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Robert Gaines, Valedictorian of the USMMA Class of 2020, Photo courtesy of USMMA

Former IWP intern honored by Merchant Marine Academy

Robert J. Gaines, a former IWP intern, has been named the valedictorian of the United States Merchant Marine Academy Class of 2020. Robert interned with IWP the summer of 2018 after spending four months aboard the USNS Arctic, a Navy support vessel in the Mediterranean. In addition to being named valedictorian, Robert has been awarded…

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John K. Garvey

John K. Garvey joins the IWP Board of Trustees

IWP is pleased to welcome Mr. John K. Garvey as the newest member of the Board of Trustees. An industry leader with vast experience in the oil and gas and real estate industries, John will be a strong addition to our Board. IWP Vice Chairman Hon. Tidal McCoy comments: “I want to congratulate John Garvey…

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Hasanna Tyus, IWP Registrar, to receive Doctor of Education

Hasanna Tyus, Registrar and Institutional Research Officer at The Institute of World Politics, will receive a Doctor of Education specializing in Higher Education Management from the University of Pittsburgh on August 8. She has successfully defended her dissertation, which was on the topic of “Addressing the Lack of Diversity in Graduate Schools of International Affairs:…

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Courses on the European Union and Intermarium formalized at IWP

Online courses are not limiting IWP’s continued expansion of coursework: two classes on the European Union and the Intermarium region which were previously offered as directed studies are now being offered as official courses, each in two sections. The courses – entitled The European Union and Intermarium: Politics and History of Central and Eastern Europe…

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Dr. Sara Vakhshouri discusses the OPEC+ cut extension on Bloomberg

On June 8th, Dr. Sara Vakhshouri spoke on Bloomberg to discuss the OPEC+ cut extension and U.S. shale production. Dr. Sara Vakhshouri is founder and president of SVB Energy International, a strategic energy consulting firm with offices in Washington, D.C. and Dubai. She is also an Adjunct Professor of Energy Security at The Institute of…

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Anne Bradley

Faculty congratulates the Class of 2020

Above: New students at orientation in Fall 2018 — including many members of the Class of 2020. Although our plans to celebrate the Class of 2020 at our May Commencement ceremony have been derailed due to the pandemic, the IWP faculty has sent congratulations notes to share with the class. Congratulations, Class of 2020!! “Class…

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