Category: Events

What can language assessment data tell us?

What does language assessment data tell us? Lift language proficiency through data collection and intentionally planned instruction When: Thursday, February 25, 6-8pm Where: Design Space, DLC   Objectives of the Workshop: Gain knowledge of ACTFL proficiency guidelines Gain strategies for collecting assessment data Plan purposeful instructional strategies to improve focused areas identified through assessment With […]

Digital Resource Drop-In Lab

Welcome back! DLC staff will be hosting daily drop-in hours during the week of January 25-29 for faculty and course teaching assistants to come by for help with getting Spring 2016 digital resources ready for the start of classes. We are happy to assist with the following: Reviewing your current use of digital resources, talking through […]

SUMMER STUDY: TRADE, DIPLOMACY AND DEVELOPMENT IN CHINA

Taught by Jessica Teets, Orion Lewis, and Wei Liang (MIIS) June 7, 2016 – July 5, 2016 In this proposed off-campus course, we will conduct academic research to explore the topics of trade, diplomacy and development in China. Students will work with the professors to develop projects before the program, including designing appropriate research methodology […]

Brown Bag Lunch Discussion – “Military Support to Foreign Disaster Response”

Mark your calendar to have lunch with Lieutenant Colonel Christopher W. Wendland! Who: All interested MIIS community What: Discussion and Q&A on: Military Support to Foreign Disaster Response When: Tuesday, December 1 (12:15-1:15) Where: Morse B106 Lieutenant Colonel Christopher W. Wendland is the current U.S. Army War College Fellow at MIIS. LTC (P) Wendland worked as a […]

Join us for the IMO Program Debrief Tonight!

Join us from 6-7 PM Monday, November 16 in McGowan 100. Students who participated in the Immersive Learning Program trip to the International Maritime Organization meeting of Contracting Parties to the London Convention and London Protocol on ocean dumping will give a summary of their assigned agenda topic, the results of debate at the meeting, […]

More Professional Headshots!

Back by popular demand! Upgrade your LinkedIn and E-portfolios with a professional head shot by Taylor McCord. Open to all MIIS students, faculty and staff. Day, Time and Place Headshots are happening two days—November 12th from 12:00-2:00 pm & November 13th from 11:00-1:00 pm. They will be taken on the patio between the Lara Soto adobe and the […]

MIIS Students in London for UN’s International Maritime Organization Meeting

Last week a group of 7 students, led by Professor Patrick Cotter, went to London to attend the London Convention and London Protocol on ocean dumping of wastes and other matter at the UN’s International Maritime Organization(IMO) in London. Before leaving for the London Meeting students were asked prepare a position paper on the topics that […]

Story+Maps Brown Bag Lunch Nov 10

What: Story+Maps Brown Bag Lunch When: Tuesday, November 10 | 12:15pm-1:30pm Where: DLC Design Sp@ce Join Institute alumni Andy Stieglitz and Aaron Ebner, founders of the Andean Alliance for Sustainable Development (AASD) in Peru, for a brown bag lunch focusing on using new media approaches to communicating the reach of organizations. The informal event is a […]

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