Batten professor Christopher Ruhm’s research is referenced in a recent Wall Street Journal article.
Oct. 26, 2015
MPP student Zachary Blackburn and his team of fellow graduate students' proposal won the 2015 Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration (NASPAA) Student Simulation Competition.
Oct. 26, 2015
Volden has gained widespread attention for his research in the political science field, specifically regarding federalism and legislative effectiveness, and these awards are evidence of his accomplishments and deserved recognition.
Oct. 26, 2015
How can we better prepare our leaders? Americans need to re-imagine our approach.
Oct. 25, 2015
U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Roberta Jacobson spoke at the Batten School on in October on “The Challenges of Policy Change: US-Cuba Relations as a Case Study.”
Oct. 20, 2015
In October, Congressman Bobby Scott (D-VA), discussed critical issues in Congress, including reforming our nation’s criminal justice system, improving access to a quality higher education and updating the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
Oct. 15, 2015
Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Maurice Jones spoke at the Batten School in October 2015.
Oct. 14, 2015
By combining empathy and action, we can better confront public policy issues.
Oct. 8, 2015
MPP Student James Cathro
Batten has given me the analytical tools to test and prove facts that were previously only hunches—and disprove many more.
Oct. 8, 2015
Jasmine Burton
I am extremely interested in poverty in relation to demographics, and specifically in areas where black Americans have migrated in order to start and build families that have been torn down by police.
Oct. 8, 2015
“We asked, ‘How do people perceive electronic signatures, how do people feel when they sign electronic signatures, and how would that impact their subsequent behaviors?’”
Oct. 8, 2015