Jennifer L. Doleac analyzes three studies showing that lead exposure is linked to criminal behavior.
June 13, 2017
Former FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to testify before the Senate. (Photo by Brookings Institution via Creative Commons)
June 9, 2017
Spencer Godine and three other UVa students will work in orphanages in three African countries this summer. (Photo by Batten School)
June 7, 2017
University of Virginia economist William Shobe answers questions regarding President Trump's intention to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement.
June 5, 2017
A recently published case study for the University of Virginia’s Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy examines the Foundation as a model for innovation and social entrepreneurship.
May 26, 2017
The Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy celebrated the achievements of its ninth class of graduates, part of the 188th Final Exercises of the University of Virginia the weekend of May 19 through 21.
May 25, 2017
Two Batten School students, Samantha Merritt and Hayley Anderson, were recently awarded the prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Award.
May 5, 2017
Last month, the Batten School celebrated its 10 Year Anniversary. Students, faculty, alumni, and staff returned to Garrett Hall to reflect upon the last ten years and start planning for the future.
May 4, 2017
Batten students and Piedmont CASA volunteers participated in a poverty simulation over the weekend to experience the connection between poverty and stress.
May 1, 2017
Congratulations to Assistant Professor Eileen Chou and Professor James Wyckoff for winning UVA's prestigious Teaching Awards.
May 1, 2017
Students in Professor Gerry Warburg’s class listen and prepare to ask questions as the visiting congressmen discuss public policy issues (Photo by Sanjay Suchak, University Communications)
April 26, 2017
The Batten School’s first policy clinic director, Brooke Lehmann, MSW, Esq and three postgraduate clinic students educated Members of Congress about how vulnerable populations of children and youth use Medicaid on the seventh anniversary of the Affordable Care Act becoming law.
April 20, 2017