Lint Center Scholarships: (Merit-based Funding, Deadline 7/31/10)

Many of you have worked with or assisted Lint Center in the past. Please forward this to students who you believe can create an essay with innovative ideas. Below are the scholarships we have for this month. This has been sent to colleges by our Director of Communications, but we would like have people in […]

Happy New Years Message from the CEO

Lint Center had a great year with the award of six scholarships during two different scholarship competitions. We also created a new Ben Franklin scholarship that was awarded once in summer 2009 and will also be awarded in winter 2010. The Ben Franklin scholarship was funded by a new donor who has helped cover two […]

June 25 Memories Drive Security Concerns

By Jim Lint Original Published on Monmouth Message Newspaper In 1950, the Army had just finished World War II five years earlier. The Army had a major drawdown and cut troop units and staff. Most of the junior personnel had not served in World War II. No draftees had combat experience. June 25, 1950 was […]

Iraq Surge Strategy – Factors Reducing IEDs

All: A professor of mine is working on a study to quantify the impact of the “surge” in Iraq. I have been debating him on this subject matter for quite sometime (winning mostly – haha) but he asked about quantifying civilian efforts for development, infrastructure, etc following the “surge”. Specifically, he mentioned the reduction of […]

Lint Center Receives Presidential Service Award for Volunteerism Certification

1)PRLog HTML: http://www.prlog.org/10209817.html 2) PRLog PDF Version: http://www.prlog.org/10209817-lint-center-receives-presidential-service-award-for-volunteerism-certification.pdf 3) FPR HTML: http://www.free-press-release.com/news/200904/1238693333.html Lint Center Announces Certification by Council on Service and Civic Participation to Deliver Presidential Volunteer Service Award Lint Center for National Security Studies Approved for Prestigious Award Certification to Honor Outstanding Commitment to Volunteer Service The Lint Center, a non-profit charity, focused on supporting […]

Ensuring Effective Food Safety Regulation in China?

Executive Summary: Recently, China has come under fire for its food safety standards by both export recipients and domestic consumers. Several of China’s largest trading partners have imposed punitive bans on Chinese food products, citing quality assurance concerns. Shortcomings in food safety have also precipitated instances of domestic social unrest. Reassessing the current food safety […]

Virtual Volunteering Project

Our Virtual Volunteering Project participants will have an impact. We will have a Virtual Volunteering Project that will allow our members to have an impact. Benefits: Mentorship: For those individuals who volunteer will have an opportunity to interact with some Lint Center mentors. Mentors are highly regarded individuals who have practitioner oriented experience and who […]

Happy New Year 2009

Happy New Year from Lint Center! Lint Center had a great year with the award of six scholarships during two different scholarship competitions. We also created a new Ben Franklin scholarship that was awarded once in Summer 2009 and will also be awarded in Winter 2010. The Ben Franklin scholarship was funded by a new […]

July 2008 competition produced some excellent essays

SGT Jennifer Flory, winner of Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint Scholarship, had an interesting idea on use of Scrap Metal for a safer Middle East which she describes in her essay. As she states it can put the power back into the hands of the people. SGT Flory has served a tour an interesting assignment […]

Lessons learned in recovery of classified materials

Original Published on Monmouth Message Newspaper We have relative peace and calm here at Fort Monmouth even during wartime. But I am often reminded about the guys in the Iran Embassy in November 1979. They thought there was no need for emergency evacuation or for emergency destruction drills. I’m sure there were many in the […]