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Environmental Policy Students Attend UN Meeting in London

As part of a course on “Managing International Marine Pollution,” seven Middlebury Institute environmental policy students had the opportunity to experience a United Nations diplomatic meeting in London firsthand, meeting with delegates and other stakeholders.

Story Circle: “Don’t ask where I’m from, ask where I’m a local”

What do you do when someone asks you the loaded question, “Where are your from……wait, where are you really from?” This can be a challenging question, especially in a world of multi and complementing identities. Borders and nationalities don’t necessarily define us; they are constructs, inconstant and potentially stifling. The Intercultural Digital Storytelling Project (IDSP), Committee for Intercultural Communication, […]

Still looking for January workshops?

Did you know that all MIIS students are able to take International Professional Service Semester workshops this January? IPSS workshops include: High Value Organizational Consulting, Designing and Evaluating Interventions, Quantitative Analysis with Excel, and Applied Qualitative Data Collection and Analysis. In Designing and Evaluating Interventions (IPSS 8531 A, 1 Credit, Pass/Fail) January 6-7, 2016 with Instructor […]

Upstairs Remodel Scheduled for December & January

DLC staff are excited about scheduled plans to remodel the upstairs balcony in our open work environment. As you see in the 3D rendering above, the upstairs balcony will be removed and a set of two nearly floor to ceiling 8′ wide storefront style windows will be installed. The upper window portion will be able to […]

Brown Bag Lunch Discussion – “Military Support to Foreign Disaster Response”

Mark your calendar to have lunch with Lieutenant Colonel Christopher W. Wendland! Who: All interested MIIS community What: Discussion and Q&A on: Military Support to Foreign Disaster Response When: Tuesday, December 1 (12:15-1:15) Where: Morse B106 Lieutenant Colonel Christopher W. Wendland is the current U.S. Army War College Fellow at MIIS. LTC (P) Wendland worked as a […]

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A Pair of TESOL Alumnae Team Up in Taiwan

Middlebury Institute alumnae Sarah DeMola and Emily Quade, both Fulbright scholars and graduates of the Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages degree program, recently teamed up in Taiwan to launch the Fulbright Engish Teaching Forum.

Beginning SDL Trados Workshop

Translation Students! Learn how to create and maintain Translation Memories with a workshop just for you. Using TMs will help you to maintain consistency throughout your translations. It also means you will be able to use your previous work as a tool to speed up your own translation process. Use of TMs is standard industry […]

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