Nine Middlebury Institute International Environmental Policy Students are pursuing fully-funded internships at top marine organizations around the world this summer as Center for the Blue Economy Summer Fellows.
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Fifty students and mid-career professionals from all over the world gathered in Monterey and Washington, D.C. in May and June to attend Design, Partnering, Management and Innovation (DPMI), an intensive program in international development and social change.
A day spent at the Marine Mammal Center in Marin, CA is always an amazing day. My organization, Root Solutions is working with the Marine Mammal Center to help them spread the message about the dangers of marine debris, and the negative effect it is having on all sea creatures, specifically marine mammals. So in […]
The Middlebury Institute this week welcomed students from 32 states and five countries for the eight-week Summer Intensive Language program.
Major fellowships and scholarships awarded to Middlebury Institute students this year include Fulbright, Boren, California Sea Grants and U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarships.
To all of my blog readers, I hope you will enjoy this entry written by guest authors: my 8th grade English students in Cameroon! A Guide to Bafia Written by 4eme B (German and Chinese) of G.H.S. Bafia Edited by Laura Preston, Peace Corps Volunteer, English Education, Bafia, Cameroon (2015-2017) Government High […]
Imagine absolute darkness. The lightless, shockingly empty void is a velvety thick colorless black. That is what the ocean can be like, at night. It …
The heat as usual was unbearable. As I walked in the dust down the road at midday I could see I wasn’t the only one suffering. Men sat at the local bars, swatting at flies as they sipped at their lukewarm beers, silently contemplating unknown thoughts. Women sat or laid out on their porches with […]
I’m not going to lie. A Christmas where I can surf, swim, and sleep without being stressed out and in good company is a pretty darn good Christmas. Happy Holidays from Limbe, Cameroon!
MiddCreate Workshop + Brown Bag Lunch, Tuesday June 14, 12:00-1:00, in the DLC Learning Lab. Come see more examples of how you can use multiple MiddCreate applications together!
Three Middlebury Institute alumni facilitated communications with foreign dignitaries at the May inauguration of Tsai Ing-Wen, Taiwan’s first female president.
MIIS Chinese T&I Graduates Interpret at Inauguration of Taiwan’s First Female President Tsai Ing-Wen, Taiwan’s first female president who was sworn in on May 20, 2016 Cindy Tao (MACI ’12) interprets between President Tsai (right) and U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce Marcus Jadotte (left). Cindy became a staff interpreter with Taiwan’s Ministry of […]
Ongoing monitoring of the coral nurseries in Tanagan have revealed that my dive team in Tanagan are mermen! I have never seen anyone so capable, …
Hello everyone, An all MIIS team of interpreters just finished the Clean Energy Ministerial and Mission Innovation Meeting in San Francisco. Professors Laura Burian and Barry Olsen were interpretation team leaders for this event. There was interpretation between English and Chinese, French, Korean, Japanese and Spanish. All interpreters either are faculty or graduates of MIIS, […]
Middlebury Institute MBA students traveled to Mexico this spring to research grass fed beef production for a comprehensive market study they conducted for a client.