Wilson Center News

A Preview: Japanese Prime Minister Abe’s Visit to the U.S.

Apr 17, 2015
When Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the US, he will be the first Japanese head of state to address Congress in 54 years. We spoke with Shihoko Goto to learn more about plans and expectations for the Prime Minister’s visit.

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After Months of Uncertainty and Imprisonment, Dr. Haleh Esfandiari Returns Home

Sep 18, 2007
Dr. Haleh Esfandiari, director of the Woodrow Wilson Center's Middle East Program, arrived safely in the United States on Thursday, September 6th. Dr. Esfandiari announced that she was happy and excited to be home with her family. Read the transcript from the September 10th press conference with Dr. Haleh Esfandiari.

CEF Soon to Post Story on Circle of Blue Website on Desertification in China

Sep 17, 2007
SEPTEMBER 2007 - Video Preview of "Driving into the Ocean of Sand Story" Now Available

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"

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.