Wilson Center News

Will US sanctions offer Venezuela's Maduro a helping hand?

Aug 31, 2014
Program Director Cynthia J. Arnson is quoted in this article about the US imposed visa bans on 20 Venezuelan officials, citing alleged human rights abuses. The timing of the sanctions could strengthen Maduro's anti-US credentials.

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Ma Jun, Long-term Participant in CEF Projects, Launches China's First Public Database of Nationwide Water Pollution

Oct 11, 2006
OCTOBER 2006--A tool for increasing transparency on water pollution, Ma Jun's new database is revealed

The University of Maryland Dedicates New Joseph and Alma Gildenhorn Institute for Israel Studies

Oct 11, 2006
A generous gift from Wilson Center Chairman Joseph Gildenhorn and his wife Alma has enabled the creation of the Gildenhorn Institute and the expansion of Middle East programming at the University of Maryland.

President Bush Reappoints Joseph B. Gildenhorn Chairman of Wilson Center

Oct 10, 2006
Wilson Center President and Director Lee Hamilton announces the reappointment of the Honorable Joseph B. Gildenhorn to another six-year term as chairman of its Board of Trustees

New Poll Shows Warming of Canada-U.S. Relationship

Oct 05, 2006
Ipsos-Reid releases a poll on Canada-U.S. relations commissioned by The Canada Institute, and the Canada Institute on North American Issues

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.