Nine University of Michigan students and a faculty member are attending this month’s COP 24 summit in Katowice, Poland, where envoys from nearly 200 countries have gathered to discuss and coordinate the fight against climate change.
University of Michigan student 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.
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.
The university has informed Hanban, the headquarters of Confucius Institute, of this decision.
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.
The University of Michigan has the most students studying abroad among the Big Ten universities and is in the top three in the nation among higher education institutions, according to a new report.
The University of Michigan is a close partner to Denis Mukwege, who has received the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to end sexual violence against women in armed conflict.
The International Institute at the University of Michigan will offer a Master’s in International and Regional Studies beginning in the fall of 2019.
The University of Michigan’s International Institute has established the Global Islamic Studies Center, a new center focused on the study of global Islamic culture and the study of Muslim societies worldwide.
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.
With a $10 million gift from University of Michigan alumni Ron and Eileen Weiser, U-M will establish a new diplomacy center to serve as a hub for engagement with the foreign policy community.
The International Institute at the University of Michigan has awarded the 2018-19 Enterprise Fund to three proposals generated by U-M faculty across various disciplines.
The projects will share more than $71,000 from the Enterprise Fund.
After a four-year hiatus from play, fans can expect fierce competition when the University of Michigan and Notre Dame football teams hit the gridiron Sept.
Artisans are crafting brass pots in Ghana. Experts in public health and engineering are studying nutrition and stunting, and health care providers are seeking to improve reproductive health outcomes in Ethiopia.
From Guatemala to Bosnia and Herzegovina to a refugee camp in Kenya, Michelle Bellino works with youth in conflict-affected sites across the world.
A comprehensive look at the teaching and learning program of the University of Michigan Third Century Initiative shows a changed U-M culture around engaged learning. The initiative was a $50 million project to transform teaching and scholarship at the university.
The University of Michigan and Shanghai Jiao Tong University — U-M's biggest global partnership — have dedicated a new building and signed another 10-year agreement to continue support of their joint institute in China.
As a young researcher at the University of Heidelberg in his native Germany, Volker Sick worked with universities and schools in several different countries, which helped him understand the value of collaboration between people with different experiences and viewpoints.
Thousands of University of Michigan faculty, staff and students will spend part of their summer break traveling the globe for research, educational programs and, perhaps, a little rest and relaxation.
When Meagan Malm was a freshman at the University of Michigan, she had to choose a language requirement. She didn't want to do Spanish like she did in high school, so instead she chose Swahili, a language widely spoken in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda in Africa.
The University of Michigan is in the top 10 among large colleges and universities that produce Peace Corps volunteers for the 18th consecutive year.