Cynthia J. Arnson is director of the Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Robert S. Litwak is Vice President for Programs and Director of International Security Studies at the Wilson Center.

In 1968 Congress established the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars as the nation's official memorial to its 28th President. Since then the Center has worked to bring policymakers and scholars together in pursuit of better public policy. This week on dialogue host John Milewski speaks with Robert Litwak and Cynthia Arnson to learn more about the Center's mission and work. They are joined in the studio by high school students who have traveled to Washington from Alaska, California, Georgia, Texas, and Utah to participate in the Close Up Foundation's government studies program. Scheduled to be broadcast starting Wednesday, December 2, 2009 on MHz Worldview channel.