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2015 Upcoming Events

How Polls Influence Public Opinion
Thurday, February 18, 2016
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Minor Hall Room 125
University of Virginia

2015 Past Events

17th Annual American Democracy Conference
Thurday, November 19, 2015
9:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
Washington, DC

Selma: The Bridge to the Ballot
Sunday, November 8, 2015
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
African American Heritage Center
Jefferson School

Ball of Confusion
Friday, October 30, 2015
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Minor Hall Room 125
University of Virginia

His Excellency Sir Peter Westmacott
Friday, October 23, 2015
11:45 pm - 12:45 pm
Jefferson Hall (Hotel C)
University of Virginia

Sunday, June 14, 2015
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
African American Heritage
Jefferson School

Senator Bill Nelson
Friday, March 24, 2015
11:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Minor Hall Room 125
University of Virginia

Baroness Kennedy
Thursday, March 26, 2015
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The Colonnade Club
University of Virginia

Her Excellency Cecilia Nahón, Ambassador of the Argentine Republic to the U.S.
Monday, Monday, March 30, 2015
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Newcomb Hall South Meeting Room
University of Virginia

His Excellency Dr. Hans Peter Mnaz, Ambassador of Austria to the U.S.
Thursday, February 26, 2015
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Small Collections Library
University of Virginia

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