Wilson Center News


Mexico’s Struggles With Violence: Is There an End in Sight?

Apr 16, 2014
In light of recent desperate measures taken by vigilantes and armed self-defense groups in rural Mexico, a new book, Building Resilient Communities in Mexico: Civic Responses to Crime and Violence, provides timely analysis of constructive responses from Mexican society to fight crime and violence. Here is what the authors had to say.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Former President of Bolivia joins the Woodrow Wilson Center as a Public Policy Scholar

Sep 16, 2002
The Latin American Program is honored to host President Jorge Quiroga during his tenure at the Wilson Center.

New Class of Latin American Fellows Arrives for the 2002 - 2003 Season.

Sep 09, 2002
It is with great pleasure that the Latin American Program welcomes three new Scholars in Residence at the Woodrow Wilson Center.

Kennan Institute Research Workshop Series

Sep 01, 2002
The Kennan Institute is pleased to announce a new series of research workshops on "Contemporary and Historical Perspectives on Conflict in the Former Soviet Union."

Peace at last in Congo---if UN plays a role

Aug 29, 2002
Howard Wolpe, a former congressman and special presidential envoy to Africa, is a public policy scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center in Washington, D.C. This story ran on page A23 of the Boston Globe on 8/29/2002.


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.