IWP Chancellor’s Council gathers for virtual meeting

On Wednesday, October 21, members of the IWP Chancellor’s Council gathered for a virtual meeting. Traditionally, Chancellor’s Council members gather annually at IWP’s campus in Washington, D.C. to hear presentations on national security and international affairs topics from students, alumni, and faculty. This meeting is typically followed by a reception and dinner. Due to the…

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Jacqueline T. Wieland joins the Board of Trustees

The Institute of World Politics is pleased to announce that Jacqueline T. Wieland (Jackie), has joined the Board of Trustees. Longtime IWP trustee Amb. Aldona Wos commented: “Jackie has over 35 years of experience in the finance sector balanced with extensive nonprofit and foundation work. Her father, a career Army Colonel who subsequently worked with…

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In Memoriam: Prof. Roger Fontaine

The Institute of World Politics mourns the loss of longtime Professor Roger Fontaine. Prof. Fontaine was one of the foremost authorities on Latin American affairs and U.S. relations with Latin America in the United States. He was one of a truly rare breed of national security-minded experts who never indulged in either the willful blindness…

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Matt Daniels with the MLK Advisory Council of Georgia

Teaching the non-violent social justice principles of Dr. King to a digital generation: Dr. Matthew Daniels launches new K-12 curriculum

Pictured above: The launch of Dr. Daniels’ MLK education initiative was announced in conjunction with the 50th anniversary commemoration ceremony of the MLK Advisory Council of Georgia at Stone Mountain. Dr. Matthew Daniels, IWP professor and Chair of Law and Human Rights, and Anthony Jones, M.Ed., Howard University Associate Provost/Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management,…

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Bust of Alexander Hamilton by created by Karen Laub-Novak

Bust of Alexander Hamilton donated by Mary Ann Novak

Mary Ann Novak recently donated a bust of Alexander Hamilton, the first Secretary of the Treasury, to The Institute of World Politics. This bust was created by Karen Laub-Novak, an established, well-known, and widely recognized artist and the wife of Michael Novak. Mr. Novak was an influential author, philosopher, theologian, and analyst of society and…

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