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Center for Advanced Governmental Studies Newsletter: Connect 2018

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Dear Alumni,  As spring comes to a close, we celebrate the end of another successful academic year here at CAGS and welcome a new class of alumni. This year 200 graduated from one of our existing 5 master’s and 3 certificate degrees! One of our alumni, Jeff Selingo (MA in Gov, ’01), delivered the AAP read more…

Understanding the United States Relationships with Its Counterterrorism Partners: An Interview with Dr. Stephen Tankel

Dr. Stephen Tankel

Global Security Podcasts The United States vitally depends on foreign partners as it fights terrorist groups around the world. However, those relationships often do not deliver what Washington thinks they should. In this Global Security Podcast, Mark Stout talks with Dr. Stephen Tankel about his new book With Us and Against Us: How America’s Partners Help and Hinder read more…

Dr. Jennifer Bachner Quoted in Baltimore Style

Dr. Jennifer Bachner

Today’s piece in Baltimore Style Magazine, Power Pose in 2018: More Women Are Running for Office Than Ever Before, features several quotes from Dr. Jennifer Bachner, Director of the Master’s in Government Analytics Program. From the article: “While midterm elections usually don’t draw large turnouts, this year may be an exception. Every election has its own read more…

Dr. Jennifer Bachner Discusses Best State Capitals on WalletHub

Dr. Jennifer Bachner

Director of the MS in Government Analytics program Dr. Jennifer Bachner discusses how to evaluate the nation’s state capitals in WalletHub’s 2018’s Best State Capitals to Live in. For example, in response to the question of whether residents of capital cities are more likely to be politically engaged, Bachner explains: Given the work of political staff, read more…

Dr. Jennifer Bachner on NPR

Jennifer Bachner

Listen to Dr. Jennifer Bachner, Director of the MS in Government Analytics Program, discuss what the government shutdown means for Washingtonians on the Kojo Nnamdi Show. Listen What Does a Partial Government Shutdown Mean for Washingtonians? In a region filled with federal agencies and government contractors, a partial government shutdown will affect thousands of Washingtonians. We read more…

MS in Government Analytics Alum Zachary Hanson Publishes New Book

One of our distinguished Government Analytics alumni, Zachary Hanson, has just published a new book: The Art of Being Artificially Intelligent: A Millenial’s Guide to Faking It Till You Make It. About the book: It can be difficult to attain lofty goals and aspirations, especially for the millennial generation. The Art of Being Artificially Intelligent: A Millennial’s read more…

David Satter’s Op-Ed Article in The Wall Street Journal

David Satter

David Satter, adjunct faculty in the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, has published his op-ed in The Wall Street Journal: Trump Must Stand Strong Against Putin The president needs to show that the U.S. is prepared to deter Russian aggression.

Mark Stout Quoted in Popular Mechanics

Dr. Mark Stout

Dr. Mark Stout, Program Director of the MA in Global Security Studies, Certificate in Science, Technology and National Security, and the Certificate in Intelligence, was quoted in the article, How Many Spies Are Currently Living in the U.S.? To read the entire Popular Mechanics article, click here.

Paul Weinstein Quoted at CNBC

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, was quoted in the article, Study up: Scoring AP credit for college isn’t easy. More than 2.7 million students will take AP exams in May 2017. “There’s no guarantee they’ll receive credit for their AP scores,” said Paul Weinstein. In September 2016, Weinstein assessed policies of the read more…

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