Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

MIIS Chapter of National Organizations

Amnesty International

As a chapter of Amnesty International USA, we share the same mission statement "to conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights, and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated." We will also have special focus on local issues and on advocating issues of interest to our members, the local community and the MIIS community.

Club President: Stephanie Nelson

Vice President: Eric Chavez

Club Email: amnestyinternational@miis.edu

I.N.M.M. (Institute of Nuclear Materials Management)

The Institute of Nuclear Materials Management is the premier organization in the field of protection and management of nuclear materials, and as such offers students unique learning and networking opportunities. The purpose of our club is to students broaden their understanding of the nonproliferation field through our club events and activities.

Club President: Amina Afzal

MIIS Peace Corps Club

This is a place for all MIIS RPCVs, Fellows, PCMIs, and students considering Peace Corps to join together as a Peace Corps community to exchange experiences, thoughts, and organize events promoting the Third Goal.

Club President: Julianne Scott

Club Email: Peacecorpsclub@miis.edu

MIIS Rotaract Club

The MIIS Rotaract Club shares a common mission with the world’s largest service organization, RotaryInternational:to address needs in our Monterey community and support global projects. Through fellowship and service projects, Rotaractors complement our sponsoring Rotary Club’s many volunteer, fundraising and awareness-raising activities, which are all designed to foster the values of education, health, and human dignity.

Club President: Bernadetta Ruch

Net Impact at MIIS

Net Impact at MIIS is committed to Net Impact's mission to mobilize a new generation to use their careers to drive transformational change on campus, in the workplace and the world.

President: Patty Viafara

Toastmasters International MIIS Chapter

The mission of a Toastmasters club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every individual member has the opportunity to develop oral communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth. Through this mission, each Toastmaster gains a clear understanding of the club’s purpose, and the organization as a whole benefits from a shared set of values and goals.

Club President: Jeremy Borgia

Club Treasurer: Susan Asselin

Vice President of Membrship: Jenny Cho

Club Email: toastmasters@miis.edu