Vanessa Parga and Durrell Green, INSS graduate students, join Dr. Valero at the Intelligence Studies Project Annual Symposium at The University of Texas at Austin on March 29. The symposium is titled, "U.S. Intelligence: Confronting 21st Century Challenges" with Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats as keynote speaker.
Dr. Bridget Nolan provided a CISR research seminar for NSSI students and faculty titled “Information Sharing and Collaboration in the U.S. Intelligence Community” on March 27.
Nicole Ruiz, INSS graduate student, delivered a paper titled “Economics of Collective Action: Eliciting North Korean Compliance” at the 2018 Deterrence and Assurance Alliance Conference at Offutt AFB, Nebraska.
Dr. Valero was interviewed by KVIA regarding the Austin Bomber. Please click here for more information.
Strategic language workshop for Korean, the second language workshop of the Spring semester is coming up . Bring a friend!
Congratulations to Tyler Herrera and Victor Hurtado, INSS minors and scholarship recipients, for being selected as Top Ten Seniors at this Spring’s honors convocation and graduation commencement!
You are cordially invited to attend the Center for Intelligence and Security Research Seminar Series hosted by Dr. Bridget Rose Nolan on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at UTEP Library Collaboration Hub (1st Floor) 12:00 p.m. Please click here for more information.
Victor Hurtado, INSS minor and HIS Pathways fellow, while delivering an art history conference paper in Philadelphia visited the Penn Museum to see the "Cultures at the Crossfire" exhibit displaying prototypes of historical artifacts which have been destroyed by ISIL in the MENA region.
Congratulations to Bryan Card, INSS alumnus, for publishing his article on the use of commercial UAVs for terrorism with the Air & Space Power Journal!
Mr. John Brennan, former Director of the CIA, visited with NSSI faculty and students on February 14.
Dr. Valero delivered a presentation on the International Association for Intelligence Education at the 2018 IC CAE Professional Development Summit at Florida International University on February 9.
Dr. Coulthart presented an invited lecture, The Art and Science of Intelligence Analysis: A U.S. Academic Perspective at the Norwegian Defense Intelligence School (NORDIS) in Oslo, Norway.
Congratulations to Nicole Ruiz, INSS graduate student, for being awarded a Kathryn Davis Fellowship for Peace valued at $12,155 to study Korean at Middlebury Language Schools this summer!
Congratulations to Jesse Alvarez, Michael Briseno, Vanessa Goss, Victor Hurtado, Mathew Martinez, Luis Mendez, Cristina Rodriguez, and Mason Shuya for being awarded INSS Undergraduate Scholarships and Graduate Fellowships!
NSSI students are learning how to visualize and analyze complex threats using IBM i2 Analyst's Notebook software. The training is being conducted remotely by GloBlue Technologies of Houston, TX.
Dr. Coulthart has been selected for an analytic exchange program with Department of Homeland Security's Office of Intelligence & Analysis to explore national security technology issues. Program info: https://goo.gl/dqaPJ3.