The biennial Monterey Forum drew close to fifty outside scholars to the Monterey Institute to take part in discussions about innovation, collaboration and distance learning in translator and interpreter education with Institute faculty and students.
Building on the success of last year’s conference, TEDxMonterey returns to the Monterey Institute on April 15 with a new lineup of guest speakers, this year addressing innovation.
The Monterey Institute’s strong ties with the Peace Corps were highlighted this week as the Institute announced Peace Corps Director Aaron S. Williams as its spring 2011 commencement speaker, and a local paper published a lengthy article about the PCMI program at MIIS.
Professor Kathi Bailey of the Monterey Institute of International Studies was awarded the Heinle Outstanding Achievement Award at the National Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages convention in New Orleans last week.
Dr. Peter Shaw's language teaching students host the "Kumar Trade Fair" and learn how they too can make a difference.
High school students from Seaside, Monterey and Carmel participated in a cultural trade fair, language lessons and other activities to celebrate International Education Day at the Monterey Institute on November 19th.
Last Saturday’s Northern Regional CATESOL conference at the Monterey Institute offered hundreds of teaching professionals the opportunity to consider the changing landscape of language education.
Three students from Iraq are currently enrolled in the Monterey Institute’s Intensive English Program, preparing to matriculate into graduate programs in language teaching and business administration as part of the Iraqi government’s ambitious new scholarship project.