August 14, 2019
For many, summer is a season of temporarily disconnecting from the normal routine in order to recharge and refresh for the challenges that loom ahead.
August 13, 2019
“Our finish line was the Playas de Tijuana where the border wall extends into the Pacific Ocean,” Sergio Chapa said. “The contrast was stark. On the American side, they’ve added razor wire and a second fence to discourage illegal immigration.
August 08, 2019
Schar School of Policy and Government Associate Professor Guadalupe Correa-Cabrera is undertaking a remarkable journey this month: She, along with journalist Sergio Chapa of the Houston Chronicle, is driving the entire length of the U.S.-Mexico border.
August 01, 2019
If you are going to tour the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., you may as well have a tour guide who used to work there.
July 30, 2019
Either way, the debates are the first real step in narrowing the field. Gaffes may occur. Memes may be born. Each candidate will try to steal the spotlight with a joke or heartfelt anecdote — anything to signal to voters that they’re “relatable.”
July 29, 2019
Transnational criminal organizations, corrupt regimes, terrorist groups, and other “threat networks” support a yearly multi-trillion-dollar industry in illicit trade around the world.
July 25, 2019
About 175 leaders from nonprofit organizations, businesses, and government agencies attended the Annual Community Meeting and United Way National Capital Area Partner Summit, held July 24 at Van Metre Hall on George Mason University’s Arlington Campus.
July 24, 2019
The Institute Aims to Become a Global Hub for Research and Training to Fight Multi-Trillion Dollar Illegal Economy
July 24, 2019
“Haiti is sick.” The mayor of Ile a Vache— an island off Haiti’s southern coast—broke into English from his Haitian Creole and delivered this blunt truth to the 17 graduate students from George Mason University and Georgetown University.
July 22, 2019
Visiting Research Scholar Marcus Mueller models the Schar School hat at the Alpine lake of Königssee, near the Bavarian town of Berchtesgaden in southeast Germany, not far from the Austrian border.