going abroad

Social Impact Fair

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Description: This is an event featuring organizations focusing on social impact. You will have a chance to meet with your campus Peace Corps recruiters to hear about volunteer opportunities and how to become a stronger applicant.

CIS Abroad Info Session

Friday, January 10, 2020

Description: CIS Abroad is an education abroad organization that provides affordable study and internship opportunities in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, Asia, and Africa. A representative from CIS will be visiting U-M and holding an info session at the International Center. Stop by to learn more about CIS study and internship programs and get any questions you might have answered!

Exploring Culture & Respectful Community Engagement

Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Exploring Culture

Description: During your international experience this summer, you will likely be exploring a new culture and engaging with a new community. This workshop will cover a range of topics, including:

  • Understanding and dealing with culture shock in your host country and reverse culture shock after returning back home.
  • Navigating your social identities abroad.
  • Entering and exiting your community respectfully.
  • Ethical photography and social media considerations.

This workshop is open to all students!

Staying Safe and Healthy While Abroad

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Stay Safe Healthy

Description: Be prepared! Come to this interactive workshop to learn about U-M health and safety resources and how they apply to you -- even if you're participating in an independent program!

This event is co-sponsored by the Global Engagement Team in the Office of the Provost and is part of the Global Wolverines: Preparing You to Have a Successful International Experience event series.


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