MIIS Around the World
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The greatest hope of Bishnu Adhikari (MAIEP ’07) is that the humanitarian development work he and his colleagues undertake will someday make international aid unnecessary: “I hope one day to be out of a job!”
Danielle Johnson (MPA ’12) learned valuable lessons about relief work this summer while assisting with the rehabilitation of oiled birds affected by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Based in Quito, Ecuador, Aimee Maron (MPA '06) has built a career as a social media consultant for sustainable development organizations in Latin America.
Paula Manrique (CI '09) shares how her Conference Interpretation degree in Spanish, English, and French has helped her transition to a career as a freelance interpreter.
Alumnus Nicolai Banck (MBA '01) shares how the Monterey Institute experience helped him launch his international business career.
Mike Garnett (TESOL '10) spent four years teaching English in Aleppo, Syria before joining the Monterey Institute's TESOL program.
Meredith Benton (MPA ’10) is earning credits toward her master’s degree in Public Administration while working on international election projects for the Carter Center.
Emily Sloane (MAIEP '09) found her career path - with a few stops along the way - through networking while still at MIIS.
Monterey Institute student Faraaz Mahomed (MAIPS ’10), a self described “Amnesty Groupie,” says putting the skills and knowledge from class into practice was an invaluable experience.