Attend this workshop on stress management with Eva Giedt, on Sept. 18 from 12-1:00 in the DLC. Sign up at go.miis.edu/keepcalm.
Silent meditation with Julie Johnson, every Wednesday from 12:30-1:00 in CF 452
Information, Communication and Technology in Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Relief, presented by Dr. Linton Wells, II. Friday, Sept. 12, from 1:00-2:00 in V499.
Create your e-portfolio. Two sessions: Sept. 16 from 1:00-2:00, and Sept. 17, from 8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Being held in the DLC Design Sp@ce, Mcgowan 001. Bring your laptops!
META LAB and the DLC are collaborating to provide a series of excel workshops throughout the semester to support the MIIS community. If you have specific questions or are using excel for a class, please complete this short survey so we can tailor the session to your needs. If you’re interested in learning more about […]
Broadcast Yourself! Pilot meeting of the MIIS Radio club on Friday, Sept 12, from 11:00-noon in the DLC.
Michelle Zaragoza, IEP, left the United States to begin her Peace Corps service as an Environmental Education Promoter in Nicaragua last month. What follows is an excerpt from her blog: “My Journey as a Peace Corps Master’s International Volunteer” How it all began (152 days til departure): March 5th: Just another regular Wednesday morning. I […]
Hauling away plastics… and other garbage
beach clean up – one of many bonfires burning waste
Sorry for the infrequent updates. I promise, it will be better …
Monterey Institute students traveled to over 30 countries this summer for internships and other professional development opportunities where they were able to build on their course work and apply their learning.
This is a story about a chair. Although there are still about two weeks left in Major League Baseball’s regular season, the New York Yankees chose an arbitrary day this week to honor short-stop Derek Jeter on the occasion of his retirement. Beyond being unarguably one of the greatest players in the history of the […]
The Monterey Institute’s Fisher MBA in Global Impact Management program was ranked highly in Net Impact’s guide for prospective graduate students.
- Blog contributed by Maritza Munzon, MPA/IEM ‘15 I was in Kenya a total of two months; at the time it felt longer, maybe because it’s a slower pace of life in Kisumu, or maybe because compared to a year at MIIS anything else seems to go at a snail’s pace. Whichever the case, slow […]
When: Thursday, September 18th at 12:15-1:30 Where: Irvine Auditorium The NetImpact Club and the MBA Student Association will co-host an on-campus presentation of Social Impact Investor & Venture Philanthropist, Bud Colligan. John C. “Bud” Colligan is a forward-thinking community activist, social entrepreneur, investor and company builder. Bud is co-founder of Pacific Community Ventures, a non-profit community-development organization, partner at […]
The Monterey Institute and UC Santa Cruz have signed a memorandum of understanding that will allow undergraduate students in the UCSC Linguistics Department to receive credits towards their graduate degrees in language teaching at MIIS.
Former U.S. Defense Department CIO Dr. Linton Wells has joined the Monterey Institute’s Cyber Security Initiative, where he will conduct research on security and humanitarian applications of cyber.
The fall semester is underway and we at the DLC are proud and excited to welcome you back with reinvigorated spirit. For returning students, the DLC has undergone some interesting new changes, and for new students, the DLC welcomes you into the family. Our work is housed at the intersections of education and technology, so if […]