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Belfer Center Newsletter Summer 2013

| Summer 2013

The Summer 2013 issue of the Belfer Center newsletter features recent and upcoming activities, research, and analysis by members of the Center community on critical global issues. This edition highlights the Belfer Center’s expanding work on complex cybersecurity issues and Middle East challenges, offers reflections on the role of the U.S. in Iraq, and spotlights work being done by the Center and its affiliates on environment and energy issues.

This issue also features Belfer Center perspectives on the Boston Marathon bombings of April 15. Belfer Center Director Graham Allison applauds the response of the city to the bombings and highlights the many contributions that the Belfer Center has made to best practice public safety and emergency management operations. Also included in the issue is an interview with Juliette Kayyem, former assistant secretary for intergovernmental affairs at the Department of Homeland Security and member of the Center’s Board of Directors, who provided extensive insight and analysis into the marathon bombings.

Boston Bombings

Military Matters

Fellows in Focus

Sustainability and Science - at Home and Abroad

Global Issues in Focus

On the Shelves

Awards and Honors

The Communications Office was assisted in the production of this newsletter by Dough Ahlers, Gretchen Bartlett, Dominic Contreras, Ramiro Gonzalez Lorca, Krysten Hartman, Emily Hough, Susan Lynch, Jessica Salley, and Wesley Nord.

For more information on this publication: Belfer Communications Office
For Academic Citation: Wilke, Sharon, ed. Belfer Center Newsletter Summer 2013. Edited by Wilke, Sharon. Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School Summer 2013.