Apr 17th 2018
Local Artists Display Talents in Garmisch Community Art Show

Randy Richau, security officer at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, showcases his leather works at the 4th Annual Garmisch Community Art Show held April 14 at the Pete Burke Community Center on Artillery Kaserne. More photos of this event can be found on the Marshall Center’s [ ... ]

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Apr 12th 2018
Marshall Center’s Central Asia Team Hosts Regional Energy Security Conference in Kazakhstan

The George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies’ Central Asia Team, in cooperation with the U.S. and German embassies in Astana, Dushanbe, Ashgabat and Tashkent, conducts a “Central Asia Regional Energy Security” conference in Almaty, Kazakhstan April 4 to 6. (Photo by Andrew Brinkman)

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Apr 5th 2018
Fast Facts:  Countering Transnational Organized Crime 18-07

The Program on Countering Transnational Organized Crime will be held April 5 to 27 at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. (Marshall Center graphic by Zachary Sherman)

Dates: April 5 to 27, 2018

Language: English Only

Program Description: Held twice a year, the Program on [ ... ]

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Apr 5th 2018
English Enhancement Course Adds to Countering Transnational Organized Crime Network

Gheorghe Badia, deputy head of On-site Banking of the Supervision Division at the National Bank in Moldova, talks about how his confidence in speaking English improved during the past five weeks at the English Language Enhancement Course (ELEC) at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security [ ... ]

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Apr 5th 2018
Marshall Center’s European Security Seminar – South Tackles Demographic Change in the MENA Region

Prof. Dr. Ralf Roloff, director of the Marshall Center’s European Security Seminar – South, moderates participants’ policy recommendations on the last day of ESS-South 18-06 at the Marshall Center March 23. (Marshall Center photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Richard Gerszewski)

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Mar 23rd 2018
PLTCE Graduates 13 NATO, Partner Nation Language Proficiency Testers

Thirteen participants from as many nations graduated from the Marshall Center’s Partner Language Training Center Europe (PLTCE) Advanced Language Testing Seminar (ALTS) March 23. (Marshall Center photo)

By Roxane Harrison
Partner Language Training Center Europe

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Mar 23rd 2018
Marshall Center Supports Jahjaga Foundation

PRISTINA, Kosovo (March 20, 2018) – Retired U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Keith W. Dayton (right center), director of the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, Dr. Valbona Zeneli (right), Marshall Center’s Professor of National Security Studies, Arian Zeka (left), executive director of the [ ... ]

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Mar 23rd 2018
Marshall Center PTSS Team Supports NATO Counterinsurgency Course in Sarajevo

Marshall Center’s Professor of National Security Studies James Wither talks about the challenges of employing armed forces in counterterrorism and counterinsurgency operations during the Counterinsurgency Orientation Course at the Peace Support Operations Training Center in Sarajevo March 22. (Courtesy [ ... ]

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Mar 23rd 2018
Participants Graduate from PLTCE’s Language for Diplomacy Course

Nine diplomats representing the countries of Albania, Georgia, Kosovo and Ukraine graduated from the Marshall Center Partner Language Training Center Europe’s Language for Diplomacy Course March 22. (Marshall Center photo by John Guerrero)

By Roxane Harrison
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Mar 19th 2018
Marshall Center’s Counterterrorism Expertise, Contributions at Ministerial-Level Conference

Professor James Wither, professor of national security studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, represented the Marshall Center at the Integrative Internal Security Governance (IISG) board meeting held at the Brdo Conference Center in Kranj, Slovenia March 14. (Courtesy [ ... ]

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Mar 19th 2018
Fast Facts:  European Security Seminar – South (ESS-S 18-06)

The Marshall Center is hosting the European Security Seminar – South (ESS-S 18-06) from March 19 to 23. (Marshall Center graphic by Dr. Stan Jones)

Dates: March 19 to 23, 2018

Focus: Demographic Change and the Youth in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region – Issues of Human or National [ ... ]

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Mar 16th 2018
Friends of the Marshall Center Hosts Annual Meeting

The Friends of the Marshall Center held its annual meeting at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies March 14. (Marshall Center photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Richard T. Gerszewski)

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GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (March 14, 2018) – The Friends of the Marshall Center [ ... ]

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Mar 16th 2018
Marshall Center’s Central Asia Program Hosts Border Security, Management Workshop in Tajikistan

The Marshall Center’s Central Asia Non-Resident Program, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Dushanbe’s Border Management Staff College, and the U.S. Embassy Dushanbe, conducted a workshop on Border Security and Management in Dushanbe, Tajikistan March 13 and 14. (Photo by [ ... ]

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Mar 11th 2018
Dean Dr. Robert “Bob” Brannon buried at Arlington National Cemetery

Our friend and colleague, retired U.S. Navy Captain, Dr. Robert “Bob” Brannon, the former dean of the College of International and Security Studies, was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery March 5. (Marshall Center photo by Karl-Heinz Wedhorn)

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Mar 6th 2018
Marshall Center Professor Lectures on Human Rights, Civil Liberties to DoDEA High School Students

Dr. Sebastian von Münchow, Marshall Center professor, gives a lecture on rights of the individual citizens verses public safety for the U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity’s 37th International Student Leadership Institute session here Feb. 27. (Courtesy photo)

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Feb 28th 2018
Marshall Center alumni, FBI team share evidence, prosecution tools with PTSS 18-05

Special Agents Thomas F. O’Connor and Jean K O’Connor, both with the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Joint Terrorism Task Force, talk about Evidence and Prosecution to 68 security professionals from 45 countries attending the Program on Terrorism and Security Studies Feb. 26 at the George C. [ ... ]

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Feb 23rd 2018
University of Applied Sciences Students Visit the Marshall Center

More than 20 students from the University of Applied Sciences in Neu-Ulm, visited the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, Feb. 14. (Courtesy photo)

GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Feb. 23, 2018) – More than 20 students from the University of Applied Sciences in Neu-Ulm, visited [ ... ]

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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.

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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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