Feb 22nd 2018
German-American Officials Explore Transatlantic ‘Backbone’ at Munich Security Conference

MUNICH (Feb. 19, 2018) – Commander of the German Army Lt. Gen. Jörg Vollmer participates in the panel discussion on the state of the German and U.S. strategic dialogue as part of the Loisach Group’s side event at the Munich Security Conference here Feb. 19. The Loisach Group is a collaboration [ ... ]

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Feb 14th 2018
Fast Facts: Program on Terrorism and Security Studies (PTSS 18-05)

The Program on Terrorism and Security Studies will be held Feb. 14 to March 15 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. (Marshall Center graphic by Stan Jones)

Dates: Feb. 14 to March 15, 2018

Language: English Only

Course Description: Held twice a year, PTSS is a functionally [ ... ]

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Feb 14th 2018
Future PTSS 18-05 Participants Graduate from the English Language Enhancement Course

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Feb. 13, 2018) – Professor James Howcroft, director of the Program on Terrorism and Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, congratulates six participants on their success in completing the five-week English Language Enhancement [ ... ]

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Feb 12th 2018
Participants from 25 Countries Complete the Seminar on Regional Security

Ambassador Mary Beth Leonard, U.S. ambassador for the U.S. Missions to the African Union and the U.S. permanent representative to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, addressed the participants of the Seminar on Regional Security before they headed back home at the George C. Marshall European [ ... ]

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Feb 2nd 2018
Marshall Center Hosts Cybersecurity Workshop in Uzbekistan

The George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in cooperation with the U.S. Embassy Tashkent, Uzbekistan conducted a cybersecurity workshop on “Protecting Cyberspace: Best Practices in Cyberspace Strategy and Policy Development” in Tashkent, Uzbekistan Jan. 29 to 31. (Marshall Center [ ... ]

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Jan 29th 2018
Marshall Center Lecturer Conducts Workshops for Young Politicians, Meets Bosnian Ministers

Dr. Sebastian von Münchow, lecturer of security studies at the College of International and Security Studies, George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, conducts workshops on negotiation skills training for the Leadership Academy and Winter School for Young Politicians of the Political [ ... ]

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Jan 23rd 2018
Berlin Conference Highlights the Way Ahead for Transatlantic Relations

Dr. Andrew Michta, dean of the College of International and Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, and Dr. Karl-Heinz Kamp, president of the Federal Academy for Security Policy, meet before the conference on “Transatlantic Relations: Prospects and New Directions [ ... ]

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Jan 17th 2018
Fast Facts: Seminar on Regional Security (SRS)

The Seminar for Regional Security will take place an. 18 to Feb. 8 at the Marshall Center. (Marshall Center graphic by M. Zachary Sherman)

Dates: Jan. 18 to Feb. 8, 2018

Language: English and Russian

Frequency: SRS is held once a year.

Objectives:

Analyze current security crises Understand [ ... ]

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Jan 8th 2018
Marshall Center Lecturer Gives Counterterrorism Presentation at Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Dr. Sebastian von Münchow, lecturer of security studies at the Marshall Center’s College of International and Security Studies, gives a counterterrorism lecture to about 50 students at the Institute for Political Sciences, Department for International Relations at the Friedrich Schiller University [ ... ]

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Jan 3rd 2018
2017: A Big Year for the Marshall Center

Our Top Story for 2017: The U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and German Minister of Defense Ursula von der Leyen reaffirmed the transatlantic bond between the U.S. and Germany during their speeches at the Marshall Center’s 70th Anniversary of the Marshall Plan Commemoration Ceremony June 28, 2017. [ ... ]

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Jan 2nd 2018
Commander of Germany’s New Cyber Command: ‘Facing the Digital Future Together’

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, GERMANY (Dec. 28, 2017) – Bundeswehr Lt. Gen. Ludwig Leinhos, commander and chief of Germany’s newly founded Cyber and Information Domain Service, talks about how digitalization is a game changer to 98 participants from 51 countries as the graduation speaker for the Program [ ... ]

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Dec 11th 2017
Marshall Center and Munich Security Conference Hosts Transatlantic Policy Discussions focused on Russia

The Marshall Center and Munich Security Conference’s Loisach Group held a Roundtable Discussion focused on harmonizing German and US Engagement with Russia for 25 US and German Strategic Policy experts, Dec. 5-7 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. (Photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn)

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Dec 8th 2017
Marshall Center Announces 2018 Alumni Scholars

 

By GCMC PAO

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Dec. 7, 2017) – The Alumni Programs Office is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies’ Alumni Scholarships. 

This year, the alumni team solicited applications from more than 12,000 [ ... ]

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Dec 7th 2017
Marshall Center Faculty Teach at Euro-Atlantic Security Course in Sarajevo

Dr. Sebastian von Münchow, Marshall Center’s lecturer of security studies and international and European law, teaches at the Euro-Atlantic Security Course by the Peace Support Operations Training Center at the European Union Force Headquarters in Camp Butmir, Sarajevo, Nov. 27.

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Dec 6th 2017
DOD Cyber Advisor Stresses Developing the Human Capital to Counter Adversaries

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Dec. 6, 2017) – U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Ed Wilson, deputy principal cyber advisor to the Secretary of Defense, talks about the importance of sharing best practices on the international front for cybersecurity to 98 participants from 51 countries during the Program [ ... ]

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Dec 4th 2017
FBI Shares Tools, Trains Partner Nations to Fight Terrorists Online

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Dec. 1, 2017) – The Marshall Center hosted a Global Counterterrorism Alumni Community of Interest Workshop titled “Investigating Terrorists Online” Nov. 27 to 30 here. (Marshall Center graphic by Stan Jones)


 

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Nov 27th 2017
Marshall Center Lecturer Attends ‘Security Challenges for Europe’ Conference in Zagreb

Dr. Sebastian von Münchow, lecturer of security studies, and international and European law at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, is with Damir Krstičević, deputy prime minister and minister of defense of the Republic of Croatia, at the Fifth Annual Regional Arms Control [ ... ]

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Nov 22nd 2017
Marshall Center Hosts Security Policy Seminar for Romanian Parliamentarians

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Nov. 22, 2017) – Dorel Caprar, chairman of the Defense, Public Order and National Security Committee of the Chamber of Deputies of Romania, asks a question during a tailored seminar on security policy for 13 Romanian parliamentarians held Nov. 16 and 17 at the George [ ... ]

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Nov 16th 2017
Marshall Center Graduates 93 Professionals Ready to Tackle Today’s Global Threats

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Nov. 16, 2017) – Ninety-three professionals from 41 countries graduated from the Program on Applied Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany Nov. 16. (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn)

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Nov 9th 2017
PfPC Leads Seminar on Foreign Terrorist Fighters in Skopje

The Republic of Macedonia, the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), and the United States Embassy in Macedonia co-hosted the Partnership for Peace Consortium’s (PfPC) Combating Terrorism Working Group (CTWG) from Nov. 7 to 9. (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn)

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Oct 13th 2017
Marshall Center Partnerships Play Important Role in Mediterranean North Africa Security

By James E. Brooks, Marshall Center Public Affairs Director 

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, GERMANY (Oct. 13, 2017) - More than 30 diplomats, academics and military officials from the Mediterranean region gathered in Rome, September 25-28, to examine the shared responsibility nations have for security, [ ... ]

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Oct 4th 2017
Marshall Center Joins Garmisch Partenkirchen in Day of German Unity Celebration

By George C. Marshall European Center Public Affairs

Garmisch Partenkirchen, GERMANY (October 3, 2017) – George C. Marshall European Center German Deputy Director Brig. Gen. (ret.) Johann Berger and Garmisch Partenkirchen Mayor Dr. Sigrid Meierhofer marked the Day of German Unity in a ceremony held [ ... ]

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Sep 20th 2017
Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine Parliamentarians Return to Marshall Center to Build Resilient Region

By James E. Brooks,
George C. Marshall European Center Public Affairs Director

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Sept. 19, 2017) - Parliamentarians from the nations of Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova returned to the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies for a two-day conference on building [ ... ]

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Sep 7th 2017
Fast Facts:  Program on Applied Security Studies (PASS 17-15)

The Program on Applied Security Studies (PASS) will be held at the Marshall Center Sep. 6 to Nov. 16, 2017. (Graphic by Marshall Center Visual Information division, Directorate of Business Operations)

Dates: Sept. 6 to Nov. 16, 2017

Course Description: Held once a year, PASS is the Marshall [ ... ]

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Sep 6th 2017
Marshall Center Macedonia Alumni Work toward NATO Accession

By GCMC Public Affairs

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Gemany (Sept. 5, 2017) – Macedonia’s efforts to join NATO was the focus of a continuing series of alumni workshops with the most recent held in Skopje, Aug. 30.

The Skopje workshop, was organized by the George C. Marshall European Center for Security [ ... ]

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Sep 1st 2017
Alumni Scholars Sought for 2018 Program

Macedonia’s Vasko Shutarov is recognized by Marshall Center Dean Andrew Michta for completing his research on "A Net Assessment of Countering Violent Extremism Efforts in the Western Balkans," on Aug. 4.  Vasko attended PTSS 09-07 and the 2014 Counter Terrorism-Community of Interest workshop.

GARMISCH-PARTENKRICHEN, [ ... ]

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Aug 29th 2017
Fast Facts: Global Counterterrorism Alumni Community of Interest Workshop

Global Counterterrorism Alumni Community of Interest Workshop will be held at the Marshall Center Aug. 29 to Sept. 1. (Marshall Center Graphic)

Dates: Aug. 29 to Sept. 1

Title: “Radicalization and De-radicalization of Terrorists in Prison: What can we do about this Important Issue?”

Objectives:

Enhance [ ... ]

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Aug 28th 2017
Global Law Enforcement Professionals Strategize Ways to Counter Transnational Organized Crime at Marshall Center

By James E. Brooks,
George C. Marshall European Center Public Affairs Director

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Aug. 28, 2017) – Give any one of the 78 law enforcement professionals who graduated from the George C. Marshall European Center’s Countering Transnational Organized Crime course one minute, [ ... ]

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Aug 28th 2017
Marshall Center’s Partner Language Training Center Europe Hosts Specialized English Interpretation Course

Language teachers from four nations pose for a group shot at the George C. Marshall European Center.  The language teachers attended a new specialized language program called Applied Consecutive Interpretation Techniques (ACIT) earlier this month, designed to help them act as informal interpreters [ ... ]

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Aug 24th 2017
George C. Marshall European Center and Munich Security Conference Officials Formalize Cooperation Agreement

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (August 24, 2017) - Officials from the George C. Marshall European Center and the Munich Security Conference signed a memorandum of understanding today in Garmisch-Partenkirchen to commit to mutual cooperation in European security dialogue. 

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