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Probing questions

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
Bruce Springsteen playing guitar

October 24, 2019 05:30 PM

Virginia Film Festival: ‘Western Stars’
  • Thom Zimny

Special Location: Paramount Theater

Hillside Colombian town

October 24, 2019 06:00 PM

Virginia Film Festival: 'Port of Destiny'

Special Location: Newcomb Hall Theater
180 McCormick Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22903

George W. Bush with military

November 01, 2019 02:30 PM

Critical decisions: Insights from the George W. Bush Presidential Oral History Project
  • John Bridgeland

  • John Bellinger

  • Eric Edelman

  • Michael Nelson

  • Barbara Perry

Old water tower against a purple sky

November 12, 2019 03:30 PM

“American Creed”: Screening and discussion
  • David M. Kennedy

  • John Bridgeland

  • Melody Barnes

Map of road running from China across Asia

November 15, 2019 11:00 AM

The American response to China's Belt and Road Initiative
  • Kathryn C. Kaufman

  • Rush Doshi

  • Kerem Cosar

  • Syaru Shirley Lin (moderator)

1870s political cartoon showing fat corrupt politician among ruins

November 19, 2019 10:00 AM

Corruption and institutional decay
  • Shan Aman-Rana

  • William Browder

  • David Gergen

  • Kara Brockmeyer

  • Michael Gilbert

  • Daniel W. Gingerich

  • Deborah Hellman

  • Philip Keefer

  • Stephen D. Mull

  • David Singerman

  • Sandip Sukhtankar

  • Sylvia Tidey