Wilson Center News

Next Deadline for George F. Kennan Fellowship Competition Approaching

Sep 01, 2015
The Kennan Institute seeks fellowship applicants from diverse, policy-oriented sectors such as media, business, local government, law, civil society, and academia to examine important political, social, economic, cultural, and historical issues in Russia, Ukraine, and the region.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

The Leadership Project Completes Its Final Workshop on Building Collaborative Capacity Amongst Liberian Leaders

Feb 09, 2011
From January 20-22, 2011, The Wilson Center held its final workshop at Thinkers Village in Paynesville, Liberia.The focus of this workshop was to review the tools and skill-sets provided to the participants... and explore ways in which that network can continue to reinforce itself and expand its impact.

Rep. Jane Harman to Announce Acceptance of Appointment as Director, President, and CEO of The Wilson Center

Feb 08, 2011
Representative Jane Harman, the newly appointed incoming director, president, and CEO of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars will announce her acceptance at a press conference today at 11:15, at the Wilson Center. The announcement was made this morning by Ambassador Joseph B. Gildenhorn, Chairman of the Board.

Representative Jane Harman (D-Calif.) to Lead the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Feb 08, 2011
The Wilson Center appointed The Honorable Jane Harman (D-Calif.) as its new president, CEO, and director. "I am passionate about public policy," said Harman at a February 8 press conference at the Center. Leading this institution "is a challenge I could not resist."

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.