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.

Friday, November 15, 2019

Two Years?! (11/15)
Have you considered Peace Corps, but are nervous about spending two years away? You're not alone! Join the Peace Corps Prep team for an informal discussion to talk with other students and Returned Peace Corps Volunteers about it. We'll process the nerves and excitement, share stories, and provide coping strategies in order to help you prepare for what...

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Location: IHAA Community Room (921 Church Street). IHAA 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 songs in different languages, learn how birthdays are celebrated in...

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Description: At this application workshop, you will:

  • Hear more about the application process
  • Learn tips and tricks for your resume and motivation statement to ensure you stand out as strong applicant
  • Meet with your campus Peace Corps Recruiters

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Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Description: Join various U-M International Education units at the 4th annual Global Photo Showcase, featuring student photography from all over the world! Vote for fan favorites and enter raffles to win U-M prizes. Chat with international students, study abroad returnees, and international education professionals. Enjoy food and music from around the globe and learn about...

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Description: This workshop is intended for international students and scholars in F-1 and J-1 status. Permanent residency authorizes a foreign national to work in the U.S. indefinitely. Topics covered in the workshop include basic eligibility requirements and specific procedures.

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Thursday, November 21, 2019

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, November 21, 2019

Description: International Coffee Hour is a great place for international and U.S. students, scholars, faculty and staff to socialize with each other and meet new people from around the world. Register Here

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Friday, November 22, 2019

Description: Come discuss tricky and confusing topics about U.S. culture with other international students. Discussions are informal and it's a great place to get your burning questions answered! Pizza is provided. Please register here

  • November 8: Help! I don't Understand my American Friends!
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Friday, November 22, 2019

Two Years?! (11/15)
Have you considered Peace Corps, but are nervous about spending two years away? You're not alone! Join the Peace Corps Prep team for an informal discussion to talk with other students and Returned Peace Corps Volunteers about it. We'll process the nerves and excitement, share stories, and provide coping strategies in order to help you prepare for what...

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Friday, November 22, 2019

Description: After you have bought your car, keeping up on maintenance will help your car last longer. This workshop will give you a sample Car Inspection Checklist and an overview of automobile mechanics to help you understand the purpose for each checklist item as well as when you should get an oil change, tune-ups, brakes checked, etc. Get ready to talk "car talk"!

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