Every year, thousands of University of Michigan students travel the world to gain international experience and understanding through study abroad, internships and service learning opportunities. And every year, U-M receives hundreds of foreign students and faculty who enrich the campus community.
In efforts to solve pressing global issues such as clean and safe water and next-generation transportation as the world's population grows, University of Michigan leaders are entering into several agreements with Chinese institutions.
The University of Michigan has the most students studying abroad among the Big Ten universities and is fifth in the nation among higher education institutions, according to a new report.
Double majoring in international and Latin American and Caribbean studies, Ozema Braddock has a lot to celebrate during International Education Week 2016.
A first-generation college student from a single parent home, she took three courses abroad and has been to Argentina, Brazil and Chile — one trip per school year.
A $27 million investment from a Chinese firm will strengthen the efforts of the University of Michigan, along with industry and government partners, to advance autonomous, connected vehicles and robotic technologies for a safer and more sustainable future around the world.
University of Michigan researchers are working closely with faculty and students in Ghana to create a sexual violence prevention and education program at the University of Cape Coast.
The University of Michigan International Institute has been named an instructional unit, allowing it to work with departments to establish joint appointments with part-time effort from existing and new faculty.
The University of Michigan will launch a new partnership that enables Master of Business Administration students from one of Latin America's top business schools to earn a Master of Public Administration degree at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.
The University of Michigan is celebrating the success of its biggest partnership in China as it begins a new collaboration in the country — a top destination for researchers and students.
Headed abroad this summer?
Don’t forget to register your travel on the University of Michigan International Travel Registry on the Global Michigan website.
The University of Michigan's flourishing Visiting Scholars program promotes scholarship, boosts faculty at U-M, and sparks collaborations between Michigan scholars and expert faculty outside the university.
In Washington, D.C., during spring break, Belleville senior Amanda Humpich said she got a push in the right direction by networking with recent Michigan graduates to spark her job search.
For the third straight year, students from the University of Michigan have received more Fulbright grants than those from any other public university in the United States.
Disciplines within quotation marks are the Fulbright specialization categories in which the award was made.
The University of Michigan has moved up two spots to No. 6 on the list of colleges and universities that produce the most Peace Corps volunteers.
Judith Pennywell's curiosity and interest in learning about world cultures and international languages began in grade school.
Now in her second week as the new director of the University of Michigan's International Center, she feels she's in the right place at the right time.
In Paris next week, 10 University of Michigan students and faculty members will attend a global climate change meeting that they hope will be pivotal on society's path toward a more sustainable future.
For the second straight year, the number of University of Michigan students studying abroad increased by 15 percent, placing U-M fifth in the nation among higher education institutions with the most students overseas, a report said Monday.
The University of Michigan will award the Thomas Francis Jr. Medal in Global Public Health to Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, founder and chairperson of BRAC — a Bangladesh-based development organization that works to alleviate poverty by empowering the poor.
In one of the closest World Solar Challenges in the history of the 1,800-mile sun-powered auto race, the University of Michigan was the first American team to cross the finish line in Adelaide, Australia.