Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's article in the November/December issue of Foreign Affairs makes a comprehensive case for strengthening our nation's civilian power to better balance and amplify US objectives that are now mostly supported by US military power.
She has added 1,100 Foreign Service and Civil Service Officers. Also, USAID has added 1,200 new officers with skills in development. The University of Denver's Josef Korbel School of International Studies should be a major beneficiary of this new direction. The School's strong background in diplomacy and development aligns well with careers in the government's foreign policy institutions.
Read this article about the impact of careers in Diplomacy and Development at the Josef Korbel School.