Press Releases

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Report part of the Military Service Initiative’s work to empower post-9/11 veterans and families and support them through transition back into civilian life.

Friday, February 13, 2015

The Presidential Leadership Scholars program, a unique leadership development initiative that draws upon the resources of the presidential centers of Lyndon B. Johnson, George H.W. Bush, William J. Clinton, and George W. Bush, today announced the 60 scholars invited to participate in the program’s inaugural class.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Today, Secretary Margaret Spellings, President of the George W. Bush Presidential Center, together with Her Excellency Mrs. Roman Tesfaye, First Lady of Ethiopia, and His Excellency Dr. Keseteberhan Admasu, Federal Minister of Health, officially launched the work of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon in Ethiopia at a ceremony at the Hilton Addis Ababa.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Today, Mrs. Rula Ghani, First Lady of Afghanistan, visited Mrs. Laura Bush at the Bush Center for a day focused on the progress and future of women in Afghanistan. After a private meeting, the women will both attend a meeting of the U.S.- Afghan Women’s Council. Later this evening, Mrs. Bush will accept the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from the American University of Afghanistan.

Monday, February 9, 2015

The George W. Bush Presidential Center today announced its expanded plans to present compelling public programming in 2015, which include two special exhibits and the inaugural line-up for its new ENGAGE at the Bush Center series.

Friday, February 6, 2015

On February 18th, the George W. Bush Institute at the Bush Center will host its second national Summit in support of post-9/11 veterans and military families. Leaders from the public and private sectors will examine how to empower communities, non-profit organizations, business and philanthropy to more effectively serve our transitioning warriors and their families.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

"Laura and I are saddened by the death of a man I admire and with whom I was honored to work. 

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

The Bush Institute at the George W. Bush Presidential Center today released the Mayors’ Report Card on Education, a straightforward collection of comparable data at the district and city level to help mayors better engage in their city’s education landscape.

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

From April 30 – May 2, President George W. Bush will host the fifth-annual Warrior 100K (W100K), a 100-kilometer mountain bike ride for United States military personnel wounded or injured since September 11, 2001.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

The Bush Institute at the George W. Bush Presidential Center today released Light Through the Darkness, a comprehensive call to action for governments, the private sector, and civil society to work together to improve the human condition in North Korea.