Ensuring Freedom of the Seas for the next U.S. Administration

On January 17, 2017, in College, Faculty, Odom, Opinions/Editorials, by APCSS Editor

Commander Jonathan G. Odom, a military professor at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, has a new OpEd published by The National Interest entitled “How Trump Can Make America Navigate Again: How can the next administration ensure freedom of the seas?” In this editorial, Odom provides six concrete steps the new U.S. presidential […]

Leaving a lasting impression at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies

On January 13, 2017, in Courses, Faculty, Staff, by APCSS Editor

HONOLULU–Retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Dan “Fig” Leaf retired as the Director of the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies Friday with a ceremony highlighting his five years at the Center. During the ceremony, Admiral Harry B. Harris Jr., Commander, U.S. Pacific Command, presented Leaf with a nomination for the Secretary of […]

Using a fable to explain the South China Sea dilemma

On January 12, 2017, in College, External Publications, Faculty, Vuving, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Alexander Vuving has two new articles published by “The National Interest.” In his article “Cops, Robbers and the South China Sea’s New Normal,” Vuving tries to explain the South China Sea issue using a fable that a friend can understand.   This two-part story is about the strategic situation, key dilemmas, and best solutions for […]

New paper on ‘The Land Component Role in Maritime Security’ released

On December 20, 2016, in College, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, by APCSS Editor

“The Land Component Role in Maritime Security” is the latest analytical report by DKI APCSS professor Army Lt. Col. Daniel Kent.  The report is available here. The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Daniel K. Inouye Asia Pacific Center […]

New Government Continues Mongolia’s Rebalance to China

On December 5, 2016, in College, Faculty, Reeves, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Jeffrey Reeves has a new article out for The Jamestown Foundations China Brief entitled “New Government Continues Mongolia’s Rebalance to China.” In the article, Reeves discusses how a change in government has not resulted in a change in Mongolia’s economic engagement with China as prescribed in their 2010 National Security Concept.  Both the Democratic […]

Regional Security Architecture: Some Terms and Organizations

On December 5, 2016, in College, Courses, Faculty, Snedden, by APCSS Editor

“Regional Security Architecture: Some Terms and Organizations” by Dr. Christopher Snedden serves as a primer for those studying the Indo-Asia-Pacific-Region. “I wrote this document to try and better understand what security activities and bodies actually exist in the Asia-Pacific Region,” said Snedden. “In my research, I also hadn’t found a similar document anywhere else that […]

Senior regional leaders complete transnational cooperation course at DKI APCSS

On November 21, 2016, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

High-level leaders from 29 locations and one regional organization were tasked with exploring solutions to transnational terrorist and humanitarian challenges as part of the Nov. 13 to 18 Transnational Security Cooperation course (TSC 16-2) at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies (DKI APCSS). Thirty-four security professionals took part in this senior executive […]

DKI APCSS professor publishes an article on the Maritime Awareness Project website

On November 10, 2016, in College, External Publications, Faculty, KNankivell, by APCSS Editor

Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies’ Professor Kerry Lynn Nankivell published an article entitled “Follow the Fish: Considering Options in the South China Sea”  Nov. 7  on the Maritime Awareness Project (MAPAsia) website. It was a collaboration of the National Bureau of Asian Research and Sasakawa USA. Here is an excerpt from the […]

Asia Security after US Hegemony

On November 1, 2016, in College, Faculty, jackson, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Van Jackson recently wrote about the changing Asian security landscape for “The ASAN Forum.”  Entitled “Asian Security after US Hegemony: Spheres of Influence and the Third Wave of Regional Order,” Jackson writes that the region is in flux due to low trust thanks to a myriad of territorial and strategic disputes.  In his article, […]

Fellows complete advanced cooperation course at DKI APCSS

On October 26, 2016, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Collaboration, negotiation, contemplation, connection…all hallmarks of the Advanced Security Cooperation course held at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies.  One hundred twelve U.S. and international Fellows from 34 locations took part in this course’s latest iteration (ASC 16-2) Sept. 22 to Oct. 26. The five-week ASC is an executive education program enabling […]

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