Category: Summer Programs

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 ...

“ARE YOU RELENTLESSLY PURSUING PEACE?”

Will you only be satisfied in your life and career if you make real and meaningful impact? Are you entrepreneurial, deeply driven, and obsessed with finding innovative solutions to our world’s most intractable problems? Do you want to collaborate with ...

Summer Peacebuilding Institute 2014 At Eastern Mennonite University, VA

Interested in: Gaining new skills or knowledge? Enhancing already existing skills? Meeting people from more than 30 countries and sharing stories and experiences? Then mark your calendars for SPI 2014! Course offerings and instructors for 2014 are now published online. This year SPI is ...

Caux Scholars Program. Limited Spots Available

The Caux Scholars Program (CSP) is a month long summer peacebuilding institute for young leaders, aged 21-35. Since its founding in 1991, CSP has 409 alumni from 105 countries. The Program equips scholars with the inspiration to be the change ...

Join Frontier Market Scouts for a Social Event after SOCAP September 4

In the spirit of SOCAP (Social Capital Markets), we invite you to continue (or join!) the conversation on social enterprise and impact investment with your friends at the Monterey Institute of International Studies and the Frontier Market Scouts Program. When: Wednesday, ...

PTD Students Visit Google and Experiment With New Technology

The Peace, Trade and Development Program is over but the students left with quite some impressions. One of the highlights was the visit to Google Headquarters in Silicon Valley where students were able to see new technologies and innovations.   Over a ...

Cross-cultural Experience And Farewell For Our IUBP Students From Shandong

International Undergraduate Business students from Shandong, China concluded their cross-cultural experience with a fun-filled weekend in San Francisco. Three weeks of class, interspersed with tours around the Monterey Bay,  as well as to Santa Cruz and the South Bay went ...

Peace, Trade, and Development Students Give Back To Local Food Banks

This past Saturday (August 3, 2013), 18 participants in the summer Peace, Trade and Development program and three MIIS staff traveled to Watsonville, CA to glean organic leeks for local food banks. The opportunity was organized by the local nonprofit ...

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 ...

FMS Domestic Program Still Accepting Applications for SE and Impact Investing Training and Summer Field Placements

    Apply for a new US-based field program and training in Salt Lake City, Utah this summer. The FMS program will launch a domestic training program on May 28, 2013 at the Sorenson Center for Global Impact Investing at the University of ...

Join Team Peru in Summer 2013

Team Peru is now accepting applications for its Summer 2013 practicum, scheduled June 17-August 12.  Applications are due April 30th and are available on the Team Peru blog and on Zocalo. Informational meetings will occur during the weeks of April ...

Upcoming DPMI & DPMI Plus Info Session

Development Project Management Institute Information Session When: Tuesdayday, March 3, 12:15 - 2:00pm Where: McGowan 102 What: DPMI is a three-week training in project management and design, strategic partnership, social entrepreneurship, and facilitation as they relate to the field of international development. DPMI Plus is a ...

IBP Kickoff and Syllabus Review Sessions

The International Business Plan prepares students to confront real world business challenges, emphasizing effective communication, presentation skills, teamwork, and problem-solving orientation. There are two review sessions scheduled: May 18, in MG100, from 12-2pm and May 22, in MG 100, from 1-2:30pm. We are looking ...

Registration Now Open for Fuller Center for Housing Armenia Global Builders Teams

FCHA Global Builders Teams provides a life-changing experience. Volunteers build homes shoulder to shoulder with needy families. Come spend two weeks of your summer making a change! August 11- 25, 2012 in Yerevan, Armenia Team Leader: Larissa Printzian Larissa Printzian has over 8 ...

Team Peru Summer 2012 Application Deadline Approaching!

The application for Team Peru Summer 2012 is approaching fast! This Friday (April 13) is the last day to apply! Team Peru has put together an informative video for all interested applicants to get an idea of what Team Peru ...

Frontier Market Scouts Partner Adds 2 Social Ventures to its Growing Portfolio

These two ventures represent just a small slice of what makes up Village Capital’s portfolio of game-changing social enterprises. Other superstars from past accelerator programs include Quadrado Magico, an affordable e-learning company in Brazil; Rainsaucers, a rainwater-harvesting company that provides ...

2012 Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies, July 9-16 in Belgrade

2012 Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies July 9-16, 2012 Center for Comparative Conflict Studies at the Faculty of Media and Communications (FMK)  Singidunum University Belgrade Call for Applications The Center for Comparative Conflict Studies (CFCCS) at the Faculty of Media and Communications (FMK), Singidunum University ...

Apply now for the Team Peru Summer 2012 Practicum

The application for the Team Peru Summer 2012 Practicum is now out. Application Deadline is Friday, April 13th! *Applications are open to all degree programs, so we encourage anyone who is interested to apply. Application Link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHBHeHRTQTNKd3RVOXlVYTFXbExlZnc6MQ Synopsis: Team Peru is a ...

Planning to take the June Frontier Market Scouts Courses?

Then this is a must read!  We would like to remind all MIIS students that even if you do not intend to participate in the Frontier Market Scouts semester-long field program, you still must complete the online application and be ...

Application Deadlines are Approaching for all GSIPM Immersive Learning Programs!

International Professional Service Semester (IPSS) 6-month practicum beginning Spring Semester 2013 with a January pre-departure orientation Application deadline: March 31, 2012 For more information visit go.miis.edu/ipss or email ipss@miis.edu Immersive learning experience through assignment as a junior professional staff member in an international ...