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Summer 2019

  • Term Dates: June 3-June 28, 2019
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  • Course Request Period:
     Apr. 22-May 6, 4pm
  • Allocation Period: May 7-9
  • Additional Registration Period:
     May 10-17, 4 pm

Fall 2019

  • Term dates: Oct. 7-Nov. 22, 2019
  • Course Request Period:
     Aug. 26-Sep. 9
  • Allocation Period: Sep. 10-12
  • Additional Registration Period:
     Begins Friday, Sep. 13, after 9 am, ends two days prior to each course start date.

Winter 2020

  • Term Dates: Jan. 6-Feb. 21, 2020
  • Course Request Period:
     Nov. 18-Dec. 2
  • Allocation Period: Dec. 3-5
  • Additional Registration Period:
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Spring 2020

  • Term Dates: Mar. 23-May 8, 2020
  • Course Request Period:
     Jan. 27- Feb. 10
  • Allocation Period: Feb. 11-13
  • Additional Registration Period:
     Begins Friday, Feb. 14, after 9 am, ends two days prior to each course start date.

Summer 2020

  • Term Dates: June 1-26, 2020
  • Course Request Period:
     Apr. 20-May 4
  • Allocation Period: May 5-7
  • Additional Registration Period:
     Begins Friday, May 8, after 9 am, ends two days prior to each course start date.
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40021 Life in the National Security State: Navigating Misinformation, Confusion and Ethical Challenges   NEW!

The worlds of security and professional intelligence have created the context of our lives since WWII and even blurred distinctions between fiction and nonfiction. This course presents the challenges posed by new technologies and their impact on security, organizational life, geopolitical entities, identity, religion, ethics—everything. The discussion, far-ranging and provocative, will illuminate the twisted paths we walk through truth, truthiness, and half-truth, and show why vigilance is essential.

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