Michael Erard, author of “Babel No More: The Search for the World’s Most Extraordinary Language Learners,” will talk about his search for world’s best language learners at a May 2 public lecture at MIIS.
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The Monterey Institute of International Studies is a vibrant campus community with an abundance of global connections and interesting stories to tell. Our students teach and learn in multiple languages and put their graduate professional education to work all over the world in contexts ranging from economic development to language education to international business to nuclear nonproliferation to conference interpretation to global environmental initiatives. You can find student stories sprinkled across this site and in our MIIS Spotlight. Some of those stories are also told in our Communiqué newsletter, and in our news releases. You can find an expert on your own, or contact us for more information.
Dr. Charlie Clements, executive director of Harvard’s Carr Center for Human Rights Policy will deliver the keynote address at the Monterey Institute’s second annual Human Rights Fair.
Offering supporters the opportunity to “be here every day” on the Monterey Institute campus, the Institute’s leadership gathered on Friday to unveil a new, interactive donor recognition wall.
A scholarship has been established in honor of Dr. Jonathan B. Tucker, a longtime staff member at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, who passed away last year.
For 25 years, Monterey Institute students have embraced the opportunity to share their food and culture with the larger MIIS community at the annual International Bazaar.
The Monterey Institute’s marine policy research hub, the Center for the Blue Economy, celebrated its first year in operation with an April 12 reception in Monterey.
County officials commissioned Monterey Institute professors Jeff Langholz and Fernando DePaolis to study and quantify the economic impact of agriculture on the region.
The Monterey Institute played host to a sold-out TEDxMonterey conference on April 13, featuring 22 presenters exploring our diverse human connections to the ocean and its resources.
The Peace Corps’ latest rankings place the Monterey Institute in a tie for third in the nation in terms of the number of students enrolled through the Peace Corps Master’s International program.
The Monterey Institute student chapter of Net Impact joined forces with the Bay Area non-profit organization Teens turning Green, for ReStyled, an eco-friendly fashion show to promote sustainable living.