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.
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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.
The Monterey Institute‘s important role in preparing students for careers in translation and interpretation is highlighted in a Deseret News article by alumnus Adam Wooten.
Members of Dr. William Potter’s arms control negotiation simulation class concluded the semester with a conversation with the “New START” treaty’s chief U.S. negotiator, Assistant Secretary of State Rose Gottemoeller.
Saturday’s winter commencement ceremony saw 102 students from 21 countries graduate from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.
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.
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.
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.
China trade expert Thomas Hout will attempt to answer the question “Are We in a Cold War over Economics with China?” in a Tuesday night lecture at the Monterey Institute of International Studies.
Eight countries and four continents are represented in the Monterey Institute soccer team, which is proving the benefits of international cooperation this year by advancing to the semi-finals of the Monterey Peninsula Soccer League.
News of the commitment by the former Soviet republic of Belarus to eliminate stockpiles of highly-enriched uranium prompted national and international media to cite nuclear materials monitoring data compiled by the experts at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.