cultural & social

Netflix Party with the IC

Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Netflix Party

Description: The IC is hosting a Netflix Party* screening of Always Be My Maybe**! All you need to do is register, and we’ll send you the movie link on the day of the screening. Once you download Netflix Party, you’ll be able to watch the movie and chat with others in attendance. Grab your computer, some popcorn, and enjoy the show!

You will need a Netflix subscription to join. If you don’t have a subscription, Netflix is offering a free 30-day trial that you can cancel at any time.

Ask Me!

Friday, August 6, 2021
Ask Me Summer 2021

Description: “Ask Me!” Q&A sessions are informal peer-led virtual question-and-answer sessions in which new international students can ask our Summer Orientation Peer Advisors questions and connect with other new students. 

Please note that because this event is led by student staff, we are unable to answer immigration related questions.

April Birthday Celebration

Tuesday, April 11, 2023
Birthday Celebration - April 2023

Description: Join us as we celebrate international students and scholars with birthdays in April.

We'll have cake and coffee. We encourage you to bring your friends together to celebrate your birthday!

We're planning to be in the International House, which is an indoor space with tables and chairs!

Register here!


Virtual International Student Lunch Conversation

Wednesday, September 22, 2021
International Student Lunch Conversation

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 (CAPS) are offering, share resources for your mental health, and more, but you are also open to bring your own topics of conversation.  Feel free to eat your lunch during this event!

Virtual Coffee Chat

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Virtual Coffee Chat

Description: U-M has made sweeping changes over the past few weeks to help keep everyone safe and healthy. Join this virtual chat with IC staff about University responses related to the COVID-19 virus, resources for social distancing (but still keep your social life!), and other general health tips during this time. Registration is encouraged in case there are any changes to technology links.

Valentine's Day at the IC

Friday, February 14, 2020
Valentine's Day

Description: Valentine's Day is celebrated annually on February 14. Come learn more about this holiday while enjoying snacks and themed crafts!

Note: This is a drop-in event, not a formal presentation. 

Registration: Your RSVP is appreciated for planning purposes. Please register here.

Taste of Culture: Lunar New Year

Friday, January 20, 2023
Lunar New Year 2023

Description: Join us to celebrate and learn more about the Lunar New Year holiday, which is celebrated across several countries in Asia.

This event will include some traditional foods offered for you.

We're planning to be at the International Center (Student Activities Building), an indoor space with tables and chairs!

Please register if you plan to come so we can determine how many treats to purchase.



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