Wilson Center News

Washington History Seminar Fall 2014 Lineup

Aug 20, 2014
The Washington History Seminar, sponsored jointly by the National History Center of the American Historical Association and the Wilson Center, announces its Fall 2014 schedule.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Robin Cook's Foreign Body Highlighted in The Economist

Aug 25, 2008
August 2008 – Author and Wilson Center Board of Trustees Member Examines Medical Tourism in Newest Novel

New Report Offers Bold Challenge and Opportunity for Next U.S. President

Aug 22, 2008
A new report by the Forum on Privatization and Partnerships recommends more public-private partnerships in government, following the example of programs like the Army's Residential Communities Initiative.

Skillful Means: The Challenges of China's Encounter with Factory Farming

Aug 20, 2008
AUGUST 2008 - Referencing CEF's work on the subject, Brighter Green releases its findings on CAFOs in China

Nicholas Burns Transitions from Diplomacy to Academia at the Wilson Center

Aug 19, 2008
Public Policy Scholar Nicholas Burns finished his tenure at the Wilson Center in mid-August, concluding three months of research on the future of American foreign policy. Before coming to the Center, Burns was undersecretary of state for political affairs, the State Department's third-highest position.

The Wilson Quarterly

Afghanistan

Kubra in her workshop. (Photo by Justin Sutcliffe/Polaris)

As the U.S. prepares to withdraw from the longest war in its history, a look at the lives changed, promises made, and ideas shaped by war in Afghanistan.

Dialogue

The Future of Higher Education

Mar 26, 2014Apr 02, 2014

Jeff Abernathy and Richard Morrill discuss how colleges and universities are dealing with rapidly rising costs and how the United States can still compete for students in a globalized environment.