Symposium: New Security Challenges

UMass Lowell Center for Terrorism and Security Studies

September 24, 2013

PART I

Introduction: Chancellor Marty Meehan

Ed Davis, Boston Police Commissioner

Roger Cressey '87, former National Security Council Deputy for Counterterrorism

Nicholas Rasmussen, Deputy Director of the National Counterterrorism Center

Vincent Lisi, Special Agent in Charge, FBI, Boston Division

Andrea Cabral, Massachusetts Secretary of Public Safety

Part II

Panel Presentations:
Introduction: Louis Falcone, Dean, College of FAHSS
Prof. John Horgan, Director, Center for Terrorism and Security Studies
Prof. Mia Bloom, Center for Terrorism and Security Studies
Prof. James Forrest, Director of Security Studies
Neil Shortland, Center for Terrorism and Security Studies, Senior Research Associate
Prof. John Kaag, Philosophy Department
Joshua Dyck, Co-Director Center for Public Opinion
Q&A
Roger Cressey '87 - Future Directions


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