The biennial Monterey Forum drew close to fifty outside scholars to the Monterey Institute to take part in discussions about innovation, collaboration and distance learning in translator and interpreter education with Institute faculty and students.
Recent Graduate Sabina Khan Regular Op-Ed Contributor to NY Times Affiliate in Pakistan
July 8, 2011
Sabina Khan (IPS’10) graduated with a master’s degree in International Policy Studies and a focus on conflict resolution in December of 2010. A mere four months later she had published her first op-ed article “Reforms in Fata,” for the Express Tribune, a New York Times, International Herald Tribune affiliated newspaper in Pakistan. She is now a regular op-ed contributor, publishing two articles a month as well as writing her own blog for the newspaper.
She is a native of South Waziristan, which is a mountainous region in Pakistan bordering Afghanistan and part of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in Pakistan. Sabina came to the Monterey Institute as an advanced-entry student with a graduate degree in Defense and Strategic Studies from Quaid-i-Azam University in Islamabad and is particularly interested in researching and writing about the challenges of governance in FATA.
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