Former CIA Director Hayden addresses IWP Class of 2009

“It’s a real honor for me to be here among you – not just to be here to recognize your achievements, but it’s an honor to me that you have asked me to be included in such company, to be included in your company.  By going through this program, by earning and accepting this degree,…

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Prof. Goble comments on South Ossetian leader in Russian daily

"South Ossetia and its leadership appear set to cause Moscow more headaches in the future."  That's one of the conclusions reached by IWP Adjunct Professor Paul Goble in a recent piece on the South Ossetian leader Eduard Kokoity, written for the 21 May 2009 edition of the Russian English-language daily, Moscow Times.  Professor Goble is…

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Mohsen Sazegara speaks in IWP course

The well-known Iranian journalist, activist, and sometime politician Mohsen Sazegara delivered a lecture in Professor Joshua Muravchik’s course, Ideas and Values in International Politics, on Tuesday, April 21, 2009.

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Institute sets new fall MA application record

The ultimate number of new students enrolling in courses in the fall won't be known for a few months, but the number of applicants for the Master of Arts program at The Institute of World Politics is the highest in the history of the school.

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Former Mexican president Fox interviewed by IWP alumnus Duggan

Joesph P. Duggan earned an M.A. in Statecraft and World Politics from The Institute of World Politics in 2007.  Mr. Duggan is a frequent contributor of opinion pieces to The American Spectator in addition to Principal of the firm of Consultores Duggan y Landa.  Formerly, he was an official of the US Agency for International Development and…

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Dr. Lenczowski featured on CQ Politics blog

A recent job posting by a government contractor for an instructor position at the Joint Counterintelligence Training Academy stated "no education required." When Dr. John Lenczowski, Founder and President of The Institute of World Politics, saw the posting, he wrote and circulated a critique of professional intelligence education and training. His email was the subject of a recent post on…

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Prof. Muravchik in roundtable discussion on Iran

IWP Adjunct Professor Joshua Muravchik recently participated in a roundtable discussion on the political future of Iran and options for curbing its nuclear ambitions.  The discussion was sponsored jointly by UVA's Miller Center of Public Affairs and MacNeil/Lehrer Productions. 

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