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Rackham Interdisciplinary Workshops (RIWs) are designed to encourage the exchange of ideas and collaboration among students and faculty who share intellectual interests but come from different academic affiliations. Additionally, RIWs are designed to help advanced doctoral students form working groups that support the development of research projects and dissertation-writing. The active workshops for the 2018-19 academic year are listed below with links to their unique websites.

Workshop NameWebsite
Alamanya: Transnational German Studies
ArtEco (Art and the Environment)
Assocation of Multicultural Scientists (AMS) - Workshops and Retreat
Balkan Studies
Black Research Roundtable
Causal Inference in Education Research Seminar
Central Concepts in Contemporary Theory
Collaborative Archaeology Workgroup
Complex Systems Advanced Academic Workshop (CSAAW)
Conflict and Peace, Research and Development
Connections and Divisions: Whose University Is It Anyway?
Critical Contemporary Studies
Critical Ethnic and Asian Pacific Islander American Studies
Cuban and Cuban Diaspora Studies
Data Analysis Networking Group (DANG)
Decolonizing Pedagogies
Distanced but Connected: Academia and Comminity in the Time of COVID
Early Modern Colloquium
Engaging Scientists in Policy and Advocacy (ESPA)
Environmental History Interest Group
Eurasia Collective
European History
Exploring Historical Legacies and Memory
Global Education Discussion Group
Health, History, Demography, and Development (H2D2)
Interdisciplinary Science and Policy Initiative for Research Engagement - InSPIRE
Interdisciplinary Seminar in Social Science Methodology
Interdisciplinary Workshop in American Politics (IWAP)
Interdisciplinary Workshop in Comparative Politics
JSIC 2020-21
Language and Rhetorical Studies Group
Latinx Studies Workshop
Law and Society
Literary Translation
LSI Trainees - The Future of Science
Marxisms Collective
Media Studies Research Workshop
Michigan - Earth Science Women's Networks (M-ESWN)
Michigan University-Wide Sustainability and Environment (MUSE) Workshop
Microfluidics in Biomedical Sciences Student Organization
Migration & Displacement Interdisciplinary Workshop
Mind & Moral Psychology Working Group (MMP)
Modernist Studies Workshop
Multidisciplinary Workshop for Armenian Studies (MWAS) 100716
Native American and Indigneous Studies Interest Group (NAISIG)
Palestine and Israel: Destabilizing Discourses
Persianate Studies Workshop
Planning and Architecture Research Group (P+ARG)
Poetry & Poetics Workshop
Political Communication Working Group
Psychedelic Neuroscience & Therapy
Race, Gender, and Feminist Philosophy Working Group
Roman Republic Reading Group
Rural America
Science And Technology
Southeast Asian Studies
Teaching & Learning in the Humanities
The Circulo Micaela Bastidas Phuyuqawa
Topics in Classical Intersectionalities
Transdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Racism & Health Inequalities (RacismLab)
Understanding media in Chinese studies
University of Michigan Ancient Philosophy Working Group
Using SFL to Question and Challenge
Visual Culture Workshop
Workshop for Integrating and Discussing Topics in Healthcare
Women of Color & The Academy: Exploring Race, Research, Representation
Workshop for Behavioral and Experimental Economics

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