This past summer, four Monterey Institute students served as Peace Fellows for the Advocacy Project, working on such diverse issues as women’s reproductive rights in Nepal and helping families of victims in Peru find closure through forensic anthropology.
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.
On August 20, the Institute will showcase the research and consulting work of students from the Graduate School of International Policy and Management in all-day event.
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.
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.
This summer, three Monterey Institute students are working as Peace Fellows for the Advocacy Project working on diverse projects in Ghana, Nepal and Peru.
The Peace Corps announced today that the Monterey Institute had the fourth-highest number of students enrolled in Peace Corps Master's International programs of any graduate school in the nation.
Inspired by the Monterey experience, Sarah Percoulis (MPA '09) empowers youth in her hometown of Detroit, Michigan.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration awards Institute alumna Ries the highest honor given to NOAA professionals.