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Pictured from left to right: Madison Johnston, Camila Martinica, Eden Atkins, Alex Floeckher, Allison Wheeler, Peter Miller, Robin Wilson, Maxx Villotti, Francesca Robinson, ACDIS Director Matthias Grosse Perdekamp, Sarah Zettinger 
 

Congratulations, 2019 Certificate in Global Security recipients!

 

Good luck with final exams!!

 
Graduating ACDIS Intern Chris Szul
 
 
Chris Szul, Class of 2019 
 

Chris Szul first became interested in national security issues while in high school. He knew that he wanted to help protect the nation from security threats, but he didn’t know where to start on such a path while in high school.

He then found ACDIS his first semester on campus through a quad day interaction with the President of the Security Studies Group. 

Upon graduating, he will be leaving behind an organization that he has spent several years with, but he is looking forward to his future ambitions. He will be working with a small research laboratory, Sivananthan Laboratories, on machine learning and artificial intelligence for sensors during the summer. After that, he plans on working with the federal government with research and development.

ACDIS will miss your tremendous contributions, Chris!

Thank you for all of your hard work!!!! 

 

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Have A Great Summer!