Center News

  • Jul 08, 2020
    On June 23, 2020 the William J. Perry Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies presented their sub-regional seminar: The Role of Security Forces in Central America in the Age of COVID-19. Dr. Boris Saavedra welcomed guest speakers Mr. Ricardo Gómez-Hecht, Adjunct Professor at the Perry Center, and Ms. Reny Mariane Bake, writer and geopolitical...

  • Jul 06, 2020
    On June 18 the Perry Center presented the next sub-regional webinar: Perspectives on the Impact of COVID-19 in the Caribbean. Dr. Bill Godnick introduced presentations by the guest speakers, both Perry Center alumni, and moderated a lively question-and-answer session. Ms. Alana Wheeler, Director, Counter-Trafficking Unit, Trinidad and Tobago...

  • Jun 29, 2020
    On 30 June at 0900 EST the Inter-American Defense Board (IADB) will hold a "Seminar on Gender Integration in Defense and Security in the Americas." Participating in this event will be one of the Perry Center's own, Dr. Fabiana S. Perera. A detailed agenda for the event can be found at the link below. While all are welcome to watch the seminar on...

  • Jun 29, 2020
    Perry Center professor William Godnick was called upon by the Southern Command to moderate two virtual panel sessions at the Caribbean Nations Security Conference 2020 on 2 June 2020. The first panel addressed the sub-regional defense sector response to the COVID-19 pandemic while the second took an inventory of lessons learned for hurricane...

  • Jun 29, 2020
    On June 25, Perry Center Professor William Godnick spoke on "The Use of Social Media by Defense and Security Institutions" at a webinar hosted by the Revista Digital Seguridad y Defensa created by a group of Perry Center alumni from Argentina. The other webinar panelist was Guillermo Pacheco of US Security College who presented on "When Strategy...

  • Jun 26, 2020
    This second edition of THE WATCH focuses on "Collaborative Defense" highlighting the value of local, regional, and international defense partnerships. For alliances to succeed, defense partners must embrace emerging technology to counter increasingly sophisticated threats.

  • Jun 24, 2020
    On June 9, the Perry Center presented a webinar focusing on the impact of COVID-19 in Mexico. Professor Celina Realuyo along with invited panelists Gerardo Rodriguez and Dr. Yadira Galvez discussed the role of the Mexican armed forces in response to the COVID-19 emergency as well as the multi-dimensional nature of the crisis. This webinar is the...

  • Jun 22, 2020
    On June 18, 2020 Perry Center Professor Celina Realuyo spoke on "Threats from Hezbollah and Iran in the Americas" at a webinar on “The Impact of COVID-19 on Terrorist Groups around the World” alongside Perry Center alumnus Federal Police Agent Christian Azevedo from Brazil who addressed ISIS and Universidad de las Americas Puebla (UDLAP) professor...

  • Jun 18, 2020
    The Perry Center would like to announce Dr. Fabiana Perera's newest article: "Owing and Owning: Latin America, China, and the Pandemic." This article appears in The War Room , a United States Army War College publication. A link to the article itself can be found below.

  • Jun 12, 2020
    On June 11, 2020, Perry Center Professor Celina Realuyo spoke on “The Impact of COVID-19 on Transnational Organized Crime in Latin America” for the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP) COVID-19 Webinar Series: Global Crisis, Global Risk and Global Consequences. Other panelists included Dr. Alvaro Mendez, Co-Director, Global South Unit, London...

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