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April 18 Library Speaker to Discuss Intelligence in the 21st Century

April 1, 2010

Veteran agent for the Central Intelligence Agency Jack Devine will present "The Art of Spying-Intelligence in the 21st Century," 2 p.m., Sunday, April 18, at Atlantic Cape Community College. This presentation will be the final lecture for this academic year in the William Spangler Library Speaker Series.

In his presentation, Devine will draw on his 32 years of experience with the CIA, where he supervised thousands of CIA employees involved in sensitive missions internationally. As a recognized expert in intelligence matters, Devine has been featured by various media outlets including: The Washington Post, The Financial Times, The Miami Herald, The World Policy Journal, History and Discovery channels, PBS and ABC Radio.

Devine lives in New York City, where he is a founding partner and president of The Arkin Group, LLC, which specializes in international crisis management, strategic intelligence, investigative research, and business problem solving. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, an advisor for the U.S. Secretary of the Navy and serves on the Board of Advisors at Claremont University's School of Politics and Economics.

This speaker series was made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.

The lecture is free and open to the public and will be held in the Spangler Library, D-building, at Atlantic Cape's Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to mmatulew@atlantic.edu or (609) 343-4918.