Category: MANPTS

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 ...

TODAY: Amnesty International Executive Director to Speak at MIIS – 6:00pm

Tonight at 6:00pm Steve Hawkins, the Executive Director of Amnesty International, will speak to MIIS students. Don't MIIS this amazing event! Reception to fallow in the McCone Atrium “Bringing Human Rights Home” Before joining Amnesty International USA as its Executive Director, Steven ...

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 ...

Lauryn Agnew: Net Impact & GSIPM Dean’s Seminar 4/15/14

Lauryn Agnew, the founder of Bay Area Impact Investing and President of Seal Cove Financial, is set to speak at MIIS on Tuesday, April 15 at 12:30 pm in McGowan 100. Lauryn has nearly three decades of experience in developing and ...

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

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MIIS Prof. Avner Cohen Releases Materials Shedding New Light on Israel’s Nuclear Decision-Making During Yom Kippur War

Dr. Avner Cohen, professor of nonproliferation studies at the Monterey Institute and Senior Fellow at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies,  released several items from his personal research archive that offer new insights into Israel’s decision not to use ...

IPSS Student’s Blog Features MENA Region

NPTS student Alex Well is a former IPSS participant and his essay "AQAP Then and Now" will be featured in ICPVTR's September edition of Counter Terrorist Trends and Analysis. Other interesting essays and articles on corruption and asset freezing in North ...

Latest Articles Quoting MIIS Faculty and CNS Fellows

Jon Wolfsthal on "Syria: Even If They Hand Over Their Chemical Weapons Stockpile, Could They Still Make More As Assad Fights For His Life?" in International Business Times. Raymond Zilinskas on "Disarming Syria of chemical weapons highly complex, experts say" in ...

NPTS Adjunct Professor and CNS Director of Chemical and Biological Weapons Nonproliferation Program Raymond Zilinskas cited in The New York Times

On 29 August 2013, NPTS Professor Raymond Zilinskas was cited in a New York Times article which featured the possibility of a military strike in Syria in light of the current use of chemical weapons allegations. To access the article, ...

CNS Researchers And NPTS Faculty In The News

Whether it concerns terrorism or nonproliferation issues, the faculty and staff of the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS) and the M.A. Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies (NPTS) program are constantly quoted and featured in the news. Their contribution to ...

Adjunct Prof. and Director of the East Asia Nonproliferation Program at CNS Jeffrey Lewis quoted in Voice of Ameria

In an July 31, 2013 online article of Voice of America, Jeffrey Lewis commented on the announcement from North Korea that long-range rockets will be launched soon. He was quoted saying that he expects "regular launches for the foreseeable future" ...

GSIPM Adjunct Professor Jeffrey Lewis quoted in Washington Post

In one of the recent issues of the Washington Post this week,  Prof. Jeffrey Lewis commented on the situation of the intercepted vessel in Panama which had loaded old weapons from Cuba to be repaired in North Korea. He stated ...

NPTS Prof. Avner Cohen Mentioned on Israeli Nuclear Arsenal

The Canadian The Globe and Mail published an article on Israel's secret nuclear program. Prof. Avner Cohen is mentioned as being one of the two scholars who uncovered documents of the program. Click here for the full article. Prof. Avner Cohen ...

NPTS Adjunct Prof. Jeffrey Lewis Comments on Cuban Arm Shipments

In the Wednesday edition of the McClatchy online forum, Jeffrey Lewis was quoted regarding the current incident in the Panama Canal which involves Cuban arms intended to be shipped to North Korea for repair. Jeffrey Lewis is an adjunct professor for ...

Call for Innovative Projects for Youth for the 2013 UNESCO Youth Forum.

In 1999, the UNESCO launched the UNESCO Youth Forum that have can help achieve positive change.  Social inclusion, civic engagement and participation, social entrepreneurship and innovation, prevention of violence and conflicts, intercultural dialogue, democracy and skills development are among the ...

Adjunct Professor Varnum to Present at Center on the United States and Europe

On June 20, the Center on the United States and Europe (CUSE) will host a discussion on the controversy over Turkey’s civil nuclear energy program and its impact on U.S.-Turkish relations. During the event, Adjunct Professor and NTI Project Manager ...

Dr. Itamara Lochard to present on “Non-State Armed Groups in the Fog of Tweets ” on Thursday, March 28th

Dr. Itamara Lochard, will be joining  the MIIS community as part of our Cybersecurity Lecture Series this Thursday, March 28 from 12:15 - 1:15 PM in Morse B104. Dr. Lochard is the Senior Researcher of International Security Studies at the Fletcher ...

Come to the 2014 International Professional Service Semester Info Session

Where in the world will you go on your International Professional Service Semester? The Graduate School of International Policy and Management (GSIPM) at the Monterey Institute of International Studies offers an International Professional Service Semester (IPSS) each spring semester. The centerpiece ...

CNS Expert Miles Pomper Quoted by Reuters, USA Today, Wall Street Journal and LA Times

Miles Pomper, senior research associate at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS), was quoted by several major national and international news outlets while offering his analysis of events at the Nuclear Security Summit in South Korea: On ...

Application Deadlines Approaching for GSIPM Special Programs

Application deadlines are just around the corner for GSIPM Immersive Learning programs. Use the links below to reserve your spot for a 2012 or 2013 program! Apply by: March 31: International Professional Service Semester (IPSS) April 1: Frontier Market Scouts (FMS) April 1: ...