November 15, 2019

Global Engagement

  1. September 11, 2018

    Global Islamic Studies Center launches at International Institute

    The 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.

  2. September 7, 2018

    International Institute receives $12.9M in federal Title VI grants

    The International Institute has been awarded $12.9 million from the U.S. Department of Education under its competitive and prestigious Title VI program.

  3. September 5, 2018

    New Weiser Diplomacy Center to bring foreign policy experts to U-M

    A $10 million gift from U-M alumni Ron and Eileen Weiser will establish a new diplomacy center to serve as a hub for engagement with the foreign policy community.

  4. August 30, 2018

    International Institute’s Enterprise Fund promotes academic innovations

    The International Institute at U-M has awarded the 2018-19 Enterprise Fund to three proposals generated by U-M faculty across various disciplines.

  5. August 27, 2018

    U-M, Notre Dame team up to tell stories of Puerto Rico, encourage action

    U-M and Notre Dame are working together on “Listening to Puerto Rico,” a free, online global learning teach-out designed to remind the world of those battling to overcome the devastation of Hurricane Maria.

  6. August 8, 2018

    Provost’s trip to Africa highlights deep collaborations

    Provost Martin Philbert paid visits to a variety of U-M projects during a recent trip to Africa, where his itinerary included stops in Ghana, Ethiopia and South Africa.

  7. June 25, 2018

    Professor studies education, conflict, and youth citizenship in conflict-affected areas

    From Guatemala to Bosnia and Herzegovina to a refugee camp in Kenya, Michelle Bellino works with youth in conflict-affected sites across the world.

  8. June 11, 2018

    Third Century Initiative changing culture for teaching, learning

    A comprehensive look at U-M’s Third Century Initiative shows the teaching and learning program has changed the university’s culture around engaged learning.

  9. May 24, 2018

    U-M, Chinese partner deepen ties with new collaborations

    U-M and Shanghai Jiao Tong University have dedicated a new building and signed another 10-year agreement to continue support of their joint institute in China.

  10. April 26, 2018

    Volker Sick receives president’s international education award

    Volker Sick has received the President’s Award for Distinguished Service in International Education for his work promoting study-abroad opportunities among U-M engineering students.