On October 26, 2017, the International Security Strategy Program of the Graduate School of International Studies (GSIS) held a commencement for 37 executive students from the Ministry of National Defense and other related public and private organizations. During the event, Dean of GSIS, PARK, Cheol-Hee and the alumni president, Mr. HWANG, Jong Young, gave congratulatory remarks. The faculty of ISSP, associate dean, AHN, Dukgeun and Professor SHEEN, Seongho participated and congratulated the ISSP graduates for the efforts during last 15 weeks of the program. The graduates established an alumni association with Mr. MA, Myungwook serving as the second president of the association. The ISSP is an executive program specializing in international security studies and encompasses conventional military security as well as contemporary human security issues. The program is expected to continue meeting the demands of policy cycles and will continue to produce experts of international security studies. The admission process for next year’s program is expected to begin on May of next year.