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UVA students are enthusiastic participants in Miller Center events throughout the year


Nationally-renowned speakers

Politicians, journalists, and government officials frequently make the journey to Charlottesville to speak at the Miller Center


Robust debate, without fear or favor

Miller Center speakers address the nation's most pressing problems--sometimes eliciting protests

Upcoming or Past
Closeup of a microphone, with a crowd in the background

April 09, 2020 02:00 PM

Policymaking in the pandemic
  • Ian Solomon

  • William Antholis (moderator)

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Donkey vs. elephant, Democrat vs. Republican

April 16, 2020 12:00 PM

Reaching across the aisle
  • Mary Kate Cary

  • Chris Lu

  • David Leblang (moderator)

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Shopkeeper posts a sign that a business is closed due to coronavirus

April 17, 2020 11:00 AM

Layoffs, furloughs, unemployment: Coronavirus and the job market
  • Leora Friedberg

  • Chris Lu

  • William Antholis (moderator)

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Nurses loading soldier into ambulance in 1918

April 21, 2020 11:00 AM

The healthcare system and COVID-19
  • Guian McKee

  • Kathryn Quissell

  • William Antholis (Moderator)

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COVID-19-drive-thru testing site

April 24, 2020 11:00 AM

'Ask not': National service in times of crisis
  • John Bridgeland

  • Timothy Shriver

  • William Antholis (moderator)

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Handwritten note from Cuban Missile Crisis saying "we are demanding withdrawal of the missiles"

April 29, 2020 11:00 AM

Pressure cooker: Leadership lessons from the Secret White House Tapes
  • Marc Selverstone

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