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Satomi Kobayashi: A Balancing Act to Find Fulfillment
June 19, 2014, No Comments

Growing up in Japan, Satomi Kobayashi (MATFL ’97) always dreamt of traveling the world and volunteering for the good o ...

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Washington, Monterey Alumni Chapters Leading the Way
June 18, 2014, No Comments

The year 2014 promises many new initiatives for the Monterey Institute alumni chapter communities. The Alumni Relations ...

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The MIIS 2014 Alumni Achievement Awardees:
June 18, 2014, No Comments

This spring marked our third consecutive year of alumni, staff, faculty and friends nominating outstanding alumni for a ...

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Belinda Braunstein: Strong Sense of Community Within TESOL Program
June 18, 2014, No Comments

“There is a really strong sense of community that continues after we leave Monterey,” says Belinda Braunstei ...

Alumni Profile Helga McIntyre
Helga McIntyre: “My Friends, My Friends, My Friends…Oh, and a Career, Too!
June 18, 2014, No Comments

A satisfying career is a great outcome of graduate school but when Helga is asked about the greatest take away from her ...

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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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