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An Evening with Tim Weiner

Jackson, MS—On Thursday, September 18, 2014, the University of Mississippi’s Center for Intelligence and Security Studies (CISS) and Jackson State University’s Cyber Security and Intelligence Program (CSIP) hosted an evening with Tim Weiner, intelligence expert, Pulitzer Prize Winner, and National … Continued

The FBI and Civil Rights: 50 Years in Mississippi

Thursday, September 18, 2014 Engineering Building Auditorium Room 200 The event begins at 6:00pm. Welcome: Dr. April Tanner – Jackson State University Introduction of Speaker: Melissa Graves, JD—University of Mississippi Presentation by Guest Speaker: Mr. Tim Weiner “A Turning Point: … Continued

Dr. Jensen in AP Article About Spike in Homicides

Jackson homicides up over this time last year JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — As of July 3, Jackson has had 37 homicides, compared with 21 for the same time last year. The majority of those have been male, most of them shot. … Continued

Mike German, Speaker

Mike German will be speaking Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the University of Mississippi. Students, faculty, and the public are invited to attend.   For more information: http://www.brennancenter.org/expert/mike-german  

Ole Miss CISS provides students unique opportunity

Ole Miss is among few universities that offer a comprehensive intelligence minor. By Grant Beebe | The Daily Mississippian Ole Miss Center for Intelligence and Security Studies prepares its students to enter the growing intelligence workforce. The American intelligence community … Continued

UM Students Shine at Intelligence Community Seminar

September 24, 2013 by Staff Participants get taste of life as an analyst and opportunities to talk with professionals OXFORD, Miss. – It wasn’t a typical summer for four students enrolled in the University of Mississippi’s intelligence and security studies … Continued

21st Century Biothreats

21st Century Biothreats A lecture by Dr. Robin Robinson, Department of Health and Human Services Wednesday, April 28 6pm-7pm Bryant Hall, Room 209 Sponsored by the Center for Intelligence and Security Studies.  

CISS Cited for Excellence

Mainstream America was introduced formally to the role of intelligence analysts when the movie “Zero Dark Thirty,” detailing the hunt for Osama Bin Laden, hit theaters in December, but for going on five years now, Ole Miss has been training … Continued