President Joseph E. Aoun met with DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano in September about Northeastern’s commitment to security research.
On September 22nd, 2011, Northeastern opened the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security at the University’s Burlington, Mass., campus.
Peter Boynton, Co-Director of the Kostas Research Institute speaks at the Institute’s ribbon cutting ceremony.
Dr. Stephen Flynn, co-director of the Kostas Research Institute, and Peter Boyton, co-director, hosted the 1st Coast Guard District Commander’s Conference and led discussions with local, state and federal agencies about the importance of resilience as a security and societal imperative … Continued
NBC Bay Area’s Brent Cannon speaks with Stephen Flynn, Co-founder of the Research Institute for Homeland Security at Northeastern University, about the foiled airplane bomb plot.
The Department of Homeland Security will miss an initial deadline of July 12 to comply with a sweeping federal law meant to thwart terrorist attacks arriving by sea, frustrating border security advocates who worry that the agency has not done … Continued