National Intelligence University Serves as a Hub for Intelligence and National Security Studies

Photos and Article by: Jessica Hrabosky, Office of Strategic Communications

The National Intelligence University is different than any other university in the country.

There are no sports teams, students do not pay for books or tuition, and…


Article and Photographs by Jessica Hrabosky, Office of Strategic Communications

According to the Fiscal Year 2020 Intelligence Community Annual Demographic Report, only 11% of the Intelligence Community identifies as persons with disabilities across all pay grades.

That percentage is even smaller, at 7.7% when looking at people with disabilities who…


Photos by Jessica Hrabosky, ODNI Office of Strategic Communications

Article by Victoria Piccoli, ODNI Office of Strategic Communications

Stuart Graham retrieving potential threat information to analyze and inform the Intelligence Community

The National Counterterrorism Center was stood up nearly 20 years ago in the wake of the tragic Sept. 11 attacks. …


(photos by Brian Murphy, ODNI Public Affairs)

While it is common knowledge that the president of the United States is protected by the Secret Service, the commander in chief is far from the only key government official who is safeguarded by a protective detail. …


(photos by Brian Murphy, ODNI Public Affairs)

During the Intelligence Community’s 2017 Pride Summit in June, the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s acting director, Andrew McCabe, stepped to the podium and delivered a series of remarks highlighting why diversity and inclusion are crucial to the IC’s effectiveness and credibility.

“The bedrock of the IC is our credibility,” he…


Jason Matheny speaks during an American Bar Association Standing Committee on Law and National Security breakfast at the University Club in Washington, D.C., in February. (photo by Brian Murphy, ODNI Public Affairs)

When it comes to finding a better way of conducting business or developing a cutting-edge technology, the advanced research arm of the Intelligence Community is never content. …


When people think about the Intelligence Community, they often envision covert missions, classified documents and clandestine meet-ups. Of course, they’re not entirely wrong. We deal in secrets.

Our fundamental mission is to provide the United States’ national security leaders with the intelligence they need to make informed choices. …


Crop from the painting of Gen. George Washington rallying the troops at the Battle of Princeton. Original painting by William Tylee Ranney, at the Princeton University Art Gallery.

Every year, schoolchildren celebrate President’s Day (and its associated day off). In elementary school classrooms across the country, kids make powdered wigs out of cotton balls, color images of George Washington on a horse or maybe build Abraham Lincoln’s in a log cabin our of popsicle sticks, while their teachers…


(photos by Brian Murphy, ODNI Public Affairs)

Thanks to an abundance of television crime shows, Hollywood has done its best to make people believe that any and all crimes are solved neatly in less than 60 minutes. With apologies to Dexter, Bones and countless other made-for-TV characters, that’s simply not the case.

The sad truth is, each…


(From left to right) Frank Taylor, Vince Stewart, Stephanie O’Sullivan, Terri Sewell, John Brennan and Andre Carson gather for a photo prior to the start of the Increasing Diversity in the Intelligence Community Summit and Career Fair at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C., Sept. 15. (Photos by Brian Murphy, ODNI Public Affairs)

Students, representatives from across the Intelligence Community and a host of others gathered together for the Increasing Diversity in the Intelligence Community Summit and Career Fair at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C., Sept. 15.

The event, which was hosted by Congresswoman Terri Sewell and Congressman Andre Carson…

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