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December 15, 2018

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November 15, 2018

Three from U-M receive Fulbright-Hays doctoral fellowships

The International Institute at the University of Michigan has announced that three doctoral candidates received U.S. Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowships for the 2018-19 academic year.

September 7, 2018

International Institute receives $12.9M in federal Title VI grants

The University of Michigan’s International Institute has been awarded $12.9 million from the U.S. Department of Education under its competitive and prestigious Title VI program.

The awards include Foreign Language and Area Studies grants which will provide fellowships to more than 100 students in the first year.

April 23, 2018

Campus briefs

MDining staff compete in ice carving competition

April 10, 2017

Law School student earns prestigious Luce Scholarship

For the third year in a row, a University of Michigan student was named to the prestigious Luce Scholarship Program. Law School student Varun Aery joins 17 other scholars from across the country to receive the fellowship for 2017-18.

January 9, 2017

Galvanizing Social Justice through Comics: Joe Sacco

Leading graphic historical novelist Joe Sacco will chronicle how and why he uses the graphic novel format to catalyze social justice and human rights struggles in the U.S. and around the world.

July 21, 2016

International Institute named an instructional unit

The University of Michigan International Institute has been named an instructional unit, allowing it to work with departments to establish joint appointments with part-time effort from existing and new faculty.

November 18, 2014

U-M awarded more than $112,000 in Fulbright-Hays grants

Four doctoral students have received U.S. Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad grants totaling $112,539 for research in modern foreign languages and area studies abroad for the 2014-15 academic year, the International Institute has announced.

June 23, 2014

U-M names Jones Luong director of International Institute

LSA Interim Dean Susan Gelman has named Pauline Jones Luong as director of the International Institute. She will serve a three-year term, effective July 1.

"I am honored and excited to lead the International Institute," said Jones Luong, professor of political science.

January 28, 2014

U-M announces virtual collaboration in Islamic studies

The U-M International Institute and the Committee on Institutional Cooperation announce the establishment of the Islamic Studies Virtual Curriculum, funded by a $3 million grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

October 14, 2013

Nam Center administrator connects with Korean roots at home

At different points in her life, Do-Hee Morsman has been a citizen of South Korea, Canada and the United States. She appreciates all three cultures and hopes her children will, too.

“As biracial children of an international couple, they are going to have to learn to embrace the various sources of their heritage,” Morsman says.

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