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Alumni Profile: Zack Hosford (’13)

Zack Hosford chose SSP after extensive experience in the security field. He used his education to further his career with work for the Center for New American Security, the Department of Defense, and Senator Edward J. Markey.

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Alumni Profile: Kathleen Cylkowski (’07)

Kathleen Cylkowski (07′) used her SSP experience to embark upon a career that includes time at Booz Allen Hamilton, conducting research in Afghanistan, and serving as a nurse-midwife in the U.S. Army.

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Faculty Article: Will There be a Third Intifada?

Published in Lawfare, on the 25th anniversary of the Oslo Accords Prof. Byman looks back at the past two decades of Israeli-Palestinian relations and what implications they carry for the future of peace.

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Faculty Article: Another War in Lebanon?

In Lawfare, Prof. Dan Byman analyzes the most recent developments in the troubled relationship between Israel and Lebanon’s ruling party, Hezbollah, to determine the likelihood of a renewed Israeli military operation in within Lebanese borders.

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Faculty Article: Why States are Turning to Proxy War

In National Interest, Prof. Daniel Byman looks at the past, present and future of proxy wars as an alternative way for many states to achieve their international objectives, and warns of the implications such means can have for policymakers in Washington.