UVA Center for Politics Recruiting Hosts for Caribbean Youth Ambassadors

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) – From Tuesday, Aug. 13 through Saturday, Aug. 24, the University of Virginia Center for Politics will serve as a host organization for the Youth Ambassadors Program for the Caribbean. The program is operated by the Center’s Global Perspectives on Democracy Program in partnership with World Learning and sponsored...

UVA Center for Politics to Host Ireland’s Ambassador at Public Event

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) – On Tuesday, April 2, the University of Virginia Center for Politics will host a public event with His Excellency Daniel Mulhall, Ambassador of Ireland to the United States. In commemoration of Ireland’s 100th anniversary of the country’s Declaration of Independence, Ambassador Mulhall has chosen the topic, “Declaring...

University of Virginia to Host Central European Ambassadors at Public Event

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) – This afternoon, the University of Virginia will host a public event, “Perspectives on the U.S. and Europe,” with the ambassadors of the Visegrad Group, which is made up of four nations in Central Europe (the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia). Ambassadors to the United States who will participate...

Center for Politics panel explores
intersection of religion and politics

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA) – The University of Virginia Center for Politics will explore the connection between religion and politics in the United States at a panel this evening, Wednesday, Feb. 13. The panel will be moderated by Center for Politics Associate Director Ken Stroupe and will feature Melani McAlister, Professor of American...

CNN’s Jim Acosta to Speak at Center for Politics event

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA) – The University of Virginia Center for Politics will host CNN chief White House correspondent Jim Acosta at a public forum on Thursday, Feb. 7. At the event, “The Fourth Estate: Enemy of the People?” Center for Politics Director Larry J. Sabato will interview Acosta about his experiences...

The Economic Factors that Divide America

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA) – On Wednesday, Oct. 3, the University of Virginia Center for Politics and the Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy will host a panel examining the state of the American economy and the political divides that uneven …

Former Secret Service Agent Clint Hill Speaks Wednesday on Grounds

(CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA) – Clint Hill, a former Secret Service Agent and New York Times bestselling author, will speak to University of Virginia students at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27 at Minor Hall Room 125 on the Grounds of the University of Virginia. Hill will be joining the Frank Batten School...