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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Wilson Center President Urges Senate to Approve Law of the Sea Convention

Aug 31, 2007
AUGUST 2007—Hamilton Highlights Numerous Benefits of Ratification

World Water Week Draws Water Experts From Around the Globe

Aug 29, 2007
AUGUST 2007—Stockholm Conference Attendees Dive Into Governance Challenges, Integrated Ecosystem Services, Effects of Climate Change

Joining the Law of the Sea

Aug 23, 2007
Next month the Senate is going to vote on whether America will join the Law of the Sea Convention. Former Congressman Lee Hamilton makes the case for ratification.

Wilson Center Meeting on Taiwan's Environment Appears in the Taipei Times

Aug 21, 2007
AUGUST 2007 - The Taipei Times notes Taiwan's EPA Minister Dang's talk at the Woodrow Wilson Center

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.