MIIS Faculty/Staff Mini-Retreats
Spring 2017, Finding Our Power in Times of Uncertainty: A Hero’s Journey
Fall 2016, Cultivating Authenticity, Connection & Compassion
Spring 2016, Living What We Value
Fall 2015, What Matters to Us?
Embodied Intelligence Lecture and Workshop Series
This series was organized by Profs. Andrea Olsen and Nukhet Kardam and made possible by the Fund for Innovation. The popular lectures and workshops spaced throughout the semester engaged the Springtensive theme of Social Change for Social Justice.
MIIS “TILM Survival Games”
A special event attended by 60 Translation Interpretation and Localization Management students. Real talk and experience sharing between 1st & 2nd-year students through authentic-relating games led by professor Julie Johnson. Followed by food and open-mic live music. Co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Translation Interpretation and Language Education (GSTILE) and the Center for Advising and Career Services (CACS).
October 6, 2016
MIIS An Evening of Music and Conversation with Laura Burian
Violinist and professor of Chinese interpretation Laura Burian delighted a packed Samson Reading Room. With interludes of live ensemble music, she discussed the intersections between performing music and interpreting in conversation with Julie Johnson, mindfulness researcher and professor of French translation and interpretation.
April 6, 2016
MIIS From Intention to Execution
A 3-part series with life coach Lynn Oschmann. Offered by the MIIS Staff Advisory Team.
MIIS Increasing Your Emotional Intelligence Through Mindfulness
A 6-class course with life coach Lynn Oschmann. Offered by the Staff Advisory Team
May – June 2016