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Chris Ruhm was interviewed on-camera by correspondent Judy Woodruff for a PBS Newshour segment, "'Deaths of despair' are Cutting Life Short for Some White Americans," on February 16, 2017.
Feb. 17, 2017
Craig Volden is a professor of public policy and politics and associate dean for academic affairs at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. (Photo by Dan Addison, University Communications)
Feb. 17, 2017
Josh Ogburn (far right) leads a panel discussion during the Pay for Success Conference.
Feb. 14, 2017
Dr. Michael Williams offers insight into the possible changes in healthcare under the new administration and strategies to live a more healthy lifestyle.
Feb. 14, 2017
Join us to celebrate all of the Batten School's accomplishments during our first 10 years.
Feb. 8, 2017
Christine Mahoney is the author of “Failure and Hope: Fighting for the Rights of the Forcibly Displaced” and a professor of Public Policy and Politics at the University of Virginia.
Feb. 6, 2017
With the health care market changing rapidly, Dr. Michael Williams of the UVA Center for Health Policy, and other members of the University Health System, discuss opportunities to reduce costs for hospitals and patients.
Feb. 2, 2017
University of Virginia students on Monday got a special glimpse into the global analysis work conducted by American intelligence agencies.
Jan. 25, 2017
Craig Volden
Craig Volden, a University of Virginia professor of public policy and politics, recently returned from a retreat for new members of Congress, where he advised them on strategies for becoming effective lawmakers.
Jan. 11, 2017
Few institutions and communities in the United States, if any, have ever fully confronted the truths and legacies of colonialism and slavery. These constructs are often visually embedded in public art and spaces, reflecting cultural beliefs, institutionalized policies and practices that devalue African Americans, Native Americans and other people of color.
Jan. 10, 2017
Zach Blackburn
Senegal is a colorful country known for the vibrancy of its music, the delight of its food, and the splash of color in its clothing. Yet, it is also a country suffering from poverty, food insecurity, and a lack of economic growth despite a stable democracy and a functioning government.
Jan. 6, 2017
Dean Stam, Governor McAuliffe and Batten students at Garrett Hall.
Governor Terry McAuliffe and his Cabinet recently met at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy at the University of Virginia.
Jan. 5, 2017

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