A group of eight Japanese-American faculty and staff members at the Monterey Institute of International Studies announced a fundraising drive Monday aimed at supporting earthquake relief efforts in Japan.
A new memorandum of understanding between the Organization of American States and the Monterey Institute of International Studies will provide unique post-graduate opportunities for interpretation students.
Second-year Monterey Institute conference interpretation students gained invaluable experience this week interpreting a Panetta Institute Lecture Series event featuring notable guest speakers and area high school and college students.
The Monterey Institute’s Center for Advising and Career Services will host its annual career fair on February 25, offering an array of opportunities for Institute students and alumni to network with potential employers.
Four Russian Translation and Interpretation students from the Monterey Institute went to Kazakhstan as volunteer interpreters at the Asian Winter Games, where their training and professionalism immediately landed them added responsibilities.
Five Chinese MIIS students were specially invited to the official celebration of China’s spring festival in San Francisco, where the consul general thanked the students for promoting positive U.S.-China relations and the Monterey Institute for offering the students a quality education.