Wang Chu Chien-Wen Summer Research Awards

Are you a rising sophomore, junior, or senior looking to conduct interested in research? You have an incredible opportunity this summer through the Wang Chu Chien-Wen Research Awards, which aims to give motivated undergraduates the opportunity to spend a summer conducting faculty-mentored research. If you have a socially-engaged design research interest, C-SED is here all […]

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42 Hours of Re_Creativity – Register by March 5th

ArtsEngine is back at it again with another incredible Makeathon style event promoting interdisciplinary design work! Gather your team or enter as an individual looking for a team and spend March 9-11 tackling the key sustainability issues of the world with reused materials. 42 hours of Re_Creativity this year is themed around Transportation Solutions: Getting Here, […]

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optiMize 5th Anniversary Showcase – March 23, 7 PM

Explore the incredible work being done by some of U-M’s most inspiring students! Join optiMize in celebrating 5 years of impact and the 2017-18 optiMize fellows will present their work on stage! Furthermore, watch new projects gain over $200,000 in seed funding while also hearing updates and commentary from optiMize alumni. Come thoughtful and leave […]

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International Design Experience in China!

If you are interested in multi-disciplinary design abroad, here’s a great opportunity for an exciting global experience this summer! Work with Bosch in Shanghai to solve global engineering design challenges and gain valuable intercultural experience working with students from Shanghai Jiao Tong University! Apply by March 7th!

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Nature Academy Summer Internship Opportunity – Paid, Full-Time

Looking for an internship in Ann Arbor? Love nature? The Nature Academy Internship at Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum is hiring up to 40 University of Michigan students for full-time, paid internships. There are a variety of opportunities available, including work in gardening, maintenance, facilities, visitor engagement, information mapping, and administration among others. Build […]

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Foundation for Sustainable Development Opportunities

Are you seeking to put your sustainability knowledge, community engagement skills, and design expertise to work? The Foundation for Sustainable Development has  a wide range of internship, research, volunteering, and service trips which span the globe. Furthermore, FSD is offering an early bird discount! Applicants who pay program fees before March 1st will receive a […]

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Hillel Design Contest – Submit by Feb 23rd

Want a chance to flex your design muscles on a fun project for a student group? Help Michigan Hillel design their Tzedakah (donation) box. If your submission is accepted you (or your team) will be funded up to $800 to create your design and win $500 dollars. Submissions are due Friday, February 23rd and more […]

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Sustainability without Borders Event – Feb 12, 7 PM

If you are seeking opportunities to understand the co-curricular development work happening at the University,  Sustainability Without Borders has a great event! Learn about their work in Detroit, Peru, Liberia, Mexico, China, and Brazil at “Around the World with SWB”!  This community engagement event includes fun activities from ongoing projects and information about upcoming SWB Executive Board elections.   […]

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Organizing for Action Workshop – Feb 10 8:30 AM – 5PM

The Initiative for Inclusive Design is hosting an Organizing for Action Workshop, focusing on social issues, planning, and accountability. Learn how to transform your thoughts about and experiences in design into meaningful action from discussion with experts and peers. Understand the impact of thoughtful design on our shared context and become an activist through your […]

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