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The Batten School is proud to welcome the incoming MPP Class of 2019!
July 27, 2017
"...When you hide criminal record information from employers, it might make them more likely to statistically discriminate based on race." — Jennifer Doleac
July 26, 2017
“How can we draft contracts that are more effective in fueling employees’ motivation and engagement?”
July 17, 2017
“The numbers are extraordinary and unfortunately it’s still getting worse,” said Richard J. Bonnie, chairman of the panel and director of the University of Virginia School of Law’s Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy.
July 17, 2017
Jennifer Doleac comments on a new study that says changing the monthly distribution schedule of food stamps reduces grocery store theft.
July 14, 2017
Virginia is launching a new “trade-ready” cap on electricity sector emissions; William Shobe explains.
July 13, 2017
“People need to really listen and ask, ‘What is this person concerned about?…What are points in common?’” — Gerald Warburg
July 12, 2017
"For almost 70 years now, we’ve relied on nuclear deterrence to protect ourselves and our allies. This is no time to give up on that strategy."
July 11, 2017
Oghenakpobo Efekoro starts his Batten career this fall with a long history of accomplishments, including national and international track and field achievements and national chess championships.
July 6, 2017
Lena Lewis and Randall Lutter challenge the FDA to use the same approach for genetically altered animals that it applies to plants. (Photo courtesy of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI)
June 29, 2017
Batten's Malcolm Brogdon earned the 2017 NBA Rookie of the Year Award Monday night.
June 27, 2017
Alight Fund co-founders Christine Mahoney, center, and John Kluge, left, walk with an interpreter while visiting a Syrian refugee camp in Iraqi Kurdistan. (Photo courtesy of the Alight Fund)
June 23, 2017

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