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 19, 2019

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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Saturday, September 21, 2019

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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Wednesday, September 25, 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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Friday, September 27, 2019

Description: If you'd like to study abroad but missed the U-M program application deadlines, join us to learn more about how to find and fund a non-UM study abroad program! Presented by the International Center and Newnan LSA Academic Advising.

If you’ll be joining us, please RSVP here...

Thursday, October 10, 2019

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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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Meeting location and time: Participants may choose to board the bus from either Central Campus or North Campus at one of the locations designated below. Upon our return, participants may choose to be dropped off at Central or North Campus locations.

Cost and registration information will be available in October.

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Monday, October 14, 2019

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, October 15, 2019

Description: Designed for international students and scholars who are interested in learning about basic eligibility requirements and specific procedures. The program will conclude with time for questions.


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Wednesday, October 16, 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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Friday, October 18, 2019

Important Information:

  • In order to take the written test, you must have attended the Mandatory Immigration Check-in (for Students, for Scholars).
  • You must be registered for and take the test at the session you’ve signed up for. Each session has limited spaces available, so please...
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