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Pathways to Resolution Event

On THURSDAY October 30th in Morse B104 at 12pm, Conflict Resolution Association will be hosting an event that will feature representatives from Center for Civil-Miltary Relation at NPS, Mandell Gisnet Conflict Center at the MCOL, Restorative Justice Partner, and Global Majority. These representatives will talk about their approaches, professional experience, and internship opportunities for students. Lunch will […]

MIIS Student Published!

Susan Spano has been published in the AARP magazine. Spano is a PCMI TESOL student, currently studying in Artashat, Ararat Marz, Armenia.
Congratulations Susan!

MIIS Faculty and Alumni Published!

Language Learning Beyond the Classroom is a new book of case studies edited by David Nunan and Jack Richards that focuses on how successful language learners are actively engaging language outside of academic settings. Published by Routledge, this volume touches on five broad topics: Involving the learner in out-of-class learning, Using technology and the internet, Learning […]

Meet the Japanese Interpreters!

The word for “Constitutionally” in Japanese is 憲法上, which takes up half as much space. Japanese is usually a space-efficient language. That doesn’t mean it’s easier when we interpret, though! The linguistic distance between Japanese and English sets a extremely high bar for interpreters. Having developed on islands at the eastern and western ends of Eurasia, Japanese and English […]

Liu Chang Takes Third at Cross-Strait Interpreting Competition

Second-year interpreter Liu Chang took third place at the 5th Cross-Strait Consecutive Interpreting Competition which was held on October 19th at Xiamen University in Xiamen, Fujian Province, PRC. Ms. Liu was in competition with 25 talented student interpreters from the major Chinese translation and interpreting programs at universities in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, the U.S., […]

ISSP Conference 2014 Speaker Highlight: Jeffrey Hollender and Hunter Lovins

Greetings! ISSP Conference 2014 is coming up.  This week, ISSP is proud to highlight two outstanding speakers and their events: Jeffrey Hollender and Hunter Lovins.  In addition to their sessions, both Jeffrey and Hunter will be inducted into the ISSP Sustainability Hall of Fame.  Register now to hear Jeffrey and Hunter, and to take advantage […]

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