Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey


The Communications Office serves as the voice of the Institute and promotes and supports it through a variety of services. Whether you are a reporter hoping to connect with one of our world-class experts, or a campus community member with a story to tell, we look forward to assisting you.

The Communications Office is the primary source of news about the Institute, and also a key resource for campus offices engaged in external communications.


How we can assist you:

Find an expert
Search our database to find a the Institute expert in subjects relevant to breaking news around the world or a variety of human interest topics such as language acquisition and culture. Visit the Find an Expert page for more information and please don't hesitate to contact us if you need help identifying a faculty or staff expert.

ReadyCam studio
All of our Monterey-based experts are now available for live remote television interviews using our on-campus video broadcast studio. The ReadyCam® system allows our world-renowned experts to connect with broadcast news media easily and conveniently, using Enhanced IP™ technology to transmit broadcast-quality HD video over the Internet to anywhere in the world. Contact Eva Gudbergsdottir for all things broadcast media related at evag@miis.edu.

Institute news
Sign up for our monthly News and Events newsletter for the latest information about campus news and upcoming events and opportunities. Send an email to Eva Gudbergsdottir at evag@miis.edu with the subject line "News and Events Sign Up" to subscribe.

The Institute Community

How we can assist you:

Working with the media
Our staff are experienced professionals who deal with media on a regular basis. We can help you prepare for an interview, find a good location, and offer advice and training if needed.

Media training
Do you feel confident doing interviews with television, radio or print journalists? Are you comfortable speaking about your subject or research without using jargon? Has it been a while since you were last interviewed and you are unsure about the changing world of media?

Whether you are looking for some simple tips and advice or longer training sessions, we can assist you. Contact Eva Gudbergsdottir at evag@miis.edu with inquiries - we offer individual and group training.

Getting your message out
Whether you have an event to promote, a publication to celebrate, or any other interesting story to tell, we can help get the word out, both on campus and externally. Please use this form to submit items to the This Week at MIIS newsletter, and/or the digital sign boards around campus.

How to promote your event
Check out our step by step guide to promoting your event, on campus and beyond.

Project management
The Communications Office at MIIS will serve as your project manager when you have need for conceptualization/design/production services. Make an appointment with us and we will help you determine what your communication needs are and develop a plan to achieve your goals.

Share Your Stories!

Tell us about your accomplishments, adventures, projects. We produce content for the Communiqué alumni newsletter, this website, social media, electronic newsletters and other publications and are always looking for interesting stories to tell.