Semester In Development – Study, Intern, Travel


Participate in the Semester in Development and gain career-relevant experience, travel abroad, and experience sub-Saharan Africa without delaying your graduation. Combining in-class learning with meaningful internships, the Semester in Development is one of the most unique programs available for current students.

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Free Linkedin Photos

No need for a selfie!  We can help to bring a professional touch to your LinkedIn profile.

Visit The Career Center’s free photo booth this Friday:

Friday, October 30th
2:00 – 4:00pm
Michigan Union / Pond Room

Join us for an information session on Princeton in Asia!


Are you a graduating senior or a recent graduate and looking for a meaningful way to see the world?

Join us for an information session on Princeton in Asia!

October 12, 2015, 5:30 PM

Room 2609 International Institute, SSWB

PiA’s mission is to promote good will and understanding and to facilitate in every way the free interchange of the best ideals in the civilizations of both East and West.

We aim to foster mutual appreciation and cultural understanding by connecting service-minded graduates and partner organizations in Asia through immerse work experiences that transform perspectives and cultivate long-lasting friendships.

Application Deadline: November 13, 2015

Info session: Teaching and Grassroots Exchange in Japan

The Center for Japanese Studies is pleased to host a representative from the Consulate General of Japan in Detroit for a presentation and Q&A session on the Japan Teaching and Exchange (JET) program.  All are invited to come and find out about this exciting opportunity for teaching and grassroots exchange in Japan.
Date: Thursday, October 1, 2015
Time: Noon-1pm
Place: 1636 School of Social Work Building, 1080 South University Ave.
Please feel free to bring your own lunch; light refreshments will be served.
For questions contact:
Azumi Ann Takata, Ph.D.

Graduate Academic Services Coordinator & Asia FLAS Coordinator

International Institute, University of Michigan
Office Location: , 4640 SSWB
Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan
1080 South University Ave., Suite 4640, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1106
P: +1 734-764-6307; F: +1 734-936-2948

Are You Interested in Career Opportunities in The Middle East?

BCG Middle East Invitation – Michigan

BCG Middle East was established in 2007 with an office in Dubai and has since grown to include offices in Abu Dhabi and Riyadh. We serve clients within a wide range of sectors including Public Sector, Energy, Financial Institutions, Telecommunications & Media, Healthcare and Industrial Goods. We work with the real decision makers in private and public sector organizations, on projects that are agenda setting, and we invest a lot of effort in auditing and measuring the value we create for our clients.

Representatives from our BCG Middle East offices will be hosting coffee chats and a presentation on career opportunities in the region.

Please come to find out more about the high impact work we do in the Middle East and to discuss a career in management consulting with us!

Coffee Chats

WHEN: Monday, September 14, 2015 from 9:00AM-5:00PM

WHERE: Ross School of Business, 701 Tappan Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

To register for a 20-minute coffee chat, please click HERE.

WHEN: Monday, September 14, 2015 from 7:00-8:30PM
WHERE: Ross School of Business, 701 Tappan Avenue, Room W2740, Ann Arbor, MI 48109

To register for the event, please click HERE.
We look forward to seeing you there!
For more information about BCG Middle East, please reach out to our recruiting team at

Do you have a passion for storytelling?

LaunchSquad is a leading small/mid size integrated communications agency. We partner with a client base of start-ups and other emerging tech innovators to offer services that include public/media relations, content marketing and creative/video. Here’s our client list as well as some informational case studies on previous client successes.

LaunchSquad will be hiring various Public Relations Account Associate positions for our San Francisco office starting Summer 2015. This role places heavy emphasis on strong writing, critical thinking, information synthesis, creativity, communication and storytelling skills as part of our client work. Given the focus of Michigan’s International & Comparative Studies program, we believe our opportunity could be a great match!

If you’re interested in growing your talents with the Squad, please visit our career page to read about our full-time, entry-level PR Account Associate opportunities in San Francisco and submit your application today. Please note that these positions may start as early as July 1st.

We look forward to reviewing your application!

International Career Pathways

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​​Three ​information-packed​  ICP events are happening ​this​ week–hope to see you there!

​​Each of​ t​hese​ events will be of interest to both undergraduate and graduate/professional students.​
Tuesday​, 9/30, ​6​:00-7:00​ PM​,
Weill Hall Annenberg Auditorium​
Internships with the U.S.

 Department of State​


Tips on how to apply (apply by Oct. 17 for summer!), ​

presented by U-M’s Diplomat-in-Residence, Michelle Jones​

Wednesday​, 10/1, 12 noon-1:00PM,​

Room 1636 School of Social Work Bldg​
Funding for Internships & Research Abroad

Learn about U-M offices that offer competitive grants which can pay for your internship abroad​​;
deadlines start as early as November for summer​
Thursday​, 10/2, 12 noon-1:00PM​ (meet with presenters 1:00-1:30),
Rackham, Amphitheater 4th Floor​

(click on title​ to register, and​ for full details on the mid-career professionals–all UM alumni–this panel features)​
For ​more details​, see 
​Interested, but can’t make it to the event?  See videos of last year’s ICP events at: