Past Events

Oct. 21, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
Robert B. Zoellick was the President of the World Bank Group from 2007-12, U.S. Trade Representative from 2001 to 2005, and Deputy Secretary of State from 2005 to 2006. From 1985 to 1993, Zoellick served as Counselor to the Secretary of the Treasury and Under Secretary of State, as well as the White House Deputy Chief of Staff.
Oct. 19, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
Social Entrepreneurship @ UVA welcomes U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development Matt Erskine.
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.