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Congratulations to Dr. Damien Van Puyvelde for being awarded a NATO Science for Peace and Security Programmer Grant for €40,000!  This grant will result in an advanced research workshop titled “Countering Terrorism at the Borders: Identifying Common Challenges and Solutions.”  Dr. Van Puyvelde’s co-principal investigator is Dr. Badi Hasisi, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.

Congratulations to Dr. Stephen Coulthart for being awarded $5,000 from the Liberal Arts Grant Enhancement Program!  His grant proposal is titled “Speaking Truth to Power?: Academic Knowledge Utilization in Foreign Policy Decision Making.”

Congratulations to Dr. Damien Van Puyvelde for being awarded $5,000 from the Liberal Arts Grant Enhancement Program!  His grant proposal is titled “Public Attitudes to the Uses of ‘Big Data’ by the U.S. Government.”

Congratulations to Dr. Phillip Kolbe upon the publication of his novel titled One More Tour with Tate Publishing!

Mr. Mark Gorman is attending the 2016 USGIF GEOINT Symposium in Orlando, FL, May 15-18.

Dr. Christopher Linebarger has co-authored a book chapter “Third Party Intervention and the Duration and Outcomes of Civil Wars” in an edited volume titled What Do We Know about Civil Wars? published by Rowman and Littlefield.