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.
Students at the Monterey Institute of International Studies are taking advantage of a wide range of professional development opportunities offered during the month-long January winter term.
The Monterey Institute, renowned for its training of translators, interpreters and language educators, will celebrate International Translation and Interpretation Day with a multilingual festival.
Russia‘s new conviction of Mikhail Khodorkovsky led PBS NewsHour to ask Monterey Institute Professor Anna Vassilieva to put the news into perspective.
First year MPA student James Reavis kept in touch with the friends he made during the Summer Intensive Language Program in Arabic at the Monterey Institute in 2006 by sending out regular email newsletters. Those newsletters became a cultural phenomenon during his time in law school and were recently published in a book by Carolina Academic Press.
Jeffrey Lewis, Nikolai Sokov and Miles Pomper of the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies have been quoted in number of national media outlets regarding the ratification of the “New START Treaty” between the U.S. and Russia.