“Blown away,” “powerful speakers” and “the most energetic crowd ever” are among the descriptions members of the sold-out TEDxMonterey 2013 offered about the April 13 conference at the Monterey Institute.
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The Monterey Institute is hosting an art installation as part of the global Inside Out Project, celebrating the collective power of individuals and the importance of community, as part of the lead-up to the April 13 TEDxMonterey conference at MIIS.
Monterey Institute faculty and staff led students on career-focused trips to Washington D.C. and Silicon Valley over spring break, visiting potential employers and networking with alumni eager to help students starting their careers.
Eleven Monterey Institute students witnessed history at the UN during spring break when they were able to listen in on the negotiations of the first global conventional arms treaty and interact with numerous stakeholders.
On Saturday, April 13 the Monterey Institute will again host TEDxMonterey, offering a full-day schedule of exhilarating, thought-provoking and inspiring talks.
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.
Monterey Institute alumna Jenifer Carter (MATESOL ’97) is channeling her extensive international experience to “find the world” in her own backyard, teaching at North Salinas High School and introducing her students to MIIS.
Monterey Institute students Karla Micheli and Natalie Alfaro tell the stories of the people they met during an eventful summer internship in Nicaragua in a photo exhibit now on display at the Monterey Museum of Art.
Students at the Monterey Institute come together to voice their hope for women and girls around the world.
One hundred employers will gather in Monterey on Friday, March 8 to recruit students and graduates at the annual Monterey Institute Career Fair, including 30 Institute alumni now filling the role of recruiters.