accepted an appointment as Interim Director of University Outreach effective November 1, 2015.  Paula has served UM-Flint for over 20 years […]

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