Call for Papers: 2018 "Bobby R. Inman Award" for Student Scholarship on Intelligence

Apr 16, 2018
Call for Papers: 2018 "Bobby R. Inman Award" for Student Scholarship on Intelligence

Austin, Texas – The Intelligence Studies Project of The University of Texas at Austin announces the fourth annual competition recognizing outstanding student research and writing on topics related to intelligence and national security.  

Director of Graduate Studies Mark Lawrence publishes article in the New York Times

Mar 30, 2018

Mark Lawrence, Director of Graduate Studies at the Clements Center, asks "Was the Vietnam War Necessary?" in an op-ed published in the New York Times.  

Media coverage on ISP's "U.S. Intelligence: Confronting 21st Century Challenges" Conference

Mar 28, 2018

The University of Texas at Austin's Intelligence Studies Project (ISP) hosted its Spring Symposium “U.S. Intelligence: Confronting 21st Century Challenges,” on Thursday, March 29 at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center on campus. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats gave the keynote address, and Senator John Cornyn gave the introduction.

Clements Center Rings in Five Years with Former President George W. Bush

Mar 28, 2018

Ryan Duffy with the Texas Exes' Alcalde chronicled our Five Year Anniversary Celebration last month in Dallas, featuring a keynote address from former U.S. President George W. Bush. 

Faculty Affiliate publishes article in Cold War History journal

Mar 21, 2018

Joshua Eisenman, Assistant Professor at the LBJ School, examines the history of the Chinese Communist Party's political outreach in Africa in his recently published article, "Comrades-in-Arms: The Chinese Communist Party’s Relations with African Political Organizations in the Mao Era, 1949-1976."

ISP Director on the Nomination of Gina Haspel to Lead CIA

Mar 14, 2018
Commenting in the Washington Times on the administration’s announcement that Gina Haspel would be nominated to replace Mike Pompeo as CIA Director, ISP Director Steve Slick said “the nomination of Gina Haspel to replace Pompeo as director is historic on at least two counts."