Monterey Institute students flocked to a full-day schedule of wide-ranging workshops and discussions all across campus on Career Focus Day, helping them to start thinking about and preparing for a successful career after graduation.
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Career Stories from Students and Alumni
Pablo Chang-Castillo (MAT ‘01/MACI ’02) met his partner Julian Brasseur (MATI ’02) in Paris on a Monterey Institute exchange program. They both graduated from MIIS and have taken their moveable feast around the world enjoying amazing careers as interpreters.
Alexis Gabriel (MBA/IEP '13) combined her business and environmental policy skills to make a difference in South Africa.
When Akihiko Sasaki (MATESOL ’03) recently celebrated his doctoral degree in English language teaching and learning, at his side was his thesis supervisor and mentor, Dr. Osamu Takeuchi – a fellow MIIS alumnus.
Marina Pascual Olaguibel (MACI '99) talks about working for the highest level court in the European Union.
Joel Post (IPS '13) tells us how his experiences at the Monterey Institute were invaluable at his summer internship in Japan.
Anja Mondragon (MAIEP/MBA '13) spent the summer in paradise working on an environmental conservation project in Belize.
Deirdre Durrance (MACI '86) talks about her experiences as an interpreter and translator for the past 20 years.
Lauren Ames (MATI '13) talks about her experience interpreting at the 2012 London Olympics.
Two Monterey Institute alumni are helping the environment by delivering fresh local seafood to the Monterey Bay area.