For MPA student Sophie Dessources, fundraising for her Haitian homeland at the legendary MIIS Follies is what “Be the Solution” is all about.
Katie Klemsem (IPS '05) recalls her experience as a kindergarten teacher in Honduras after Hurricane Mitch left the country devastated.
Professor Tsuneo Akaha promotes the Monterey Way of teaching and learning at universities in Russia and Kyrgyzstan.
Initial speakers have now been confirmed, and ticket purchase and registration are open, for TEDxMonterey on April 16 at the Monterey Institute.
Mary Graham (MAIPS ’04) was recently interviewed by the Voice of America regarding the development work she and her non-profit Practical Small Projects are doing in Mali.
Kate Balzer (MPA '09) discovers her passion for community development through the MIIS experience.
Valkyrie Anderson (IPS '09) explores the anti-human trafficking field, interning with the United Nations Inter-Agency Project (UNIAP) in Hanoi, Vietnam.
Abate Mengesha (MPA '11), a Yellow Ribbon veteran, pursues a public administration degree after years in the US Navy.
Twenty-nine Monterey Institute students are currently on site in Sierra Leone and El Salvador working on faculty-sponsored projects during our interim January term.
Leloba Pahl (IPS ‘10) pursues her passion for social change in Monterey, Washington D.C., and Geneva.