The Monterey Institute hosted 130 students from four local high schools for a day of interactive sessions inspired by International Education Day.
“I eavesdrop shamelessly,” confesses Ann Flower, assistant director of library services at the Monterey Institute, who enjoys stepping forward when she observes students or faculty grappling with research-related questions.
The recent Monterey Institute Career Fair produced a record number of job interviews for students and was hailed as a great success by employers and students alike.
For MPA student Sophie Dessources, fundraising for her Haitian homeland at the legendary MIIS Follies is what “Be the Solution” is all about.
A group of eight Japanese-American faculty and staff members at the Monterey Institute of International Studies announced a fundraising drive Monday aimed at supporting earthquake relief efforts in Japan.
The new Betty and David Jones Language Scholarships will support supplemental language training for up to 50 incoming Monterey Institute students annually for the next three years.
Brigadier General (ret.) Russell D. Howard, a Special Forces veteran and MIIS alumnus, has been appointed director of the Monterey Terrorism Research and Education Program (MonTREP) at the Monterey Institute.
Close to 40 Monterey Institute students and faculty members from the International Education Management program attended a recent NAFSA: Association of International Educators conference, with eight presenting there.
Two Monterey Institute student clubs, the Chinese Student Association and Gay & Co., are co-sponsoring an evening event with Chinese gay rights activist Fan Popo, featuring a screening of two of his short films, a lecture and discussion.
Establishing a tradition of career-focused “treks,” the Institute students toured a number of organizations in the Bay Area last Friday, with sustainability as the central theme for a day of networking with alumni and exploring career options.