META LAB and the DLC are collaborating to provide a series of Excel workshops throughout the Fall 2014 semester to support the MIIS community. Learning sessions will progress from introductory topics to more advanced tools and functions. Your facilitator will be META Lab graduate assistant and Data Analysis Teaching Assistant:...
This week Erich Pacheco, Manager of the Ocean Health Index at Conservation International, and Ben Halpern, Professor of Marine Biology at UC-Santa Barbara, will give the talk “Ocean Health Index Regional Assessments: A Tool to Inform Decision-Making and Maximize Sustainable Ocean Productivity.” The series is open to all students and any member of the public interested...
Silent meditation with Julie Johnson, every Wednesday from 12:30-1:00 in CF 452
Please visit the MIIS Cyber Security Initiative Speaker Series Page for more information.
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 […]
MIIS Professor Jinhuei Dai has recently published a book. It is titled Life, Cognition and Teaching Chinese. Congratulations Professor Jinhuei!
Dr. Sakena Yacoobi, founder of the Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL), will give a public lecture at the Monterey Institute on October 29.
Monterey Institute professor Beryl Levinger had the opportunity to work with many MIIS alumni as she consulted on 14 different development projects in 11 different countries.
Curious about Cuba? Spend J-Term with us! Dr. Jan Black will host an info session about the practicum on Wednesday, October 22, 6:00 -7:30 pm in McGowan 100. If you’re thinking about joining the J-Term trip to Cuba, please come to the info session to find out more. This opportunity is open to all current […]
Six second-year interpretation students in Spanish program perform the art of interpretation at Fall Forum on one of the most important challenges of our time: Water. Martina Kinkle, Erin Teske, Alison Woods, Mariano De Anton, Deepti Limaye, & Omkar Kalaskar (from left to right) Spanish interpreters are constantly challenged: Taking out the fluff. Formal […]
Since this semester started, I’ve been focusing my energy on Asian Student Union (ASU), a club that I co-founded with my friend, Erika. The purpose …
(I wrote this yesterday, October 16, 2014, but couldn’t post till today)
Today was a good day. Let me qualify “good” as a new peace corps volunteer. …
A unique tri-lingual TEDxMonterey talk by two MIIS professors and a then-student is featured as an Editor’s Pick on TEDxTalks, offering a live demonstration illustrating the profession of interpretation.