A new memorandum of understanding between the Organization of American States and the Monterey Institute of International Studies will provide unique post-graduate opportunities for interpretation students.
Translation & Interpretation
Second-year Monterey Institute conference interpretation students gained invaluable experience this week interpreting a Panetta Institute Lecture Series event featuring notable guest speakers and area high school and college students.
Four Russian Translation and Interpretation students from the Monterey Institute went to Kazakhstan as volunteer interpreters at the Asian Winter Games, where their training and professionalism immediately landed them added responsibilities.
Five Chinese MIIS students were specially invited to the official celebration of China’s spring festival in San Francisco, where the consul general thanked the students for promoting positive U.S.-China relations and the Monterey Institute for offering the students a quality education.
Amanda Townsend, Arielle Weisman, Amber Slaton, and Lauren Scott worked as an interpreting team at the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean in Santiago, Chile during winter term.
The Monterey Institute‘s important role in preparing students for careers in translation and interpretation is highlighted in a Deseret News article by alumnus Adam Wooten.
Eight Chinese students at the Monterey Institute of International Studies were recently invited to a special reception by the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, where they were praised for their commitment to promoting positive relations between Chinese and American youth.
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.
The Monterey Institute of International Studies and Language Services Associates, a global translation and interpretation service provider, recently announced the establishment of a new scholarship fund for language scholars at MIIS.
Six Monterey Institute students participated in a highly selective UN summer internship program in translation and interpretation.