Global Engagement

  1. February 9, 2015

    Sustainability crucial for generations to come, coordinator says

    For Sudhakar Reddy, volunteering is more than a passion: it’s central to his philosophy of sustainability. In 2006, Reddy helped found the Indo-American Eye Care Organization, a non-profit that since its inception has screened more than 70,000 people in India for eye problems. 

  2. February 2, 2015

    MHIRT celebrates 20th anniversary aiding health disparities groups

    Now in its 20th year, the Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program has sent 395 U-M medical student researchers around the world.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. 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.

  9. 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.

  10. 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.