Category: MPA

Information for the MPA degree program

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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Applications to January DPMI Trainings in Rwanda and Monterey Due October 31

Development Project Management Institute What: Professional certificate training in international development project planning, facilitation, and partnership Where: Monterey, California or Kigali, Rwanda! When: Monterey (January 6-24, 2014) or Rwanda (January 14-23) Who: Aspiring international development and social change practitioners interested in developing a practical skill-set ...

A Very Happy Happy Hour for the DPMI Community

The DPMI Monterey summer 2013 class had its first happy hour on Wednesday evening at My Attic on Alvarado Street.  Students of the program, alumni, and professionals from the development world had a great time while sharing their experiences and ...

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 ...

Check out the video ‘Doing Good: Promoting Peace – Rotary Peace Fellows Program, Thailand’

The Rotary Peace Center at Chulalongkorn University was established in 2004 to provide a three month, professional development certificate program twice annually to individuals currently working in related fields. Sessions run from January-April and June-August each year with a maximum ...

Catalyst Group Consulting Team’s Capstone Presentation! May 11!

You are invited to the Catalyst Group Consulting Team's capstone presentation! WHEN:MAY 11TH 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (REFRESHMENTS AT 8:30 AM) WHERE: MG 100 WHO: BERYL LEVINGER’S ADVANCED SOCIAL CHANGE LEADERSHIP CLASS Your classmates in Catalyst Group have been conducting an organizational assessment ...

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: ...

Celebrating Foreign Language Education: A Monterey Bay Symposium Registration Information

Check out the link for Celebrating Foreign Language Education: A Monterey Bay Symposium to take place on the MIIS campus on March 10th, 2012. Students should apply for a waived registration fee this week! Registration includes lunch, coffee/tea and treats! If you ...

GSIPM Honors Summer and Fall Frontier Market Scouts and DPMI Plus Fellows!

With 2012 upon us, the Graduate School of International Policy and Management would like to honor the  service of Frontier Market Scouts and Development Project Management Institute professional immersive learning participants. DPMI Plus Participants (summer-fall 2011) Miho Yoshimura - Foundation for Older ...

MPA Capstone Presentations

You are invited to attend the final presentations of MPA capstone students on Friday, December 2, in the McCone Boardroom. Come to support and celebrate the hard work and creativity of fellow students!  Learn about and get inspired by their passion ...

Team Peru: Now Accepting Application for J-Term 2012

   Team Peru:  Now Accepting Applications for  J-Term 2012 Practicum    Interested in traveling to Peru for a J-Term Practicum with Team Peru?  We are now accepting applications. Applications are due Oct. 31st and interviews wil follow. Please find the link to the application here: http://bit.ly/o0G2do   For ...

Opportunity to Review Business Plans with Unreasonable Institute

Unreasonable Institute is offering a unique opportunity to put your skills to use by reviewing entrepreneurial business plans and offer your feedback.  Each year, Unreasonable Institute unites 25 entrepreneurs from every corner of the globe to live and learn under the same roof for six week ...

Hands on Leadership: A Day of Reflection and Learning

Save the Date Friday Morning November 18, 2011 The MPA department is hosting: Hands on Leadership: A Day of Reflection and Learning Mini-workshop: Leaders & Their Followers: A Contextual Relationship Followed by a panel of local leaders

Humanitarian: What it Takes to Help Survivors of Conflict

THE MPA PROGRAM AT MIIS ALONG WITH THE MONTEREY BAY AREA CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN RED CROSS PRESENTS: Humanitarian: What it Takes to Help Survivors of Conflict Susan Burgess Lent is the Program Director for the Darfur Peace and Development Organization. She will ...

IPSS 2012 Second Round Applications Due October 7th 2011!

IPSS has launched the second-round application process that will close Friday, October 7th. In order to be eligible to apply, all applicants must: Have secured an internship assignment or be interested in an open IPSS organization. Have a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Applicants ...

Team El Salvador 6 is Looking for New Applicants!

We are now accepting applicants for Team El Salvador 6!  Our online application is up and running.  We are looking forward to hearing from you! Application Process: Complete the online application and submit all materials (listed on online application) by October 1st. Applicants will be notified via email ...