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Immigrants translate skills, find jobs in Michigan
Global Detroit Staff
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Many immigrants and refugees in Southeast Michigan left professional careers behind when they left their native countries. Global Detroit tells us about Upwardly Global, a program that helps immigrants adapt professional skills learned abroad to the workplace in Metro Detroit.
Celebrate Year of the Horse at Detroit-Chinese gala event
Model D staff
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Gov. Snyder is the keynote speaker at this high level international gala at Cobo Center. It's a celebration of the Chinese Year of the Horse, historically a good time to forge new business relationships.
City kids: Diversity is a strength in Hamtramck Public Schools
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
In Hamtramck, where immigrant families from all over the world have settled for generations, students are as likely to speak Arabic or Bengali as they are English. Amy Kuras discovers how the public schools are meeting the challenges of a multicultural population.
International students at Michigan schools present opportunities for economy
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
This Wednesday, Oct.16, Global Detroit and the Michigan Global Talent Retention Initiative release a report detailing where international students in the state are working after they graduate. Andrew Sokoly gives us a preview.
Global Detroit: Let's celebrate National Welcoming Week
Tuesday, September 17, 2013
U.S.-born residents join with immigrants and refugees in a spirit of unity across Michigan and the rest of the country for National Welcoming Week. Christine Sauvé of Welcoming Michigan teams up with Global Detroit for this report.
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Planet Ant production explores Hamtown diversity
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