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Academic Engagement

DHS works with the academic community - including school administrators, faculty, and students - on a range of issues. The Office of Academic Engagement (OAE) supports DHS’s mission by building, improving and leveraging relationships with the academic community.

  • Overview

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    DHS works closely with the academic community on issues ranging from campus resilience to research.

  • Outreach

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    The Office of Academic Engagement (OAE) connects academic community stakeholders with relevant DHS programs and initiatives through various outreach efforts.

  • Engagement

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    OAE solicits advice and recommendations from the academic community for the DHS Secretary and senior leadership.

  • Resilience

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    OAE supports institutions of higher education and the K-12 community in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from a range of risks and threats.

  • DHS Academic Engagement Idea Community

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    Have an idea? Join in the conversation!

Last Updated: 01/21/2022