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Earth Day Pop Up Lunch & Working Session: Innovating “Green Teaching” Practices

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Co-sponsored by the MIIS Sustainability Council and the Digital Learning Commons, the biased toward action agenda for this lunch-time working session is the question: “How might we improve and encourage innovation around ‘green teaching’ practices that improve the student learning experience while also achieving campus pro-sustainability goals?” e.g. reducing paper use, conserving energy, leveraging new technologies […] Continue reading

DPMI to launch training in Kisumu, Kenya June 9-20; Fellowship options post-training

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Call for Applications for DPMI Kenya Program* *Please note that that this program is still pending final approval by MIIS/MIDD Global Operations Committee. -Learn side-by-side Kenyan development practitioners on a USAID Forward initiative. -Complete a client project for improving access … Continue reading Continue reading

Zambo Scholarship Available to MBA Degree Candidates

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The Fisher International MBA Program invites applicants for the 2014-2015 Les Zambo Scholarship Program. Zambo Scholars will receive a grant of up to $12,000.00 towards tuition for MBA studies. Award may be applied to Summer 2014, Fall 2014 or Spring … Continue reading Continue reading

How DPMI impacted my life in 60 seconds!

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It’s been 10 years since DPMI was first launched. Numerous DPMI alums have implemented tools and strategies inspired by their training to provide creative solutions on a global and local level. In the coming months we will be highlighting this … Continue reading Continue reading

TODAY: Amnesty International Executive Director to Speak at MIIS – 6:00pm

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Tonight at 6:00pm Steve Hawkins, the Executive Director of Amnesty International, will speak to MIIS students. Don’t MIIS this amazing event! Reception to fallow in the McCone Atrium “Bringing Human Rights Home” Before joining Amnesty International USA as its Executive … Continue reading Continue reading

Attend a Lecture on Sustainable Development and the Private Sector

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  This week’s Global Problems and Solutions Colloquium Speaker is Jeri Jensen, of Business Driven Development LLC.  Jeri will give expert insight about the field of sustainable development, impact investing, and the intersection of economic policy and development.  Anyone interested … Continue reading Continue reading

Dr. Itamara V. Lochard – GSIPM DEAN’S SEMINAR SERIES #23

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How does a digitized 21st century and the word “Cyber” impact your field of studies? Please join Dr. Itamara V. Lochard with the Monterey Cyber Security Initiative (MCySec) to learn how they address the role of information and computer technology … Continue reading Continue reading

Lauryn Agnew: Net Impact & GSIPM Dean’s Seminar 4/15/14

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Lauryn Agnew, the founder of Bay Area Impact Investing and President of Seal Cove Financial, is set to speak at MIIS on Tuesday, April 15 at 12:30 pm in McGowan 100. Lauryn has nearly three decades of experience in developing … Continue reading Continue reading

Intro to Screen Recording Workshop!

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WORKSHOP: Intro to Screen Recording. April 17, 12:30-1:30 at the DLC. With Camtasia, you can easily record, narrate, and edit your onscreen activity to create professional-quality videos. Come learn the basics of narrated screen capture as well as how to share your videos. Continue reading

The Monterey County Weekly covers Steve Pifer’s visit to MIIS

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Steve Pifer, Colloquium speaker and former US ambassador to Ukraine, was featured in an article of the Monterey County Weekly.  The article highlighted his pivotal and unplanned timing in Monterey: “His lecture was set up far ahead of the bloody, … Continue reading Continue reading