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FSU's CDHS wins $718,338 Grant from Office of Naval Research
By: Public Relations
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Fayetteville State University's (FSU) Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) has been awarded $718,338 from the Office of Naval Research's (ONR) HBCU Program and ONR's STEM Diversity Program. The grant will be used to develop a pipeline of the...(Read More)

STEM Scholars Selected for Summer Internship at MIT Lincoln Laboratory
By: Public Relations
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Fayetteville State University (FSU) students Kyndreshia Stroman, a junior mathematics major, and Malik Oliver, a sophomore, 3+2 FSU/NC State chemistry and chemical engineering major, have been selected for research internships for the summer 2014 at MIT Lincoln Laboratory. Kyndreshia and...(Read More)

FSU CDHS Concludes Inaugural Cyber Security Academy
By: Public Relations
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
On Saturday, May 10, 2014 Fayetteville State University's (FSU) Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) held its first graduation for the Cybersecurity Academy. "With hundreds of thousands of military personnel coming back from overseas duty and transitioning from military...(Read More)

FSU Student Named University Innovation Fellows by NSF-Funded Epicenter
By: Public Relations
Monday, April 21, 2014
Fayetteville State University student Malik Oliver was among 66 university students from 45 higher education institutions across the United States who has been named University Innovation Fellows by the National Center for Engineering Pathways to Innovation (Epicenter). The University Innovation...(Read More)

Mr. John A. Bellamy, University Program Associate, Office of the Chancellor, Center for Defense and Homeland Security
By: Public Relations
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Mr. Bellamy joined Fayetteville State University on May 6, 2013.   Prior to joining the FSU team, he served as Executive Assistant for the BRAC Regional Task Force and the Fort Bragg Regional Alliance where he helped prepare an eleven county...(Read More)

CDHS Scholars Deliver Presentations at National Conference
By: Public Relations
Friday, February 15, 2013
Fayetteville State University (FSU) Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) Scholars, Dr. Neal Wagner and Dr. Robert Toguchi delivered key panel presentations on "Creating a Predictive Analysis Model for Contingency Operation" at the 8th Annual Conflict Prevention, Peacekeeping, and Stability Conference in Alexandria, Virginia on February 13, 2013...(Read More

Conducting Interviews for Top Students with Research Interests (MIT Lincoln Lab) - on February 25 & 26, 2013
By: Public Relations
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Bronco Family, MIT Lincoln Lab will be on campus on February 26, 2013 to interview graduate and undergraduate students for summer 2013 research internships at the Lab...(Read More)

CDHS Student Scholar Graduates as Salutatorian with Dual Degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science 
By: Public Relations
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
The Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) congratulates Mario S. Sutton, the 2012 salutatorian at Fayetteville State University (FSU)...(Read More)

Fayetteville State University's Center for Defense and Homeland Security Nominee Accepted into MIT Converge Program
By: Public Relations
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Fayetteville State University's Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) student nominee Ms. Courtney Lucas, has been accepted into the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) CONVERGE 2.0 Program...(Read More)

CDHS Executive Director Named Co-Chair of Oak Ridge Steering Committee
By: Public Relations
Tuesday, October 16 2012
Oak Ridge Associated Universities Historically Black Colleges and Universities/Minority Education Institutions (ORAU HBCU/MEI) Council has selected Dr. Curtis B. Charles, Executive Director of Fayetteville State University's (FSU) Center for Defense and Homeland Security, to become its co-chair...(Read More

NSF Awards $200K to Project Titled "Computing in Context"
By: Public Relations
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
On August 8, 2012, the National Science Foundation awards $199,244 to the proposed project titled “Computing in Context” of which Dr. Wingyan Chung, a faculty member of the School of Business and Economics, is one of the project leaders...(Read More)

Fayetteville State aims to attract major grant dollars via new Center for Defense and Homeland Security
By: Reginald Stuart, Diverse Magazine
Thursday, August 30, 2012
When academic leaders across the nation talk informally about institutions noted for innovative academic programs and securing choice internships and jobs for students and faculty, Fayetteville State University (FSU) in North Carolina isn't on the radar. With a new, evolving focus on cybersecurity and disaster management, FSU...(Page 2)

Four CDHS Faculty Members Receive $440,000 from NGA
By: Public Relations
Friday, August 10, 2012
Dr. Curtis Charles, director of Fayetteville State University's (FSU) Center for Defense and Homeland Security, announced today that the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) has approved $440,000 over five years for four interdisciplinary faculty to implement a new Geospatial Intelligence Certificate at the undergraduate level...(Read More)

FSU's Center for Defense and Homeland Security Forging Strong Ties with Fort Bragg
By: Public Relations
Friday, August 10, 2012
As the only historically black college and university in the nation to host an organization of its kind, Fayetteville State University (FSU) and its Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) has an opportunity to uniquely contribute to America's safety and well being, according to FSU Chancellor James A. Anderson...(Read More)

Center for Defense and Homeland Security Scholars Awarded “Visiting Scientist” Appointments at MIT Lincoln Lab and Oak Ridge National Laboratory
By: Public Relations
Thursday, June 21, 2012
Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) is pleased to announce that CDHS Scholar Dr. Neal Wagner has been offered the (summer) position of “Visiting Scientist” at MIT Lincoln Laboratory.  On Friday June 22, Wagner will begin his initial assignment in Group 68, the Cyber Systems and Technology Group...(Read More)

FSU’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security Working with North Carolina K-12 Teachers to Improve STEM Classroom Instruction
By: Public Relations
Wednesday, June 20, 2012
An innovative program that helps North Carolina teachers better incorporate science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) curriculum into middle school classrooms has completed its successful inaugural year, according to officials at Fayetteville State University’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS)...(Read More)

Center for Defense and Homeland Security Social Media Web sites
By: Public Relations
Friday, June 15, 2012
In a effort to promote the Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS), please show your support on the following social media sites...(Read More)

Research-Focused HBCU's Should Pay Attention to Fayetteville State U.
By: Marybeth Gasman, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Monday, July 2, 2012
According to a 2008 report by the Congressional Research Service, many HBCU's face difficulty competing for federal research dollars with other research universities...(Read More)

FSU’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security Advisory Board Conference Call
By: Public Relations
Friday, June 1, 2012
Fayetteville State University’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security Advisory Board will hold a conference call on Tuesday, June 5 at 9 a.m....(Read More)

Fayetteville State University’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security Working with U.S. Coast Guard to Stem Arrival of Illegal Immigrants by Sea
By: Public Relations
Friday, May 25, 2012
Fayetteville State University’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) is now working with the U.S. Coast Guard, one of its primary partners, on a project designed to stem the flow of illegal immigrants arriving to U.S. shores by sea...(Read More)

FSU’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security Hosts First National Security Alumni Symposium
By: Public Relations
Friday, April 13, 2012
On Monday April 2, 2012, Fayetteville State University’s (FSU) Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS) held its first National Security “Alumni” Symposium. “The symposium was an opportunity to bring back FSU alumni who have or are currently working in influential positions within the military services, national security agencies or in the private sector,”  said Dr. Curtis Charles, CDHS Executive Director...(Read More)

FSU Math Student Receive Summer Internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
By: Public Relations
Friday, March 30, 2012
The Center for Defense and Homeland Security congratulates Lewis Williams (junior, mathematics) and Mario Sutton (junior, computer science/mathematics) for being selected for an internship appointment for the summer 2012, at Oak Ridge National Laboratory...(Read More)

FSU Partners with Oak Ridge Associated Universities
By: Public Relations
Monday, March 19, 2012
On March 15, 2012, Fayetteville State University’s Center for Defense and Homeland Security further built upon its mission to prepare the next generation national security workforce by leading the way for FSU to become a 2012 Associate Member of the Oak Ridge Associated Universities Award (ORAU), in Oak Ridge, Tennessee...(Read More)

The Center for Defense and Homeland Security to Present 1st Annual National Security Alumni Symposium
By: Public Relations
Friday, February 17, 2012
Fayetteville State University (FSU) is aggressively working to maximize the reach and application of its Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS)...(Read More)

STEM to Serve as a Catalyst for the Advancement of National Security
By: Public Relations
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
In an effort to advance and enhance our country’s national security, Fayetteville State University (FSU) has announced the opening of The Center for Defense and Homeland Security (CDHS). CDHS is a new research and development initiative designed to support the mitigation and recovery of natural and man-made catastrophic disasters within the United States...(Read More)

 

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