Students at the Monterey Institute of International Studies are taking advantage of a wide range of professional development opportunities offered during the month-long January winter term.
First year MPA student James Reavis kept in touch with the friends he made during the Summer Intensive Language Program in Arabic at the Monterey Institute in 2006 by sending out regular email newsletters. Those newsletters became a cultural phenomenon during his time in law school and were recently published in a book by Carolina Academic Press.
Professor Nüket Kardam and her students explore how grassroots leadership promotes development and social change in the Monterey Bay area.
When she's not teaching class, MPA Professor Mahabat Baimyrzaeva pursues her passion for karate.
Adriana Taboada (MPA '11) explores the diverse Monterey Institute student body at the Morse Building.
YuFei Wang (MPA '11) leads workshops on cutting-edge digital media tools at the Digital Media Commons.
Lucyna Jodlowska (MPA/MBA '11) adopted an interdisciplinary approach to empower women in Uganda to meet their basic needs and transform their lives.
The Monterey Institute expands access to its graduate programs with a new method for students to meet the school’s language requirement.
As a result of this spring‘s Memorandum of Understanding between the Monterey Institute and the American University in Cairo (AUC), AUC will host a January session of the Institute‘s popular DPMI training.
Monterey Institute Professor Kelley Calvert explores the long term effects of the BP oil spill on communities in the Gulf region as well as its secondary impact on California’s Central Coast in this week’s Monterey County Weekly cover story.