ISP Partners with College of Natural Sciences on "STEM for National Security" Course

Jun 05, 2020

In Spring 2020, the Intelligence Studies Project (ISP) piloted a national security course for undergraduates in the College of Natural Sciences (CNS) at the University of Texas at Austin.

ISP Director Discusses Career in Intelligence on the Slavic Connection Podcast

Jun 04, 2020

ISP Director Steve Slick recently joined Lera Toropin of the Slavic Connection to discuss his nearly three decades in intelligence.  The conversation includes personal accounts of the fall of the Berlin Wall, U.S. efforts to end conflicts in the Balkans, the morning of 9/11 in CIA’s Executive Offices and the launch of UT’s Intelligence Studies Project. The full podcast is available HERE.   

Call for Papers: The University of Texas at Austin Announces the 2020 "Bobby R. Inman Award" for Student Scholarship on Intelligence

May 05, 2020

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

CSIS Brief on Intelligence and Emerging Technology

Apr 27, 2020

The Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) recently published The Intelligence Edge: Opportunities and Challenges from Emerging Technologies for U.S. Intelligence to frame the work of its Technology and Intelligence Task Force.

Getting Smart on Pandemics: Intelligence in the Wake of COVID-19

Apr 20, 2020

ISP Director Steve Slick moderated a recent episode of the "Horns of a Dilemma" podcast now available on the War on the Rocks website.

ISP Director Steve Slick Appointed to CSIS Technology and Intelligence Task Force

Mar 09, 2020

The Center for Strategic and International Studies announced today the launch of a Task Force to explore the implications and applications of emerging technologies for the U.S. intelligence community.

Paul Pope Featured in War on the Rocks' Podcast

Feb 27, 2020

On February 25, 2020, ISP Senior Fellow Paul Pope joined the War on the Rocks' WarCast to discuss the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, the importance of precision in intelligence briefings, and how consumers of intelligence in the U.S. Government should welcome objective information and assessments.

Baines Report Interview with ODNI's Principal Executive Andrew Hallman

Feb 05, 2020

The LBJ School's student-run Baines Report recently published an interview with the Office of the Director of National Intelligence's (ODNI) Principal Executive Andrew Hallman.

"The American Interest" on DOJ's Unconventional Investigation of IC Analysis

Jan 30, 2020

The ISP Director was quoted in a recent comment by Carla Robbins in The American Interest. The article raises concerns over the Justice Department’s unconventional investigation into IC assessments of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.  

"How I Got Here": A "Foreign Affairs" Interview with Former CIA Analyst Sue Mi Terry

Jan 16, 2020

Sue Mi Terry, a former CIA senior analyst who also held positions with the National Security Council (NSC) and the National Intelligence Council (NIC), answered questions from Foreign Affairs about her journey to a career in intelligence. To read the full article, click HERE.