Jan 13, 2006
The Wilson Center's Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies released a report by one of the country's foremost authorities on environmental research and policy, J. Clarence Davies, which examines the strengths and weaknesses of the current regulatory framework for nanotechnology and calls for a new approach to nanotechnology oversight.
Jan 12, 2006
Like many universities in New Orleans, Dillard University was heavily damaged by Hurricane Katrina, much of its collection lost. The Wilson Center has organized a drive to help Dillard replace part of its collection, and is asking current and former scholars to aid the effort.
Jan 10, 2006
Aaron David Miller has joined the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington D.C. as a Public Policy Scholar, and while at the Center will be working on a book about America and the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Jan 05, 2006
The Wilson Quarterly, the Wilson Center's quarterly magazine, is celebrating its 30th anniversary with an issue devoted to the future, the topic of its inaugural 1976 issue in the age of the energy crisis and ominous predictions.
Jan 04, 2006
The fast pace of urban development has had dire health consequences for the urban poor. The Comparative Urban Studies Project's Allison Garland discusses some of the threats as well as a new joint initiative with USAID that will study and propose strategies to alleviate poverty.