Middlebury Institute alumnus and counterterrorism expert Clint Watts testified before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on March 30 regarding Russian efforts to influence the U.S. presidential election.
United States Army veteran and Middlebury Institute student Andrew Meador reflects on the path he’s followed from enlisting after 9/11 to pursuing a degree in nonproliferation and terrorism studies with a Chinese language focus.
Middlebury Institute student Kathryn Smart will study culture, politics, and religion in Chechnya this summer before heading off to Georgia to improve her Chechen language skills on a Boren Fellowship.
“Are we safer in the dark?” is one of the questions posed by Dr. Thomas Blanton, director of the National Security Archive, at a seminar at the Middlebury Institute this week, continuing the debate about the balance between government transparency and national security.
Graduate researchers and Monterey Institute students Leslie Wukstich, Jonathan Prohov, and Marc Elliott recently presented their research related to terrorist financing to a visiting delegation of 20 senior Chinese government officials.