Five Chinese MIIS students were specially invited to the official celebration of China’s spring festival in San Francisco, where the consul general thanked the students for promoting positive U.S.-China relations and the Monterey Institute for offering the students a quality education.
Avner Cohen, senior fellow at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies , was recently interviewed for the nationally broadcast program “Conversations with History.”
Monterey Institute President Sunder Ramaswamy received the 2011 Education Award on Saturday at the Monterey County Business Council’s 15th Gala and Economic Vitality Awards.
Chinese President Hu Jintao’s visit to the U.S. generated wide media coverage this week, including high-profile articles quoting two Monterey Institute experts.
CNS Senior Fellow Avner Cohen was cited by the New York Times and other international media this week in stories speculating on Israel's efforts to slow Iran’s progress toward developing a nuclear weapon.
Professor Pushpa Iyer and 12 students from the Monterey Institute of International Studies and Middlebury College are sharing the stories they heard and witnessed on their January trip to Sierra Leone with assistance from The Women’s International Perspective.
As a result of this spring‘s Memorandum of Understanding between the Monterey Institute and the American University in Cairo (AUC), AUC will host a January session of the Institute‘s popular DPMI training.
Professors Tom and Pat Manley of Middlebury College, specialists in the study of oceans and water, are using the Monterey coast as a virtual classroom for students in their J-term course on coastal dynamics and management.
Former “Lost Boy” Mawuor Dior (MAIPS ’10) returned to his home country of Sudan after more than two decades away, in time to submit his ballot on the question of whether to establish an independent South Sudan.
Lucy Jodlowska and Kiersten Anderson are working to assess the needs of impoverished women bead makers in Uganda and evaluating the program that allows them to sell their product in the US.