CWIHP Director Christian Ostermann Briefs UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan

Dec 02, 2002
12/02/02--Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations, spoke briefly with staff and scholars at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars on December 2.

Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research for Graduate Students

Dec 01, 2002
11/29/02--CWIHP announces a call for applications from graduate students interested in participating in a Summer Institute on Conducting Archival Research (June 4-5, 2003), hosted and sponsored by the George Washington University Cold War Group in cooperation with CWIHP and the National Security Archive.Applications are due February 3, 2003.

The GDR in German Archives

Nov 18, 2002
The German Historical Institute in Washington D.C. has just published itsnew up to date reference guide 'The GDR in German Archives'. Featuringcentral, state, church and specialized archives as well as information onmajor research institutions and libraries, this publication provides ahelpful first orientation and overview on sources pertaining to the historyof the Soviet Zone of Occupation and the German Democratic Republic.

New Cold War History Research Groups

Nov 14, 2002
11/18/02--The Cold War International History Project (CWIHP) welcomes two new research groups to the international Cold War network.