May 3rd 2016
Marshall Center Alumni Network Reboots, Reconnects to Answer Cyberterrorism Alarm

Ayhan Gücüyener, researcher for the Center on Foreign Policy and Security at the Hazar Strategy Institute in Istanbul, presents “Energy Critical Infrastructure and their Vulnerability to Terrorist Attacks” during the Global Cyber Security Alumni Community of Interest Workshop April 27. Titled [ ... ]

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May 2nd 2016
PLTCE Language Standards and Assessment Seminar Readies International Instructors

Nine language instructors and administrators from eight NATO partner countries pose for a group shot with their Marshall Center faculty advisors.  The language instructors and program administrators completed a seminar Apr. 28 that will help them refine their lesson plans for teaching English language [ ... ]

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May 2nd 2016
Dr. von Muenchow Moderates Panel Discussion on European Security in Zagreb, Apr. 29

Dr. Davor Božinović, former Minister of Defence, Zagreb; Kristina Lahovski, Director NATO & International Security, Croatian MFA; Dr. Sandro Knezović, Institute for Development and International Relations and Dr. Sebastian von Muenchow pose for a picture following their panel discussion at a roundtable [ ... ]

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Apr 28th 2016
Parliamentarians form Turkey examine Role of Parliament in National Security at George C. Marshall Center

Ten Parliamentarians from Turkey pose with George C. Marshall European Center staff and faculty during a two-day tailored seminar designed to introduce them to different practices on the role of parliament in national security policy.  The seminar was one of more than 100 non-resident outreach [ ... ]

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Apr 25th 2016
Marshall Center’s Newest Alumni With 1st from Chad Set to Combat Transnational Organized Crime

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Counternarcotics and Global Threats Caryn C. Hollis is introduced as the graduation speaker during the last day of Program on Countering Transnational Organized Crime. Hollis shared the objectives of DoD strategy to combat organized crime and welcomed the new [ ... ]

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Apr 22nd 2016
Fast Facts:   Global Cyber Security Alumni Community of Interest (COI) Workshop

Poster - Cyber Security Workshop - April 2016

Background:  George C. Marshall European Security Studies Center’s Community of Interest (COI) workshops bring together alumni to strengthen and enhance professional networks of security practitioners within an area of security concern.  This [ ... ]

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Apr 19th 2016
Faculty Represent Marshall Center at Bratislava’s Premiere Security Forum

 Dr. Sebastian von Munchow (left) and Dr. Matt Rhodes (right) pose with Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović during GLOBSEC 2015 in Bratislava. (Contributed photo).

George C. Marshall Center European Center for Security Studies faculty traveled to Bratislava, Apr. 15-17, to participate [ ... ]

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Apr 19th 2016
Slovakia Alumni Event Renews Marshall Center Ties

Marshall Center Alumni Affairs Specialist Chris Burelli introduces panel participants during alumni outreach event, Apr. 14 in Bratislava.

Bratislava, Slovakia (April 14) - On the eve of the GLOBESEC Security Conference, the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies hosted an Alumni [ ... ]

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Apr 15th 2016
DHS official Explains Global Initiatives on Countering Trafficking of Weapons of Mass Destruction

Thomas Frye, from the Department of Homeland Security’s Homeland Security Investigations, who is currently the DHS Attaché to the U.S. European Command, talks about toxic industrial chemicals near population centers during his presentation on “Trafficking in Weapons of Mass Destruction” April [ ... ]

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Apr 14th 2016
CTOC 16-07 Participants Study Trafficking in Scarce and Protected Resources

Dr. Timothy Wittig, conservation scientist and senior wildlife trafficking analyst with the Wildlife Conservation Society, talked to participants from the Program on Countering Transnational Organized Crime at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies April 14. (Marshall Center photo [ ... ]

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Apr 13th 2016
Professors lecture on human trafficking, migrant smuggling at CTOC 16-07

Professor Steven R. Monaco, course director from the Program on Countering Transnational Organized Crime (CTOC) at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, and Italian navy Rear Adm. (Ret.) Alberto Cervone, former Marshall Center professor of security studies and Italian Defense [ ... ]

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Apr 13th 2016
CTOC Participants Share Drug Trafficking Trends in Their Countries

Countering Transnational Organized Crime participants, Roselyn Andrada Borja, director III of the Internal Affairs Office of the Drug Enforcement Agency in the Philippines and Eriks Cerpe, chief inspector of the State Police of Latvia, talk about drug trafficking trends in their countries during a panel [ ... ]

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Apr 12th 2016
84 Participants from 59 Countries Attend CTOC

There are 84 participants from 59 countries attending the Program on Countering Transnational Organized Crime (CTOC). (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn /RELEASED)

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (April 12, 2016) – There are 84 participants from 59 countries attending the Program on Countering [ ... ]

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Apr 11th 2016
CTOC Participants learn Drug Trafficking Trends

Ross Mooney, from U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency, presents “Drug Trafficking Trends - South West Asian Opiates” April 12 to 87 participants from 60 countries attending the Countering Transnational Organized Crime (CTOC) at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. (Marshall [ ... ]

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Apr 7th 2016
Bundeswehr Medical Academy visits Marshall Center

U.S. Army COL John Knightstep answers questions from fifteen Military Medicals from the Bundeswehr Medical Academy in Munich. They visited the Marshall Center on Arp. 06. (Marshall Center photo German air force Senior Master Sgt. Mark Winkler /RELEASED)

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (April. 06, [ ... ]

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Apr 6th 2016
Fast Facts about CTOC 16-07 That Begins Today

Countering Transnational Organized Crime resident course begins today, Apr. 6 and runs through Apr. 16.  The course has 87 registered participants from 60 nations.  (Graphic Design Poster created by Aryn Lockhart)

Fast Facts: Countering Transnational Organized Crime

Dates: April 6 to 21

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Apr 3rd 2016
Marshall Center English Enhancement Program Lessens Confusion

Brazilian army Maj. Gustavo Lima talks about transnational organized crime concerns in Brazil during the English Language Enhancement Course for the Program on Countering Transnational Organized Crime April 1 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. [ ... ]

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Mar 31st 2016
Friends of the Marshall Center Hosts Annual Meeting

The Friends of the Marshall Center held its annual meeting in March here at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. For more photos of this event, visit the Marshal Center Photo Gallery. (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn)

By German air force Senior Master Sgt. Mark [ ... ]

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Mar 30th 2016
Marshall Center Hosts ‘Transnational Economic Security Seminar’ in Belgrade

The George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies is hosting the ‘Transnational Economic Security Seminar’ March 30 and 31 in Belgrade.

(BELGRADE, Serbia) – March 30, 2016 – The George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies is hosting the ‘Transnational Economic Security [ ... ]

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Mar 22nd 2016
Marshall Center’s premier counterterrorism course highlights alumni network

The alumni adjunct professors are (from left): Uganda People’s Defense Forces Col. Tingira Omero Irumba; Dina Al Raffie, research fellow with the George Washington Center for Homeland and Cyber Security’s Program on Extremism, Dr. Anita Peresin, from the Office of the National Security Council in [ ... ]

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Mar 21st 2016
Marshall Center Hosts Ukraine Senior Leaders Seminar in Kyiv

Vice Speaker Verkhova Rada, Parliament of Ukraine Oksana Syroid (center) leads a discussion on defense and interagency reform during the opening session of a three-day Marshall Center Ukraine Senior Leader Seminar. On her left is US Ambassador to Ukraine Geoffrey Pyatt and her right is Deputy Chief [ ... ]

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Mar 21st 2016
Language Training Seminar Aims to Improve NATO English Proficiency

Participants from 11 NATO and partner nations completed a three-week Advanced Language Testing Seminar at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies’ Partner Language Training Center Europe that will improve understanding between English speaking partners in the NATO alliance. (Marshall [ ... ]

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Mar 18th 2016
Marshall Center alumni, FBI team share evidence, prosecution tools with PTSS 16-06

Special Agent Thomas F. O’Connor, with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Joint Terrorism Task Force and an alumnus, talk about Evidence and Prosecution to 75 Program on Terrorism and Security Studies 16-6 participants from 44 countries March 18 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security [ ... ]

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Mar 18th 2016
PTSS 16-06 Participants Learn ‘Talking to Terrorists’

James Wither, professor of National Security Studies and director Senior Fellowship Programs at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies talks about the Talking to Terrorist March 18 to 76 participants from 46 countries attending the Program in Terrorism and Security Studies. (Marshall [ ... ]

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Mar 17th 2016
Marshall Center’s PTSS has ‘Irish Luck’ for St. Patrick’s Day

Irish Capt. Conor MacCarthy (left) and Irish Capt. Tom Egan, from the Ireland Defense Forces display their country’s flag in honor of St. Patrick’s Day March 17 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn/graphic by Christine June [ ... ]

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Mar 17th 2016
PTSS 16-06 Participants Study Counter Terrorist Financing

Dr. Colin P. Clarke is an associate political scientist at the RAND Corporation, talks about Counter Terrorist Financing March 17 during the Program in Terrorism and Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn /RELEASED)

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Mar 16th 2016
PTSS 16-06 Participants Study the Intelligence Role in Combating Terrorism

U.S. Marine Col. (Ret.) James Howcroft, course director of the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies’ Program in Terrorism and Security Studies talks about the Intelligence Role in Combating Terrorism March 16 to #PTSS16_6 participants. (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn [ ... ]

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Mar 15th 2016
Countering Violent Extremism Starts Week 4 of PTSS 16-06

David Anderson, Q.C. Independent Reviewer and Queen’s Counsel (senior barrister) and visiting professor at King’s College, presents London Legislation and Human Rights 76 participants from 46 countries attending the Program in Terrorism and Security Studies March 15 at the George C. Marshall European [ ... ]

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Mar 14th 2016
New Marshall Center Security Insight Paper Proposes New European Framework to Counter Terrorism Through Its Connections With Organized Crime

Dr. Sebastian von Münchow, lecturer of Security Studies and International and European Law for the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies is one of the authors for Security is a co-author of a recent paper examining the connections between terrorism and organized crime.  Here, [ ... ]

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Mar 11th 2016
PTSS participants study ‘Terrorist Hostage Incidents’

Dr. Adam Dolnik, professor of Terrorism Studies at the University of Wollongong in Australia, talks about Terrorist Hostage Incidents to 76 participants from 46 countries attending the Program in Terrorism and Security Studies March 11 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies in [ ... ]

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