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Business & Culture

A Virtual Practicum


Solve Problems, Build Skills—
Across Cultures

Register for Business & Culture: A Virtual Practicum—a new, action-learning course on international business cultures connecting you with your peers from Egypt, Lebanon, Libya and the USA. Problem-solve and collaborate in a global team environment.

This course is open to all majors at the University of Michigan, business students at the American University in Cairo and the American University of Beirut, and students in Benghazi, Libya. Capacity is limited.

The program will equip young people in the U.S. and MENA regions with the skills they need to communicate, problem-solve and collaborate in a global team environment—all essential 21st century skills in an interconnected world.

The course is organized by the William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan. For more information, contact


U-M Students

Register to reserve a spot in this one-of-a-kind learning experience (BA 310) for Winter 2020.

AUC & AUB Students

Register through your University to reserve a spot for your school’s Spring 2020 semester.

Libyan Students

Apply now to reserve a spot in this unique course.

Students On Virtual Exchange

“Having the chance to work on a team, exchange ideas, and learn from your team members is a unique opportunity.” Mira Ruder-Hook

U-M student

“You will make friendships with different people from different cultures and backgrounds from you, so you will face many problems and you will have to solve them to make your idea succeed, and this will help you in accepting and respecting others opinions, which will make a great impact on your life.” DiaaEldien Ahmed Abdalfatah Yousef Behary

Egyptian student