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, U-M department administrators, and American students seeking information on studying, working, or traveling abroad.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Description: This workshop is for international students and scholars who speak Chinese. Gain insight into the resources and services available at the library and learn strategies for efficiently finding information for your research projects. Join our Chinese Studies Librarian as the questions below are explored:

  • Where do I find a good book to read at U-M?
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Friday, September 21, 2018

Location: 240 Hatcher Graduate Library

Registration: Register Here

Description: Gain insight...

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Location: ECIR Community Room (921 Church Street). ECIR is a 3-minute walk from the Ross Business School.

Description: Blow the horn! Beat the drum! It is not a celebration until you come! Come say birthday wishes and sing birthday...

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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Location: Meet outside the Student Activities Building (on Jefferson Street side) at 1pm. The service starts at 2pm and ends at 4pm. The group will take AATA bus together.


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Monday, September 24, 2018

Description: Brief information about the International Student/Scholar Health Insurance Plan to help you understand how it works. You'll learn how and where to obtain medical treatment if you need it and how to avoid unnecessary expense. Feel free to bring any questions you may have to the workshop.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Location: Munger Graduate Residences, Multipurpose Room (G120)

Description: American football is popular amongst sports fans in the United States. The University of Michigan is home to Michigan Stadium, nicknamed “The Big House.” Many...

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Friday, October 5, 2018

Description: Planning on applying to the Peace Corps or other international service program? Make sure you're the most prepared candidate possible by participating in UofM's new program, Peace Corps Prep! Through coursework and extracurricular experiences, the program will facilitate student development within the following four core competencies: sector-specific skills,...

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Saturday, October 6, 2018

Cost: $45 for round trip transportation. NO REFUNDS. You will need to bring money for local transportation, food, shopping, museums, etc. Please note: This is not a guided tour by the International Center. You will be responsible for your own plans for the entire day upon arrival in Chicago. Students, scholars, friends, and families are welcome. Same price for...

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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Description: The International Student Lunch Conversation is a casual time and space for international students to make friends, eat food, and talk about how it is to be an international student in the U.S. and at the University of Michigan. The group will address a specific topic each time, such as adjusting to the U.S., getting to know American culture, and dealing with...

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Description: Do you plan to work in the United States after finishing your degree? This program is designed to help international students maximize their chances of finding employment in the US after graduation. We'll discuss interview preparation, resume writing, cross-cultural issues, networking, and ways to identify appropriate opportunities. We'll also provide an overview...

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