: Explore Today's Issues
Academic Seminars are Intense, Interactive & In-depth An academic seminar at The Washington Center is experiential learning at its finest. Gather with other students to explore, debate, and study every angle of the important topics the world is talking about. You’ll get an in-depth education from site visits and tours, panel interviews, group discussions, lectures from distinguished speakers and sometimes fieldwork in a specific field. Explore this section to learn more and to get all the details about Academic Seminars.
Important IssuesAcademic Seminars explore the most important issues of the day, from government’s interaction with the media, to the political process, to peace in the Middle East and other important international issues. Each seminar lasts from several days to a few weeks in length and is highly focused on the topic at hand. It’s a unique opportunity to clarify and sharpen your point of view on the nation, and the world. Learn more.
Special AccessYou’ll interact with the nation’s leading minds. You’ll get an insider’s access to Washington institutions. You could even play a role in the national presidential conventions. Let TWC open doors you never imagined were available.