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Guada Pinto

In honor of Latinx Heritage Month, the Admissions team sat down with second-year Accelerated MPP and Batten Latinx Network (BLN) President Guada Pinto to discuss her student experience and the role of BLN within the Batten School.

Transitioning to the Batten Classroom

Continue following first year post-graduate MPP candidate Ellie Murphy as she finishes her first month of coursework at Batten. Read on to learn more about her transition to graduate coursework, her daily schedule, and her favorite study spots!

Moving to Charlottesville: Batten Edition

Follow first year post-graduate MPP candidate Ellie Murphy as she moves to Charlottesville. Keep reading to hear more about her moving experience, undergraduate to graduate transition, and her favorite Charlottesville spots!

Students smiling in a group

Wondering what Batten is like outside of class? Hear from second-year MPP student Ethan Betterton about the non-academic challenges he faced in his first year, and how the Batten community stepped up to help him.

Students laughing at graduation, with text "Our Favorite Batten Memories"

As we count down the days to the fall semester, we asked some of our students what their favorite Batten memory has been.

Blue ring background with text "My Favorite Undergraduate Batten Class"

Considering taking a Batten course before applying? Hear from some of our current students on which classes stand out as their favorites!

Blue ring background with title "My Favorite Graduate Batten Class"

Wondering what the MPP curriculum is like? Hear from some of our current students on which classes stand out as their favorites!

The Batten Community in 10 words or less

While our students can rave about why they love Batten, the admissions team thought we would pose them a different challenge: how would you describe the Batten community in ten words or less. We’ve included some of our favorite responses in this latest post!

Why Batten?

Everyone has a different reason for seeking out a career in public policy! Hear from some of our undergraduate and graduate students on why they chose the Batten School.

Professor teaching class

At the Batten School, our faculty are best in class scholars and real-world practitioners. Read what some of our BA students have to say about their favorite professors during their time at the school!