Category: Events

Upcoming Info Sessions for IPSS, DPMI, and Tunisia

IPSS 2016 http://www.miis.edu/academics/monterey-abroad/service-semester Info Session: Thursday, February 12, 2015, 12-1pm @MG100 Application Deadline: September 1st, 2015   DPMI, DPMI + http://www.miis.edu/academics/short/development-management Info Session: Thursday, Feb 26, 2015, 12-1pm @CF452 Application Deadline: Summer 2015: Early Review – March 1st, 2015; General Application Deadline – April 1st, 2015 Winter 2016: Early Review – September 1st, 2015; General Application Deadline – […]

GSIPM Welcomes New Dean – Kent Glenzer

    As the new graduate assistant with the Graduate School of International Policy and Management (GSIPM) office, I had the opportunity to sit down with Associate Professor Kent Glenzer and talk about his new position as dean of GSIPM. He will be replacing Yuwei Shi for an 18 month term as GSIPM Dean. First […]

Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale

Dear Colleagues,   You and your students and colleagues may be interested in attending or presenting at the upcoming 12th annual Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale on March 28-29, 2015. We are also currently accepting social enterprise abstracts for presentation, as well as applications for the $10,000 and $5,000 GHIC Innovation Prize. Global Health & […]

Carnegie Foundation Summit on Improvement in Education

When: March 2-4, 2015 Where: San Francisco What: The Second Annual Summit on Improvement in Education Who:  attendees come from across all aspects of the education field, from kindergarten to higher ed, practitioners to policymakers, funders to researchers. For more information: http://carnegiefoundationsummit.org/program/about/ Questions? Contact 877-842-3110 or summitreg@carnegiefoundation.org  

Lecture on the intersection of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Human Computer Interface (HCI)

Spence Green is a recent Ph.D graduate in Computer Science at Stanford University. He works with Chris Manning and Jeff Heer and is a member of the Stanford NLP Group and the UW Interactive Data Lab. Spence is currently researching the intersection of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Human Computer Interface (HCI). He has also worked on syntactic parsing, machine translation, and coreference […]

Daniel Ikenson from CATO Talk – Debunking Trade Myths

On December 3rd, the Trade Club will be hosting Daniel Ikenson from CATO for a talk on debunking popular trade myths. The impetus is to develop a general understanding of trade and trade policy that has been badly misinformed by the perpetuation and persistence of certain myths. The program is centered around presentation, discussion, and […]

Hult Prize at MIIS – Tomorrow!

Join us tomorrow at 4:30 in the Irvine Auditorium as student teams present their social business ideas to tackle President Bill Clinton’s 2015 Challenge of Early Childhood Education in the Urban Slum and Beyond.  The event will be Emceed by Program Chair Jeff Dayton-Johnson and our panel of judges will include: – Yuwei Shi (Dean, […]

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