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Simons Center for Interagency Cooperation

The Simons Center internship is a structured, supervised work-based learning experience for KU students with an interest in interagency issues and interagency topics, including reconstruction and stabilization of war-torn nations, security studies, international peacekeeping, failed and failing states, Whole of Government operations, disaster assistance, and humanitarian response. Students selected will be paid a small stipend at the conclusion of a full semester or equivalent internship period to offset costs. Interns will be eligible to earn academic credit for their work.


Bill Steele
Office of Graduate Military Programs

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Fort Leavenworth Series Military Innovations: US Interwar Cavalry

Alexander M. Bielakowski, Assoc. Prof. of Military History at the CGSC

This lecture will focus on the U.S. Army's response to mechanized vehicles and how they upended the future role, equipment and organization of the Cavalry between WWI and WWII. 

June 4th | 3:00-4:30 p.m. | Dole Institute of Politics

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Foreign Area Officer Program (FAO)

The University of Kansas has been educating U.S. Foreign Area Officers for more than 50 years. The interdisciplinary MA program in Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies at KU is one of the longest established in the nation, having trained more than 60 Foreign Area Officers since 1990. Learn more...

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