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Espresso powers visit from Italian delegation
The Office of International Programs cohosted a delegation of educators from Italy, who visited the College of Education as...
Learn about WSU's global agenda
Hear about the university’s global agenda during a Global Studies Hangout with Ahmad Ezzeddine, vice president for...
Donate your books to the English Language Institute’s lending library
The English Language Institute (ELI) is hosting a book drive to build its collection of reading materials students can borrow...
Scholarship honors memory of international med student
Chemistry professor creates $50,000 scholarship in memory of Uzoma Azuh, who was born in Nigeria and attended Riverside...
$500 scholarships available for undergrad research focused on global and local culture
Students have until February 13 to submit their 250-300 word abstract project descriptions for the chance to win one of 10-$500...
FAQ about the immigration executive order
What's an executive order? In many areas, the president of the United States has the authority to issue directions as to how...
President Wilson's letter regarding possible effects of executive order on international students
Dear members of the Wayne State community, Wayne State University is very concerned about the possible effects of the...
International Programs hosts Marshall Memorial Fellows
The Office of International Programs (OIP) is hosting a European cohort of Marshall Memorial Fellows (MMF) visiting Detroit...
Ushering in the Year of the Monkey with festive gala Feb. 10
According to Chinese custom, a good start to a new year leads to a lucky year ahead. Join the Confucius Institute and the...
Applications open for Fulbright Scholar Program
Applications are now open for the Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program, which supports teaching and research in a wide variety...
Apply now for Fulbright Scholar Program
Applications are now open for the Core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program, which supports teaching and research in a wide variety...
Travel Warning to West Africa & Surrounding Countries
On August 28, 2014 the Department of State updated the travel warning in parts of West Africa due to Ebola. The new travel...
Deadline to nominate for Marshall Memorial Fellowship is Sept. 29
Nominations for the Marshall Memorial Fellowship (MMF) will be accepted online through 5 p.m. Sept. 29. Nominations are welcome...
Application deadline for Fulbright awards is Aug. 1
Explore opportunities with the core Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program offers nearly 600...
International student comes to Detroit to take part in the electric-drive vehicle revolution, lands hybrid system engineer job upon graduation
Mengjia Cao, who recently graduated with a master’s in electric-drive vehicle engineering (EVE) from Wayne State...
Fulbright gives political scientist key advantages in study of Mexican civil society
When Sharon Lean (left, with husband and Law Professor Gregory Fox and their family), associate professor of political...
Brazilian students in STEM fields complete first semester of study
Through an international collaboration, Wayne State University is hosting students from across Brazil for a year of academic...
German Marshall Fund fellows visit WSU
German Marshall Fund Fellows Erzsébet Gulyás, Karolina Wigura and Petr Just with Ahmad Ezzeddine (second from...
English Language Institute brings American holidays to life for international students
International students got a taste of two beloved American holidays this semester at Halloween and Thanksgiving parties hosted...
President Wilson describes goals for enhancing WSU's global agenda
Emphasizing that “international experience must be an essential part of a Wayne State education,” President M. Roy...
Syria conflict is focus of International Education Week panel discussion
Wayne State political science and law faculty observed International Education Week by providing perspectives on the Syrian...
WSU's Confucius Institute holds annual conference at Wayne State for Chinese language, culture enthusiasts
Session participants at CLAM Conference Educators and advocates of Chinese language and culture came to Wayne State’s...
GlobeMed at Wayne State helps Ugandan children receive proper nutrition
A group of Wayne State undergraduates with a commitment to global health equity are helping to eliminate malnutrition in Uganda...
WSU law professor's Fulbright in Croatia turns one opportunity into many
Prof. Peter Henning, center, pictured with some of his students at the University of Zagreb When Wayne State Law School...
Emerging Detroit leaders travel to Europe through WSU-administered Marshall Memorial Fellowship
Five promising young professionals from metro Detroit will travel to Europe this year as part of the Marshall Memorial...
WSU Developmental Disabilities Institute staffer brings experience, resources to Tajikistan
In Tajikistan, where the average person earns $25 a month and spends $17 of it on bread, it’s easy for the unique needs...
CMLLC's Italian Program Presents a Week of Italian Language in the World
The Italian Program in the Department of Classical and Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures at Wayne State...
WSU represents United States this month at multicultural soccer tournament
Wayne State students salute a multitude of flags, but on Oct. 12-13 they’ll all cheer for Old Glory as Wayne State...
Arab League ambassador shares perspectives on Middle East politics with Wayne State audience
A key Arab world statesman visited Wayne State’s campus on Sept. 23 to share with students and faculty his perspectives...
Third Annual Children's Festival & Competition Promotes Cultural Exchange
The Third Annual Children’s Festival & Competition was organized by the Turkish American Society of Michigan (TASM)...
Wayne State hosts German Marshall Fund fellows
Wayne State University, a regional partner with the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF), hosted six European...