Wilson Center News

Washington History Seminar Fall 2014 Lineup

Aug 20, 2014
The Washington History Seminar, sponsored jointly by the National History Center of the American Historical Association and the Wilson Center, announces its Fall 2014 schedule.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

Confronting Vietnam: Soviet Policy Toward the Indochina Conflict, 1954-63

Apr 28, 2004
On Wednesday, April 28, at 3:30 pm, author Ilya Gaiduk will discuss his new book which argues that the USSR attributed no geostrategic importance to Indochina and did not want the crisis there to disrupt détente. The panel discussion will also feature historians Kathryn Weathersby and James G. Hershberg. This event is open to the public.

Turkish Cypriot Politicians Want Island Kept Out of European Union

Apr 28, 2004
International Herald Tribune (Middle East/N.Africa edition), Daily Star (Lebanon)

Can Something Come of Nothing?

Apr 28, 2004
Book Review, The New York Sun

U.S. Military Strategy During Uncertainty

Apr 28, 2004
The end of the Cold War ushered the United States into a period of far greater uncertainty. In her research at the Wilson Center, Fellow Emily Goldman is exploring what the United States' military strategy should look like when "threats are low, when the security environment is uncertain, and when the imperatives of the international system are far more indeterminate."

Cyprus Vote Rejection Will Leave Greek Cypriots With Short Stick

Apr 26, 2004
International Herald Tribune (Middle East/N.Africa edition), Daily Star (Lebanon)

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.