Past Events

Varun Gauri
Oct. 12, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
The World Bank's Varun Gauri is head of the Global Insights Initiative (GINI) and Senior Economist, Development Research Group.
Oct. 5, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
Sep. 28, 2016, 6:00 p.m.
The UVA Batten School hosts a non-partisan debate between former Albemarle County Board of Supervisors Chair Jane Dittmar and Virginia State Senator Tom Garrett.
Vice Admiral Ted Carter
Sep. 28, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
Join us for a special talk on leadership lessons with Vice Admiral Walter E. “Ted” Carter.
Sep. 21, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
The Virginia Policy Review welcomes Mayor Mike Signer and Vice Mayor Wes Bellamy of Charlottesville for a talk: “The History that Fuels Local Government Action.”
Constitution and U.S. Flag
Sep. 16, 2016, 12:00 p.m.
The University of Virginia community is invited to join us for Constitution Day on Friday, September 16. The special guest speaker will be William H. Webster, the current Chairman of the U.S. Homeland Security Advisory Council.
Ulrich Mans
Sep. 15, 2016, 12:15 p.m.
The Batten Global Policy Center present Dr. Ulrich Mans, from the Centre for Innovation at Leiden University.
Photo of Garrett Hall
Sep. 14, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
The Batten School community is invited to a strategic planning discovery session.
Sep. 9, 2016, 9:00 a.m.
Sponsored by Batten Undergraduate Council, all Batten undergraduate students will engage in a day-long retreat with facilitators and a keynote speaker. Steven Olikara, a political entrepreneur, public servant and founding President of the Millennial Action Project, will speak to students about how they can take on leadership roles earlier in their careers to make a difference.
Sep. 7, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
The Batten Global Policy Center welcomes Patrick Regan, Professor of Political Science and Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies.
Aug. 31, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
The Batten Global Policy Center hosts a student panel about recent experiences with international internships and study abroad. Professor Jeanine Braithwaite will also discuss her latest research in development policy. Lunch will be provided.
Garrett Hall
Aug. 24, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
All Batten students, faculty and staff are invited to join Dean Allan C. Stam for the "State of the School" address. Dean Stam will look back at the School's recent accomplishments and discuss new initiatives for the coming year.