Renaming of the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies

On February 24, 2015, in College, Faculty, Staff, by APCSS Editor

Yesterday, the Hawaii Congressional Delegation announced the redesignation of the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies as the Daniel K. Inouye Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. The redesignation was included in the Fiscal Year 2015 National Defense Authorization Act and signed into law by the President in December 2014. “We’re proud and humble that we will […]

Communication and Strategy Development

On February 5, 2015, in College, Faculty, Faculty Articles, Finley, Independent Faculty Articles, by APCSS Editor

“Strategy and communication are an integral whole — best practiced as art, not science,” by Herman F. Finley, in his new paper, Communication and Strategy Development. “The strategist, as artist, uses principles not checklists, intuition more than rules, to collaboratively shape a better future in a world composed of interconnected complex adaptive systems.” This article is the […]

Alumni Perspectives: Empowering Cambodian Women’s Full Participation in Defense and Security Sectors

On February 4, 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. “Empowering Cambodian Women’s Full Participation in Defense and Security Sectors” is a paper by a recent graduate […]

APCSS reach grows with graduation of 151 Fellows in APOC 15-1

On January 30, 2015, in Alumni, College, Courses, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

The largest class in its 20-year history graduated today from the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies. One hundred fifty-one Fellows, including 17 international Fellows, completed the Asia-Pacific Orientation Course held here Jan. 26-30. For two decades, the Center has employed APOC, five other courses and multiple workshops to educate more than 9,000 international security practitioners […]

Singapore Chief of Defense Visits APCSS

On January 23, 2015, in Alumni, College, Faculty, by APCSS Editor

Lt. Gen. Chee Meng Ng (SE07-1), SN Air Force Chief of Defense Force, Ministry of Defense. Singapore, visited the Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies today for an orientation and exchange of ideas with APCSS leadership and faculty. He was briefed on the APCSS mission and role, and also the importance of enhancing U. S. relations […]

PACAF Commander visits APCSS

On January 22, 2015, in Alumni, College, Faculty, Staff, by APCSS Editor

Gen. Lori J. Robinson, Commander, Pacific Air Forces; Air Component Commander for U.S. Pacific Command; and Executive Director, Pacific Air Combat Operations Staff, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, visited Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies Jan. 22 for an orientation by APCSS leadership and faculty on strategic issues in the region. During the roundtable discussion, APCSS […]

Alumni Perspectives: Enhancing the Role of Women in Indonesia to Counter Terrorism

On January 20, 2015, in Alumni Perspectives, College, Courses, Women Peace and Security, 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. “Enhancing the Role of Women in Indonesia to Counter Terrorism” is a paper by a recent […]

APCSS supports ASEAN effort to strengthen military education ties

On January 9, 2015, in College, Conference, Workshop, by APCSS Editor

Honolulu – In an effort to advance regional cooperation in professional military education, the Asia-Pacific Center for Security studies conducted a three-day workshop here Jan. 7-9. Titled “Command and Staff Colleges in the Asia-Pacific: Towards a Shared Vision for Cooperation,” the event brought together 28 participants from 10 nations representing 18 command and staff colleges […]

Why North Korea Won’t Follow Myanmar’s Path to Reform

On January 7, 2015, in Byrd, Courses, External Publications, Faculty, Independent Faculty Articles, Kim, by APCSS Editor

Dr. Steven Kim and Dr. Miemie Winn Byrd recently collaborated on an article discussing whether North Korea would follow Myanmar in adopting institutional reforms. Their article “Worlds Apart: Why North Korea Won’t Follow Myanmar’s Path to Reform,” which appears in the 2014 Winter edition of Global Asia, compares the two countries in terms of the […]

Alumni Perspectives: Empowering Indonesia’s Local Seafarers to Contain Smuggling

On December 23, 2014, in Alumni, Alumni Perspectives, College, 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. A recent graduate of the Advanced Security Cooperation Course (ASC 14-3), Mr. Kris Mada is journalist […]

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