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IWP welcomes new Senior VP of Institutional Advancement and Director of Accounting

IWP is very pleased to welcome two new staff members: Ariane Sweeney is our new Senior Vice President of Institutional Advancement, and Emma Chen is our new Director of Accounting. Ariane Sweeney comes to IWP after working with Citizens Against Government Waste for many years, most recently as Vice President, Membership and Development. In this…

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Dr. Sara Vakhshouri participates in African Energy Week

On November 10th, founder and president of SVB Energy International and IWP professor Dr. Sara Vakhshouri participated in African Energy Week in Cape Town, South Africa. During this conference, Dr. Vakhshouri acted as a moderator for the panel titled “The Geopolitics of Energy in Africa,” where there were discussions regarding strategies to improve energy security…

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Supporters establish two new Great Statesman Scholarships at IWP

Two new Great Statesman Scholarships have been established at IWP: Susanna and Philip Rice have established the Margaret Thatcher Scholarship, and Patty Sue Mozart has established the President Ronald Reagan Scholarship. The Great Statesman Scholarship program allows donors to name a scholarship for the statesman of their choice in consultation with IWP leadership, all while…

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Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz mentioned in article on Intermarium concept

Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz, Kosciuszko Chair in Polish Studies at The Institute of World Politics, was recently referenced in an article in East/West: Journal of Ukrainian Studies. The article, titled “The Intermarium in Ukrainian and Polish Foreign Policy Discourse,” was written by Oleksii Polegkyi and discusses the Intermarium concept in the context of Polish-Ukrainian security…

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Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz speaks at Janusz Kurtyka Foundation event

On November 8th, 2021, Dr. Marek Jan Chodakiewicz of The Institute of World Politics spoke at an event hosted by the Janusz Kurtyka Foundation titled “International aspects of the First World War and the battle for Lwów/L’viv, 1918.” The event included presentations by Professor Andrzej Chwalba and Dr. Damian K. Markowski, both of whom won…

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IWP President Hon. James Anderson discusses tensions between China and Taiwan

Dr. James Anderson appeared on Fox News to discuss the recent Chinese developments of replica U.S. warships. He spoke on why China may be making these replicas, as well as China’s possible intentions. He stated that he does “not believe there is an imminent threat of an amphibious invasion of Taiwan,” but the replicas display…

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