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December 2015 Maize & Blue Winners Announced

The Scholarships, Awards and Special Events Committee and Provost Douglas Knerr announced that December 2015 recipients of the Maize and Blue Distinguished Scholar Award, the highest academic award bestowed upon the graduates of the University of Michigan-Flint. Join us in congratulating these outstanding students and all those nominated! Joshua D. Ahlborn** Bachelor of Science – […]

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Giving Blueday – December 1, 2015

Impact students. Start a journey. Fund the future. On Giving Blueday, Tuesday, December 1, 2015, we are asking you to donate any amount you can to the departments or programs that mean something to you. Even $5 makes a difference if everyone gives! We also ask that you share the stories of our programs’ requests–so […]

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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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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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CAS Faculty Welcomed and Honored at 2015 Convocation

On Monday, August 31, both new and seasoned faculty gathered together for two events: the Academic Affairs Convocation that welcomes new faculty and celebrates our award-winning, promoted, and long-serving faculty members, and the Thompson Center for Learning & Teaching‘s pre-convocation workshop titled “The Actual and the Possible: Cultivating Learning at UM-Flint.” The workshop featured sixteen faculty […]

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UM Regents Announce New Appointments for Promotion and Tenure

On Thursday, May 21st, the Regents of the University of Michigan approved recommendations for new appointments and promotions for regular associate and full professor ranks, with tenure and/or promotion of faculty on the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses. The CAS promotions are presented below in alphabetical order. Dauda Abubakar, associate professor of Africana studies, […]

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UM-Flint Faculty Members Awarded Research Grants

Congratulations to the following faculty, who were recently awarded grants from the Research and Creative Activity Committee: • Jessica Kelts, Assistant Professor of Chemistry/Biochemistry, received $10,975 for her project The Effect of Media Changes and Cell Washing on Cellular Glutathione Content and Potency of Cytotoxic Compounds. • Mark Allison, Associate Professor of Computer Science, received $14,487 for […]

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Giving BlueDay – Tuesday, December 2nd

On Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014, the University of Michigan is asking you to turn Giving Tuesday into Giving BlueDay – a day of online giving to the funds of U of M, including UM-Flint. The College of Arts & Sciences is encouraging donors to pick a specific fund and the amount that is right for […]

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Welcome to Seung-Jin Lee, Asst. Professor in ERS and CSEP!

Name: Seung-Jin Lee Title: Assistant Professor in Sustainability and Mechanical Engineering Departments: ERS/CSEP  Classes I’m teaching: GEO 380 (Renewable Energy and Sustainable Development) GEO 491 (Sustainable Systems Seminar) EGR/POL 235 (Global Energy) Professional Interests/Activities: • My previous position was as a postdoctoral fellow at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s National Risk Management Research Laboratory in Cincinnati, […]

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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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