Cultural Modeling of Water Resources in Afghanistan 

KU geographers, geologists, and archeologists are modeling cultural landscapes and water resources in Afghanistan in order to understand how to repair and restore damaged water systems. It also is funding analysis of water systems in North Africa and the development of new water sanitation and safe composting methods in Bolivia. Both projects are supported by, or in part, by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory and the U.S. Army Research Office. KU’s expertise in researching water has utility in the discourse of environmental security, which is growing in importance like climate change and resource scarcity pose threats to regional stability, particularly in Asia and Africa.

Discover more about this fascinating pdfresearch project.

Karez water system in Afghanistan

Karez water system in Afghanistan


Congratulations to Kelsie Forbush and Alesha Doan for your DoD Award to develop an effective screening tool for detecting and treating eating disorders in Active Duty Servicemembers and Veterans.  

The Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) Louis Stokes Educational Scholarship Program is open to college freshman and college sophomores in the IT disciplines.  Recipients receive full tuition and guaranteed employment upon graduation!

ICCAESummer internships (2019) with the Defense Intelligence Agency - plan early for your security clearance.

USNORTHCOM's Volunteer Student Internship Program accepting applications from Graduate Students and ROTC students!

KU receives Defense Intelligence Agency Intelligence Community Center of Academic Excellence grant.  

KU designation as a Department of Defense Language Training Center has been renewed through 2019.​ Learn more here


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