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Vladimir Cernavskis: Sharing Knowledge and Experience with Current Students
March 3, 2014, No Comments

“MIIS really shaped me,” says Vladimir Cernavskis (MAIPS ’04). He had worked tirelessly within the Latvian Ministr ...

Alumni Profile - Tricia Bean
Tricia Bean: Nurturing Her “Latin Soul” Through Love of Teaching
February 27, 2014, No Comments

Tricia Bean happily shares that her Venezuelan friends often said she was born in the wrong country with the “soul of ...

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Alumni Enclaves Everywhere!
February 27, 2014, No Comments

Last issue’s article about a group of alumni from the same era working at the U.S. Embassy in Turkey seems to have sta ...

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Where Are They Now? Mawuor Dior
February 27, 2014, No Comments

One of the “Lost Boys of Sudan,” Mawuor Dior (MAIPS ’10) was last featured in the Winter 2011 issue of Communiqué ...

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Petr Lebeda: The Exciting, Rewarding and Never-Ending Challenge of International Development
February 27, 2014, No Comments

“It’s been an exciting journey,” says Petr Lebeda (MAIPS ’01) of the path he has taken since graduating from the ...

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Claudia V. Angelelli: Connecting Translation and Interpretation Studies with Language Education
February 27, 2014, No Comments

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) recently announced the approval of the final draft for Standard ...

The Fast-Growing Field of Medical Interpretation
February 26, 2014, No Comments

The maturing field of medical interpreting in the United States has benefitted greatly from the professionalism and skil ...

Alumni Reunion 2013 Brings Together Generations of Grads
October 24, 2013, No Comments

Over two hundred Monterey Institute alumni from near and far gathered in Monterey for an action-packed reunion weekend t ...

Alumni Profile - Jane Nemcova
Jane Nemcova: Secrets of a Gifted Life
October 22, 2013, No Comments

“Education at MIIS prepares you really well for just about anything,” says Jane Nemcova (MAT ’04), who has taken h ...

Alumni Profile - Himayu Shiotani
Himayu Shiotani: Remembering that Even Dust, if Piled, Can Become a Mountain
October 22, 2013, No Comments

Born in Japan, Himayu Shiotani (MAIPS ’11) spent most of his youth in the foothills of the Himalaya Mountains in India ...

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