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Customizing Moodle

If you are a returning student, you have probably been surprised by Moodle’s new look, hopefully in a good way! The new Moodle has new features that will allow you to customize your page, and it also looks less cluttered and more sleek! Under Courses tab, if you click on My Courses, you can customize […]

Career Fair New Approach

MIIS Career Fair(s): A New, More Targeted Approach

The Middlebury Institute will host three career fairs connecting talented students with employers this year: a language-focused fair in Monterey, and policy and management-focused fairs in San Francisco and Washington D.C.

Upcoming Info Sessions for IPSS, DPMI, and Tunisia

IPSS 2016 http://www.miis.edu/academics/monterey-abroad/service-semester Info Session: Thursday, February 12, 2015, 12-1pm @MG100 Application Deadline: September 1st, 2015   DPMI, DPMI + http://www.miis.edu/academics/short/development-management Info Session: Thursday, Feb 26, 2015, 12-1pm @CF452 Application Deadline: Summer 2015: Early Review – March 1st, 2015; General Application Deadline – April 1st, 2015 Winter 2016: Early Review – September 1st, 2015; General Application Deadline – […]

Did you know about Course Hub?

How is everyone’s first week of school going? If you are frustrated by wading through the long list of past and current courses on Moodle to find the right one, or if you are baffled about where to find the E-Reserves or the password to access it, or if you just wish for a little […]

J-term for MIIS Students, Off and On Campus

For J-term 2015, we had 70 students go to five countries on four continents. Sonia Esquibel, who was on the Peru Practicum on small-scale farming, sent me the wonderful photo of Team Peru (to the right). She wrote the following about her journey, “I have really enjoyed working with students from MIIS, MIDD, AASD, and Professor […]

2015 Colloquium Theme Focus: Commercializing Impact Investing

Practical and Inspiring Thought Leadership A graduate course and high-profile speaker series featuring leaders and practitioners working to provide solutions to some of the world’s greatest challenges. Impact Investment is investment made with the intention to generate measurable social, environmental and financial return. Impact investing deploys multiple sources of capital – private, philanthropic and public […]

GSIPM Welcomes New Dean – Kent Glenzer

    As the new graduate assistant with the Graduate School of International Policy and Management (GSIPM) office, I had the opportunity to sit down with Associate Professor Kent Glenzer and talk about his new position as dean of GSIPM. He will be replacing Yuwei Shi for an 18 month term as GSIPM Dean. First […]

Holland Center

Holland Center Reopens After Extensive Renovations

The Holland Center on the Middlebury Institute campus has reopened after extensive renovations and now features a new kitchen area, several study zones, and outdoor seating around a beautifully landscaped patio.

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