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Accepting Leadership Applications NOW – Team El Salvador Leadership

Team El Salvador Practicum 2014-2015 Call for Leadership Applications Team El Salvador (TES) is seeking three student leaders to lead the Team El Salvador 9 Practicum during its 2014-2015 program year. Do you want to gain skills in leadership? International Development? Environmental ...

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

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 on ...

Need help with journalistic writing? Mark Schapiro is here to help! Updated w/correct email address

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Program Evaluation, Design, and Monitoring Intern with Mercy Corps in Liberia

Mercy Corps is an International non-profit organization whose mission is to alleviate suffering, poverty and oppression by helping people build secure, productive and just communities across the globe. Mercy Corps manages programs in 43 countries, with a FY13 budget of ...

Not sure where to start with your job search or career planning?

Start with yourself: the tools from Net Impact in this link are designed to help you focus your priorities and personal values, to lead you to the next step in your professional planning. Explore Net Impact for more inspirations, guidelines, ...

CNS Faculty in the news, broadcasting from the new On-campus Broadcast Studio

Less than a week after the installation and testing of the equipment was completed, the studio worked to support the appearance of Dr. Jeffrey Lewis on PBS Newshour, where he offered commentary on the Iran nuclear agreement. The video segment ...

Program Coordinator for SF-based Matter

Matter is looking for a Program Coordinator to join their full-time team and help them continue to build an impactful experience for their entrepreneurs to help them change media for good. Matter supports entrepreneurs building scalable media ventures that create a ...

Opportunity for NPTS folks and students interested in EU-NATO relations!

Q&A with NATO Spokesperson about EU-NATO relations: The upcoming European Council summit in December is the first since 2005 to focus on EU defense. This is an opportune moment to debate EU-NATO relations. Those interested in transatlantic relations will have a ...

Did you KNOW?

  If you are interested in job opportunities, internships, and/or fellowships, and if you want to know what employers require in terms of experience and qualifications, the International Organization Careers Job Alert might be a right fit. You can sign up ...

UNEP, ELI, and Partners Launch Global Knowledge Platform for Environmental Peacebuilding

Who said that peacebuilding and the environment are two separate things?! At the nexus of environmental policies and conflict resolution, more and more research is being done to analyze the inherent problems of resource scarcity, pollution and reconstruction in the ...

MIIS faculty in the news

News and cross-postings from the MIIS Blog: Panel discussion on ocean preservation in the Monterey Herald News from the MIIS Cyber Security Initiative CNS mentioned in USA Today Dean Shi quoted in Huffington Post       Op-ed by Avner Cohen in the New York Times       MPA Prof. Kardam speaks at Pacific ...

Assistants needed!

GSIPM will be hosting a group of undergraduate students and faculty members from Osaka University this Sunday and Monday, October 27th and 28th. These students are on a study tour of several American universities, and are working on thematic project. We ...

Do you know what to do in case of an emergency?

Ever asked yourself what to do in case of an emergency? Well, there exists a guideline for emergency response and threats at the Security webpage. Click here for more information. The map below will also show you the exit routes ...

Free Books in McCone Building!

Want a copy of an International Economics books or booklets on Nonproliferation? You can find copies and slightly outdated versions in a bookshelf outside Prof. DePaolis's office on the first floor in the McCone Building.

IPSS January Pre-Departure Workshops Announced

The International Professional Service Semester (IPSS) program at MIIS recently announced it's January 3-20, 2014 workshop schedule. A summary of workshop offerings is as follows: “High-Value Organizational Consulting" (IPSS 8530A) Jan. 3, 4, 5; 12-5pm “Designing and Evaluating Interventions" (IPSS 8531) Jan. ...

NY Union Semester Internship (stipend, scholarship, academic credit)

The Joseph S. Murphy Institute for Worker Education and Labor Studies is currently accepting applications for spring 2014. The NY Union Semester  combines hands-on experience at a New York City labor union or other worker host organization with academic course ...

Call for Applications: Fellowship, The Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University

The Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University has opened their yearly call for fellowship applications. This opportunity is for those who wish to spend the 2014-2015 academic year in residence in Cambridge, MA as part of Berkman's ...

The online portal for 2014-2015 fellowship applications in now open.  The application deadline has been extended to November 1, 2013 Named in honor of NED’s principal founders, former president Ronald Reagan and the late congressman Dante Fascell, the Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows ...

International Summer School in Forced Migration, Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford, 2014

Plan your summer 2014 and travel to the UK to attend the International Summer School in Forced Migration, hosted by the Refugee Studies Centre in Oxford. The event runs from July 7 to 25. The summer school offers an intensive, interdisciplinary ...

Frontier Market Scouts: Changing the Flow of Money

  Wendell Berry said "the past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it. But we will escape it only by adding something better to it."  For many students ...