Upcoming Events

U-M International Center Events Calendar (view by date)

The U-M International Center offers events and workshops throughout the year on topics of interest to international students and scholars, and American students seeking information on studying, working, or traveling abroad. If you are a faculty or staff, please visit our Education and Outreach page for more information.

Thursday, February 2, 2023

Description: Think you’ve seen it all when it comes to board games? Think again! Come join us for an evening of intercultural fun where you have an opportunity to learn about board games in other cultures that you have never played before! Bring out your competitive spirits by engaging in tournaments with your friends. 

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Sunday, February 5, 2023

Description: New international families: join the International Center and Northwood Resstaff for a welcome lunch at the Northwood Community Center (1000 McIntyre) on Sunday, February 5 from 12 - 1:30pm! Meet new community members and staff while also learning about resources on campus and the community! Registration is required, and food will be provided!

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Thursday, February 9, 2023

Description: This semester we will be hosting a Virtual Application Workshop Series. This series will include an Application Process Overview, Resume Review, and a Motivation Statement Workshop. This 3 part series will help prepare for the April 1st Application Deadline.

  1. Application Process Overview: Thursday, January 26th, 2023 from 5:30-6:30 PM
  2. Resume...
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Friday, February 10, 2023

Description: International Coffee Hour is a great opportunity to meet new people from around the world! The event is open to all members of the U-M community, including international and U.S. students, scholars, faculty, staff and their partners.

In celebration of the upcoming Valentine’s Day holiday, our February Coffee Hour will feature festive snacks, and (optional)...

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Sunday, February 12, 2023

Location: Great Lakes Crossing Outlets (Auburn Hills, Michigan)

Cost: $10/person for round trip transportation. NO REFUNDS. You will need to bring money for food and shopping. Students, scholars, friends, and families are welcome. Same price for all, regardless of age...

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Thursday, February 16, 2023

Description: This event will feature alumni from different national service, post-graduation opportunities including Peace Corps, AmeriCorps VISTA, Teach for America, AmeriCorps NCCC, College Advising Corps, Food Corps, and the Public Service Internship Program. If you are interested in service after graduation, but want to learn more about different opportunities, this is the...

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Tuesday, February 28, 2023

The Intercultural Leadership Seminar (ILS) is designed for international and U.S. students who want to learn how to be more effective in a global environment. ILS includes brief lectures, discussion, experiential activities, and small group work. While at ILS you will:

  • Increase your awareness of the impact of culture on communication styles;
  • Gain skills necessary for...
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Wednesday, March 1, 2023

The Intercultural Leadership Seminar (ILS) is designed for international and U.S. students who want to learn how to be more effective in a global environment. ILS includes brief lectures, discussion, experiential activities, and small group work. While at ILS you will:

  • Increase your awareness of the impact of culture on communication styles;
  • Gain skills necessary for...
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Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Description: In honor of Peace Corps Week, we are hosting a virtual Peace Corps Information Session to share the opportunities of the Peace Corps. We will cover the types of jobs you can have, benefits you earn during and after your service, and a brief overview of the application process.

You should receive the zoom link when you register.

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Tuesday, March 14, 2023

Description: Join the University of Michigan Peace Corps Campus Recruiters and other returned Peace Corps volunteers for a sector-specific panel discussion! You'll learn about what volunteers do in each of the sectors and how their work in the Peace Corps has translated to working in related fields.

  • Community Economic Development: Tuesday, March...
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