Wilson Center News

Tehran’s Promise

Jul 27, 2015
"After decades of living in a pariah nation, Iranians seem to crave normalcy—but on their own terms. Figuring out their relationship with the outside world is a big part of the transition," writes Robin Wright.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

New Indications of Possible Iranian Weapons Work, According to New IAEA Report

Feb 25, 2011
The UN nuclear watchdog has new information that Iran may have worked on making nuclear weapons. Public Policy Scholar Michael Adler reports on the IAEA's new confidential report, distributed Friday.

Woodrow Wilson Center Mourns the Passing of Former Board Chairman Joseph Flom

Feb 24, 2011
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars mourns the death of Joseph H. Flom, 87, who served as the Center's Board of Trustees chairman from 1994 to 2000.

NKIDP Senior Advisor Mitchell Lerner delivers talk on North Korea's military adventurism in the late 1960s

Feb 24, 2011
NKIDP senior advisor and associate professor of history at The Ohio State University delivered a talk entitled "Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss: The United States and North Korea in the 1960's (and Beyond?)" at Brigham Young University's David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies on North Korea's military adventurism in the late 1960s.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation's Radio National Interviews CEF Director Jennifer Turner

Feb 23, 2011
Jennifer Turner was interviewed on Radio National to discuss some of the environmental challenges facing China as it seeks to double the size of its economy over the next decade or so.

Wilson Center Awards Australian Scholarship to Chris Barrett

Feb 22, 2011
WASHINGTON--The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars today announced the appointment of Chris Barrett as a Wilson Center Australian Scholar. Barrett will spend four months in residence at the Wilson Center, beginning in January 2011, working on a research project examining the origins, design, and implementation of the Australian government's fiscal stimulus packages in response to the global financial crisis of 2008-09.

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.