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October 2021 October News: Career opportunities; START hosts Peace Game
September 2021 September News: New QAnon data tool; Career opportunities
August 2021 August News: Migration, security & regional militancy in Sabah
July 2021 July News: Job opportunity; Data on extremism among military and veterans
June 2021 June News: Project on COVID-19 impact on first responders
May 2021 May News: START researcher speaks on extremism in military
April 2021 April News: New MPS in security & terrorism studies, online summer courses and more
March 2021 March News: Job opportunity; New START-Modern Warfare Institute article series
February 2021 February News: Support START on 3/3; GTD 1970-2019 release to researchers; new QAnon research brief
January 2021 January News: Faculty Profile; Director’s New Role; International CVE Symposium
December 2020 December News: International CVE Symposium; Winter Course; Graduate Certificate Deadline
November 2020 November News: Analyzing hate crimes in America; Violent extremist exploitation of COVID-19
October 2020 October News: American deaths in terrorist attacks; START to speak at international forum on defining terrorism; US-Venezuela webinar Oct. 8
September 2020 September News: Register Now: Virtual Symposium on Changing Threats Sept. 10
August 2020 August News: Terrorist violence drops for fifth straight year; Virtual symposium on changing threats Sept. 10
July 2020 July News: New global terrorism data to be shared during July 9 webinar; Series depicts cartel violence; START & the Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism
June 2020 June News: New infographic series explores cartel operations in Mexico; Radicalization data & analysis; Earn your Graduate Certificate in Terrorism Analysis
May 2020 START releases new data on radicalization in the United States
April 2020 April News: New analysis of terrorist group leaders, organizational structure; Webinar Series starts today; Online education opportunities
March 2020 March News: CBRN use by violent non-state actors; Online simulations to enhance distance learning; Thank you, Donors
February 2020 February News: Support START on March 4; GTD leveraged for military and UN reports; A month remains for free CVE courses
January 2020 January News: NIJ awards START $1.5M for two new projects; Job opportunities; GTD informs new graphic novel
December 2019 December News: Cyberattacks against critical infrastructure; Limited time remains for free CVE training opportunities; Job opportunity
November 2019 November News: Search tool to combat cartels; Global terrorism trends infographic
September 2019 September News: START Director provides expert testimony to Congress on domestic terrorism; ‘From Freedom Fighters to Jihadist’ book talk event Oct. 15
August 2019 August News: Considerations for successful negotiations with Afghan Taliban; UMD researchers win $1.5M Minerva Grant; Recidivism among US extremists
July 2019 July News: New data shows risk of recidivism high among extremists; START to conduct training for fire intel officers
June 2019 June News: How to build programs to prevent violent extremism; START-Oxford collaboration launches first book; Free, online CVE course
May 2019 May News: Hands-on opportunity to design CVE program; ‘Three Pillars of Radicalization’ book launch event June 5; New Handbook of Terrorism
April 2019 April News: New education/training leadership at START; Understanding New Zealand manifesto and Poway open letter; We’re hiring
March 2019 March News: New CBRN incident database; START names new executive director; Will terrorism continue to decline?
February 2019 February News: GTD funded through 2019; Resources for veterans; Career opportunities
January 2019 January News: DoD awards START nearly $3M to enhance critical terrorism datasets
December 2018 December News: New international collaboration; Graduate Certificate in Terrorism Analysis
November 2018 November 2018 Newsletter: START develops model to thwart RN attacks; Analysis of attacks by far-right extremists
October 2018 Oct. News: Background information on far-right homicides, attacks on religious institutions, radicalization, package bombs
September 2018 Sept. News: START launches Terrorism 360 podcast; New data on American deaths in terrorist attacks; Has society lost grip on truth?
July 2018 July News: New data & analysis of social media use by U.S. extremists; Report on radicalization of Syrian refugees; Job opportunities
June 2018 June Newsletter: Integrating mental health and education approaches into CVE; Students innovate against hate
May 2018 Register now for the 2018 COE Summit!
April 2018 April Newsletter: Education and Career Opportunities
March 2018 University R&D to protect the homeland; START names new UWT director
January 2018 Jan. News: Researchers identify strongest predictor of post-radicalization violent extremism; New cyber threat mitigation course
December 2017 Dec. News: Analysis of jihadist-linked US plots; New database about financing terrorism; LaFree tapped to lead UMD Criminology and Criminal Justice
November 2017 November News: Spatial and ideological analysis of US terrorist attacks; Marginalization: Recasting CVE as a grand strategic response to terrorism
October 2017 Oct. News: Technology transfers to terrorists; US Foreign fighters; Explosive detection technology adoption
September 2017 September News: New data on radicalization in the US; Profiles of chem/bio adversaries; Risk communication during tornadoes
August 2017 August News: GTD reveals fewer terrorist attacks in 2016; Protecting communities at risk for radicalization; Negative feelings & radical opinion
July 2017 July News: Benchmarking the ‘Jihadi Industry;’ GTD 2016 dataset released; New tool for event-based research
June 2017 June News: Comparing gang members and domestic extremists; Attacks in Iraq and Afghanistan; START launches book series with Oxford University Press

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