Kids and Education

The Flint Institute of Arts exhibit "Self-Expressions" runs through July 30. It is the first exhibit developed by University of Michigan-Flint art history graduate students at the museum.
A middle school student gets a hands-on education about screen printing through YouthQuest, an after-school and summer program that recently won a $100,000 competitive grant.
Flint Community Schools athletic director Jamie Foster shows off the look of the new unified Flint sports teams—which will be called the Jaguars.

Flint schools sports teams are now the Jaguars


Latina Restaurant and Pizzeria is known for its lasagna, pizza and antipasto.

Latina’s, a food family, for Flint families


80sintheHole

Like, totally rad 80s retro party motoring into Flint


GearUp Academy now is located in the Dryden Building but is looking to relocate to the Ferris Wheel Building. It launched a Patronicity campaign to help fund the move.

New alternative high school looks to expand in downtown Flint


Qua has given artists an outlet for 50 years.
Safe and Active Genesee for Everyone works to make it easier for people to live more active lives by ensuring the community is formed around the idea of making activity accessible, safe, and easy.

Some SAGE advice on how to create a healthier community


Blueberry Founder Phil Shaltz surrounded by celebrating ambassadors during the annual awards ceremony May, 19, 2017.
An example of a large farmer's pick box available for home delivery in Flint. Cost: $30.
Nursing students at the University of Michigan-Flint pose in the state-of-the-art simulation lab. The nursing program will expand almost 50 percent in January.

UM-Flint School of Nursing grows almost 50 percent


The Renegades provide an entry-level opportunity into the steel drum band, while the Jumbie's are a more advanced, performance level.

Check out these Flint kids rocking the steel drum world


Smiles, handshakes and high fives greet students once a month at both Northwestern and Southwestern.
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