Wilson Center News

A Preview: Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to the U.S.

Apr 17, 2015
When Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the US, he will be the first Japanese head of state to address Congress in 54 years. We spoke with Shihoko Goto to learn more about plans and expectations for the Prime Minister’s visit.

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President and Director Lee H. Hamilton Announces Departure From the Woodrow Wilson Center

May 04, 2010
Lee H. Hamilton has announced his intention to step down later this year as president and director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, an institution he has led since January 1999.

Colombia: An Agenda for the Next President

Apr 30, 2010
Latin American Program Director Cynthia J. Arnson discusses issues Colombia's next leader should address.

Rock and Roll in the Rocket City: The West, Identity, and Ideology in Soviet Dniepropetrovsk

Apr 28, 2010
Woodrow Wilson Center Press has published a new book, Rock and Roll in the Rocket City: The West, Identity, and Ideology in Soviet Dniepropetrovsk, 1960–1985, by Sergei I. Zhuk. It is copublished with Johns Hopkins University Press.

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.