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.

Friday, November 6, 2020

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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Friday, November 6, 2020

Description: Join us for a Peace Corps application workshop. At this workshop, you will:

  • Meet with Peace Corps Recruiters
  • Learn more about the application process
  • Understand how to make yourself a stronger applicant

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Thursday, November 12, 2020

Description: International Student Lunch Conversation is a casual time and space for international students to virtually connect with each other and talk about life as an international student in the U.S. and at U-M.

We will inform you of the current services that the IC and Counseling and Psychological Services (...

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Friday, November 13, 2020

Description: Join us virtually to celebrate and learn a little bit about the culture and tradition.

There is no formal presentation at the event. Register in advance through Sessions@Michigan for log-in details.

  • Mid-Autumn Festival (10/1)
  • Diwaili (11/13)
  • Thanksgiving (11/19)
Monday, November 16, 2020

Description: If you’ve been accepted to Peace Corps Prep, we invite you to join us for an orientation session at which you can expect to meet Peace Corps Prep advisors, the Peace Corps recruitment team, and your peers who are also new to the program!

Orientations will take place monthly, and all new members are required to attend once. More orientations will be...

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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

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

The October 28 session is co-sponsored by the Center for the Education of Women+ (CEW+).

The November 17...

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

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.

Presenter: Dawn Welk Wise from the Law Firm of Irani & Wise.

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Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Description: Happy Birthday to all international students and scholars celebrating birthdays during the Fall 2020 term.

While we can’t bring people together in person, we’re bringing our monthly Birthday Celebrations to Zoom! Join us to celebrate Birthdays monthly with international students and scholars across the globe!

Don’t have a birthday this Fall? No...

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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Description: Join us virtually to celebrate and learn a little bit about the culture and tradition.

There is no formal presentation at the event. Register in advance through Sessions@Michigan for log-in details.

  • Mid-Autumn Festival (10/1)
  • Diwaili (11/13)
  • Thanksgiving (11/19)
Tuesday, December 1, 2020

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.

Register in advance through Sessions@...

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