Global Engagement

  1. January 19, 2015

    President Schlissel plans trip to China this summer

    President Mark Schlissel will travel to China July 5-11 to continue to build relationships with Chinese partner institutions and strengthen relations with international alumni.

  2. January 19, 2015

    U-M Solar Car Team wins Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge

    An atypical U-M solar car squad raced in the inaugural Abu Dhabi Solar Challenge in typical U-M solar car fashion: finishing on top.

  3. January 19, 2015

    Japan’s high suicide rate is focus of ‘Saving 10,000’ event

    “Saving 10,000,” a free series of film, lectures and discussion forums that runs Feb. 5-7, addresses the issue of suicide in modern-day Japan.

  4. January 8, 2015

    Campuswide design charette to brainstorm Ebola solutions

    Designers, heath care researchers and African scholars at U-M will work in teams this month to generate creative responses to the ongoing Ebola crisis in West Africa.

  5. December 18, 2014

    Weisers’ $50 million gift impacts six university units

    Ronald and Eileen Weiser have made a $50 million gift to U-M, reflecting their involvement with the International Institute, School of Education, Athletic Department, Health System, University Musical Society and Stephen M. Ross School of Business.

  6. 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.

  7. November 18, 2014

    University funds joint social science projects with Fudan University

    Collaborations between U-M and Fudan University continue to expand as four joint research teams from the universities have won funding for social science projects.

  8. November 17, 2014

    U-M jumps to No. 6 in ranking of study-abroad student numbers

    U-M has climbed four spots to No. 6 in an annual ranking of higher education institutions with the most students studying abroad in 2012-13.

  9. October 8, 2014

    $25M grant backs U-M project to curb maternal deaths

    A $25 million grant will support a new center for reproductive health training at the U-M Health System to help provide life-saving health care in Ethiopia and beyond.

  10. October 8, 2014

    International Institute awarded more than $11M in federal funds

    The International Institute will receive more than $11 million from the U.S. Department of Education through its competitive Title VI program.