News for August 2007

Symposium on Radical Islam
August 9, 2007

In conjunction with the PILLAR Institute for Lifelong Learning Center and the Colorado Springs World Affairs Council, the Center for Homeland Security will co-sponsor a symposium on Radical Islam. The event will be held August 25 at the Pike's Peak Center in Colorado Springs. Go to PILLAR for more information on the symposium and registration requirements.


Colorado Homeland Defense Alliance
August 27, 2007

An article in the Colorado Springs Business Journal discusses the newly formed Colorado Homeland Defense Alliance at http://www.csbj.com/story.cfm?ID=10996


Colorado South-Central Region All-Hazards Emergency Preparedness / Disaster Management exercise
August 28, 2007

The Center for Homeland Security provides exercise and evaluation support to the Colorado South-Central Region All-Hazards Emergency Preparedness / Disaster Management exercise program. Most recently, the Center participated in the SCR’s all-hazards exercise in Buena Vista, Colorado on July 7, 2007. The photographs include views of emergency personnel and equipment from Chaffee, Lake, Teller and El Paso counties, as well as the cities of Buena Vista, Leadville, Woodland Park, and Colorado Springs. U.S. Northern Command, the State of Colorado, FEMA, and the FBI were also represented.