Senior leaders grow high-level problem-solving skills at DKI APCSS

On October 16, 2015, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

The Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies wrapped up the latest iteration of its Senior Executive Asia-Pacific Orientation Course (SEAPOC 15-2) last week with 46 Fellows from four nations completing the three-day curriculum. Participants from Australia, Canada, Japan and the United States took part in the Oct. 7 to 9 program. They gained […]

SECAF Deborah Lee James addresses ASC 15-2

On October 14, 2015, in College, Courses, Peace and Security, by APCSS Editor

Articulating the U.S. Air Force’s role in a dynamic, quickly evolving global security environment, Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James addressed U.S. and international Fellows today at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. Her audience included 114 participants in the month-long Advanced Security Cooperation course (ASC 15-2). James is the […]

DKI APCSS plays key role in U.S. collaborative approach to Asia-Pacific stability

On October 8, 2015, in College, Staff, by APCSS Editor

HONOLULU – When Commander of U.S. Pacific Command Adm. Harry Harris, Jr., addressed a packed house at the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies Oct. 6, he noted that the Asia-Pacific security environment is “as complex as it’s ever been.” Fellow guest speaker and Department of Defense official Kelly Magsamen agreed. “The regional […]

DoD Center commemorates 20 years of peacebuilding, takes on name of Senator Inouye

On October 6, 2015, in College, Staff, by APCSS Editor

See Also: DKI APCSS plays key role in U.S. collaborative approach to Asia-Pacific stability HONOLULU — Celebrating 20 years of building peace through education, the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies held a ceremony today honoring its achievements and its namesake, the late U.S. Senator Inouye. Nearly 400 people attended the commemoration at […]

Alumni Perspectives: Cost-effective Maritime Security Cooperation Against Piracy in the Somali Region

On September 22, 2015, in Alumni, Alumni Perspectives, College, Courses, by APCSS Editor

While attending APCSS courses, Fellows are required to complete a Fellows Project which may be done as a presentation, research paper or policy brief. APCSS is now making these papers available on line with our new “Alumni Perspectives” publications. “Cost-effective Maritime Security Cooperation Against Piracy in the Somali Region,” is a paper by a recent […]

Eight new military faculty members join APCSS team

On September 21, 2015, in College, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

The Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies recently welcomed eight military officers as new members of its academic faculty. They are U.S. Army Lt. Col. Thomas Matelski, Lt. Col. Gregory Ford, Maj. Daniel Kent, Maj. Dave Cho, U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Edward Carpenter, U.S. Navy Cmdr. Jonathan Odom and Lt. Cmdr. Sean Washington, and Air Force […]

U.S. and International Fellows complete Asia-Pacific orientation at APCSS

On September 8, 2015, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Gaining increased knowledge of the regional security environment, 150 U.S. and international Fellows completed the Asia-Pacific Orientation Course (APOC 15-3) Sept. 4 at the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. The five-day APOC provides an overview of regional trends in socio-economic, political, defense, health and environmental arenas and how they interrelate. Attendees are generally junior- to […]

Nankivell named new Associate Dean for Academics

On August 31, 2015, in College, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Justin Nankivell has been appointed as the new Associate Dean for Academics at the Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies. This position at APCSS was formerly known as the Deputy Dean, College of Security Studies. This role has been redefined and expanded to include alignment of all facets of the APCSS executive education program […]

International Fellows improve risk reduction and crisis collaboration in APCSS course

On August 31, 2015, in Alumni, College, Courses, by APCSS Editor

Effective response to a disaster or crisis is often a race against time. In the effort to save lives, governments and other agencies must work quickly to deliver medical aid, food and shelter to affected populations. Success in such efforts can hinge heavily on the quality of coordination and cooperation across a wide spectrum of […]

Sharia Law and Its Implications for Women’s Status and Rights

On August 20, 2015, in College, External Publications, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Saira Yamin’s contributed a chapter titled “Sharia Law and Its Implications for Women’s Status and Rights” to a new two-volume book: “Women, War and Violence: Topography, Resistance and Hope” by Mariam M. Kurtz and Lester R. Kurtz, editors. Her chapter, which appears in volume 1, examines the relationship between Sharia or Islamic law and […]

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