Wilson Center News

Analysis of President Obama’s announcement regarding the release of Alan Gross and the future of U.S.-Cuba relations

Dec 31, 2014
The announcement by President Obama of the release of U.S. contractor Alan Gross together with a long-imprisoned intelligence asset is welcome news. Their incarceration, along with the even greater numbers of Cubans who have been jailed in Cuba for trying to exercise their rights to freedom of speech and assembly, has long been a stumbling block in the relationship.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Canada Institute Honored

Jul 09, 2008
The Canada Institute was recently awarded the Canadian Public Relations Society's (CPRS) Bronze Award of Excellence in the category of government relations for their ninth Cross-Border Forum on Energy Issues.

Aspen Design Challenge Invites Students to Design Water's Future

Jul 09, 2008
JULY 2008—Finalists To Present Proposals at Fall 2009 UN Climate Change Conference

CEF's Director Quoted in Time Magazine

Jul 08, 2008
JULY 2008 - Dr. Jennifer Turner quoted in "The Green Connection" on Japanese involvement in China's environment

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.

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.