The rapidly evolving Syria crisis has led national media to seek out leading chemical weapons and nonproliferation experts at the Monterey Institute and its James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.
Veterans bring a wide range of experiences to their studies at the Monterey Institute, where they are encouraged to build on their skills and expertise to prepare for a new stage in their careers.
Students in the Monterey Institute’s translation and interpretation programs were inspired to see their very own Professor Laura Burian acting as First Lady Michelle Obama’s official interpreter during her recent visit to China.
The internationally focused Middlebury Institute’s Cyber Security Initiative offers a holistic approach to cyber policy issues, combining intellectual expertise, strong partnerships and vast networks.
Dr. William Potter, director of the Middlebury Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, has been awarded the highest honor given by the Chilean government for his work on disarmament and nonproliferation.
For the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, the new year begins with a new name for the 60-year-old graduate school with a global reputation.
The Middlebury Institute’s Graduate Initiative in Russian Studies offers students “unique opportunities” to build their understanding of Russian culture and language according to students, who especially value the program’s focus on relevance to their academic and career interests.
If landing a dream job is the goal of most graduate students, then MIIS could be said to be in the business of making dreams come true, as many students graduating this weekend are already close to attaining their goal.
“Embrace uncertainty” became the adopted theme of an intensive English program offered by the Institute’s Custom Language Services in November for 36 civil servants from Taiwan.
Graduate researchers and Monterey Institute students Leslie Wukstich, Jonathan Prohov, and Marc Elliott recently presented their research related to terrorist financing to a visiting delegation of 20 senior Chinese government officials.