September 12, 2022
Short news items from around the University of Michigan.
September 8, 2022
Russian journalist comes to U-M under new WCED fellowship
Elena Milashina, an award-winning Russian journalist, has joined the Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies as its inaugural Freedoms Under Fire Residency Fellow.
March 3, 2022
U-M tops public universities for Fulbright student awards
U-M students and faculty scholars were offered 25 Fulbright grants to fund overseas work for the 2021-22 academic year. The university is among the top-producing institutions in the country.
November 11, 2021
Ann Chih Lin named Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies director
Ann Chih Lin has been appointed director of the Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies, one of the nation’s most prominent centers devoted to a deeper understanding of China, past and present.
March 24, 2021
CWPS marking 20 years as U-M’s hub for performance studies
U-M’s Center for World Performance Studies is launching a series of events to mark the 20th anniversary of its grand opening at the International Institute on March 30, 2001.
February 19, 2021
U-M among nation’s top Fulbright-producing institutions
U-M students and faculty scholars were offered 40 Fulbright grants for the 2020-21 academic year. The university is among the top producing institutions in the country for both programs.
July 2, 2020
Gallagher begins five-year term as International Institute director
Mary E. Gallagher, Amy and Alan Lowenstein Professor in Democracy, Democratization, and Human Rights, has been appointed director of U-M’s International Institute.
September 4, 2019
International Institute names inaugural faculty fellow
The International Institute has named Russian investigative journalist and scholar Yevgenia Albats as its inaugural International Institute Distinguished Faculty Fellow for 2019-20.
April 29, 2019
News from around the university.
February 11, 2019
U-M again tops list of public universities for student Fulbrights
U-M produced 26 student Fulbright grant recipients in 2018-19, the most of any public university in the nation. Three faculty members from the Ann Arbor campus and two from UM-Flint also received grants.