“[The student] consistently went above and beyond to complete her assignments… preparing a complete two-day training… to accompany a new advocacy guide we were developing. [She] worked efficiently and was always prepared with materials. She took ownership of the project, often exploring new ideas on her own time. On numerous occasions, [she] would share a new idea she’d found by talking with professors, colleagues, [etc.]”
IPSS Supervisor at Mercy Corps
Population Surveyed: May, August, December 2013 Graduates
Survey Response Rate: 46%
Average Reported Salary: $42,893
Percentages based on alumni employed or actively seeking employment. Alumni who are not seeking employment for reasons such as continuing their education, postponing their search etc. have been excluded.
Nonprofit/Nongovernmental Organization: 31%
Population Surveyed: Students in Summer 2014
Survey Response Rate: 93%
Secured Opportunity: 95%
Average Reported Salary: $16.50 per hour
Middlebury Institute alumna Kathleen Motzenbecker MAIPS ’97 helps Minnesota businesses compete in the global marketplace, and has been called the “state’s economic ambassador.”
The fastest growing group in the American electorate is Hispanic voters—a reality reflected in the Hillary Clinton presidential campaign’s decision to hire Middlebury Institute alumnus Jorge Silva as director of Hispanic media.
Middlebury Institute alumni participating in relief efforts in their native Nepal gave updates on the situation after the catastrophic earthquake on Saturday, and described the challenges ahead.
Middlebury Institute alumnus and born storyteller Vinod Bhasker has published the first book in a fictional trilogy accounting a young man’s journey from a comfortable upbringing to the harsh reality of military training in India, life as a young officer and time spent as a student at a university not unlike MIIS in the U.S.
Middlebury Institute alumna and military trailblazer Jill Morgenthaler shares practical leadership lessons from a long and varied career in her new book, “The Courage to Take Command.”