Posted with the UN’s Department of Peacekeeping Operations in Haiti, Michael Goble (MBA ’90) is working around the clock to help identify bodies pulled from the rubble of Port-au-Prince.
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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.
Reuters Story on Google’s Possible Withdrawal from China Picked Up By NY Times, Washington Post, Multiple Other Outlets
CNS Director Bill Potter will testify before a special hearing of the House Foreign Affairs Committee on the subject of export controls this Friday at Stanford University.
The June 2010 conference near Washington, D.C. is designed to connect interpreting professionals in multiple related disciplines.
Publications in Turkey and the U.S. quoted CNS Senior Research Associate Miles Pomper this week regarding prospects for a conclusion in the New Year to the long-running START talks between the United States and Russia.
Twenty-nine Monterey Institute students are currently on site in Sierra Leone and El Salvador working on faculty-sponsored projects during our interim January term.
An article by Senior Research Associate Chen Kane of the Institute’s Center for Nonproliferation Studies suggests that reduced interest in nuclear power among its Middle Eastern neighbors helps to justify the heightened attention being paid to Iran’s program.
Senior Research fellow Gordon Hahn of the Institute’s Monterey Terrorism Research and Education Program was interviewed by Voice of America Russian-language service reporter Michael Gutkin.
The New York Times explores the emerging possibilities for a wide-ranging agreement on nuclear arms control between the United States and Russia, quoting CNS Senior Research Associate Dr. Nikolai Sokov.