Monterey Institute student Tyler Steer (MPA ’11) says participating in the Big Sur Marathon was daunting because a busy school life kept him from training by the book, but in the end “the whole experience was perfect.”
Leading journal Foreign Policy has published an essay by Dr. William Potter, founding director of the Monterey Institute's James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, outlining the importance of nonproliferation education in the wake of the recent Nuclear Security Summit.
The grant will support the research of James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies Senior Fellow Ward Wilson on the changing nature of the international debate about nuclear weapons.
The MIIS chapter of the global service organization Net Impact will help prepare the Hilton Bialek Biological Sciences Habitat at Carmel Middle School for the growing season.
Last Friday, Ambassador Yukiya Amano, the newly-elected director general of the IAEA, spoke to a large group of Monterey Institute nonproliferation students.
The annual Critical Issues Forum conference in Monterey culminates a year-long program giving high school students from both nations the opportunity to work with MIIS nonproliferation experts.
Assemblymember Bill Monning, who taught international negotiation at the Monterey Institute before winning election in California’s 27th District, will play a key role in implementing health care reform as the new chairman of the Assembly Health Committee.
The devastating earthquake in Haiti has made communication difficult, but four of five MIIS alumni known to live and work in Haiti have been confirmed alive and safe.
Monterey Institute students will offer simultaneous interpretation of TEDxMonterey speakers in seven languages, all streamed live online.
The New York Times reports on the new venture between Middlebury and K12, building on the language expertise embodied in Middlebury College, its Language Schools, and the Monterey Institute.