Calendar

Upcoming Batten School events:

  • Jan. 28 - Batten Hour: U.Va. Baseball Coach Brian O'Connor, 12 p.m., Garrett Hall
  • Feb. 11 - Ambassador John Negroponte, 12 p.m., Garrett Hall
  • Feb. 20 - The War on Poverty: New Policy Perspectives, a conference co-sponsored by AEI and Batten Council, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Garrett Hall
  • March 20 - MPP Admitted Students Weekend
  • April 3 - Building Public Servants, featuring Mike Feinberg

Faculty Research Series:

  • Feb. 6 - Michael Herron from Dartmouth College, 10 a.m., Garrett Commons
  • Feb. 20 - "The Violation and Repair of Trust," Peter Kim from University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business, 10 a.m., Garrett Commons
  • March 6 - "The Effects of Targeted Recruitment and Comprehensive Supports for Low-Income High Achievers at Elite Universities," Scott Imberman from Michigan State University, 10 a.m., Garrett Commons
  • March 20 - "The Politics of Pensions," Sarah Anzia from Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley, 10 a.m., Garrett Commons
  • April 3 - “School Finance Reform and the Distribution of Student Achievement," Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach from Northwestern University, 10 a.m., Garrett Commons

Other events of interest:

  • Jan. 23 - "Immigration Crisis and Reform," Adam Goodman, 12:30 p.m., Miller Center
  • Feb. 2 - "Pell Grants as Performance- Based Aid?," Judith Scott-Clayton from Columbia University, 12:30 p.m., Bavaro Hall
  • March 26 - "Inequality at Home: The Role of Parenting in the Diverging Destinies of Rich and Poor Children,” Ariel Kalil from Harris School, University of Chicago, 12:30 p.m., Bavaro Hall
  • April 6 - "Keeping College Options Open," Philip Oreopoulos from University of Toronto, 12:30 p.m., Bavaro Hall