Global Engagement

  1. February 4, 2014

    $1.3M grant to aid architecture and humanities research

    The Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning and LSA have been awarded $1.3 million from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support a major initiative on the synergies between humanities research and the design of cities.

  2. January 28, 2014

    U-M announces virtual collaboration in Islamic studies

    U-M has received a $3 million grant to create a virtual curriculum on Islamic studies with the universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation.

  3. January 27, 2014

    Q and A: A conversation about the Joint Institute

    James Holloway, vice provost for global and engaged education, and Jun Ni, dean of the Joint Institute, discuss the past, present and future of U-M’s partnership with Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

  4. January 27, 2014

    U-M’s partnership in China wins award for excellence, innovation

    The university’s partnership with China’s Shanghai Jiao Tong University has won the Andrew Heiskell Award — one of the highest honors in international higher education.

    Q-and-A conversation about the Joint Institute

  5. January 16, 2014

    U-M formally recognizes Copernicus Program in Polish Studies

    LSA and the International Institute have formally approved the establishment of the Copernicus Program in Polish Studies.

  6. January 6, 2014

    Winter Theme Semester explores India’s changing role in the world

    “India in the World,” the Winter 2014 Theme Semester in LSA, will explore India’s role in the daily life of the world through music, art, films, lectures and courses across a range of disciplines.

  7. December 18, 2013

    President Coleman issues call for proposals for India Initiative

    President Mary Sue Coleman has issued a call for proposals to launch new programs and build on ideas generated during her recent trip to India.

  8. November 14, 2013

    UMHS, India medical institute to explore new ideas in health care

    The Medical School is expanding its collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences, one of India’s top academic medical programs, to include the research of cancer, immunology, genetics, and trauma and disaster medicine.

  9. November 13, 2013

    Statement from President Coleman on Typhoon Haiyan

    President Mary Sue Coleman is urging those in the campus community to consider ways they can support the victims of Typhoon Haiyan, which has devastated the Philippines.

  10. November 11, 2013

    Don’t miss

    The Confucius Institute and Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design host the art exhibition “Chinese Now: Contemporary Portraits” presented by 31 faculty members from the School of Arts, Renmin University of China. The exhibit is presented Nov. 15-Dec. 21 at Work•Ann Arbor.