On September 21st, UVA hosted the 5th annual Shadwell Speaker Series, presented by the Jefferson Scholars Foundation and the Shadwell Society. This year’s featured speaker was foreign policy expert Anne-Marie Slaughter.
Sep. 25, 2018
This October, the University of Virginia’s Social Entrepreneurship program, an initiative of the Frank Batten School of Public Policy and Leadership, will come together with the office of Governor Ralph Northam and the Virginia Impact Investing Forum, to host the Virginia Impact Summit.
Sep. 19, 2018
Coinciding with Constitution Day, the Batten School’s weekly Batten Hour speaker series tackled the timely topic of community policing and how it can bridge the disconnect between Constitutional rights and the government’s use of force —in this case, police force.
Sep. 18, 2018
Strengthening bilateral cooperation in the fields of leadership and public policy between Japan and the United States.
Sep. 14, 2018
"The fact that people are running out to purchase emergency supplies like batteries and flashlights after landfall–despite being told to stay off roads—is strongly suggestive of people being underprepared. They are going out and buying emergency supplies because they need them. This suggests they didn’t prepare enough."
Sep. 13, 2018
Professor Gabrielle Adams will lead a course for students and professionals seeking to navigate and resolve conflict
Sep. 13, 2018
Ben Castleman has been promoting text-messaging strategies to encourage first-generation students to enroll in college. Now he's helping these students complete their degrees. (photo by Sanjay Suchak, University Communications)
Sep. 11, 2018
When it comes to social psychology, Professor Gabrielle Adams’s knowledge and experience belie her age. Honored as one of the Poets & Quants’ 40 Best Business Professors Under 40, the young Adams is something of a force.
Sep. 11, 2018
Read the full text of Dean Allan Stam's Fall 2018 State of the School Address.
Sep. 10, 2018
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.
Sep. 6, 2018
Batten kicks off the fall semester—a day shy of class—by giving back to the community with Batten Builds.
Aug. 31, 2018