Earlier this month, University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel took his first official trip outside the country to visit China. According to Vice Provost James Holloway, who also traveled to China with the President, the purpose of the trip was to strengthen existing connections and build the foundation for new opportunities.
Below you can find media coverage of his trip from multiple sources:
Detroit Free Press - "U-M President Heading to China." June 22nd 2015
Michigan Daily - "Schlissel travels to China for first University visit abroad." July 14th 2015
China Youth Daily - “密歇根大学看重的是与中国的合作.” July 27th 2015