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Now Accepting Intern Applications for Spring 2015 Semester

Oct 23, 2014
The Mexico Institute seeks two intern candidates for the Spring of 2015. Applications should be received no later than Friday, November 14, 2014. Please review full guidelines for application instructions. This is a paid internship.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

CEF Director Featured on E&ETV

Jul 08, 2008
JULY 2008 - Dr. Jennifer Turner appears on OnPoint to discuss the importance of water pollution and supply issues in China.

Scholar Looks at Russia's Health Care Woes

Jul 02, 2008
Wilson Center Senior Scholar Alexandra Vacroux is writing a book about flaws in Russia's health care system and what failed reforms in this sector reveal about the Russian state.

China's Earthquake and Natural Disasters: Meeting the Needs

Jul 02, 2008
China's Sichuan Province incurred many casualties following the massive earthquake in June. The disaster also shed light on environmental and infrastructure problems in China. Several recent meetings were held on these issues, one on public health flaws after natural disasters and the other on China's cement industry.

China's Earthquake: Firsthand Observations from a Wilson Center Director

Jul 02, 2008
The Wilson Center's Rob Litwak and his wife Liz were visiting the Panda Reserve Center just a few miles from the epicenter of the June earthquake in China. Read his observations and how he found his way to safety.

New Rapid Test for Drug-Resistant TB Made Available in Developing Countries

Jul 01, 2008
July 2008 – Coalition of health organizations introduces initiative to distribute new multi-drug-resistant TB tests.

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.