June 5, 2020
Responding to proposed federal legislation and a presidential proclamation, U-M leaders say the university will strongly oppose any arbitrary restrictions targeting Chinese students and faculty members.
March 30, 2020
When Michigan Medicine called for donations of personal protective equipment, U-M professors of Chinese heritage were among the first to respond, leveraging donations of more than 36,000 items.
February 25, 2020
The university has issued a restriction on U-M travel to South Korea as the outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus continues. University-related travel to China was restricted previously.
February 17, 2020
U-M is taking steps to strengthen transparency and streamline the reporting processes around international engagement, including efforts to centralize disclosure procedures and develop a compliance auditing system.
December 10, 2018
The university has decided not to renew the agreement to host a Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan for a third term when the current partnership expires in 2019.
December 7, 2018
U-M senior Eduardo Batista has been selected as a 2019 Schwarzman Scholar and will undertake a one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing next year.
May 24, 2018
U-M and Shanghai Jiao Tong University have dedicated a new building and signed another 10-year agreement to continue support of their joint institute in China.
September 8, 2017
The School for Environment and Sustainability and Tsinghua University’s School of Environment have established an Accelerated Master’s Degree Program that begins this fall.
July 27, 2017
Five research teams from U-M and Shanghai Jiao Tong University in China are sharing $1 million to study data science and its impact in a variety of areas.
May 31, 2017
The university has a new, official Chinese name: 密西根大学. It was unveiled by S. Jack Hu, vice president of research, during the recent Pan Asia alumni reunion in Shanghai.