Global Engagement

  1. February 20, 2023

    Wallenberg Fellow’s drawings illustrate climate change in Mexico

    Meghana Tummala, an undergraduate at the A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, is the winner of the 2023 Raoul Wallenberg Fellowship.

  2. February 10, 2023

    U-M among top universities for Fulbright students, faculty

    Two dozen U-M students and faculty scholars have been awarded Fulbright grants for the 2022-23 academic year, putting the university among the top-producing institutions in the country for both programs. 

  3. February 1, 2023

    University joining worldwide alliance to advance global role

    U-M has accepted an invitation to join the U7+ Alliance of World Universities, an international alliance of university presidents who work together to address pressing global challenges.

  4. January 26, 2023

    Ph.D. student shares remarkable path from Cuba to U-M

    José Carlos Díaz was just 11 years old the first time his knack for engineering and love of science merged and made the world better for the people around him in Cuba.

  5. December 12, 2022

    U-M students chosen for new STEM fellowship

    Three U-M doctoral candidates and an alumna have been selected for the inaugural cohort of the Quad Fellowship, a program designed to spur interdisciplinary scientific and technological innovation.

  6. December 7, 2022

    Environmental justice expert is U-M’s first U.S. Science Envoy

    U-M environmental justice expert Kyle Whyte is one of seven distinguished scientists in the country named U.S. Science Envoys by the U.S. Department of State.

  7. November 30, 2022

    President Ono issues statement on situation in Iran

    President Santa J. Ono released a statement Nov. 30, joining in support and solidarity with the Iranians fighting for their fundamental rights.

  8. November 15, 2022

    U-M’s efforts helped study abroad programs during pandemic

    According to the annual Open Doors report by the Institute of International Education, 140 U.S. students from U-M participated in education-abroad programs during 2020-21 for academic credit.

  9. October 26, 2022

    U-M, Schmidt Futures to partner on new AI research program

    U-M will receive more than $10 million to recruit and train 60 postdoctoral fellows over the next six years as part of  a new global partnership applying artificial intelligence to STEM research.

  10. October 3, 2022

    WHO director general to receive Thomas Francis Jr. Medal

    Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the director general for the World Health Organization who has led it through the COVID-19 pandemic, will be awarded the Thomas Francis Jr. Medal in Global Public Health.