News

Jun 21, 2018
Woodrow Wilson School
WooCast

With the recent rise in anti-Semitic rhetoric and violence in Europe and parts of the United States, the history of anti-Semitism has gained renewed academic interest. To understand this phenomenon, academics often study the late 19th and early 20th centuries in Eastern Europe, where pogroms devastated the Jewish community...

Jun 18, 2018
Woodrow Wilson School
Research Briefs

American adults of low socioeconomic status report increasing mental distress and worsening well-being, according to a new study by Princeton University and Georgetown University.

Between the mid-1990s and early 2010s, self-reports of mental health...

Jun 18, 2018
News & Awards

The following is a compilation of media clips in which WWS faculty members have been mentioned, cited or quoted. This list is updated weekly. If an item is missing, please email ...

Jun 13, 2018
Woodrow Wilson School
WooCast

The entertainment industry is an endless source of fascination among Americans. Movies and films offer keen insights into American society while also exposing its undersides. At the heart of the industry are writers, producers, and directors determining how to put these stories together.

In this episode, Julian Zelizer sits down with...

Jun 11, 2018
News & Awards

The following is a compilation of media clips in which WWS faculty members have been mentioned, cited or quoted. This list is updated weekly. If an item is missing, please email ...

Jun 11, 2018
Features

Following decisive military defeats in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State or ISIS, has lost its so-called caliphate, and its fighters have been driven underground or dispersed. But the victory over ISIS raises the fear that foreigners who flocked to Iraq and Syria to fight for the caliphate will regroup elsewhere or plot terror attacks in other...

Jun 8, 2018
News & Awards

On June 5, 114 seniors who majored in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs graduated as part of Princeton University’s Class of 2018. Among them are members of eight Ivy League Championship teams, class officers, college theater thespians, residential college council members, Pace Center volunteers and Orange Key tour...

Students in front of flags
Jun 7, 2018
Features
Staffan de Mistura, the United Nations (U.N.) Special Envoy for Syria, warned recently about escalating clashes between regional and international powers over the war-torn country. As Syria’s civil war rages, and strong external interests compete for power in the region, the future of the country remains dangerously unclear.
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Jun 7, 2018
Woodrow Wilson School
WooCast

The United States moved its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem last month, raising questions for some about whether the United States can still be a neutral negotiator for peace in the Middle East. The future of the Middle East seems more unstable than ever before. 

Is a two-state solution still possible with Israel and the Palestinians...

Jun 6, 2018
Woodrow Wilson School
News & Awards

The Woodrow Wilson School awarded 100 students with advanced degrees, celebrated this week at a Hooding Ceremony on June 4 and at Commencement on June 5. We congratulate the nine Ph.D. students, 75 Master in Public Affairs (MPA) students (three MPA/J.D. and one MPA/MBA) and 16 Master in Public Policy (MPP) students who graduated this year and...