Past Events

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Oct. 15, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Hear from Batten student Jack DiMatteo (MPP '19) about his work as a fellow with When We All Vote and the importance of electoral participation. Voter registration tables will be on site and audience members will have an opportunity to engage with UVA policy- and government-related student organizations.
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Oct. 14, 2018, 4:00 p.m.
As part of the Batten School and UVA Center for Politics new National Symposium Series on Democracy, join us for "Vote Smart: Facts Matter" with keynote speaker Richard Kimball, an American educator, and founder of the nonprofit voter education organization Project Vote Smart.
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Oct. 8, 2018, 10:00 a.m.
As part of the Batten School and UVA Center for Politics new National Symposium Series on Democracy, join us for "Is Democracy Decline?" with keynote speaker Senator Tim Kaine and panelists Shawna Bader-Blau, Dan Twining, and Ken Wollack. Also, a Jefforsonian Luncheon will be happening afterward from 12:30 -1:30pm.
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Oct. 3, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
As part of the Batten School and UVA Center for Politics new National Symposium Series on Democracy, Assistant Professor of Public Policy, Education, and Economics, Sally Hudson, will moderate “The Economic Factors That Divide America”, with panelists Ken Stern, Greg Fairchild, and Matt Erskine. This event is free and open to the public. Please register through Eventbrite.
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Oct. 3, 2018, 12:00 p.m.
Please join the National Security Policy Center for a conversation between Dean Allan Stam and Professor Huang Ping, Director General of the Institute of European Studies and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, on what the future might hold for the global order and US-China relations.
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Oct. 1, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Katie Watson, Policy Advisor, North America at the Internet Society will discuss internet and technology policy.
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Sep. 28, 2018, 6:00 p.m.
The University of Virginia Center for Effective Lawmaking (CEL), College Republicans at UVA, University Democrats at UVA, and the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy will co-host a nonpartisan debate between the Democratic and Republican candidates vying for Virginia’s 5th Congressional District seat in the November midterm elections.
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Sep. 27, 2018, 6:30 p.m.
As part of the Batten School and UVA Center for Politics new National Symposium Series on Democracy, Professor of Politics and Public Policy and Director of the Global Policy Center David Leblang will moderate "The Mother of Exiles: Immigration Reform" with panelists Maria Cardona, Luis Fortuno, and Mark Krikorian. This event is free and open to the public.
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Sep. 24, 2018, 6:00 p.m.
Please join us for a discussion with Professor Timo Lockocki on German Populism.
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Sep. 24, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Tim Cunningham, DrPH, RN, an assistant professor at the UVA School of Nursing, assistant professor in the UVA Department of Drama, and director of UVA's Compassionate Care Initiative, will discuss the Rohingya Genocide and Providing Care for Rohingya Refugees in Southern Bangladesh.
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Sep. 17, 2018, 11:00 a.m.
Panelists Rachel Harmon, F.D.G. Ribble Professor of Law at the UVA School of Law, Brian Williams, Associate Professor of Public Policy at the Batten School, and former Charlottesville Police Chief Tim Longo will discuss the constitution and community policing.
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Sep. 14, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
The Batten Undergraduate and Graduate Councils will co-host the Batten School’s first-ever volunteer fair.

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