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Team Peru Info Session Thursday, October 15th @12pm

Team Peru Alumni Allison Newman and Sonia Esquibel will be hosting the Team Peru info session next Thursday, October 15th in Morse B106 at 12-1pm. Program dates: January 5-26, 2016 Team Peru is an all-encompassing experience that allows for students to apply their education and make the most out of their time at MIIS. Starting in […]

Continue Reading Add comment October 8th, 2015

Team Peru: A Documentary

“Be the Solution” is our motto at the Monterey Institute for International Studies, a simple string of words that implies an expectation of responsibility and initiative. Team Peru and the Andean Alliance embody our school motto; slipping from one facet to another including personal, societal, and cultural efforts.  Adam and Aaron (the founders of Team […]

Continue Reading 2 comments April 22nd, 2012

All About Team Peru: Summer Project Overview

Check out this video to learn more about Team Peru and the project opportunities for Summer 2012. Enjoy!  

Continue Reading 2 comments April 10th, 2012

Team Peru Summer 2012 Application: For MIIS Students For all MIIS students interested in applying to Team Peru’s Summer 2012 Practicum, please fill out the application at the above link. Our team looks forward to reading your applications! Applications are due: Friday April 13th with interviews following

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We are looking forward to this summer

Continue Reading 1 comment June 10th, 2011

Meet Elma

During this summer in the Sacred Valley of Peru, I will work on a project dedicated to creating an NGO network in this region to facilitate fruitful collaboration and more efficient allocation of resources in this vast territory. I am very excited to get to work with a group as driven and positively charming as […]

Continue Reading Add comment May 31st, 2011

Team Peru Pong n’ Pizza Invitational @ MIIS!

Registration Form Available Now CLICK HERE! Our final event and fundraiser before Peru is here. The events starts at 5pm, registered teams should check-in by 4:30pm. Just print out the form and return with payment (cash or check made out to MIIS) to a Team Peru representative.  Make sure to get your receipt for check-in […]

Continue Reading Add comment April 29th, 2010

Team Peru’s Flights Are Booked!

Greetings everyone!  Nearly all of the team is booked and set to travel to Peru.  We are all incredibly excited to carry out the projects and look forward to the contributions of the new Team Peru members!  We just updated the Global Giving site with a detailed description of the agriculture and nutrition project.  Check […]

Continue Reading Add comment April 11th, 2010

Support Team Peru & Win A Roundtrip Domestic Flight

$10 raffle tickets sold all week in the Samson Center courtyard. 1 raffle ticket includes: food and a chance to WIN A ROUND TRIP DOMESTIC FLIGHT! other raffle prizes include: whale watching trip for 4 imax theater tickets gift certificates to Monterey restaurants a pedicure from Spa at the Plaza and more….

Continue Reading Add comment March 9th, 2010

Team Peru Summer 2010 Updates

The process of planning and organizing the summer 2010 projects is in full swing.  The January trip proved to be extremely beneficial, and we were fortunate to meet with several people and organizations that will assist us in the agriculture and health projects. We have established three primary partners to complete the greenhouse projects.  They […]

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Our mission is to provide and implement sustainable programs and projects in collaboration with the indigenous people of the Sacred Valley of Perú in an effort to improve their lives and reduce poverty in a culturally sensitive and appropriate manner. Furthermore, we work to support local NGOs with whom we have shared values using the skills and tools we possess.