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Kim Nossal elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Congratulations to our director, Kim Nossal, on being elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.

The Fellowship of the Royal Society of Canada comprises over 2,000 Canadian scholars, artists, and scientists, peer-elected as the best in their field. These are distinguished men and women from all branches of learning who have made contributions in the arts, the humanities and the sciences, as well as in Canadian public life.

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The CIDP Welcomes New VDFS

The CIDP is pleased to welcome two new Visiting Defence Fellows, one Canadian and one American. 

Lieutenant-Colonel Steve MacBeth enrolled in the Canadian Armed Forces in 1996 and comes to the Centre with 25 years of operational experience and study. His research interests include; NATO Command and Control, Security Force Capacity Building, gender on operations and the effect of climate change on national defence policy. 

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Christian Leuprecht "Norad asked Canada to 'identify and mitigate' cyber threats to critical civilian sites" (CBC Online)

Norad asked Canada to 'identify and mitigate' cyber threats to critical civilian sites 

Murray Brewster, CBC News,
9 September, 2019 (read the complete article)

Defining critical infrastructure is a complex and evolving task.

Cyber experts say the request highlights enduring concerns about power and water plants.

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Bibi Imre-Millei recognized with Mayor's Award for Youth Volunteerism

This Canada Day, the City of Kingston is recognizing the many contributions to the city that have positively impacted the lives of residents. Our own Bibi Imre-Millei is among the Kingstonians being recognized for her work. Bibi is set to receive the Mayor's Award for Youth Volunteerism at the Canada Day Civic Ceremony on the steps of City Hall. Bibi is being recognized for her leadership both on and off the Queen's campus, with organizations including Women in International Security Queen's, the Sexual Health Resource Centre, and the Observer Publication. 

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