Science, Technology, and International Security

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…

A New Endeavor by Our Adjunct Mark Zaid, Esq.

Mark Zaid, Esq.

Hello Everyone, There has been quite a bit of coverage the last couple days of one of the endeavors of our adjunct Mark Zaid, who teaches “Legal Issues in Intelligence and National Security.” For those who haven’t seen the announcement of his new project Whistleblower Aid, of which he is co-founder, I pass on a read more…

Global Security Podcasts: An Interview with Dr. Meir Elran

Dr. Meir Elran

Studying Societal Resilience at Home and Abroad With the cleanup from Hurricane Harvey still in its early stages and with Hurricane Irma plowing its way through the Caribbean aimed at the continental United States, now is a good time to think about societal resilience. In this Global Security Podcast, Mark Stout talks with Dr. Meir read more…

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…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in Baltimore Sun

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, was quoted in the article, Advocates worry for customers of tax offices flagged by Franchot. Taxpayers may be unaware that they used a barred tax preparer. “These corporations have figured out that this is a vulnerable population that’s about to come into a nice chunk of cash, read more…

Paul Weinstein Quoted in Roll Call Article

Paul Weinstein

Paul Weinstein, Director of the MA in Public Management program, was quoted in the article, Is Trump Review Just Al Gore Reinventing Government 2.0? The story is written by John T. Bennett, Advanced Academics Programs’ MA in Global Security Studies program graduate. To read the entire article, click here.

The Ideology of al Qaeda and ISIS: An Interview with Dr. Shiraz Maher

Shiraz Maher

Do al Qaeda and ISIL fight the way they do because of their understanding of Islam? Or do they have the understanding of Islam they do because they are fighting? What do they believe anyway and what sort of theological contortions did they have to go through to justify those beliefs? Dr. Shiraz Maher of Kings read more…

C-SPAN Q&A with Benjamin Ginsberg

Benjamin Ginsberg, PhD, is the David Bernstein Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Center for Advanced Governmental Studies of Advanced Academic Programs at the Johns Hopkins University.

Professor Benjamin Ginsberg, Chair of the AAP Center for Advanced Governmental Studies, was recently interviewed by C-SPAN.org about his new book, What Washington Gets Wrong: The Unelected Officials Who Actually Run the Government and Their Misconceptions about the American People.