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.

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Inaugural Kathryn and Shelby Cullom Davis Awards Dinner Benefiting Kennan Institute to Honor Cloherty and Vekselberg

Sep 17, 2007
Patricia M. Cloherty will receive the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship and Viktor F. Vekselberg will receive the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service at Kennan Institute's annual dinner on October 18, 2007.

Discovering Russia: Cherdyn Released by Tri Kvadrata Publishers

Sep 15, 2007
Cherdyn: Architectural Heritage in Photographs has recently been published by the "Tri Kvadrata" publishers in Moscow with the support of the Kennan Institute.

Guide to River Flow Management Published in Chinese

Sep 10, 2007
SEPTEMBER 2007 - IUCN The World Conservation Union publishes "Flow - the Essentials of Environmental Flows"

Environmental Health Project Research Brief Translated into Chinese

Sep 07, 2007
SEPTEMBER 2007 - "Aquaculture and Environmental Health" is now available on the web in simplified Chinese

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.