2012 News & Information

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 29, 2012

    All Africa reports on the CNA study Security Challenges in Libya and the Sahel in the article “North Africa: New Studies Warn Mali Crisis, Al-Qaeda Driving 'Arc of Instability' Across Africa”

  • From CNA Corporation: December 20, 2012

    International Relations and Security Network (ISN) posts the article "Challenges Facing the Russian Defense Establishment" by CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: December 20, 2012

    The slide presentation from CNA vice president and deputy general counsel Mark E. Rosen's Stanford University presentation, "Arctic Legal Issues", is now available online

  • From CNA Corporation: December 19, 2012

    Video: Variety of Work Attracts Scientists like CNA’s Bill Komiss - Although Bill Komiss finished college with a Ph.D. in economics, he wanted to use his academic skills in other ways. In joining CNA, he was able to work on fascinating projects to include helping marine mammals, studying the flow of oil through strategic straits, and helping to keep the Navy ready for action.

  • From CNA Corporation: December 19, 2012

    The slide presentation from CNA senior vice president, general counsel, and corporate secretary Sherri Goodman's IISS Forum for Arctic Climate Change and Security Geopolitical Workshop presentation, "The Changing Arctic: Strategic Opportunities and Challenges", is now available online

  • From CNA Corporation: December 18, 2012

    Routledge publishes the book Chinese Diplomacy and the UN Security Council: Beyond the Vote by CNA research analyst Joel Wuthnow, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: December 18, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases the report Security Challenges in Libya and the Sahel by CNA lead administrative program assistant Sarah Vogler

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Dec 17

    Journalist and historian Evan Thomas will discuss his new book Ike’s Bluff: President Eisenhower’s Secret Struggle to Save the World on December 17 (attendance by invitation only)

  • Event: Brookings Institution Discussion - Dec 17

    CNA senior fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.), to speak at the Brookings Institution discussion on "The United States, China, and Maritime Asia" on December 17

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 17, 2012

    The Valdai International Discussion Club interviews CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. for the article "Multiculturalism à la Russe?"

  • From CNA Corporation: December 17, 2012

    A video recording of CNA principal research scientist Dr. Lawrence Lewis' presentation on "The Indirect Approach: The Philippines and Beyond" at the 8th International Lessons Learned Conference is now available online

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 17, 2012

    National Defense cites 2006 CNA study Soldier Perspectives on Small Arms in Combat in the article "Outdated Weapons Bring Calls for Speedier Upgrades"

  • From CNA Corporation: December 17, 2012

    The slide presentation from CNA senior fellow Paul Faeth's Total Energy USA panel presentation, "An Environmental View of Fracking", is now available online

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 17, 2012

    Reuters quotes CNA research scientist Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D. in the article "Internet ayatollah: Iran's supreme leader "likes" Facebook"

  • Event: Forum for Arctic Climate Change and Security Workshop – Dec 14

    CNA senior vice president and general counsel Sherri Goodman to speak at the IISS Forum for Arctic Climate Change and Security Geopolitical Workshop on December 14

  • From CNA Corporation: December 13, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases the report The Long Littoral Project: Arabian Sea, the third in a series of reports that examines the five great maritime basins of the Indo-Pacific

  • From CNA Corporation: December 13, 2012

    The slide presentation from the Smart Policing Initiative's December 4th webinar "SMART Police Officers: The End Game" is now available online

  • News Release: December 13, 2012

    Today, CNA announced that the 39th annual Population Representation in the Military Services Fiscal Year 2011 report is now available.

  • From CNA Corporation: December 13, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. highlights his September Oxford Analytica brief in the posting "Iran’s S-300 lawsuit against Russia may backfire" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • From CNA Corporation: December 13, 2012

    Employee Spotlight: Meet Patricia Neil, Ph.D., research scientist in CNA’s Operations Evaluation Group, Marine Corps Field Program

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 12, 2012

    Yonhap News quotes Ken Gause, director of CNA's International Affairs Group, in the article "N. Korea's rocket viewed as potential 'game changer'" (subscription required)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 12, 2012

    NPR Morning Edition quotes CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. in the segment "Russia's Defense Shuffle May Tarnish Its Military"

  • Event: National Security Aspects of Cyber Policy – Dec 11

    CNA to host the workshop "National Security Aspects of Cyber Policy: Cyber Offense, Resilience, and the Way Ahead" on December 11 (attendance by invitation only)

  • Event: REL Appalachia Webinar - Dec 11

    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a webinar titled "Increasing Student Engagement in Low Performing Schools" on December 11

  • From CNA Corporation: December 11, 2012

    Selected presentations from CNA's November 2012 conference Promoting Resilience in Military Children through Effective Programs are now available online

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 11, 2012

    Defense Industry Daily highlights CNA research scientist Dr. Dmitry Gorenburg's blog post "Taking armaments imports seriously, part 1"

  • From CNA Corporation: December 11, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Taking armaments imports seriously, part 2" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 10, 2012

    National Intelligence Council references blog posts by CNA senior research scientist Ralph Espach, Ph.D. in the publication Global Trends 2030: Alternative Worlds

  • News Release: December 10, 2012

    CNA today announced the hiring of Pearl Mihara to serve as the not-for-profit research and analysis organization’s vice president of Human Resources (HR).

  • From CNA Corporation: December 10, 2012

    Foreign Policy publishes the article "Lost in Cyberspace" by CNA research scientist Will McCants, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: December 10, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Taking armaments imports seriously, part 1" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • From CNA Corporation: December 7, 2012

    The Diplomat posts "China and the ICC" by CNA analyst Joel Wuthnow, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: December 6, 2012

    CNN blog Global Public Square posts "Kim Jong Un tightens his grip" by CNA analyst Ken Gause

  • Event: REL Appalachia Workshop – Dec 5

    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a workshop titled "Building Capacity to Review and Interpret Data Using the Virginia Early Warning System" on December 5 in South Boston, VA

  • From CNA Corporation: December 5, 2012

    StrategyPage posts a book review by CNA senior research specialist Michael Markowitz on the book, The Age of the Dromon: The Byzantine Navy, ca. 500-1204,  written by John Pryor and Elizabeth Jeffreys

  • CNA Corporation in the News: December 5, 2012

    KNPR Las Vegas hosts James “Chips” Stewart, Director of CNA Safety and Security’s Public Safety Program, for a discussion on findings in the CNA-prepared report, Collaborative Reform Process: A Review of Officer-Involved Shootings in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department

  • From CNA Corporation: December 5, 2012

    Research in Labor Economics publishes the article Position-Specific Promotion Rates and the “Fast Track” Effect by CNA research analyst Adam Clemens, Ph.D.

  • Event: SPI Online Seminar – Dec 4

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, Bureau of Justice Assistance, and over thirty local law enforcement agencies, to host the online seminar "SMART Police Officers: The End Game" on December 4

  • Event: 7th SISPAT/3rd ICOC – Dec 4-7

    CNA advisor Mary Lauer to speak at the Joint 7th Singapore International Symposium On Protection Against Toxic Substances (7th SISPAT) and 3rd International Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Explosives Operations Conference (3rd ICOC) on Dec 4-7

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Dec 3

    Dr. Edward C. O’Dowd (COL, USA Ret.), the Director of East Asian Studies at the Marine Corps University, will discuss lessons learned from the Sino-Vietnamese War of 1979 on December 3 from 12:00 - 1:30 PM (attendance by invitation only)

  • Event: 8th International Lessons Learned Conference – Dec 3-6

    CNA principal research scientist Lawrence Lewis, Ph.D. to speak on "The Indirect Approach: The Philippines and Beyond" at the 8th International Lessons Learned Conference in Sydney, Australia on December 3-6

  • From CNA Corporation: November 30, 2012

    CNA Video: Scientist Finds the Right Chemistry with the Navy - There are many analysts at CNA with master degrees and Ph.Ds. in subjects like economics, abstract algebra, and law. But when they’re hired, they generally don’t work in the area they studied. Take CNA’s Dr. David Broyles, for instance. He has a Ph.D. in organic chemistry but has recently worked on everything from the Haiti earthquake to irregular warfare.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 30, 2012

    Associated Press quotes CNA Senior Fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.), in the article "US, China militaries hold exercise to build trust" (also carried by Navy TimesMacon Telegraph, Eureka Times-Standard, and Oroville Mercury-Register)

  • Event: CNA Military Children Conference – Nov 29-30

    CNA to host the conference "Promoting Resilience in Military Children through Effective Programs" on November 29-30, 2012

  • Event: African Studies Association’s Annual Meeting – Nov 29-Dec 2

    Lesley Warner, CNA research analyst, to speak on Demilitarizing Non-Statutory Armed Groups in Post-Conflict South Sudan at the African Studies Association’s 55th Annual Meeting on November 29 to December 2

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 28, 2012

    Huffington Post cites CNA study Non-Citizens in the Enlisted U.S. Military in the article "Deported Vets"

  • Event: Total Energy USA – Nov 27-29

    CNA senior fellow Paul Faeth to speak at Total Energy USA about "An Environmental View of Fracking" on November 27-29

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 26, 2012

    Bay Ridge Odyssey blog cites CNA study National Security and the Threat of Climate Change in the article, "In Midst of Climate Change, Fort Hamilton Army Base Supports Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts"

  • From CNA Corporation: November 21, 2012
    Senator Richard G. Lugar, recipient of CNA's 2012 Paul H. Nitze Award, discusses "Overcoming Political Disunity to Address Emerging National Security Challenges" at CNA's 70th Anniversary Celebration and Awards Dinner
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 21, 2012

    Huffington Post cites CNA study, Non-Citizens in the Enlisted U.S. Military, in the article "US Vets With Green Cards, Deported After Serving Prison Sentence"

  • From CNA Corporation: November 19, 2012
    A summary and photos from the November 8, 2012 KIMS-CNA Conference on "The Changing Security Environment and the Continuing North Korean Military Threat" are now available
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 19, 2012
    Las Vegas Review-Journal urges the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department to implement the recommendations in the CNA-prepared report, Collaborative Reform Process: A Review of Officer-Involved Shootings in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 19, 2012
    The Indiana Journal Gazette reports on CNA's 2012 Paul H. Nitze award in the article "Lugar honored for weapons cuts"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 18, 2012

    Las Vegas Review-Journal reports that Samuel Walker, a police accountability expert, praises the CNA-prepared review of officer-involved shootings in the article "Federal report on Las Vegas police wins praise"

  • From CNA Corporation: November 17, 2012
    CNA China Studies releases the report China’s Leadership Transition: What’s at Stake? by CNA senior research scientist Alison Kaufman, Ph.D.
  • Event: CNA Operational Analysis Seminar – Nov 16
    CNA to host Dr. Hamsa Balakrishnan, one of the winners of the inaugural CNA Award for Operational Analysis, on November 16 to discuss her group’s research in a special seminar
  • From CNA Corporation: November 16, 2012
    The U.S. Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) releases the report Collaborative Reform Process: A Review of Officer-Involved Shootings in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department prepared by CNA Safety and Security
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 16, 2012
    Homeland Security Watch posts “The times they are a-changin” citing CNA’s 2010 report Why the Emergency Management Community Should be Concerned about Climate Change
  • Event: Arctic Legal Issues – Nov 16

    CNA vice president and deputy general counsel Mark E. Rosen briefed selected officials on existing maritime claims and disputes in the Arctic at Stanford University on November 16

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Recruit Tech Alumni Only Career Fair – Nov 15

    CNA recruiters to attend the Recruit Tech Alumni Only Career Fair in Fairfax, VA on November 15

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Nov 15
    Ms. Theresa Whelan, the National Intelligence Officer for Africa, will discuss “Security Challenges in Africa – Present and Future” on Thursday, November 15, from 6:00 - 7:30 PM (attendance by invitation only)
  • Event: Brookings Institution Roundtable Discussion – Nov 15
    Brookings Institution presents a roundtable discussion with CNA research analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake titled "U.S.-India Security Burden-Sharing in the Indian Ocean?" on November 15 (attendance by invitation only)
  • News Release: November 15, 2012
    CNA today announced that Sen. Richard G. Lugar of Indiana is the winner of its 2012 Paul H. Nitze award.
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 15, 2012
    Las Vegas media cover release of the CNA-prepared review of officer-involved shootings by Las Vegas metro police:  Las Vegas Sun, Las Vegas Review JournalNBC 3, ABC 13, Fox 5, CBS 8
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 15, 2012
    NBC 3 Las Vegas interviews Las Vegas Sheriff Doug Gillespie about the findings of the CNA-prepared report on officer-involved shootings
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 15, 2012
    The Associated Press story on the release of the CNA report on police-involved shootings in Las Vegas is carried by The San Francisco Chronicle and the San Antonio Express-News
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 15, 2012
    Reuters reports on the release of CNA’s report on Las Vegas police-involved shootings in the article "U.S. finds lack of accountability in Las Vegas police shootings” (also carried by the Chicago Tribune)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 15, 2012
    Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department posts a video of the press conference statements from CNA and the U.S. Department of Justice regarding the CNA report, Collaborative Reform Process: A Review of Officer-Involved Shootings in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
  • Event: REL Appalachia Workshop – Nov 14
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a workshop titled "Tennessee Path to College: A Bridging Research to Practice Event" on November 14 in Nashville, TN
  • Event: ASC Annual Meeting - Nov 14-17
    Academy of Experimental Criminology (AEC) to present AEC Honorary Fellow award to James Stewart, CNA director of Public Safety, at the American Society of Criminology annual meeting on November 14-17
  • News Release: November 14, 2012
    On November 29 and 30, 2012, CNA will host “Promoting Resilience in Military Children Through Effective Programs” at the Westin Georgetown in Washington, D.C.
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 14, 2012
    Alaska Dispatch quotes the 2007 CNA Military Advisory Board report National Security and the Threat of Climate Change in the article "Climate change report: Can US adapt to severe weather Alaskans call normal?"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 14, 2012
    Las Vegas Review-Journal writes about a CNA report, which provides recommendations to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department for dealing with officer-involved shootings, in the article "Justice Department to reveal findings of Las Vegas police shooting investigation"
  • Event: CNA Recruiting at NC Masters and Ph.D. Career Fair – Nov 13

    CNA recruiters to participate in the North Carolina Masters and Ph.D. Career Fair in Chapel Hill, NC on November 13

  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 13, 2012
  • From CNA Corporation: November 12, 2012
    Sherri Goodman, CNA senior vice president and general counsel, is a contributor to the National Academy of Sciences' National Research Council report Climate and Social Stress: Implications for Security Analysis
  • From CNA Corporation: November 12, 2012
    CNA Resource Analysis releases the report Assessing the Impact of and Needs for Navy Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Training by CNA research scientists Neil B. Carey, Ph.D., Edward J. Schmitz, Ph.D.,and Sara M. Russell, Ph.D. and CNA project manager Zachary T. Miller
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 10, 2012
    The Economist quotes CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. in the article "Reform and be sacked: The firing of Russia’s defence minister may be a setback for military reform"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 10, 2012
    Voice of Russia Radio interviews CNA China analyst Joel Wuthnow, Ph.D. for its Afternoon Show discussion “Analysts Believe New Chinese Leadership Must Issue Major Reforms to Survive"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 9, 2012
    The Executive Office of the President cites CNA's Final Report for the Veterans’ Disability Benefits Commission and Characterizing the Economic Prospects of Veterans in the White House report Military Skills for America’s Future: Leveraging Military Service and Experience to Put Veterans and Military Spouses Back to Work
  • From CNA Corporation: November 9, 2012
    The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Migration Policy Institute publish the report, Border Insecurity in Central America’s Northern Triangle, co-authored by CNA senior research scientist Ralph Espach, Ph.D.
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 9, 2012
    Environment & Energy Publishing's Greenwire quotes Sherri Goodman, CNA senior vice president and general counsel, in the article "Spy agencies should step up focus on most vulnerable countries -- NAS panel"
  • Event: Ready Seapower: A History of the U.S. Seventh Fleet – Nov 8
    CNA and Naval History and Heritage Command present a discussion on Ready Seapower: A History of the U.S. Seventh Fleet on November 8 (attendance by invitation only)
  • Event: Sixth KIMS-CNA Conference – Nov 8
    The Sixth KIMS-CNA Conference on "The Changing Security Environment and the Continuing North Korean Military Threat" to be held on November 8
  • From CNA Corporation: November 8, 2012
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, posts an interview with CNA senior research specialist, Maria DiFuccia. In September, DiFuccia traveled to Charleston, West Virginia to meet with the West Virginia Association of School Administrators and representatives from the West Virginia Department of Education.
  • From CNA Corporation: November 8, 2012
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, discusses rural education in the article "Spotlight on Rural Education".
  • From CNA Corporation: November 6, 2012
    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "The firing of Anatoly Serdyukov" on his blog Russian Military Reform
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 6, 2012
    Fort Worth Star-Telegram quotes CNA director of detention programs Karl Becker in the article "Fort Worth may pay Tarrant County to house city inmates"
  • Event: CNA Luncheon - Nov 6
    Mari Skåre, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Secretary General’s Special Representative for Women, Peace, and Security, to visit CNA for a luncheon on November 6
  • Event: REL Appalachia Workshop – Nov 5
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a workshop titled "Virginia Path to College: A Bridging Research to Practice Event" on November 5 in Norfolk, VA
  • From CNA Corporation: November 5, 2012
    CNA Resource Analysis releases the report Prior-Service Reserve Affiliation and Continuation Behavior: Volume 1– Affiliation by CNA research analyst Jennifer Schulte, Ph.D. and CNA principal research scientist Michelle Dolfini-Reed, Ph.D.
  • From CNA Corporation: November 5, 2012
    CNA Resource Analysis releases the report Prior-Service Reserve Affiliation and Continuation Behavior: Volume 2– Continuation by CNA research analyst Jennifer Schulte, Ph.D. and CNA principal research scientist Michelle Dolfini-Reed, Ph.D.
  • From CNA Corporation: November 5, 2012
    Proceedings publishes "Improving Command and Control by Assessing the Common Operational Picture" by CNA analyst Annette Matheny, Ph.D. in the Professional Notes section (subscription required)
  • From CNA Corporation: November 5, 2012
    World Politics Review publishes the article "Force Reduction Key to South Sudan's Military Transformation" by CNA research analyst Lesley Anne Warner
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 5, 2012
    Alaska Dispatch quotes CNA senior research scientist Dennis Blasko in the article “Unmanned droned face-off coming to Asia Pacific region”
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 5, 2012
    Peabody Pulse, a newsletter of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education, mentions CNA and the Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 5, 2012
    The Baltimore Sun quotes CNA director of public safety James Stewart in the article "City officers linked to towing scandal remain suspended"
  • From CNA Corporation: November 2, 2012
    The paper, Integrated Manpower Agent-Based Computer Tool – Active Component (IMPACT-AC), co-authored by CNA research scientist Warren Sutton, Ph.D. was selected as the best working group presentation in Manpower and Personnel at this year's Military Operations Research Symposium. In addition, this paper has been nominated for the 80th Barchi Prize.
  • CNA Corporation in the News: November 1, 2012
    Government Executive quotes CNA president and CEO Robert Murray in the article "United We Stand"
  • From CNA Corporation: October 31, 2012
    Research Highlight: CNA Safety and Security report Why the Emergency Management Community Should be Concerned about Climate Change focuses on the impact of climate change on comprehensive emergency management and preparedness policy
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 31, 2012
    North Carolina's Tideland News quotes Vice Admiral Dennis V. McGinn, USN (Ret.), vice chairman of CNA's Military Advisory Board, in the article "Miscellaneous Musings by Brad Rich"
  • From CNA Corporation: October 31, 2012

    The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace's Policy Outlook features the article, "The U.S. and Russian National Academies Should Conduct A Joint Study Into Whether Conventional Cruise Missiles Post a Realistic Threat to Silos," coauthored by CNA research analyst Elbridge Colby

  • From CNA Corporation: October 30, 2012
    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, Bureau of Justice Assistance, and over thirty local law enforcement agencies, publishes the site spotlight report Los Angeles, California Smart Policing Initiative: Reducing Gun-Related Violence through Operation LASER
  • From CNA Corporation: October 30, 2012
    CNA supported the DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA) with a series of “Whole Community” tabletop exercises reports The Tear Line
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 30, 2012
    Huffington Post quotes CNA's Military Advisory Board report National Security and the Threat of Climate Change and Vice Admiral Lee Gunn, USN (Ret.), president of CNA’s Institute for Public Research, in the article "The Climate Elephant in the Room"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 29, 2012
    HuffPost Live interviews CNA research analyst Clarence Wardell, III, Ph.D. about Hurricane Sandy and social media in the segment "Sandy: Lock Down"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 29, 2012
    The blog Crime in America.Net posts about Smart Policing Initiative's September 24th webinar “The Problem-Solving Process (SARA) and SPI”
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 26, 2012
    World Politics Review's Trend Lines quotes vice president and director of CNA China Studies, David Finkelstein, Ph.D., in the article "Generals' Promotions Put Spotlight on China's Central Military Commission"
  • News Release: October 25, 2012
    CNA-sponsored J. Steinhardt Prize for operations research awarded to Donald P. Gaver, Jr., Ph.D., Distinguished Professor Naval Postgraduate School, and Edgar B. Vandiver, III, Director, Center for Army Analysis
  • From CNA Corporation: October 25, 2012
    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Russian air force procurement plans" on his blog Russian Military Reform
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 25, 2012
    Bureau of Justice Assistance presentation at the National Criminal Justice Association Board of Directors Meeting mentions CNA and the Smart Policing Initiative
  • Event: REL Appalachia Workshop – Oct 24
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a workshop titled "Using Data to Guide College and Career Preparation" on October 24 in Jackson, TN
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 24, 2012
    The Hill's Congress Blog mentions CNA Military Advisory Board member Lieutenant General Richard C. Zilmer, USMC (Ret.) in the article "Rethinking and reforming our energy policy"
  • Event: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace – Oct 24
    CNA Sr. Fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.) to participate in a Carnegie Endowment for International Peace discussion on the "Sino-Indian Maritime Rivalry"
  • Event: Mexico and Central America Program Seminar Series – Oct 24
    Director of CNA’s Latin American Affairs Program, Ralph Espach, Ph.D. to speak on  “Ungoverned Space, Criminal Organizations, and U.S. Security Policy in Central America” at the Mexico and Central America Program Seminar Series on October 24
  • Event: REL Appalachia Workshop – Oct 23
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a workshop titled "Kentucky Path to College: A Bridging Research to Practice Event" on October 23 in Berea, Kentucky
  • From CNA Corporation: October 23, 2012
    Harvard's Belfer Center posts CNA Maritime Asia Project's second conference report Workshop Two: Naval Developments in Asia
  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Oct 22
    Lieutenant General George J. Flynn, USMC, the J-7 Joint Staff Director for Joint Force Development, will discuss the new Capstone Concept for Joint Operations on October 22 (attendance by invitation only)
  • From CNA Corporation: October 20, 2012
    Over the past 18 months, CNA Safety and Security delivered 26 risk management workshops nationwide reports The Tear Line
  • From CNA Corporation: October 20, 2012
    CNA Resource Analysis releases the report "Data Rights Valuation in Software Acquisitions" by CNA senior risk and cost engineer Stephany Head, Ph.D. and CNA principal research scientist Julianne Nelson, Ph.D.
  • Event: Small Navies Conference – Oct 19-21

    CNA senior fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt, (Ret.), to speak at the Small Navies Conference on October 19-21

  • From CNA Corporation: October 19, 2012
    Two new capability calculators (Weapons of Mass Destruction/Hazardous Materials Response and Public Safety and Security Response) are free and available for download reports The Tear Line
  • Event: CNA Recruiting at UCLA – Oct 18-19

    CNA recruiters to visit University of California, Los Angeles on October 18-19

  • From CNA Corporation: October 18, 2012
    Timothy Beres, vice president and director of CNA Safety & Security, writes "Cyber Threats: Different Hazard, Same Problems" for the October 2012 edition of The Tear Line
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 18, 2012
    Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology spotlights CNA network administrator Paul Vinh in the article, "Asian Americans in technology are leaders and teachers"
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 18, 2012
    Stanford Social Innovation Review mentions CNA’s Military Advisory Board in the article "Climate Science as Culture War"
  • From CNA Corporation: October 18, 2012
    Geopolitical Information Service posts the report "Central America faces tough choices in drug and gang wars" by CNA senior research scientist Ralph Espach, Ph.D. (subscription required)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 18, 2012
    Montana's Ravalli Republic quotes General Gordon Sullivan (Ret.), chairman of CNA's Military Advisory Board for the report National Security and the Threat of Climate Change
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 18, 2012
    The Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) announces that NPS professor Donald Gaver has been awarded the CNA-sponsored 2012 Military Applications Society of INFORMS J. Steinhardt Prize
  • Event: CNA Recruiting at MSU and U-M – Oct 17-18

    CNA recruiters to visit Michigan State University and University of Michigan on October 17-18

  • From CNA Corporation: October 17, 2012
    CNA Safety and Security provided on-site analytic support and technical assistance to local law enforcement at the presidential nominating conventions reports The Tear Line
  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Caltech Career Fair – Oct 16

    CNA recruiters to participate in the California Institute of Technology Career Fair on October 16 in Pasadena, CA

  • Event: Smart Policing Initiative National Meeting - Oct 16-18
    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, Bureau of Justice Assistance, and over thirty local law enforcement agencies, to host a national meeting on October 16-18
  • Event: CNA Recruiting at INFORMS Job Fair – Oct 14-17

    CNA recruiters to participate in the 2012 INFORMS Job Fair on October 14-17

  • From CNA Corporation: October 12, 2012
    CNA Safety and Security releases Volume 2, Issue 3 of its quarterly newsletter The Tear Line
  • From CNA Corporation: October 12, 2012
    Foreign Policy's The Middle East Channel publishes "A new Salafi politics" by CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D.
  • Event: International Conference of Crisis Mappers – Oct 12-14

    CNA research analyst Clarence Wardell, Ph.D. to speak at the International Conference of Crisis Mappers (ICCM 2012) on "Crisis, Data, & Decision Making: When Does Accuracy Matter?" on October 12-14

  • Event: REL Appalachia Workshop - Oct 10
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a workshop titled "West Virginia Dropout Prevention: A Bridging Research to Practice Event" on October 10 in Charleston, WV
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 10, 2012
    Education Week's Rural Education blog discusses the September 24 webinar hosted by the CNA administered Regional Educational Laboratory Appalachia
  • From CNA Corporation: October 9, 2012
    CNA Strategic Studies releases the report "The Long Littoral Project: East China and Yellow Seas", the second in a series of reports that examines the five great maritime basins of the Indo-Pacific
  • From CNA Corporation: October 9, 2012
    Employee Spotlight: Meet Ian MacLeod, senior research scientist in CNA’s Operations Evaluation Group, Marine Corps Field Program
  • From CNA Corporation: October 8, 2012
    CNA Operations & Tactics Analysis releases the fourth quarter 2011 update of the Integrated Ship Database
  • From CNA Corporation: October 7, 2012
    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, hosted a webinar titled "Increasing Access to College Preparatory Courses in Rural Communities Through Dual Enrollment" on September 24 - view the video and download the slides
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 5, 2012
    Foreign Policy Research Institute cites CNA's American Grand Strategy and Seapower Conference Report in the article "American Exceptionalism...Exposed" (also posted by Eurasia Review)
  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 5, 2012
    ThinkProgress quotes CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. in the blog post "Connection Between al Qaeda and Embassy Attacks Remains Unproven"
  • From CNA Corporation: October 4, 2012

    CNA Video: Keeping Secrets: The Life of a CNA Analyst – CNA research scientist Patricia Neil, Ph.D. discusses her work as CNA's field representative assigned to Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command, Camp Lejeune, NC

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 3, 2012

    Huffington Post blogger, Renee Parsons, cites CNA’s Military Advisory Board report, National Security and the Threat of Climate Change

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 2, 2012

    Business Insider and International Business Times quote CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. in their articles about the disappearance of U.S. reporter Austin Tice (quotes originally appeared in McClatchy Newspapers)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 2, 2012
    The Center for Climate & Security quotes CNA vice president and director of strategic studies Eric Thompson, Ph.D. and CNA board member Admiral Gary Roughead, USN (Ret.) in the blog post "CNA and Admiral Roughead on Resource Tensions in the East China Sea" (quotes originally appeared in Reuters)
  • Event: CNA Recruiting at GWU Career Fair – October 2

    CNA recruiters to participate in the George Washington University 2012 Career and Internship Fair on October 2 in Washington, DC

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 1, 2012

    McClatchy Newspapers quotes CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. in the article "YouTube video shows McClatchy contributor Austin Tice alive after capture" (also carried by The Miami Herald)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 1, 2012

    The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime cites the CNA report "Criminal Organizations and Illicit Trafficking in Guatemala’s Border Communities" in the September 2012 study "Transnational Organized Crime in Central America and the Caribbean: A Threat Assessment"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: October 1, 2012

    Reuters quotes CNA vice president and director of strategic studies Eric Thompson, Ph.D. and CNA board member Admiral Gary Roughead, USN (Ret.) in the article "Geopolitics, resources put maritime disputes back on map" (also carried in the Chicago TribuneAsahi Shimbunand The Sunday Times in Sri Lanka)

  • From CNA Corporation: September 30, 2012
    The Nashua Telegraph publishes the article "US must break away from its overreliance on oil" by CNA Military Advisory Board member Lieutenant General Richard C. Zilmer, USMC (Ret.)
  • Event: IACP Annual Conference and Exposition - Sep 29-Oct 3

    CNA director of public safety James Stewart and CNA director of justice programs Stephen Rickman to present on the Smart Policing Initiative at the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Annual Conference and Exposition on September 29 - October 3

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at UC Berkeley – Sep 27

    CNA recruiters to attend the University of California, Berkeley Masters & Ph.D. Career Fair on September 27

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 27, 2012

    The Voice of Russia interviews CNA senior research scientist Dennis Blasko in the radio segment "Chinese Navy Launches First Aircraft Carrier"

  • From CNA Corporation: September 27, 2012

    PRISM publishes the article "Operation Enduring Freedom—Philippines: Civilian Harm and the Indirect Approach" by co-authors CNA principal research scientist Lawrence Lewis, Ph.D. and CNA board member Sarah Sewall, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 25, 2012

    Business Insider interviews Former Lt. Gen. Richard C. Zilmer, a member of CNA's Military Advisory Board, for the article "The Strongest Argument For Renewable Energy Comes From The US Military"

  • Event: Smart Policing Initiative Webinar - Sep 24

    Smart Policing Initiative (SPI), a collaborative effort between CNA, Bureau of Justice Assistance, and over thirty local law enforcement agencies, to present a webinar titled “The Problem-Solving Process (SARA) and SPI” on September 24

  • Event: REL Appalachia Webinar - Sep 24

    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program run by CNA, to host a webinar titled "Increasing Access to College Preparatory Courses in Rural Communities Through Dual Enrollment" on September 24

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 24, 2012

    Military.com quotes CNA senior research scientist, Michael Connell, Ph.D., in the article "Gulf Tensions Rise With Dueling Mining Exercises"

  • From CNA Corporation: September 24, 2012

    Employee Spotlight: Meet Jason Thomas, Ph.D., associate director of CNA’s Safety and Security division

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at University of Maryland – Sep 21
  • Event: CNA Recruiting at MIT – Sep 21

    CNA recruiters to attend MIT’s 2012 Career Fair in Cambridge, MA

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 21, 2012

    Seacoast Online interviews retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Richard Zilmer, a member of CNA's Military Advisory Board, for the article "Retired general: U.S. must decrease use of foreign oil"

  • From CNA Corporation: September 21, 2012

    The Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia, a program administered by CNA, releases its Fall 2012 newsletter

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Ohio State – Sep 20
  • From CNA Corporation: September 20, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases the report "The Long Littoral Project: Bay of Bengal" by CNA research analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake

  • News Release: September 20, 2012

    CNA today announced that the Honorable Laurie O. Robinson, Dr. Sarah B. Sewall, and Vice Admiral Adam M. Robinson, Jr., USN (Ret.) have joined CNA’s Board of Trustees, effective September 20, 2012.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 20, 2012

    The Connection Newspapers mention CNA in the article "Incumbents and Former Incumbents Take Heat for BRAC Site Selection: Ghosts of 2008 haunt the BRAC five"

  • Event: U.S.-Central Europe Strategy Forum - Sep 20-21

    CNA research analyst Elbridge Colby to speak at the U.S.-Central Europe Strategy Forum 2012 on September 20

  • Event: Smart Policing Initiative Workshop – Sep 19

    CNA in conjunction with the Ohio Association of Chiefs of Police is hosting a workshop on the "Smart Policing Initiative: Practical Applications for Ohio Law Enforcement Agencies" on September 19th

  • From CNA Corporation: September 19, 2012

    Foreign Affairs publishes "The Sources of Salafi Conduct: Harsh Politics in the New Middle East" by CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. (also carried by RealClearPolitics)

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Sep 18

    General (retired) Ehsan ul-Haq will discuss  “The Transition in Afghanistan and U.S.-Pakistan Relations" on September 18 (attendance by invitation only)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 18, 2012

    The MORS Phalanx magazine features CNA research scientist Peter Perla, Ph.D. in the article, "Raising the Bar of Excellence: The EPD Colloquium at USMA"

  • From CNA Corporation: September 18, 2012

    Lulu.com publishes the second edition of The Art of Wargaming: A Guide for Professionals and Hobbyists by CNA research scientist Peter Perla, Ph.D. (also available in electronic editions on iTunes and Amazon)

  • From CNA Corporation: September 17, 2012

    CNA Safety & Security developed this free tool that estimates the resources a jurisdiction may need in order to execute a public safety and security response to a large event (e.g., a concert or sporting event) or an incident (e.g., a riot or terrorist attack).

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 14, 2012

    Japanese magazine Sekai No Kansen quotes CNA senior fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt, (Ret.), in the October 2012 article "Japan's Strategy Against Senkaku Islands Dispute"

  • From CNA Corporation: September 14, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases the report "CNA Maritime Asia Project - Workshop Two: Naval Developments in Asia" by RADM Michael A. McDevitt, (Ret.) and Catherine K. Lea

  • From CNA Corporation: September 14, 2012

    CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. posts the article "US Embassy Protests" on his blog Jihadica

  • Event: PONARS Eurasia Policy Conference – Sep 13-14

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. to present at the PONARS Eurasia Policy Conference on September 13-14, 2012

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Purdue – Sep 12-13

    CNA recruiters will be attending the Purdue University Graduate Student Career Fair on September 12. They will host an information session later that evening, followed by a day of interviews on September 13.

  • Event: CNA China Studies Conference – Sep 12

    CNA to host the conference "China on the Eve of the 18th Party Congress: What’s at Stake?" on September 12 (attendance by invitation only)

  • From CNA Corporation: September 12, 2012

    PONARS Eurasia publishes the policy memo, "The Southern Kuril Islands Dispute," by CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: September 11, 2012

    Employee Spotlight: Meet Michelle Seay, administrative project assistant for CNA's Health Research and Policy team

  • Event: Technology Institute for Law Enforcement - Sep 9-13

    CNA senior research specialist Vivian Chu to present at the National Institute of Justice Technology Institute for Law Enforcement on September 9-13, 2012

  • From CNA Corporation: September 8, 2012

    CNA Safety & Security develops a free tool that estimates the number of Weapons of Mass Destruction/Hazardous Materials (WMD/HAZMAT) Response teams a jurisdiction might need and helps estimate the associated costs for those teams

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 6, 2012

    The National Academies Press publishes "Meeting Critical Laboratory Needs for Animal Agriculture: Examination of Three Options" which cites the CNA report, "Enhancing Ag Resiliency: The Agricultural Industry Perspective of Utilizing Agricultural Screening Tools"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 6, 2012

    Proceedings cites CNA study "USS Nimitz and Carrier Airwing Nine Surge Demonstration" in the article "A 'Leap Ahead' for the 21st-Century Navy"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: September 6, 2012

    Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology spotlights CNA user computing administrator Michele Slaughter in the article, "Diverse professionals in defense save money, time and lives"

  • From CNA Corporation: September 5, 2012

    Royal United Services Institute posts the article, "With Al-Shabaab on the Run, Kenya Moves on Kismaayo," by CNA research analyst Lesley Anne Warner

  • From CNA Corporation: September 2, 2012

    The Diplomat publishes the article "China’s Greatest Challenge: Not America, But Itself" by CNA research analyst Anka Lee

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 31, 2012

    Cato Institute posts the Forbes article, "Systematic Tyranny: How the Kim Dynasty Holds the North Korean People in Bondage," which mentions CNA analyst Ken Gause

  • From CNA Corporation: August 31, 2012

    Russian Politics and Law publishes "Post-Soviet Political Systems: Editor's Introduction" by CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. (subscription required)

  • From CNA Corporation: August 31, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts his Russian Politics and Law article "Post-Soviet Political Systems: Editor's Introduction" on his blog, Russian Military Reform

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 30, 2012

    Stars and Stripes cites CNA's Military Advisory Board report in the article, "Republicans set stage for battle over link between climate, security"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 29, 2012

    Forbes cites the study, Coercion, Control, Surveillance, and Punishment: An Examination of the North Korean Police State by CNA analyst Ken Gause in the article, "Systematic Tyranny: How the Kim Dynasty Holds the North Korean People In Bondage"

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Los Alamos Career Fair – Aug 28-30

    CNA recruiters to participate in the 2012 Los Alamos National Laboratory Postdoctoral Career Fair on August 28-30

  • From CNA Corporation: August 28, 2012

    CNA research analyst Shannon Phillips, Ph.D. co-authored the National Bureau of Economic Research working paper titled "Estimating the Impact of Trade and Offshoring on American Workers Using the Current Population Surveys"

  • Event: Risk Management Training – Aug 27-28

    The California Emergency Management Agency in conjunction with CNA presents the third course in a national risk management training program, "Creating Your Risk Management Program (MGT-365)"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 26, 2012

    Navy Times mentions CNA's Center for Naval Analyses in the article "Morale high at BUMED despite senior firings"

  • From CNA Corporation: August 24, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "The army and the church" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 23, 2012

    Bloggingheads.tv interviews CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. for the video "Foreign Entanglements"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 23, 2012

    The blogs Information Dissemination and  Lawyers, Guns, and Money post the Bloggingheads.tv video interview on Russian foreign policy with CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • Event: GWU Students at CNA – Aug 22

    Students from George Washington University’s Elliott School of International Affairs at CNA for a recruiting site visit on August 22

  • From CNA Corporation: August 22, 2012

    CNA analyst Clarence Wardell III, Ph.D. posts "World Humanitarian Day and Friends of Ebonie" on Tweenate's Social Currency blog

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 21, 2012

    AOL Defense quotes CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. in the article "Drone Strikes: 'Least Horrible' Choice In Pakistan, Yemen"

  • From CNA Corporation: August 20, 2012

    The Journal of Air Traffic Control publishes an article by CNA research scientist James Donley, Ph.D. called, "Fuel Savings of Optimally Routed Flights"

  • Event: ASP Roundtable Discussion – Aug 20

    CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. to speak at the American Security Project (ASP) roundtable discussion on U.S. drones policy on August 20

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 20, 2012

    American Security Project's Flashpoint Blog posts "Event Review – U.S. Drones Policy: Strategic Frameworks and Measuring Effects," an overview of the roundtable discussion on U.S. drones policy that included CNA research scientist William McCants, Ph.D. (Listen to the audio; View the video)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 19, 2012

    EBONY quotes CNA analyst Clarence Wardell III, Ph.D. in the article "World Humanitarian Day 2012!"

  • From CNA Corporation: August 17, 2012

    World Politics Review publishes the article "Kenya's Coast Province Could Be Flashpoint in Run-Up to Elections" by CNA research analyst Lesley Anne Warner

  • Event: CNA Symposium on Amphibious Operations – Aug 16

    CNA's Center for Naval Analyses, in partnership with the USMC’s Ellis Group, sponsored a symposium on the future of amphibious operations on August 16

  • From CNA Corporation: August 15, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases the report "CNA Maritime Asia Project: Workshop One: The Yellow and East China Seas" by RADM Michael A. McDevitt, (Ret.) and Catherine K. Lea

  • From CNA Corporation: August 15, 2012

    The summer 2012 Smart Policing Initiative (SPI) Newsletter features articles from CNA research staff Iris Gonzalez, Vivian Chu, and James Coldren, Jr., Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 13, 2012

    The Diplomat's Flashpoints blog quotes CNA senior fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt, (Ret.), in the article "China’s Growing Long-Range Strike Capability"

  • From CNA Corporation: August 11, 2012

    Employee Spotlight: Read about Michele Slaughter, user computing administrator in CNA's Chief Information Office, Information Technology

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 10, 2012

    The Submarine Review mentions CNA principal research scientist, CAPT. Peter Swartz USN (Ret.), in the article "Short Summary of World War II Submarine Ops" (Spring 2012 edition currently not available online)

  • Event: Naval Developments in Asia Workshop – Aug 9

    CNA to host Naval Developments in Asia workshop on Thursday, August 9, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. RSVP to Loretta Ebner.

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Aug 9

    The Honorable Christine H. Fox, the Pentagon’s Director, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation will discuss “The New Defense Strategy, Our Programs that Support It, and our Current Challenges" (attendance by invitation only)

  • From CNA Corporation: August 9, 2012

    Defense Media Network posts "Book Review – Fighting for MacArthur" by CNA senior research specialist Mike Markowitz

  • From CNA Corporation: August 9, 2012

    The National Intelligence Council's Global Trends 2030 blog posts "Brazil as a World Power Beyond 2030: Geographic, economic, and military dimensions" by CNA senior research scientist Ralph Espach, Ph.D.

  • Event: 2012 Deterrence Symposium – Aug 9

    CNA research analyst Elbridge Colby participated in a panel on nuclear weapons at the 2012 United States Strategic Command Deterrence Symposium (View video)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: August 8, 2012

    The Morton Report interviews former CNA analyst, Larry Bond, who mentions his time at CNA's Center for Naval Analyses in the article, "Larry Bond's Novels are Like War Games, and His War Games Are Like Novels"

  • From CNA Corporation: August 7, 2012

    The National Intelligence Council's Global Trends 2030 blog posts "Brazil’s Social and Industrial Policies: The Korean Path, or the Venezuelan Cliff?" by CNA senior research scientist Ralph Espach, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: August 6, 2012

    CNA Video: CNA Field Rep & the Great East Japan Earthquake - CNA field representative Ian MacLeod is with the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force in Okinawa, Japan. In the wake of the 2011 tsunami, earthquake and nuclear crisis, MacLeod was handed a formidable task: determine how to evacuate tens of thousands of Americans.

  • From CNA Corporation: August 5, 2012

    The National Intelligence Council's Global Trends 2030 blog posts "Brazil on the Rise?" by CNA senior research scientist Ralph Espach, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: August 1, 2012

    CNA Video: CNA in the Community - Throughout CNA, employees, in small groups and through individual efforts, are making a difference in the quality of their communities and in the lives of their friends, neighbors, and the many who are in need.

  • From CNA Corporation: August 1, 2012

    Defense Media Network posts the article "Israel’s Heavy Armored Personnel Carriers" by CNA senior research specialist Mike Markowitz

  • Event: Community Policing Conference – Aug 1-2

    CNA director of public safety James Stewart to present on the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police department's use of force at The Office of Community Oriented Policing Services' (COPS) 2012 Community Policing Conference

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 31, 2012

    genConnect interviews CNA senior vice president Sherri Goodman for the video, "Is Facebook Generation Prepared to Save the Environment?"

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Joint Statistical Meetings – Jul 29 - Aug 2

    CNA Recruiters to attend the Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in San Diego, CA, July 29 – August 2

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 28, 2012

    The International Police Coordination Board of Afghanistan writes about CNA analyst and field representative, Catherine Norman, Ph.D., and her report What Do Afghans Want from the Police? Views from Helmand Province in "Weekly Newsletter 18 – 24 July 2012"

  • From CNA Corporation: July 26, 2012

    CNA analysts join officer teams from the NYPD Housing Bureau on the front lines to learn first-hand about operational procedures

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 26, 2012

    Time.com interviews CNA senior fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt, (Ret.) for the article “New Garrison, Old Troubles In The South China Seas”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 26, 2012

    Via Meadia blog quotes CNA senior fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt, (Ret.) in the article, "Game of Thrones in the South China Sea: Gunboats and Diplomacy"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 26, 2012

    The National Bureau of Asian Research Alumni Network features CNA research analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake and her appearance on Al Jazeera's The Stream titled "Maldives: Six Months after the ‘Coup’"

  • From CNA Corporation: July 25, 2012

    CNA analyst and field representative, Catherine Norman, Ph.D. briefs the International Police Coordination Board on her report What Do Afghans Want from the Police? Views from Helmand Province

  • From CNA Corporation: July 25, 2012

    Strategic Studies Institute publishes The Next Arms Race with a chapter co-authored by CNA research specialist Ian Easton titled "China and the Emerging Strategic Competition in Aerospace Power"

  • News Release: July 24, 2012

    CNA releases an updated version of its web-based Retirement Choice Calculator that allows military servicemembers to determine which Department of Defense retirement plan will best serve their needs—a decision that could cost them hundreds of thousands of dollars in retirement benefits. (See the CNA report Retirement Choice: 2012)

  • From CNA Corporation: July 23, 2012

    Foreign Policy publishes the article "If Iran Did It" by CNA research scientist Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: July 21, 2012

    The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK), and the Korea Economic Institute (KEI) post video of the July 19th panel discussion of the findings of the study Coercion, Control, Surveillance, and Punishment: An Examination of the North Korean Police State, by CNA analyst Ken Gause.  Click here to view HRNK’s video segment of the discussion.  Click here to view KEI’s video of the entire discussion.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 21, 2012

    Al Jazeera’s The Stream posts the video of its June 18th broadcast “Maldives: Six months after the 'coup', featuring CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake.  Also on YouTube, and for download from iTunes (dated 7/20/12)

  • From CNA Corporation: July 20, 2012

    CNA Operations and Tactics Analysis updates its Integrated Ship Database through the first quarter of 2012

  • From CNA Corporation: July 20, 2012

    Video:  The CNA Institute for Public Research July 10th conference "Old Problems, New Media: Next-Generation Solutions for the Public Good"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 20, 2012

    The Korea Times carries Yonhap’s coverage of the release of CNA analyst Ken Gause’ study Coercion, Control, Surveillance, and Punishment: An Examination of North Korea's Police State

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 20, 2012

    The Daily NK discusses CNA analyst and Korea expert Ken Gause’s recent study in the article “North Korean Security Forces Explained”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 20, 2012

    The Dhaka, Bangladesh Daily Star cites CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake’s 2011 Asia Pacific Bulletin commentary “The United States Should Strengthen Ties with the Smaller Countries of South Asia”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 19, 2012

    Reuters quotes CNA director of strategic studies, Eric Thompson, Ph.D., in the article, "Syria rebels push forward but foreign worries rise" (carried by the Chicago Tribune)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 19, 2012

    World Politics Review interviews vice president and director of CNA Strategic Studies Dr. Eric Thompson for the article “In Unpredictable Persian Gulf, U.S. Avoids Tying Navy's Hands on Self-Defense”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 19, 2012

    Bangkok Post and News24 report on CNA analyst Ken Gause's study of the police state in North Korea

  • Event: Release of study on North Korea – July 19
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 19, 2012
  • From CNA Corporation: July 19, 2012
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 18, 2012

    Foreign Policy publishes “An Army of Un” by CNA Korea expert Ken Gause

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 18, 2012

    Al Jazeera’s The Stream, “Maldives: Six months after the 'coup'” – CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake moderates a discussion between the former president of the Maldives and its current human rights minister

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – July 17

    Dr. Joshua Landis, Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma and Director of OU’s Center for Middle Eastern Studies, will discuss what lies ahead for Syria (attendance by invitation only)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 17, 2012

    Council on Foreign Relations quotes CNA research scientist Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D. in their July 17 Daily News Brief

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 17, 2012

    Kyiv Post features an interview with CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • Event: UN Monitoring Group Out-Brief - July 16

    CNA to host UN Monitoring Group for Somalia and Eritrea Out-Brief on July 16

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 16, 2012

    The Washington Post quotes CNA director of international affairs group, Ken Gause, in the article, "In surprise move, N. Korea strips military chief of all duties"

  • From CNA Corporation: July 16, 2012

    CNA is enhancing public health preparedness through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Postal Exercise Series

  • From CNA Corporation: July 16, 2012

    Defense Media Network posts CNA senior research specialist Mike Markowitz's book review of It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership by Colin Powell

  • From CNA Corporation: July 16, 2012

    The National Interest publishes the article, "Why China Would Intervene in Syria", by CNA analyst Joel Wuthnow, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 13, 2012

    Inside Defense cites DOD report that includes the CNA study Solar and Wind Power as Alternative Sources of Energy in Expeditionary Environments (subscription required)

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Postdoc Career Fair - July 12

    CNA recruiters to attend the 7th Annual Postdoc Conference and Career Fair on July 12 in Bethesda, MD

  • From CNA Corporation: July 12, 2012

    Brown Journal of World Affairs publishes the article "Climate-Induced Migration from Northern Africa to Europe: Security Challenges and Opportunities" by CNA's Leo Goff, Ph.D. and Sherri Goodman (subscription only)

  • From CNA Corporation: July 12, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Russian warships head off on exercise, not to prop up Assad" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 12, 2012

    Education Week writes about a CNA Education project on teachers' data use in the article, "Study to Gauge Effectiveness of Teacher Data Use"

  • From CNA Corporation: July 11, 2012

    CNA's The Tear Line reports that CNA will be supporting local law enforcement planning for the 2012 Democratic and Republican National Conventions

  • From CNA Corporation: July 11, 2012

    Domestic Preparedness posts "Social Media & Public Safety" by CNA vice president and director of Safety and Security, Timothy Beres

  • Event: CNA New Media Conference – July 10
  • From CNA Corporation: July 10, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Predictions on future Russian air force procurement" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • From CNA Corporation: July 9, 2012

    Clarence Wardell, Ph.D., CNA research analyst, writes "My Data, Your Data, Big Data" on the benefits of big data and the problems with data collection

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 7, 2012

    The blog, A Sclerotic Goes To War, posts the Reuters article, "Gulf sabers rattle as Iran sanctions bite," which quotes CNA senior research scientist, Michael Connell, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 6, 2012

    Reuters quotes CNA senior research scientist, Michael Connell, Ph.D., in the article, "Gulf sabres rattle as Iran sanctions bite" (also carried by Times Online)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 6, 2012

    The Truman Doctrine blog mentions CNA's Military Advisory Board report "National Security and the Threat of Climate Change" in the article, "For National Security, Climate Change Must Be Tackled"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 5, 2012

    Maritime Security Review posts "Anti-Piracy and Humanitarian Operations", a report resulting from the International Order at Sea workshop series co-sponsored by CNA

  • From CNA Corporation: July 5, 2012

    Proceedings publishes the article "Grow the Network" by CNA senior research scientist, Brian Walsh, Ph.D. (membership required for article access)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 5, 2012

    Reuters quotes CNA analyst, William McCants, Ph.D., in the article, "Insight: Local wars blur al Qaeda's threat to West"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 5, 2012
  • CNA Corporation in the News: July 2, 2012

    Navy Times quotes CNA analyst David Rodney, Ph.D. in the article, "Stretched Too Thin?" (subscription required for article access)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 30, 2012

    Department of Homeland Security quotes CNA Military Advisory Board Member General Gordon Sullivan (Ret.) in Climate Change Adaption Roadmap

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 29, 2012

    Wired's Danger Room mentions CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. in the article, "Next Gen Terror-Watchers Go Deep Into Al-Qaida, Tweet a Lot"

  • From CNA Corporation: June 29, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "New report on Russian interests in Syria, part 2: Russian arms sales" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • From CNA Corporation: June 28, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "New report on Russian interests in Syria, part 1: Russian motivations" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • From CNA Corporation: June 27, 2012

    Timothy Beres, vice president and director of CNA Safety & Security, writes "April 19, 1995: What else are we forgetting to remember?" for the June 2012 edition of The Tear Line

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 27, 2012

    Reuters quotes CNA research analyst Christopher Steinitz for the article “Syria's Assad faces growing rebel, foreign threat” (also carried by KGMI and euronews)

  • From CNA Corporation: June 27, 2012

    PONARS Eurasia publishes "Why Russia Supports Repressive Regimes in Syria and the Middle East", a policy memo written by CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 27, 2012

    CGBlog mentions CNA's Center for Naval Analyses in the blog post, "OPC, Design for Wartime, Build for Peacetime"

  • From CNA Corporation: June 27, 2012

    CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. posts "State Dept’s Initiative to Counter al-Qaeda Propaganda" on his blog, Jihadica

  • From CNA Corporation: June 26, 2012
  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 25, 2012

    Small Wars Journal posts about the Joint and Coalition Operational Analysis' "Decade of War, Volume 1." CNA field representatives provided significant analytic contributions to this report.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 25, 2012

    U.S. Naval Institute publishes "Bold Alligator 2012 Final Report" to which CNA analysts provided observations and assessments

  • Event: AcademyHealth 2012 ARM - June 24-26

    CNA analysts to present at AcademyHealth's 2012 Annual Research Meeting (ARM) on June 24-26

  • Event: Aspen Environment Forum - June 23

    Sherri Goodman, CNA senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, to speak at the Aspen Environment Forum on June 23

  • From CNA Corporation: June 21, 2012

    Journal of Air Traffic Control publishes an article by CNA research scientist James Donley, Ph.D. titled "Fuel Savings of Optimally Routed Flights"

  • From CNA Corporation: June 21, 2012

    Employee Spotlight: Read about William McCants, Ph.D., research analyst in CNA's Strategic Studies International Affairs Group, and an expert on jihadists, terrorism, and Middle Eastern politics

  • Event: U.S. Naval War College Conference - June 20-21

    CNA analysts Drs. Alan Brown and Lawrence Lewis to participate in the U.S. Naval War College Conference “Learning From Air Operations in Libya” (by invitation only)

  • From CNA Corporation: June 20, 2012

    CNA video: In the final video of this three-part series on Syria, director of CNA Strategic Studies, Eric Thompson, Ph.D., discusses what to watch for next in the Syrian conflict

  • From CNA Corporation: June 20, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Defense industry news" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • News Release: June 19, 2012

    Longtime CNA analyst Linda Cavalluzzo, Ph.D., promoted to the position of vice president and director of CNA Resource Analysis.

  • From CNA Corporation: June 19, 2012

    CNA Safety and Security releases Vol. 2, No. 2 of its quarterly newsletter The Tear Line

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 18, 2012

    Foreign Policy names CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. one of the top 100 Twitterati of 2012

  • Event: Maritime Border Issues in Northeast Asia - June 15

    CNA senior research scientist Thomas Bickford, Ph.D., and Abraham Denmark, CNA Asia-Pacific security advisor, to speak at an Asia Pacific Security Seminar on "Maritime Border Issues in Northeast Asia" on June 15

  • From CNA Corporation: June 15, 2012

    East-West Center posts a video of the Asia Pacific Security Seminar panel discussion, "Maritime Border Issues in Northeast Asia," with CNA senior research scientist Thomas Bickford, Ph.D., and Abraham Denmark, CNA Asia-Pacific security advisor

  • From CNA Corporation: June 14, 2012

    CNA video: In part two of this three-part series on Syria, director of CNA Strategic Studies, Eric Thompson, Ph.D., explains why Syrian society is fractured and how the Assad regime has fostered these divisions

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 14, 2012

    The New York Times interviews CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. in the article, "Syrian Liberators, Bearing Toy Guns"

  • From CNA Corporation: June 14, 2012

    CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts "Syria, Russia, the US, and the Implications of those Helicopters" on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 13, 2012

    CG Blog posts "GAO Responds to Fleet Mix Studies, Part 1, The Report" mentioning CNA's Center for Naval Analyses

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 13, 2012

    The Dayton Daily News covers CNA Military Advisory Board member Gen. Ronald Keys’ and and Royal Navy Rear Adm. Neil Morisetti’s visit to the Air Force Research Laboratory Propulsion Directorate at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (also carried by Stars and Stripes, and the Alexandria, VA edition of Topix)

  • Event: CFR Corporate Program Conference Call – June 12

    CNA vice president and director of Strategic Studies, Eric Thompson, Ph.D., to moderate Council on Foreign Relations Corporate Program conference call, "Iraq Update", on June 12

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 12, 2012

    Defence.Professionals reports on CNA’s two-day Navy medicine symposium in the post “U.S. Navy Surgeon General Hosts Workshop to Explore Future of Military Healthcare”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 12, 2012

    Michigan Business Review reports on CNA Military Advisory Board member, General Ronald Keys' USAF (Ret.) remarks to the Energy Innovation Business Council of Michigan

  • From CNA Corporation: June 12, 2012

    CNA video: In the first of a three-part series on Syria, director of CNA Strategic Studies and Middle East expert, Eric Thompson, Ph.D., explains the various factions opposing the regime of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 12, 2012

    Voice of America interviews CNA senior advisor for Asian affairs James Clad, Ph.D. in the piece, "Philippines, China Seek Friendly Ties, Despite Tensions"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 11, 2012

    M-Live reports on the visit to Grand Rapids by CNA Military Advisory Board member Gen. Ronald Keys, USAF (Ret.) and British Rear Admiral Neil Morisetti

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at STEM Diversity Career Expo – June 8

    CNA recruiters to attend the Washington, DC Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Diversity Career Expo

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – June 7

    Dr. Charles Kupchan, Shepardson Senior Fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, will be the speaker at CNA's National Security Seminar on June 7 (attendance by invitation only)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 7, 2012

    The New York Times quotes CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. in the article, "As Al Qaeda Loses a Leader, Its Power Shifts From Pakistan" (also carried by the Dallas Morning News and The Nation)

  • From CNA Corporation: June 7, 2012

    PRISM, published by the National Defense University, carries the article "In Somalia, Kenya Risks Death by a Thousand Cuts" by CNA research analyst Lesley Anne Warner

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 7, 2012

    Amb. David H. Shinn posts about CNA research analyst Lesley Anne Warner's article in PRISM on his blog

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 6, 2012

    Foreign Policy’s Steve Levine quotes CNA senior fellow, Paul Faeth, in the article “Can we survive the new golden age of oil?”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 5, 2012

    The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation's spring 2012 newsletter features Lois Dickson Rice, a member of CNA's Board of Trustees

  • From CNA Corporation: June 5, 2012

    Defence.Professionals posts CNA senior fellow RADM Michael McDevitt’s (Ret.) PacNet essay “The Evolving Maritime Security Environment in East Asia: Implications for the US-Japan Alliance”

  • From CNA Corporation: June 5, 2012

    World Politics Review publishes “New AFRICOM Brigade a Test Case for a Leaner Pentagon” by CNA analyst and African-affairs specialist Lesley Anne Warner

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 5, 2012

    The blogs Zenpundit and the Ethos Network mention CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 1, 2012

    National Defense Magazine cites CNA's Military Advisory Board in the article "New American Oil Boom: Will it Slow DoD’s Renewable Energy Momentum?"

  • From CNA Corporation: June 1, 2012

    Military Operations Research publishes "Subsurface Combat in a Test Tube: Building upon the Work of G.F. Gause" by CNA field representative Brian McCue, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 1, 2012

    Reuters interviews CNA research analyst Chris Steinitz for the article “As violence rises, U.S. and allies pulled into Yemen” (carried also by CNBC and Lebanon’s The Daily Star)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: June 1, 2012

    Inside the Navy cites the role of CNA’s Center for Naval Analyses in a series of seminars and war games being planned by Marine Corps' Ellis Group

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – May 31

    Stephen J. Hadley, National Security Advisor in the George W. Bush administration, will discuss the findings of the Council on Foreign Relations Task Force on U.S./Turkish Relations

  • From CNA Corporation: May 31, 2012

    PacNet, The Center for Strategic and International Studies' newsletter, publishes “The Evolving Maritime Security Environment in East Asia: Implications for the US-Japan Alliance” by CNA senior fellow RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.)

  • From CNA Corporation: May 31, 2012

    Potomac Books publishes Making Sense of Proxy Wars: States, Surrogates & the Use of Force which includes the chapter “Multinational Corporations: Potential Proxies for Counterinsurgency”, written by CNA senior research scientist William Rosenau, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: May 30, 2012

    Academy of Experimental Criminology (AEC) has elected James Stewart, CNA Director of Public Safety, as an AEC Honorary Fellow. The award will be presented at the November 2012 meeting of the American Society of Criminology.

  • From CNA Corporation: May 30, 2012

    Council on Foreign Relations posts video recording of the April 30th panel discussion “Korea Update” that includes CNA Senior Fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 30, 2012

    Gunpowder & Lead cites CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. in the blog post, "The Forgotten Secularists of Egypt’s Revolution"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 28, 2012

    CGBlog posts about the U.S. Coast Guard Offshore and Aviation Fleet Mix Study, mentioning the CNA Integrated Deepwater System (IDS) Asset Assessment Tool (CIAAT)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 27, 2012

    Bloggers for Network World and Global Post pick up CNA analyst Dr. William McCant’s comments in the May 24th Christian Science Monitor

  • Event: Veterans Cemetery dedication ceremony – May 26

    CNA senior fellow, ADM William J. Fallon USN (Ret.), to speak at the Camden County Veterans Cemetery dedication ceremony on May 26

  • From CNA Corporation: May 25, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases U.S. Navy Strategy Series. This collection represents the final product of CNA’s analysis of U.S. Navy capstone strategy and covers not only the documents themselves, but also the political, economic, and military context within which they were formulated, organized by decade since 1970

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 24, 2012

    The Washington Times quotes CNA analyst Dr. William McCants in the article “U.S. efforts on Web said frustrating to al Qaeda”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 24, 2012

    The Christian Science Monitor interviews CNA research analyst William McCants, Ph.D. for the article “Is State Dept. hacking Al Qaeda? Not quite, but propaganda war is fierce"

  • From CNA Corporation: May 24, 2012

    The Hill's Congress Blog posts "Nuclear weapons - Something we can all agree on" co-authored by CNA research analyst, Elbridge Colby

  • Event: Atlantic Council Counter-Piracy Task Force - May 24

    The Atlantic Council features a presentation by CNA senior research scientist Daniel Whiteneck, Ph.D. during the final meeting of the Atlantic Council Maritime Piracy Task Force

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 23, 2012

    CNA's report, Estimating climate change effects on installation energy use, draws the attention of Discovery Communications' Treehugger blog and beSpacific

  • From CNA Corporation: May 23, 2012

    Defense Media Network's "The Year in Special Operations: 2012-2013 Edition" features three articles by CNA senior research specialist Michael Markowitz

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 23, 2012

    Voice of Russia quotes CNA research scientist Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. in the article, "Missile defense system for Europe: First phase. Illusion of safety"

  • From CNA Corporation: May 22, 2012

    CNA video: CNA senior research analyst Molly McIntosh, Ph.D., discusses the report, Non-Citizens in the Enlisted U.S. Military

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 22, 2012

    Armed Forces Journal publishes CNA senior research scientist Jonathan Schroden’s letter to the editor “Analyzing Afghanistan”

  • From CNA Corporation: May 21, 2012

    The National Interest publishes the article, "The New Great Game", by CNA senior research scientist, Dr. Gerald Meyerle

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 21, 2012

    Al Jazeera interviews vice president and director of CNA China Studies, David Finkelstein, Ph.D., in the piece, "How does China define human rights?"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 20, 2012

    Gloucester County Times reports that CNA senior fellow, ADM William J. Fallon USN (Ret.), will speak at the Camden County Veterans Cemetery dedication ceremony on May 26

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 20, 2012

    Midrats radio program speaks with CNA research scientist, Dr. Dmitry Gorenburg, on this week's show, "Return to Russia"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 19, 2012

    Information Dissemination reports that CNA research scientist, Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D., will be the guest speaker on Midrats this week

  • Event: May 18, 2012

    U.S. Naval Institute posts a video of the AFCEA-USNI sixth annual Joint Warfighting Conference panel discussion, "Equipping the Force for the New Strategy: Reconstitution vs. New Acquisition", moderated by CNA principle research scientist, CAPT. Peter Swartz USN (Ret.)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 18, 2012

    CNN quotes vice president and director of CNA China Studies, David Finkelstein, Ph.D., in the article “Report: Chinese stealth fighter to be operational by 2018”

  • Event: AFCEA-USNI Conference Panel Discussion – May 17

    CNA principle research scientist, CAPT. Peter Swartz USN (Ret.), to host panel discussion on acquisition at the AFCEA-USNI sixth annual Joint Warfighting Conference

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 16, 2012

    Time quotes CNA senior fellow RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.) in the article, "China’s ‘Security Dilemma’ Risks Arms Race in Asia"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 16, 2012

    FierceEnergy cites CNA's Military Advisory Board in the article, "Navigating by the sun"

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – May 15

    David Ensor, Director of the Voice of America, will discuss “Communicating with Difficult to Reach Audiences”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 15, 2012

    Smithsonian's Surprising Science blog posts "If the Interstate System Were Designed by a Slime Mold" about a project co-led by CNA principal research scientist, Andrew Ilachinski, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: May 15, 2012

    World Politics Review publishes "Strategic Posture Review: Iran" by Dr. Michael Connell, CNA senior research scientist

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 15, 2012

    The Center for Climate & Security posts "CNA Report: Climate Change, Rising Temperatures and Energy Use at U.S. Military Installations" about CNA's memo "Estimating climate change effects on installation energy use"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 15, 2012

    The National Bureau of Asian Research Alumni Network features CNA research analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake and her Asia Times article, "No cause for panic over the Maldives" in their monthly email update.

  • From CNA Corporation: May 14, 2012

    Education Week publishes “States Lack Capacity for Reform” co-authored by CNA senior advisor for education, Arthur D. Sheekey, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: May 14, 2012

    The Journal of International and Global Studies publishes a review by CNA Analyst, Nilanthi Samaranayake, of the book, The New Global Politics of the Asia Pacific, 2nd edition

  • From CNA Corporation: May 12, 2012

    The New York Times publishes “The Wisdom of Slime” co-authored by CNA principal research scientist, Andrew Ilachinski, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 11, 2012

    Huffington Post cites CNA study "Economic Impact on Caregivers of the Seriously Wounded, Ill, and Injured" in the article "They Also Serve: Caregivers of Veterans Keep Our Nation Strong"

  • From CNA Corporation: May 11, 2012

    Defense & Security Analysis publishes an article co-authored by CNA senior research scientist, Dr. Jonathan Schroden, titled "Challenges of measuring progress in Afghanistan using violence trends"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 10, 2012

    Mother Jones quotes CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. for article on Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 9, 2012

    SEAPOWER Magazine quotes Vice Admiral Dennis V. McGinn, USN (Ret.), Vice Chairman of the CNA Military Advisory Board

  • From CNA Corporation: May 9, 2012

    Brookings’ Middle East Memo publishes “The Lesser of Two Evils: The Salafi Turn to Party Politics in Egypt” by CNA analyst Will McCants, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 9, 2012

    Reuters quotes CNA Middle East expert, Dr. William McCants, in the article, "Qaeda bomber adept at breaching aviation security" (carried also by the Chicago Tribune)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 8, 2012

    Voice of America quotes CNA Analyst Dr. William McCants in the article, "US Foils Al-Qaida Airliner Bomb Plot"; Eurasia Review carries the article as well

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 8, 2012

    Australian Broadcasting Corporation quotes CNA Analyst Dr. William McCants in the piece "Second underwear bomber plot foiled"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 7, 2012

    Washington Post posts Associated Press interview with CNA Analyst Dr. William McCants

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 4, 2012

    The Daily Star cites CNA Analyst, Nilanthi Samaranayake, in the article, "What's new in US' strategic shift?"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 4, 2012
  • From CNA Corporation: May 3, 2012

    Strategic Studies Institute's book, Tactical Nuclear Weapons and NATO, features an article by CNA analyst, Elbridge Colby, "U.S. Nuclear Weapons Policy and Policymaking: The Asian Experience"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 3, 2012

    The Blaze references CNA’s 2007 report National Security and the Threat of Climate Change in its posting “Defense Secretary: ‘Climate Change Has a Dramatic Impact on National Security’

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 3, 2012

    Time cites CNA Analyst Dr. William McCant's Foreign Affairs essay in the article, "Letters from Abbottabad: Bin Laden’s Bleak Final Days"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 2, 2012

    Fierce Homeland Security quotes CNA Middle East expert, Dr. William McCants, in the posting “Al Qaeda diminished, say panelists”

  • Event: NAS Symposium – May 1

    CNA senior vice president and general counsel, Sherri Goodman to participate in the National Academy of Sciences “Symposium on the Feasibility of a Major Collaboration Initiative on Renewing the Nation’s Critical Infrastructure Systems”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 1, 2012

    C-SPAN’s Washington Journal interviews CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D.

  • Event: Center for Naval Policy Forum – May 1

    The Center for National Policy to host the panel discussion “A Year Beyond Bin Laden: The New Al Qaeda” featuring CNA Middle East specialist, Dr. William McCants

  • From CNA Corporation: May 1, 2012

    Foreign Affairs publishes CNA analyst Dr. Will McCants’ essay “Al Qaeda's Challenge: The Jihadists' War With Islamist Democrats”

  • From CNA Corporation: May 1, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases report from conference on North Africa and the Sahel: Implications of the Arab Awakening

  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 1, 2012
  • CNA Corporation in the News: May 1, 2012
  • From CNA Corporation: May 1, 2012

    Center for National Policy posts video of the May 1 panel discussion “A Year Beyond Bin Laden: The New Al Qaeda” featuring CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 30, 2012

    Foreign Policy publishes “Al Qaeda Is Doing Nation-Building. Should We Worry?” by CNA research analyst William McCants, Ph.D.

  • Event: April 30, 2012

    Council on Foreign Relations posts audio recording of the April 30th panel discussion “Korea Update” that includes CNA Senior Fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.)

  • Event: Council on Foreign Relations – Apr 30

    CNA Senior Fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.) to participate in the Council on Foreign Relations panel discussion  “Korea Update”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 29, 2012

    The New York Daily News quotes CNA Analyst Dr. William McCants in the article, "Memories of Bin Laden are fading, but his methods and ideology remain"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 27, 2012

    Politico cites the report Characterizing the Economic Prospects of Veterans prepared by CNA Resource Analysis

  • From CNA Corporation: April 26, 2012

    From CNA Resource Analysis:  Characterizing the Economic Prospects of Veterans – a look at some of the shortcomings of the metrics used to compare veteran and non-veteran unemployment rates

  • Event: Women in Defense Meeting – April 24

    CNA senior vice president and general counsel, Sherri Goodman to speak at the April breakfast meeting of  Women in Defense

  • From CNA Corporation: April 24, 2012

    The Fitness Report System for Marine Officers: Prior Research, from CNA Resource Analysis’ Marine Manpower Team

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 20, 2012

    Indiana’s Journal Courier covers CNA Military Advisory Board member Gen. Ronald Keys’ (Ret.) visit to Purdue University in the article “Finite supply of fossil fuels should spur action, general says”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 19, 2012

    WLFI-TV West Lafayette, Indiana reports on remarks made by CNA Military Advisory Board member Gen. Ronald Keys (Ret) at Purdue University

  • Event: Purdue Energy Center – Apr 19

    CNA Military Advisory Board Member, Gen. Ronald Keys (Ret.), will discuss energy security at the Purdue University Discovery Park Energy Center, West Lafayette, Indiana

  • From CNA Corporation: April 18, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases Science and Technology for Communication and Persuasion Abroad – Gap Analysis and Survey prepared by research analyst William McCants, Ph.D.

  • Event: CAP Panel Discussion – Apr 18

    CNA general counsel, Sheri Goodman to participate in the Center for American Progress panel discussion on climate

  • From CNA Corporation: April 16, 2012

    The Diplomat publishes the article "Can Hong Kong Control Own Fate?" by CNA analyst Anka Lee

  • Event: Harvard Presentation on China – Apr 12

    The Fairbank Center for China Studies at Harvard University to feature an address by CNA China Studies’ Alison Kaufman, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: April 12, 2012

    The International Centre for the Study of Radicalisation, King’s College, London posts “The Black Liberation Army and Homegrown Terrorism in 1970s America” by CNA senior analyst William Rosenau, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 11, 2012

    Columbus, Indiana's The Republic, and WISH-TV Indianapolis, report that CNA Military Advisory Board member Gen. Ronald Keys (Ret.) will discuss U.S. energy security at a lecture at Purdue University's Energy Center on April 19

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 11, 2012

    The Yale School of Management’s Qn interviews CNA senior vice president and general counsel Sherri Goodman for the online feature “What is environmental security?”

  • Event: AMS Washington Forum – Apr 10

    CNA senior vice president and general counsel, Sherri Goodman, to serve as panelist at the American Meteorological Society Washington Forum

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 9, 2012

    The New York Daily News cites CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. in the article “Al Qaeda bomb-making expert publishes magazine detailing how to make explosives”

  • From CNA Corporation: April 6, 2012

    The technical brief Descriptive analyses of English language learner student enrollment data in Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia prepared by the Regional Educational Laboratory Appalachia at CNA, is released by Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences

  • From CNA Corporation: April 6, 2012

    CNA China Studies releases The China Factor in U.S.-Vietnam Relations by Asia analyst James Bellacqua

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 6, 2012

    Time draws heavily from CNA’s study, Non-Citizens in the Enlisted U.S. Military, for the article “Non-Citizens Make Better U.S. Soldiers*”

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Apr 5

    Daniel Yergin, Ph.D., Pulitzer Prize winner and authority on energy policy and international politics and economics, will discuss the current state of the world’s petroleum industry

  • From CNA Corporation: April 5, 2012

    The Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences releases Effects of the Kentucky Virtual Schools’ Hybrid Program for Algebra I on Grade 9 Student Math Achievement Final Report, prepared by a CNA Regional Educational Laboratory-led team

  • From CNA Corporation: April 5, 2012

    World Politics Review publishes “Instability in Mali Complicates Regional Approach to AQIM” by CNA Africa analyst Lesley Anne Warner

  • Event: CASL Lecture on Strategic Gaming – Apr 4

    CNA’s Peter Perla, Ph.D. to speak at the National Defense University Center for Applied Strategic Learning's inaugural event in its series “Lectures on Strategic Gaming"

  • Event: Princeton-Harvard Presentation – Apr 4

    The Princeton-Harvard China and the World Program to host vice president and director of CNA China Studies, David Finkelstein, Ph.D., for the presentation “Stressing the System The Challenge of Managing China’s Expanding National Interests"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 4, 2012
  • News Release: April 3, 2012

    The Office of the Secretary of Defense, Personnel and Readiness releases the CNA-authored 38th annual report on military demographics: Population Representation in the Military Services Fiscal Year 2010

  • From CNA Corporation: April 3, 2012

    CNA Resource Analysis releases its study of the Navy’s Selective Reenlistment Bonus Program: The Costs and Benefits of Converting to Lump-Sum SRBs

  • CNA Corporation in the News: April 3, 2012

    The Christian Science Monitor quotes CNA analyst, William McCants, Ph.D. in the article “Al Qaeda rocked by apparent cyberattack. But who did it?” (also carried by the Alaska Dispatch)

  • From CNA Corporation: March 30, 2012

    CNA general counsel and executive director of CNA's Military Advisor Board, Sherri Goodman, discusses global security issues in an interview at the March 22 Wilton Park Climate and Energy Conference on "Meeting the Global Security Challenge"  (Click here to view)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 29, 2012

    The Detroit Free Press profiles VADM Lee Gunn (Ret), president of CNA’s Institute for Public Research and co-vice chairman of the CNA Military Advisory Board, in the commentary “Global warming biggest threat to U.S. security, retired officer says”

  • From CNA Corporation: March 29, 2012

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service cites CNA’s work for USDA and the National Animal Health Laboratory Network in the brochure "NAHLN Tabletop Exercise Series"

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at NSBE Convention – Mar 28

    CNA recruiters to attend the National Society of Black Engineers 38th Annual Convention in Pittsburgh

  • From CNA Corporation: March 28, 2012
  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 28, 2012

    American Physical Society’s APS News profiles Brad Ng, Ph.D., vice president and director of CNA Air Traffic Management

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at Johns Hopkins – Mar 28

    CNA recruiters to visit Johns Hopkins University in Washington, DC

  • News Release: March 27, 2012

    CNA hires Ken McGinnis and Karl Becker as directors in charge of developing and managing CNA’s work in the field of corrections

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 25, 2012

    C-SPAN’s Washington Journal features the director of CNA Stability and Development, Carter Malkasian, Ph.D. in a discussion on Afghanistan affairs (interview begins at 9:36)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 25, 2012

    Voice of America quotes Abraham Denmark, Asia-Pacific security advisor at CNA, in the piece "North Korea Warns Against Criticism at Nuclear Security Summit"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 24, 2012

    KTNV-ABC Las Vegas, the Las Vegas Sun, and Indiana’s The Republic, carry the Associated Press story on CNA’s upcoming review of the policies and procedures of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police

  • Event: ABA Homeland Security Law Institute – Mar 22-23

    Vice president and director of CNA Safety and Security, Tim Beres, and CNA vice president and deputy general counsel, Mark Rosen, to serve as panelists at the American Bar Association’s 7th Annual Homeland Security Law Institute meeting

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Mar 22

    Former senior U.S. Government counterterrorism analyst, Philip Mudd, will discuss the future of al-Qaeda, the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamic fundamentalist movements in the Middle East

  • Event: Council on Foreign Relations Debate – Mar 22

    CNA’s principal analyst for global strategic affairs, Elbridge Colby, to participate in a Council on Foreign Relations debate on U.S. policy towards Iran

  • From CNA Corporation: March 20, 2012

    CNA Strategic Studies releases The United States Navy and Israeli Navy – Background, current issues, scenarios, and prospects by CNA Sr. Fellow Dov Zakheim, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 20, 2012

    Focus Taiwan quotes CNA Sr. Fellow, RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.) in the article “China's maritime expansion could go beyond Taiwan”

  • From CNA Corporation: March 20, 2012

    CNA Russia expert Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. posts “Russia has not sent troops to Syria” on his blog Russian Military Reform

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 16, 2012

    Foreign Policy quotes the director of CNA Strategic Studies, Eric Thompson, Ph.D., in its “Weekly Wrap” posting

  • Event: CNA Recruiting – Mar 16

    CNA recruiters to attend Corporate Gray Military-to-civilian Career Fair at Fairfax Station, VA

  • News Release: March 15, 2012

    CNA promotes two senior analysts to its Center for Naval Analyses leadership team: Keith M. Costa, Ph.D., to vice president and director of CNA Advanced Technology and Systems Analysis; and Eric V. Thompson, Ph.D., to vice president and director of CNA Strategic Studies.

  • From CNA Corporation: March 14, 2012

    CNA Iran expert Afshon Ostovar discusses the relationship between Iran and al-Qaeda in the context of regional upheaval and al-Qaeda and Iran's strategic outlooks at the New American Foundation forum “The Enemy of My Enemy”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 13, 2012

    KUOW Seattle discusses the future of the U.S. advisory mission in Afghanistan with CNA senior analyst William Rosenau, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 13, 2012

    USNI Blog posting “Are hospital ships worth it?” cites CNA study

  • From CNA Corporation: March 13, 2012

    CNA principal research scientist, Andrew Ilachinski, Ph.D., co-authors the article, "Are motorways rational from slime mould's point of view?"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 12, 2012

    Navy Times interviews CNA analyst Henry Griffis, Ph.D. for the article “Pushing The Fleet Too Far? Routine 8-month deployments part of Navy's plan to meet global demand” (subscription required)

  • From CNA Corporation: March 12, 2012

    The Foreign Policy Initiative posts highlights from its March 7th debate “Time to Attack Iran? U.S. Policy and Iran's Nuclear Program” featuring CNA analyst Elbridge Colby

  • From CNA Corporation: March 12, 2012

    World Politics Review publishes “Lasting Solutions Elusive for South Sudan's Militia Problem” by CNA research analyst Lesley Anne Warner (access to this article provided courtesy of World Politics Review)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 12, 2012

    NPR interviews CNA senior research scientist Jonathan Schroden, Ph.D. for the piece “Afghan Shootings Could Complicate U.S. Mission”

  • From CNA Corporation: March 9, 2012

    ReVista, Harvard Review of Latin America, publishes “The Fight Against Drug Trafficking and Crime in the Americas” by Ralph Espach, Ph.D., director of CNA’s Latin American Affairs Program

  • From CNA Corporation: March 9, 2012

    The Journal for International Peace Operations publishes “From Diplomacy to Invasion: Will Kenya be the Next Country that Fails to Stabilize Somalia?” by CNA research analyst Lesley Anne Warner

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 9, 2012

    WBEZ Chicago hosts James “Chips” Stewart, Director of CNA Safety and Security’s Public Safety Program, for a discussion on SMART Policing

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 9, 2012

    Macleans quotes CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake in the article "Is India really a superpower?"

  • From CNA Corporation: March 8, 2012

    CNA Safety and Security releases Vol. 2, No.1 of its newsletter The Tear Line (View on lineView pdf)

  • From CNA Corporation: March 8, 2012

    World Affairs publishes “Mahan’s Naval Strategy: China Learned It. Will America Forget It?” co-authored by CNA Senior Advisor Seth Cropsey

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 8, 2012

    Business Insider Europe quotes CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg in the article “For All The Bluster, These 3 Reasons Show Russia's Position On Iran May Be Surprisingly Sane”

  • Event: CNA China expert, Dr. David Finkelstein, to speak on U.S.-Chna relations – Mar 7

    Vice president and director of CNA China Studies, David Finkelstein, Ph.D. to speak on “U.S.-China Military Relations: Challenges and Prospects” at the National Committee on United States-China Relations

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 7, 2012

    NPR’s Morning Edition interviews CNA Russia expert Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. for the piece “Remaking Russia's Military: Big Plans, Few Results”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 7, 2012

    Biofuels Digest cites the CNA Military Advisory Board's 2011 Powering America's Economy report in the article “How Not to Lose an Energy Policy in 10 Days”

  • Event: FPI-sponsored Debate on U.S. Policy and Iran's Nuclear Program – Mar 7

    CNA research analyst Elbridge Colby to participate in the Foreign Policy Initiative's “Time to Attack Iran? U.S. Policy and Iran's Nuclear Program” – a debate over the use of the military option against Iran’s nuclear program

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 6, 2012

    Asia Times publishes CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake’s Pacific Forum article under the headline “No cause for panic over the Maldives”

  • From CNA Corporation: March 5, 2012

    CNA Health Research and Policy study cited in the two volume DoD report Department of Defense Task Force on Military Health System Governance (Vol. 1, Final Report, p. 3; Vol. 2 Technical Supplement p. 65)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 5, 2012

    Wired interviews CNA analyst Abraham Denmark for the article “China Spends Even More on Its Military While Pentagon Yawns”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: March 4, 2012

    Boulder’s Daily Camera quotes CNA Military Advisory Board vice chairman, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn (Ret.), in the editorial "Renewable energy and national security"

  • From CNA Corporation: March 1, 2012

    CSIS Pacific Forum’s PacNet #13 publishes “Maldives: Why the US and India Should Remain Calm” by CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 29, 2012

    The Rocky Mountain Collegian interviews CNA Military Advisory Board Vice Chairman, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn (Ret), for the article “Q & A with Vice Admiral Dennis McGinn”

  • From CNA Corporation: February 29, 2012

    McDaniel College reports on the CNA-McDaniel conference “North Africa and the Sahel: Implications of the Arab Awakening” held February 22

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 28, 2012

    The Atlantic.com posts “Should Central America Legalize Drugs?” by Ralph Espach, Ph.D. director of CNA’s Latin American Affairs Program

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 27, 2012

    KUSA-TV Denver interviews CNA’s Military Advisory Board vice chairman, Vice Admiral Dennis McGinnis (Ret), on energy security issues

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 26, 2012

    The Washington Post quotes CNA analyst Carter Malkasian, Ph.D. in the article “Violence in wake of Koran incident fuels U.S. doubts about Afghan partners”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 25, 2012

    The New York Times interviews CNA Russia expert Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. for the article “Syrian Conflict Poses the Risk of Wider Strife” (carried also by the Minneapolis Star Tribune)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 27, 2012

    The Navy Times quotes CNA analyst David Rodney, Ph.D. for the article “Budget calls for officer drawdown” (subscription required)

  • From CNA Corporation: February 23, 2012

    NDU Press publishes The Chinese Navy: Expanding Capabilities, Evolving Roles with chapters written by CNA’s Peter Swartz and RADM Michael McDevitt (Ret.)

  • From CNA Corporation: February 23, 2012

    The National Center for Foreign Animal and Zoonotic Disease Defense (FAZD) releases the CNA-prepared report from the October 2011 Agricultural Screening Tools Workshop III, Recommendations for Establishing Policies and Concepts of Operations for Use of Agricultural Screening Tools in a Disease Outbreak

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Feb. 23

    Paul Heer, Ph.D. National Intelligence Officer for East Asia, will discuss Chinese perceptions of and policies toward the United States.

  • Event: CNA-McDaniel College Conference on Africa – Feb. 22

    CNA and McDaniel College to host the conference “North Africa and the Sahel: Implications of the Arab Awakening”

  • From CNA Corporation: February 22, 2012

    Foreign Affairs (Mar/Apr 2012) publishes “War Downsized: How to Accomplish More With Less” co-authored by CNA analyst Carter Malkasian, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: February 21, 2012

    The Military Power Revue (Nr. 2 / 2011) article “Trust Cannot Be Surged – Challenges to Naval Forward Presence” cites CNA research

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 21, 2012

    The Bellingham Herald picks up the The Orange County Register article "U.S. veterans deported after they served" citing CNA data

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 20, 2012

    BBC News interviews CNA China security analyst Murray Scot Tanner, Ph.D. for the piece “China keeps close eye on government opponents”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 19, 2012

    Guatemala’s Prensa Libre publishes the op-ed "El corazón del dilema" by CNA’s Latin American Affairs Program, Ralph Espach, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 18, 2012

    The New York Times quotes CNA research scientist Dr. Dmitry Gorenburg in the article “For Syria, Reliant on Russia for Weapons and Food, Old Bonds Run Deep”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 17, 2012

    CNN World posts “Russia’s Iran Strategy” written for Oxford Analytica by CNA research scientist, Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 2012

    Fox News and ABC News in Las Vegas report on CNA’s pending review of the policies and procedures of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 16, 2012

    Government Executive cites CNA’s 2008 study of military pay in the article “Military vs. civilian pay”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 15, 2012

    CNA research analyst Elbridge Colby discusses the future of America's nuclear weapons arsenal on Chicago Public Media’s Worldview broadcast

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 14, 2012

    NPR interviews CNA vice president and director of CNA China Studies David Finkelstein, Ph.D. for the piece “As China's Military Grows, U.S. Assesses Risks"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 13, 2012

    Oil & Gas Financial Journal reports on a paper from Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy that cites CNA’s study The Economic Implications of Disruptions to Maritime Oil Chokepoints in the article “Baker Institute paper calls for alternative to Hormuz oil route”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 12, 2012

    Navy Times cites CNA's participation in Navy exercises in the article “Massive exercise brings back amphibious ops”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 12, 2012

    The Associated Press quotes CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. in the article “US seeks to mine social media to predict future”

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Feb. 9

    Ali Soufan, author of The Black Banners, will discuss international terrorism

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 9, 2012

    The Orange County Register cites CNA data in its story “U.S. veterans deported after they served” (Also carried by MSNBC)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 8, 2012

    The Associated Press interviews CNA Korea expert, Ken Gause, for the article “Age, military ties mark Kim Jong Un's inner circle”

  • From CNA Corporation: February 7, 2012

    Naval War College Review (Vol. 65. No.1) publishes “Beijing’s ‘Starter Carrier’ and Future Steps” co-authored by CNA Asia-Pacific security advisor Abraham Denmark

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 6, 2012

    Defence Report interviews CNA analyst Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D. for the article “Syrian National Council says ‘yes’ to diplomacy, ‘no’ to Chinese and Russian arms”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 5, 2012

    Financial Times interviews CNA China analyst, Murray Scot Tanner, Ph.D. for the article “China’s police ill-equipped to combat unrest"

  • From CNA Corporation: February 2, 2012

    CNA releases 2011 Year in Review — selected research carried out by CNA analysts throughout 2011

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 2, 2012

    The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports on the pending study of police-involved shootings in Las Vegas by COPS (Community Oriented Policing Services) to be led by CNA senior fellow James K. "Chips" Stewart

  • CNA Corporation in the News: February 1, 2012

    In the article “Firmer Ground” Defense News discusses the U.S. Training and Doctrine Command Analysis Center’s “Irregular Warfare Tactical Wargame” designed with the assistance of CNA’s Center for Naval Analyses

  • Event: CNA College Recruiting at UC San Diego – Jan 31

    Dr. David M. Finkelstein, Director of CNA China Studies, to hold an information session at the University of California San Diego’s School of International Relations and Pacific Studies.

  • From CNA Corporation: January 27, 2012

    Economics Letters publishes “Pace of work and piece rates” by CNA research analyst, Adam Clemens, Ph.D. (registration/purchase required)

  • From CNA Corporation: January 26, 2012

    CNA Iran expert Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D. participates in the Center for National Policy discussion on “How to Prevent War in the Gulf: While Stopping Iran from Getting the Bomb”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 26, 2012

    CNN World posts “Why Russia protects Assad,” written for Oxford Analytica by CNA research scientist, Dmitry Gorenburg, Ph.D.

  • Event: National Conference on Officer Safety – Jan. 26

    A national conference on officer safety and gunfire-related deaths organized by CNA  is Senior Fellow for Law Enforcement Chips Stewart

  • News Release: January 25, 2012

    CNA signs agreement with Penzance to lease 175,000 square feet of space in a new office building planned for 3001 Washington Blvd. in Arlington, Virginia’s Clarendon community.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 25, 2012

    Washington Business Journal and Virginia Business report on CNA’s planned move to Arlington

  • From CNA Corporation: January 25, 2012

    CNA Operations and Tactics Analysis updates its Integrated Ship Database through the third quarter of 2011

  • From CNA Corporation: January 24, 2012

    The Council on Foreign Relations posts “Leadership Transition in North Korea” by Ken Gause, director of CNA’s International Affairs Group

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 24, 2012

    The Los Angeles Times interviews CNA expert on Iran, Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D. for the article “What is the Strait of Hormuz? Can Iran shut off access to oil?"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 24, 2012

    SSPP Blog notes remarks by CNA sr. vice president and general counsel, Sherri Goodman, at the 2012 National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE) conference

  • From CNA Corporation: January 24, 2012

    CNA releases remarks by senior vice president and general counsel, Sherri Goodman, before the 12th National Conference on Science, Policy and the Environment

  • From CNA Corporation: January 24, 2012

    Ralph Espach, Ph.D. director of CNA’s Latin American Affairs Program discusses his report Criminal Organizations and Illicit Trafficking in Guatemala’s Border Communities on the CSIS podcast "Americas Audio"

  • From CNA Corporation: January 24, 2012

    CNA Military Advisory Board Chairman, Gen. Paul Kern (Ret.) speaks at the 6th Annual Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Jan. 23

    CNA Military Advisory Board leaders Gen. Jim Conway, USMC (Ret.), Adm. John Nathman, USN (Ret.), and Vice Admiral Lee Gunn, USN (Ret.), will discuss the Board's most recent report “Ensuring America's Freedom of Movement: A National Security Imperative to Reduce U.S. Oil Dependence”

  • From CNA Corporation: January 23, 2012

    CNA’s Operations Evaluation Group releases What do Afghans want from the Police? Views from Helmand Province

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 21, 2012

    Voice of America interviews CNA analyst William McCants, Ph.D. for the piece “Does Social Media Help or Hurt Terrorism?”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 20, 2012

    The CNN World news roundup "Iran warns Middle East over Hormuz” cites CNA analyst Afshon Ostovar’s Foreign Policy posting “Iran’s Kamikaze Hormuz Threat”

  • From CNA Corporation: January 19, 2012

    Issues in the News: "A Sea Change in Mine Warfare" – CNA field representative Dr. Tim O’Hara’s June 2011 Proceedings article on mine countermeasures (membership required)

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 19, 2012

    The Colorado Springs Gazette bases the editorial “Immigrants make great U.S. soldiers” on the CNA report Non-Citizens in the Enlisted U.S. Military

  • Event: 12th Annual NCSE Conference – Jan. 18-20

    CNA's Sherri Goodman, Paul Faeth, Eric Thompson, Lee Gunn and Leo Goff to speak at the National Council for Science and the Environment’s 12th National Conference on Science, Policy and the Environment: Environment and Security

  • Event: CNA National Security Seminar Series – Jan. 18

    Michael Ancram, Marquess of Lothian will discuss European perceptions of the U.S. “pivot toward Asia,” and offer his views on EU politics and current efforts to deal with the Euro crisis

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 18, 2012

    E&E News quotes CNA senior vice president and general counsel, Sherri Goodman, in the article “Energy security argument resonates with public, Sutley says” (subscription required)

  • From CNA Corporation: January 17, 2012

    Solutions carries the feature article “How Access to Clean Water Prevents Conflict” co-authored by CNA senior fellow Paul Faeth

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 17, 2012

    The Navy Times interviews CNA senior research scientist Don Birchler, Ph.D. for article “Back to Sea Swap?” (subscription required) (View CNA's 2005 report "Cost Implications of Sea Swap")

  • Event: Council on Foreign Relations Meeting – Jan. 17

    CNA general counsel and senior vice president, Sherri Goodman, to moderate The Council on Foreign Relations discussion on the implications of rare earths and critical minerals for U.S. national security

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 15, 2012

    The Navy Times notes the work of CNA research analysts, Drs. John Bentrup and Samuel Zenobia, in the article “Ships stagger access to speed Web connectivity”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 14, 2012

    HRMilitary.com and HeraldNet carry the Tom Philpott piece on CNA’s study, Non-Citizens in the Enlisted U.S. Military, under the headline “Non-citizen do well in the military”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 13, 2012

    The Atlantic’s Wire interviews Dr. Michael Connell, director of CNA’s Iranian Studies Program, for the article "The Navy Is Depending on Dolphins to Keep the Strait of Hormuz Open"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 13, 2012

    Newsmax.com quotes CNA analyst, Michael Connelll, Ph.D. in the article “White House Sends Iran a Warning on Strait"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 13, 2012

    The San Jose Mercury News and the Minneapolis Star Tribune carry The New York Times’ article quoting the director of CNA’s Iranian Studies Program, Michael Connell, Ph.D.

  • From CNA Corporation: January 12, 2012

    South Asia Journal publishes “There Is More to South Asia Than India and Pakistan” (pp 5-12) by CNA analyst Nilanthi Samaranayake

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 12, 2012

    Stars and Stripes features CNA’s study Non-Citizens in the Enlisted U.S. Military in the article “Non-citizen recruits less likely to wash out”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 12, 2012

    America Now with Andy Dean interviews CNA analyst Elbridge Colby on tensions in U.S.-Iran relations

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 12, 2012

    The New York Times interviews CNA Iran expert, Michael Connell, Ph.D. for the article “U.S. Sends Top Iranian Leader a Warning on Strait Threat"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 11, 2012

    The National Interest publishes the commentary “Why Not to Attack Iran” co-authored by CNA research analyst Elbridge Colby

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 11, 2012

    The Daily Beast’s Andrew Sullivan cites the article "Iran's Kamikaze Hormuz Threat" by CNA’s analyst Afshon Ostovar, Ph.D.

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 11, 2012

    NPR’s All Things Considered interviews CNA’s Dr. Michael Connell for the piece “Can Iran Close The World's Most Important Oil Route?”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 11, 2012

    In his posting “The Fatal Flaw In The Case For Bombing Iran” The Daily Beast’s Andrew Sullivan cites CNA analyst Elbridge Colby’s National Interest article “Why Not to Attack Iran”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 10, 2012

    BBC News interviews CNA Iran expert, Michael Connell, Ph.D., for the article “Is a US-Iran maritime clash inevitable?”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 10, 2012

    Foreign Policy posts CNA research analyst Dr. Afshon Ostovar’s article "Iran's Kamikaze Hormuz Threat"

  • Event: CNA Recruiting at AEA Annual Meeting Jan. 6-8

    CNA recruiters to attend the American Economic Association’s annual meeting in Chicago

  • From CNA Corporation: January 4, 2012

    The Economic Implications of Disruptions to Maritime Oil Chokepoints: the study by CNA analysts Drs. William Komiss and LaVar Huntzinger evaluating how disruptions at critical shipping chokepoints – including the Strait of Hormuz – could affect the U.S. economy and economies around the world.

  • News Release: January 4, 2012

    CNA is selected by the U.S. Department of Education Institute for Education Sciences (IES) to manage the Regional Educational Laboratory (REL) Appalachia through 2017.

  • From CNA Corporation: January 4, 2012

    CNA Safety & Security releases Vol. 1, No. 4, of its newsletter The Tear Line

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 3, 2012

    The Center for American Progress cites CNA’s report National Security and the Threat of Climate Change in the article "Climate Change, Migration, and Conflict: Addressing Complex Crisis Scenarios in the 21st Century"

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 3, 2012

    Popular Mechanics interviews Dr. Michael Connell, director of CNA’s Iranian Studies Program, for the article “What a U.S.–Iran Naval Showdown Could Look Like”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 3, 2012

    “Kim Chong-un and Pyongyang’s Signaling Campaign” — CNA analyst Ken Gause's latest article posted on the Korea Economic Institute’s website The Peninsula

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 2, 2012

    Guatemala’s Prensa Libre interviews the director of CNA’s Latin American Affairs Program, Ralph Espach, Ph.D., for the article “Lo principal es el capital social”

  • From CNA Corporation: January 2012

    Environment Magazine features CNA senior fellow Paul Faeth’s article "U.S. Energy Security and Water: The Challenges We Face”

  • CNA Corporation in the News: January 2012

    Environment Magazine discusses CNA senior fellow Paul Faeth’s piece "U.S. Energy Security and Water: The Challenges We Face” in the article "Editorial - Multiplying Costly Scarcities for Even More Costly Growth"