Press Releases

Friday, June 27, 2014

Today, the George W. Bush Institute at the Bush Center welcomed 18 emerging leaders from Burma as the inaugural Liberty and Leadership Forum class.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Today, the George W. Bush Institute’s Alliance to Reform Education Leadership (AREL) and New Leaders, Inc. released a framework outlining the conditions necessary for leaders to transform schools.

Thursday, May 29, 2014

The George W. Bush Institute at the George W. Bush Presidential Center today announced the selection of eight new schools to participate in the second year of Middle School Matters (MSM) Institute, expanding the program to 16 schools spanning four states – California, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Texas.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The George W. Bush Presidential Center will host a major retrospective of legendary American fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, exploring his significant career from its origins to his most recent runway and red-carpet masterpieces.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

“Laura and I are saddened to learn of the death of Maya Angelou.  She was among the most talented writers of our time.  Her words inspired peace and equality and enriched the culture of our country.  We are grateful for the work she leaves behind, and we wish her the peace she always sought.”

Friday, May 23, 2014

The George W. Bush Presidential Center today opened applications for the fourth Warrior Open, a golf tournament featuring members of the U.S. Armed Forces who served their country honorably and have been severely wounded since September 11, 2001.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

“This weekend our beloved dog, Miss Beazley, was put to rest after a battle with lymphoma.  She was a source of joy during our time in Washington and in Dallas.  She was a close companion to her blood relative, Barney.  And even though he received all the attention, Beazley never held a grudge a

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

“Americans who lived through September 11, 2001, will never forget the horror or the heroism we witnessed that morning.  The 9/11 Memorial Museum in New York City will preserve the memory of that day for future generations.  It will honor the sacrifice of those who lost their lives and the brave

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Media credentialing is open for the Bush Institute's May 19th conference entitled Monetary Policy and the Economy: A Conference Examining Central Banking’s Impact on Prosperity. The conference will feature a moderated discussion with former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke. In addition, panels with the leading voices in monetary policy, including Federal Reserve Bank Presidents Richard Fisher and John Williams, will examine how America’s monetary authority can be more effective, the role that the Federal Reserve has on the Texas economy specifically, and how we can outline a path forward for stronger economic growth.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

From May 1-3, President George W. Bush will host the fourth annual Warrior 100K (W100K), a 100-kilometer mountain bike ride for United States military personnel seriously wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan. This year’s ride will take place at President and Mrs.

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