Arriving this week for orientation, this fall’s incoming class includes citizens of 32 countries, speakers of 25 languages, and nine Fulbright scholars—and more than 10 percent of the class will be enrolled in the brand-new Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies degree program.
International Policy Studies
On August 20, the Monterey Institute will showcase the research and consulting work of students from the Graduate School of International Policy and Management in all-day event.
James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies Experts William Potter, Gaukhar Mukhatzhanova and Avner Cohen authored three of Amazon’s current “Top Ten Hot New Releases in Arms Control” list.
This summer, six faculty members from Tomsk Polytechnic University in Russia are participating in a unique Monterey Institute program designed to enhance communication between nonproliferation officials in the U.S. and Russia.
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.
Professor Pushpa Iyer and 12 students from the Monterey Institute of International Studies and Middlebury College are sharing the stories they heard and witnessed on their January trip to Sierra Leone with assistance from The Women’s International Perspective.
On the June 29 edition of PBS Newshour, Monterey Institute Professor Vassilieva discussed possible effects of the recent Russian spy charges on US-Russian relations.
Monterey Institute alumnus Ahmad Waheed (MAIPS ’09) co-authored an article in the Asia Times addressing the socio-economic ramifications of the recent poppy blight in Afghanistan.
This summer, three Monterey Institute students are working as Peace Fellows for the Advocacy Project working on diverse projects in Ghana, Nepal and Peru.
Daniel Hadley and Jaime LeBlanc-Hadley will study Chinese at Middlebury College this summer before entering the International Policy Studies program at the Monterey Institute in the fall.