Global Security Studies

David Satter Has Published Op-Ed Article in The Wall Street Journal

David Satter

David Satter, adjunct faculty in 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…

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.

Paul Weinstein, Director of MA in Public Management Program, on NPR

Paul Weinstein

On February 22, 2017, scpr.org’s AirTalk featured Paul Weinstein, director of the MA in Public Management program, discussing whether AP classes adequately prepare students for college. Last year, nearly 3 million high school students took 4.7 million Advanced Placement (AP) exams around the world, a 5% increase from the previous cycle. Listen to this story (16 min 13 sec)

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.

Bryce Harlow Foundation Fellowship Application Opens

Bryce Harlow Foundation

The Bryce Harlow Foundation, the premier organization in Washington for government advocacy, is now accepting applications for its Bryce Harlow Fellowships. Fellowships are awarded to individuals working full-time, attending graduate school part-time and who anticipate having careers in the field of government relations, lobbying or advocacy. If you are working in the field of government read more…