Academic Insights

  • How to teach Homeland Security in the 21st Century

    In the national and homeland security sectors, there are numerous resources and theory. But when it comes down to actually protecting the country in an ever-changing threat environment, how do professionals prepare for future risks?

  • Keeping cyber safe during an important month

    The cyber world is always changing rapidly and finding which way is up can be difficult at times.

    That’s why there are people like Ahmed Naumaan, Dean of the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics at American Military University to think about the best ways to networks secure.

  • To offset personal bias, intelligence expert says those in the IC community should lean on diversity

    Bias is one thing everyone has, diversity in the intelligence community and careful self-examination can help people leave behind bias and becoming superb intelligence employees , said Erik Kleinsmith, associate vice president for strategic relations, intelligence, national and homeland security and cyber for American Military University.

  • Training and education are needed most to make important policy decisions in disasters

    Natural disasters are a part of life, but the increase in fires and hurricanes are putting a larger emphasis on training and education for emergency managers.

  • The future of the intelligence community is in critical thinking and integrity, former White House advisor says

    “One of the critical characteristics, and this is universal, is the idea of finding young people that have a high degree of integrity,” said Chris Costa, director of the International Spy Museum and former special assistant for the president and senior director for counterterrorism at the National Security Council said during the discussion Building a Career in Today’s Intelligence Community.