Wilson Center News

Next Deadline for George F. Kennan Fellowship Competition Approaching

Sep 01, 2015
The Kennan Institute seeks fellowship applicants from diverse, policy-oriented sectors such as media, business, local government, law, civil society, and academia to examine important political, social, economic, cultural, and historical issues in Russia, Ukraine, and the region.

Latest News from the Wilson Center

The Wilson Center and Jane Harman Welcome The Council of Women World Leaders

Sep 19, 2011
“The Council of 46 women world leaders is doing some of the most important work to close gender gaps globally and ensure that every woman’s talent and potential is maximized,” said Director, President, and CEO Jane Harman. “The Wilson Center is the ideal place to host the Council and is committed to help it continue to grow and thrive.”

World Readies for Palestine Statehood Bid

Sep 18, 2011
With Palestine’s bid for statehood still under consideration by the UN General Assembly, Public Policy Scholar Aaron David Miller discusses the hard road ahead of a possible vote, its implications for Israel, and the United States' position on a UN-recognized Palestinian state.

Obama's jobs strategy should be a North American one

Sep 16, 2011
Opinion editorial from Robert A. Pastor in the Los Angeles Times

U.S.-Mexico Security Cooperation Portal

Sep 15, 2011
Information on the U.S.-Mexico security cooperation, including reports, policy briefs, key headlines and analysis.

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.