Wilson Center News

MENA Women's News Brief

Jul 29, 2015
The Middle East Program will send out the latest developments on women’s issues in the Middle East and North Africa region on a bi-weekly basis.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Speaking on Libya: More Questions Than Answers

Mar 28, 2011
President Obama faces serious challenges with speech tonight about Libya. Public Policy Scholar Aaron David Miller identifies two painful realities that will affect the president's address.

Wilson Center Australian Scholar Next Australian Ambassador to OECD

Mar 28, 2011
The Australian minister for foreign affairs, Kevin Rudd has today announced that Wilson Center Australian Scholar Chris Barrett will be Australia's next Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in Paris.

The Next Global Food Crisis

Mar 28, 2011
Just several years after the 2007-08 global food crisis, the "telltale drivers" of acute global food insecurity have returned, argues Asia Program associate Michael Kugelman in a new World Politics Review op-ed that draws on his recent trip to India.

Recent Wilson Center Fellow Bettye Collier-Thomas Awarded OAH Book Prize

Mar 22, 2011
Recent Wilson Center Fellow Bettye Collier-Thomas, professor of history at Temple University, has been selected by the Organization of American Historians (OAH) to receive the 2011 Darlene Clark Hine Award, which is given annually for the best book in African American women's and gender history.

New From the CWIHP Book Series: The Cold War in East Asia: 1945-1991

Mar 19, 2011
CWIHP is pleased to announce the publication of the latest addition to the CWIHP Book Series: The Cold War in East Asia: 1945-1991 by Tsuyoshi Hasegawa.

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.