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Enlarging the Euro-Atlantic Space

Feb 05, 2003
In December 2002, the European Union issued inviations to eight East European nations, with full integration expected by May 2004. The East European Studies program has been following the developments and the potential implications for Euro-Atlantic relations and for U.S. foreign policy.

Point of View, by Sabina Auger

Feb 05, 2003
NATO and EU enlargement has occurred without addressing some key institutional, capability, and cultural gap questions that have been hanging over the Euro-Atlantic organizations since the fall of communism.

Cold War International History Project announces Graduate Student History Conference at Temple University

Feb 01, 2003
The James A. Barnes Club, Temple University's graduate-student historyorganization, is pleased to announce the Eighth Annual Barnes ClubConference. The conference will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2002,from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on the Third Floor of Temple University's StudentCenter (formerly the Student Activity Center or SAC) on Main Campus in NorthPhiladelphia. All are welcome to attend.

Kennan Institute to Launch Program Series on Russian Cultural Influences on America

Jan 31, 2003
On February 18, 2003, the Kennan Institute will launch a four-part series of programs on Russian culture titled “Culture/Kultura: Russian Influence on American Performing Arts.” The series will feature performances and/or video presentations in addition to lectures by scholars and experts in the field.

9/11 Commission Convenes, Names Executive Director

Jan 27, 2003
The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States is a bipartisan Commission chaired by Thomas H. Kean, former New Jersey governor, and Lee H. Hamilton, former Indiana congressman, who serves as vice-chair. The Commission convened for the first time this week at the Woodrow Wilson Center and chose Dr. Philip Zelikow as executive director. Zelikow is currently director of the Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia.


The Wilson Quarterly

Four Decades of Classic Essays

WQ Winter 2014 Issue Cover

Essays by Mario Varga Llosa, Andrew J. Bacevich, Jean Bethke Elshtain, and others.


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.