Entries by Kathryn-The-Great

Homeland Security Today: DHS Gets a Budget

The following was originally posted on TimothyWColeman.com: The most recent issue of Homeland Security Today is out and I would encourage you to give it a read. Thomas Kean and Lee Hamilton, the former chairman and vice chairman of the 9/11 commission and co-chairs of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s National Security Program provide their unique perspective in […]

Air Force Captain Receives Lint Center Scholarship

Lint Center for National Security Studies Announces 2014 Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint 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 summer 2014 Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint Scholarship to […]

The Lint Center and Mica-Bragg Forge Partnership to Advance the Security Field

Partnership Aims to Mentor the Next Generation of National Security Workers The Lint Center for National Security Studies, a non-profit dedicated to supporting the educational pursuits of the next generation of America’s Counterintelligence and National Security Workers, and the Military Intelligence Corps Association (MICA), a non- profit professional association of the U.S. Army’s Military Intelligence […]

Former CIA Analyst Joins Lint Center Mentoring Team

The Lint Center for National Security Studies is delighted to welcome a tremendous edition to the Center’s already 200-plus strong mentoring team, Ms. Lisa Ruth. Ruth spent 15 years at the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), where she worked as both an Intelligence Analyst and as a Special Projects Officer. While at CIA, Ruth was a […]

Lint Center Article in International Policy Digest

We are pleased to highlight one of our outstanding volunteers Brittany Walter. Last month, after her blog post on the implications of Ebola on US national security was posted in this forum, Ms. Walter’s piece was picked up and reprinted in International Policy Digest as a standalone article. Congrats Brittany on a job well done! Please […]

Honoring Our Veterans

In quiet tributes, at small family gatherings, in meeting halls, and at grand patriotic parades, Americans come together to honor and celebrate the men and women of the armed forces and those who have nobly fought to keep our country free on Veterans Day. On this annual occasion, we celebrate the enduring bonds and gallant […]

Happy 239th Birthday to the Marine Corps!

View on dvidshub.net The Lint Center is pleased to congratulate the US Marine Corps on its 239th birthday! The Center’s own founder, James R. Lint, joined the Marines on November 13, 1975. He recently noted, that he was “coming up on 39 years since vacationing in San Diego MCRD.” To learn more about the US […]

Volunteers Recognized at 2014 Points of Light Tribute Awards Ceremony

The Lint Center for National Security Studies inspired by the honorees at the 2014 Points of Light Tribute Awards CeremonyVolunteers from the Lint Center for National Security Studies, a non-profit dedicated to the advancement of the next generation of National Security workers, took part and were recognized at the 2014 Points of Light Tribute Award […]

Is Ebola a Matter of National Security?

The outbreak of Ebola in West Africa has caused tremendous fear across the globe. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) there have now been 10,141 confirmed cases that have resulted in 4,922 deaths worldwide as of October 24, 2014. The majority of the cases are confined to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra […]

Daily Point of Light Award

Volunteer Team Recognized by Pres. Bush’s Foundation, Points of Light Award We are extremely proud and humbled to announce that the Lint Center for National Security Studies has earned a Daily Points of Light Award on behalf of President George H. W. Bush’s the Points of Light Foundation. Receiving this award and recognition on such […]

Lint Center Wins Featured Daily Point of Light Award

Recognizing service to emerging national security leaders WASHINGTON, D.C., September 11, 2014 – President George H. W. Bush’s Points of Light Foundation today awarded the Lint Center for National Security Studies with a Daily Point of Light Award on the 13th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The Lint Center, a non-profit organization […]

I Fled Communist North Korea as a Teenager

From the Peninsula to the Washington Post, Dr. Jhong Sam Lee came a long way from his humble beginnings on a rice farm near Kiljoo, Korea, which became a part of North Korea when Korea divided. This otherwise unknown city was to garner worldwide prominence when the late North Korean dictator, Kim Jong-il, reportedly held […]

Are You Trainable?

To quote the Greek philosopher Aristotle, “Excellence is an art won by training and habituation […] Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” This important observation is especially relevant because it demonstrates that securing knowledge isn’t an end unto itself, but rather the basis for a behavioral augmentation and an ingrained approach to […]

Lint Center Launches New Awareness Web-Video

We are pleased to unveil a new Web-based video aimed at increasing the awareness of our semi-annual merit-based scholarship programs. As an all-volunteer force (no-paid staff), the Lint Center is pleased to release the following video in effort to promote awareness and interest in the Center’s scholarship opportunities. This video was created by one of […]