Events / Upcoming Events

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Nationally renowned speakers

Politicians, journalists, and government officials frequently participate in Miller Center panel discussions

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Probing questions

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

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Robust debate, without fear or favor

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

Upcoming or Past
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April 15, 2024 02:00 PM

Holding our presidents accountable
  • Tim Heaphy

  • Barbara Perry

  • Saikrishna Prakash

  • Micah Schwartzman (moderator)

  • William Antholis (introduction)

Location: The Miller Center
2201 Old Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA

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April 19, 2024 12:00 PM

Bipartisan solutions in Congress
  • William Antholis

  • Barbara Comstock

  • L. F. Payne

Location: CODE Building
240 West Main Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris meet with congressional leadership to discuss the bipartisan supplement agreement for foreign aid and legislation to avoid a government shutdown, Tuesday, February 27, 2024, in the Oval Office. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schutlz)

James C. Lehrer Lecture

May 02, 2024 11:00 AM

Where does Congress go from here?
  • Lisa Desjardins

  • William Antholis (moderator)

  • Stephen M. Burns (introduction)

Location: The Miller Center
2201 Old Ivy Rd
Charlottesville, VA

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Project on Democracy and Capitalism

May 10, 2024 01:00 PM

The 2024 election and the struggle for America's economic future
  • Jamelle Bouie

  • Suzanne Mettler

  • Scott C. Miller

  • Sidney Milkis (moderator)

Location: The Miller Center
2201 Old Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA