“Are we safer in the dark?” is one of the questions posed by Dr. Thomas Blanton, director of the National Security Archive, at a seminar at the Middlebury Institute this week, continuing the debate about the balance between government transparency and national security.
Dr. William Potter, director of the Middlebury Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, has been awarded the highest honor given by the Chilean government for his work on disarmament and nonproliferation.
Dr. Lassina Zerbo, head of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization, visited the Monterey Institute recently and inspired students in the simulation course on the 2015 NPT Review Conference.
Monterey Institute alumnus Peter Evans says the professional development opportunities provided during his studies helped him “stand out amidst the crowd of job seekers.”
After simulating nonproliferation treaty negotiations for a whole semester in class, three Monterey Institute students had the opportunity to experience the real event at the United Nations headquarters in New York.
Find out what makes the NPTS program so fascinating. Watch Tom Gray's "MIIS Experience in 60 Seconds."
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Monterey Institute alumnus Himayu Shiotani (MAIPIS ’11) graduated from researching arms control issues in California to helping implement an international small arms agreement for the United Nations.
The Monterey Institute celebrated another great year in 2013, highlighted by wonderful student achievements, strong employment numbers for graduates, and visits by the UN Secretary-General and the former president of Kyrgyzstan.