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.
The Monterey Institute’s MBA Student Association and the MIIS chapter of Net Impact joined forces this season to organize a toy collection and fundraiser for low-income families.
Monterey Institute Students Elizabeth Romanoff and Jorge Silva capitalized on their language and organizational skills as translators and assistant coordinators for the official Mexican Soccer Delegation at the World Cup.
Every sort of artwork from photography to video collages has been on display at the Monterey Institute’s Holland Center this week as part of the annual Art Around the World show sponsored by the student club Artists without Borders.
The MacArthur Foundation has awarded the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies a two-year, $475,000 grant in support of education and training programs in the areas of nonproliferation and terrorism.