As part of an ongoing series, UVA Law professor Anne Coughlin and Batten School professor Brian N. Williams will co-moderate a panel discussion that draws upon subject matter experts to discuss a range of police topics, including the history of the profession, its culture, standards and training, accountability mechanisms and future efforts to reform.


Join us for a presentation by two members of Culture of Respect Educators (CORE). CORE is a student group at UVA working to prevent sexual violence and promote healthy relationships and sexual respect through peer education. They will be covering topics like consent, healthy relationships, and bystander intervention.


Please join us for Batten Hour, featuring Aneesh Chopra, co-founder and executive vice president of Hunch Analytics, a technology firm focused on improving the productivity of public and regulated sectors of the economy through data analytics. Stay tuned for additional details.


As part of an ongoing series, Cortney Hawkins, the University Police Department’s diversity officer, and Marrissa Jones, the Batten School’s social equity advisor, will co-moderate a panel discussion with community organizers, activists and scholars with expertise in organizing advocacy efforts, collective healing and trust building in response to instances of racial injustice.


Learn more about our undergraduate programs in this session dedicated to the Bachelor of Arts and Minor programs in public policy and leadership. Take a dive into the curriculum and hear from current students on their experiences in the program!

Students studying

All alumni, parents, and friends are invited to join us for a discussion on pathways to decarbonizing Virginia and the global economy. The panel of experts, all with strong ties to UVA and its mission of informed public service, will discuss the surge in enthusiasm for rapid decarbonization on Grounds, in the private sector, and among NGOs. The conversation will focus on the central importance of innovation, entrepreneurship, and a commitment to public service, all hallmarks of Hoos everywhere.

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