Three students from Iraq are currently enrolled in the Monterey Institute’s Intensive English Program, preparing to matriculate into graduate programs in language teaching and business administration as part of the Iraqi government’s ambitious new scholarship project.
MIIS Faculty Member Critiques Afghanistan-Pakistan Strategy in "Foreign Policy in Focus"
April 16, 2009
Posted April 16, 2009
The Institute for Policy Studies-sponsored Web journal Foreign Policy in Focus last week published a dialogue on U.S. counter-terrorism policy in South Asia featuring Sharad Joshi of the Monterey Institute. Joshi, who is a research associate with the Monterey Terrorism Research and Education Program (MonTREP) and an adjunct faculty member in the International Policy Studies program, argues for a coordinated Afghanistan-Pakistan strategy and stresses the ineffectiveness of the Pakistani government’s policy of cutting short-term deals with local tribal leaders. Read the full article and accompanying dialogue.
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Eighty-six students from four local high schools took part a series of language- and culture-focused workshops at the Monterey Institute in an event marking International Education Week.