UMIMSA Elections 2012 Results

Congratulations to the new committee and thank you everyone for showing up for the elections this afternoon !

Committee 2012-13

Duo-Ren Cheng

Vice President
Hui Xian Wong

Aqasya Anis

Cia Fen Khor

Logistic Coordinator
Elissa Irhamy

Public Relations Officer
Athena Ashwene

Zi Chuen Soo

Ji Chuan Leong

Senior Representative
Rachel Chin

Junior Representative
May Lyn Tan

Sophomore Representative
Suffian Hamzah


Spring Around The World 2012

From the International Student Affairs Commission (ISAC), Central Student Government:

Spring Around the World is ISAC’s annual celebration of culture. We bring together various student groups which represent cultures which are present at the University of Michigan. There will be live entertainment. There will be interactive booths. And there will be FREE CULTURAL FOOD from 8 diverse restaurants for all.

What: Spring Around the World to promote multiculturalism
Where: East Hall Math Atrium
When: 5-9 pm, March 30th, Friday

Cultural food provided: Mexican, Indian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Lebanese, Italian, American and Gelato as dessert!

Please join us on Facebook at

Invite your friends! Bring your family! Spring Around the World has a legacy of successfully bringing fun and excitement to this international festival. We hope to see you there!

Ethos Business Olympics 2012

From Ethos & Company (Malaysia):

Ethos & Company is holding an intensive inter-university business plan competition among more than 20 of the best universities in the UK, USA, Australia and Malaysia. We are looking for highly motivated and capable teams of 3 undergraduates (in their penultimate year or below) or post graduates to develop and showcase a compelling business plan. Short-listed teams will participate in a 3 day management consulting training in Kuala Lumpur, at the end of which they will present their business plans to a panel of judges and leading corporate figures in Malaysia. Winning teams will receive media coverage and prize money of RM7,500 and RM4,500 for 1st and 2nd place respectively.

This is a unique opportunity for students to experience what it is like to be a management consultant, and to sharpen their business acumen and interview skills. Participants will have two full days of training on consulting techniques and coaching to refine their business plan presentations.

This email is a brief introduction to the Ethos Business Brain Olympics and the application process. More detailed information is attached in the email as a PDF along with the application form. Please do forward this email and (2) attachments to those individuals you think would be eligible and interested in this highly selective, but extremely rewarding event.

Application Process

Interested applicants should send the complete application form including short essay and team CVs to by 6 pm, Kuala Lumpur Time, on 25th April 2012. Finalists will be notified by End May 2012. Please note that only shortlisted candidates and finalists will be notified.

Should you require any further clarification, do contact our organising team at

Leadership Connection 2012

From the Center for Campus Involvement:

Dates for Leadership Connection 2012 are April 30-May 4. Applications (and more information) are now available at

There is no cost to attend Leadership Connection! Even if you are still in the process of 2012-2013 officer selection, you are encouraged to get your organization registered. Application deadline is Monday, April 2, 2012.

Are you looking to take your student organization to the next level? Do you want to improve your strengths as a leader within the community? If so, apply to participate in Leadership Connection 2012! Leadership Connection is for student organizations and provides opportunities that promote student organizations’ intragroup and intergroup development. Areas of learning include:

• How to build collaborative relationships;

• How social justice issues are directly or indirectly part of all organizational work;

• How to think critically and be innovative to promote change and create opportunities for students on campus!

Please contact the Center for Campus Involvement at or 734-763-5900 with questions. We look forward to an exciting week!

MUSIC Matters – SpringFest 2012

“MUSIC Matters is proud to announce “SpringFest 2012″ — a day of festivities to be held on the Diag on Friday, April 6th, from 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.

SpringFest will be capped at night when MUSIC Matters, along with its concert partner Pike, present Grammy-nominee and hip-hop artist J. COLE at Hill Auditorium, at 8:00 p.m. Proceeds from this charity concert will benefit C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital.

Buy tickets here:

SpringFest will be a fun day featuring student and arts organizations’ booths, performance artists and delicious food from local restaurants. Get your organization a FREE booth now. Spotlight your club. Be creative — the more interactive and fun your booth is, the better. Space is going fast.

Here is the link to sign up:

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