The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration awards Institute alumna Ries the highest honor given to NOAA professionals.
Professor Kathi Bailey of the Monterey Institute of International Studies was awarded the Heinle Outstanding Achievement Award at the National Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages convention in New Orleans last week.
Retired Brig. Gen. Russ Howard (MBA ’74) and adjunct professor at the Monterey Institute is quoted in a widely published Associated Press news wire about the U.S. administration’s new national counter-terrorism strategy.
“Nuclear Politics and the Non-Aligned Movement” is being published as part of the Adelphi book series from the International Institute for Strategic Studies.
The Nuclear Security Summit in South Korea prompted several major national and international news services, including Reuters and USA Today, to seek out experts at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies for comments.
On March 28, Dr. David Brady, deputy director of the Hoover Institute and Stanford University professor, will lecture on the upcoming U.S. presidential election at the Monterey Institute of International Studies.
The coming week will see the Monterey Institute play host to a lecture by former Secretary of Defense William Perry, a human rights conference featuring actor/activist Mike Farrell, and a talk by localization expert Cameron Jahn (MBA ’09).
Monterey Institute alumni from all over the world have rallied to support the newly founded Stephen A. Garrett Scholarship Fund for Ethics and International Affairs, established by the Garrett family last year.
A pair of Monterey Institute graduates are working to launch a community-supported fishery they call “Local Catch Monterey,” with the aim of creating reliable demand for local fishermen while supplying local customers with reasonably priced seafood.
One hundred and twenty students, alumni, faculty and staff of the Monterey Institute have already contributed their stories to the MIIS Around the World Campaign -- but the goal is to reach 500.