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Songs from China 2014 performance

WMU international student organizations and offices host numerous free events celebrating IEW 2015.

Internationalize your education in the palm of the mitten

International Week begins Nov. 15.

Western Michigan University will highlight various countries and cultures during its annual observance of International Education Week, set for Sunday through Saturday, Nov. 15-21. Information and schedule.

Study Abroad Fair 2015

Thank you to everyone from the WMU campus community and in our worldwide network of study abroad providers who helped Study Abroad showcase the hundreds of incredible opportunities WMU offers to study, intern, or work overseas and earn academic credit! The photo contest was a great success! See all submissions in this Facebook gallery.

Study abroad, in a word

Check out what five recent study abroad alumni had to say when we asked them to sum up their experience in a word or two.