The purpose of the Society for Defense and Strategic Studies is to assist students and alumni in the expansion of research, knowledge, and professional development in the field of intelligence. This campus organization aims to build a network of professionals, and invites students and alumni with an interest in intelligence to get connected.
Promoting the study and practice of security and intelligence techniques in the governmental and private sectors through civil discussion on current events.
To join the Society for Defense and Strategic Studies, complete an application!
Membership is available to students and alumni in good academic standing.
If you are currently a member of the Society for Defense and Strategic Studies, your group is active on Facebook. For assistance connecting with this group, email [email protected].
The Society for Defense and Strategic Studies achieved PLATINUM standing per the university's Chapter Standards program. Platinum standing demonstrates the highest level of chapter involvement and denotes excellence in chapter leadership and member engagement.
Campus leadership opportunities are a great way to meet other students, alumni, and faculty at the university while also developing skills in the areas of:
- Administrative and project management
- Organizational knowledge and strategy
- Critical thinking and reflection
- Communication skills
- Leadership and teamwork
The Office of Student and Alumni Affairs is always looking for people to get involved and be campus leaders, including chapter officers, who lead student organizations like this one. If you’re interested in being a campus leader and chapter officer, please email [email protected] to ask if there are chapter officer openings for this organization!
Membership is available year-round to students and alumni in good academic standing in all degree fields at the university. Membership will be actively sought during the months of January and July.
For questions on eligibility criteria or general information, email [email protected].