The George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security convened dozens of experts from around the country to discuss the need to strengthen transportation infrastructure resilience to disasters like Superstorm Sandy.
The fourth event in Northeastern’s yearlong educational series on civic sustainability last Wednesday focused on suspect motivation, the importance of resilience, and the role of social media.
Twin bombings at the Boston Marathon on Monday afternoon killed three spectators and left scores more injured. In the last 24 hours, news agencies have reported that authorities believe security … read more »
Stephen Flynn, the founding co-director of Northeastern’s George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security, suggests that the key to withstanding natural disasters lies in taking care of our nation’s critical infrastructure.
Stephen E. Flynn, founding co-director of the Kostas Research Institute, discussed homeland security with a Senate committee on Wednesday.
Cybersecurity curriculum will prepare select students for highly specialized jobs that investigate cybercrimes.
The cybersecurity threat represents one of the nation’s most serious economic and national security challenges, said Stephen Flynn, the founding co-director of Northeastern’s George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland … read more »
On Wednesday, university experts examined how to combat cyberthreats facing America, as lawmakers are considering cybersecurity legislation.
Stephen Flynn, political science professor and codirector of the Kostas Research Institute, says America must return to its roots when faced with the inevitable challenges of the 21st century.
University taps national experts to lead the Kostas Institute, which is critical to advancing Northeastern’s leadership in security research.
(with Sean Burk) Washington: Center for National Policy, 2010.
New York: Random House, February 2007.
New York: Council on Foreign Relations, 2006.