Eight Chinese students at the Monterey Institute of International Studies were recently invited to a special reception by the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, where they were praised for their commitment to promoting positive relations between Chinese and American youth.
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Students in the Intensive English Program at the Monterey Institute of International Studies learned about U.S. culture this week by preparing a traditional Thanksgiving feast and sharing with each other what they are thankful for at this holiday.
High school students from Seaside, Monterey and Carmel participated in a cultural trade fair, language lessons and other activities to celebrate International Education Day at the Monterey Institute on November 19th.
Last Saturday’s Northern Regional CATESOL conference at the Monterey Institute offered hundreds of teaching professionals the opportunity to consider the changing landscape of language education.
Concerns about the security of nuclear materials and the prospects of a new nuclear arms treaty with Russia led National Public Radio and the Boston Globe to seek out CNS experts for comment.
Monterey Institute Fisher MBA students hosted a successful Fisher International Business Forum this Sunday featuring panelists from IDEO, CISCO and Callaway Equity Partners.
The Veterans Organization at MIIS hosted a reception honoring student veterans on the eve of Veterans Day, joined by Congressman Sam Farr.
U.S. Congressman Sam Farr, Peace Corps representative Janet Allen, and Monterey Institute faculty, staff, and students gathered on November 5 to celebrate the Fisher International MBA program’s 15 years of participation in the Peace Corps Master’s International program.
Ambassador Alan Wolff, former U.S. deputy trade representative and currently director of the Monterey Institute’s International Trade and Development Policy Initiative, was quoted in Wednesday’s New York Times in an article about trade with China.
Dr. Reza Aslan, author of the international bestseller “No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam,” will deliver a public lecture at the Monterey Institute of International Studies at 6:00 p.m. on November 4 in the Irvine Auditorium.