Student Discvoery Seminar: Eye Spy: Surveillance & Espionage
Joseph Wippl, former CIA operations manager and BU professor of International Relations, guides students on a tour of the history of the strategies and tactics of domestic and international surveillance. Get a behind the scenes look at the CIA, NSA and FBI’s observation programs and see how this history has led us to the state of total global surveillance. Hold the high density camera lens developed at BU that led to the CORONA spy satellite. Discover the exploits of O.S.S. and CIA agent Michael Burke. Examine the FBI files of prominent journalists Martha Gellhorn, Dan Rather, and others.
6:00pm on Tuesday, September 24th 2013
771 Commonwealth Avenue (HGARC Reading Room, 5th Floor)