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On Saturday June 16th, VIPP took a trip to the Ford River Rouge Assembly Plant and to the Henry Ford Museum.

Published: Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

On Saturday June 16th VIPP took a trip to the Ford River Rouge assembly plant and Henry Ford Museum. This field trip was a part of Ian Leighton's class Exploring Michigan where the students are able to supplement their learning with many fun and insightful field trips.


Siyabulela Mandela

Published: Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018
Author: Lisa Devon Fruge
Department: African Studies Center

Join University Outreach and Engagement as they welcome Siyabulela Mandela to MSU. Mandela is a South African scholar and diplomat from Nelson Mandela University and former youth pioneer at the Nelson Mandela Museum in Mthatha. He will engage a conversation with MSU students around activism, politics, and cultural heritage.


In May 2018 VIPP hosted USDA Cochran Fellows for a workshop on restaurants and hotels.

Published: Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

In May 2018, VIPP hosted USDA Cochran Fellows for a workshop on restaurants and hotels.


VIPP Participants took a trip to the Burgdorf Winery in Haslett Michigan on June 8th as a part of the VIPP Class "Discovering Michigan"

Published: Thursday, 14 Jun 2018
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

VIPP Participants took a trip to the Burgdorf Winery in Haslett Michigan on June 8th as a part of the VIPP Class "Discovering Michigan".


VIPP Releases Testimonial Video

Published: Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

VIPP has released a testimonial video produced by the MSU Alumni Association and our participants from the China International Publishing Group.


The VIPP graduation ceremony was held Sunday, June 10th. Everyone gathered together to celebrate the achievements of the Summer 2018 Graduating Participants.

Published: Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

The VIPP graduation ceremony was held Sunday, June 10th at Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center at Michigan State University. Everyone gathered together to celebrate the achievements of the graduating participants. Each graduate received their certificate for completing the Global Professional Education Programs or Specialized Global Professional Education Programs.


Alumni pose at the 2018 international alumni reunion.

Published: Monday, 11 Jun 2018
Author: Office for International Advancement
Department: Office of the Dean

More than 85 Spartans and their families gathered together for a memorable weekend in Yogyakarta, Indonesia for the international alumni reunion. Spartans traveled from across Indonesia, China, Malaysia, Singapore, and the United States to attend this year's reunion hosted by the MSU Alumni Club of Indonesia.


Azalia William Kyando, co-founder of Guavay Company Limited

Published: Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018
Author: Youth Empowerment Program
Department: Office of the Dean

As a child growing up in Tanzania, Azalia William Kyando always dreamed of making a difference. He is accomplishing his dream by running an innovative hybrid organization, Guavay Company Limited, which helps local farmers and solves some of Dar es Salaam's waste management complications.


Advancing Young Women Professional Program - 2018 cohort

Published: Friday, 01 Jun 2018
Author: Lisa Devon Fruge
Department: African Studies Center

LEARNING THROUGH EXCHANGE:
East African entrepreneurs, MSU, and external partners connect via the Advancing Women Agribusiness Entrepreneurs and Innovators Professional Fellows Program


On Thursday, May 17th, Dr. Kiwon Kang and VIPP participant Yusik Kim visited the Michigan Economic Development Corporation.

Published: Thursday, 24 May 2018
Author: VIPP
Department: Visiting International Professional Program

On Thursday, May 17th, Dr. Kiwon Kang and VIPP participant Yusik Kim visited the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. Mr. Kim is an assistant director of the transportation division for the Gyeonggi government. He is doing an independent study on the US public transportation system at MSU.