Entries by Kathryn-The-Great

Holiday Message

Happy Holidays from The Lint Center! The Lint Center for National Security Studies would like to wish you a winter holiday filled with happiness, endearment, and prosperity. Your commitment, as well as that of the leadership team and all our volunteers, has helped foster the Lint Center’s mission to foster and further the educational development […]

Lint Center Proudly Announces the Appointment of Mr. Timothy Coleman to Vice President

The Lint Center for National Security Studies, a non-profit organization focused on supporting the next generation of America’s National Security professionals through scholarship and mentoring opportunities, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Timothy Coleman to Vice President. Mr. Coleman was one of the first scholarship recipients from the Lint Center for National Security […]

Lint Center Announces the Appointment of Ryan Sofranko as Chief Operations Officer

The Lint Center for National Security Studies, a non-profit organization focused on supporting the next generation of America’s National Security professionals through scholarship and mentoring opportunities, today is pleased to announce the appointment of Ryan Sofranko to Chief Operations Officer. Mr. Sofranko first joined the Lint Center as a marketing coordinator in July 2014. Since […]

5 Strategies that Transitioning Military Can Use for the Federal Job Hunt

By James R. Lint Faculty Member, School of Business, American Military University Reposted from http://inmilitary.com/5-strategies-transitioning-military-can-use-federal-job-hunt/ Since I recently retired from federal service, a lot of people ask me how to get a federal job. I have been both a federal job hunter and a federal hiring manager, so it encourages people to frequently ask me how […]

Protect Yourself from Fraud in the Business World

Reposted from: http://onlinecareertips.com/2016/09/protect-yourself-from-fraud-in-the-business-world/ By James R. Lint, Faculty Member, School of Business, American Public University and Charvet D. Young, HR Manager, The Lint Center for National Security Studies There are many examples of fraud in the workplace. If you’re moving into the workforce as a recent college graduate or as a service member transitioning out of […]

Tips for Moving While Enrolled in School

Reposted from http://onlinelearningtips.com/2016/04/06/tips-for-moving-while-enrolled-in-school/ By Nichole Ahlstrom COLL100 Faculty at American Public University Moving is not a fun topic to discuss, especially when it involves attending college. How would I know? I’m preparing to move from Okinawa, Japan, back to the United States. Mentally and physically preparing for any move is no easy task, especially when you […]

The Lint Center for National Security Studies Announces 2016 Army Staff Sgt. Richard S. Eaton Jr., Scholarship Winner

Elizabeth Bailey Wins Scholarship The Lint Center for National Security Studies, a non-profit organization focused on supporting the next generation of America’s National Security professionals through scholarship and mentoring opportunities, today announced the award of the January 2016 Staff Sergeant  Richard S. Eaton Jr. Scholarship to Ms. Elizabeth Bailey. Staff Sgt. Richard Eaton, a United […]

Six Things You Should Know About Scholarships

Reposted from http://onlinelearningtips.com/2016/03/14/six-things-you-should-know-about-scholarships/ By Ryan Laspina Senior Specialist,  American Public University System Scholarships are the most effective and beneficial way to pay for college expenses (everything from tuition to books and fees). Typically, scholarships do not need to be paid back with interest. Instead, you earn money by continually demonstrating your academic prowess. Most people think […]

Lint Center Launches Partnership with IAFIE to Advance Intelligence Education

New Partnership Establishes $1000 Annual IAFIE Scholarship to Support Scholarship Initiatives The Lint Center for National Security Studies, a non-profit dedicated to fostering the educational development of the next generation of America’s Counterintelligence and National Security Workers, and the International Association for Intelligence Education (IAFIE), the leading international organization for Intelligence Education, today announced a […]

The Lessons of International Travel Can Help with Career Success

Cross posted at http://onlinecareertips.com/2015/12/the-lessons-of-international-travel-can-help-with-career-success/. By James Lint Faculty Member, American Public University One of the advantages of international travel is that we get a chance to see and explore new areas.  In the military we must travel; in corporate business, we must travel when told.  The positive side of this is that you get to see […]

Giving Tuesday at the Lint Center

Yogi Berra once said, “Almost every Monday I have a charity thing. I like that. I do.” In honor of giving Tuesday and to give Yogi a day off, we ask that you consider helping the Lint Center during this holiday season: https://www.lintcenter.org/donate/ Mission: The mission of the Lint Center for National Security Studies is […]

Scholarship Spotlight: Josiah Depaoli

Scholarship Winner Josiah Depaoli receives Lint Center Award of Excellence from Director of External Affairs, Bridget Struthers, alongside Will Hausman, Economics Department Chair at the College of William & Mary. During the fall semester, the Lint Center’s Director of External Affairs, Bridget Struthers, had the privilege of presenting scholarship winner Josiah Depaoli the Lint Center […]

Five Ways to Build Up Your Resume without Breaking Down Your Wallet

If you’re just starting a career or are looking to break into a new one, education can be an instant resume-builder. Opening yourself to new ideas and broadening your skill set not only exposes you to new ways of thinking, it also signals to potential employers that you possess the interest, drive, and academic foundation necessary to […]

Countering Internet Radicalization by the Islamic State (ISIL)

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) has taken advantage of technology to recruit western citizens into the organization. ISIL extremists are utilizing the Internet and social media networks (SMNs) to fund activities and recruit new members on a scale never before seen with frightening effectiveness and impactful reach. In 2014, three American […]

July 2015 Scholarship Winners

The Lint Center Summer 2015 Scholarship Competition has concluded, and the winners have been selected! Josiah Depaoli is the winner of the Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint Scholarship ($1500). Hunter Reynolds is the winner of the Virginia and Frank Misselhorn Memorial Scholarship ($500). Full press releases will be following shortly.