Longtime friend and former Monterey Institute Board of Trustees Chair Laurence P. Horan passed away earlier this week.
Reknowned Author and Activist Reza Aslan will join forces with the Monterey Institute to offer a unique two-day executive education course titled “Social Media, Youth Movements and Dynamic Markets” on July 15 and 16.
According to researchers at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS), there are potentially as many as five chemical weapons production facilities in Syria, a nation currently experiencing widespread civil unrest.
The Monterey Institute of International Studies Student Council awarded the first-ever Student Project Award to the Team Peru project.
The Monterey Institute of International Studies has launched an executive education program for summer/fall 2011, featuring three different tracks of two- to four-day training sessions taught in Monterey.
Seven Monterey Institute students will be working on issues related to marine conservation in Asia, Central and South America, and the United States with support from the new Center for the Blue Economy.
Sabina Khan graduated with a master’s degree in International Policy Studies from the Monterey Institute in December 2010 and is already established as a regular Op-Ed contributor for the New York Times affiliated Express Tribune in Pakistan.
An estimated 300 people gathered at the Monterey Institute this weekend to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Peace Corps, sharing stories, paying tribute to the lasting legacy of volunteers at home and abroad, and savoring food and music from the countries served by MIIS students.
The Monterey Institute has re-launched its Alumni Achievement Awards Program as a way to demonstrate the Institute’s commitment and pride in its alumni. The nomination process is open to the public.
The Monterey Institute has been selected by the Peace Corps as a partner school for the prestigious Paul D. Coverdell Fellowship Program, which combines financial support for returned Peace Corps volunteers with a substantial internship in underserved communities.