The gifts will establish a $15 million endowment to support the Karsh Institute of Democracy and a $2.6 million fund to provide additional funding for the John L.


Former U.S. Rep. Barbara Comstock will join U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, UVA law professor Danielle Citron and media studies professor Siva Vaidhyanathan for “Social Media vs.


Margaret Brennan will moderate the next Democracy Dialogue titled “How Can We Measure


In connection to Presidents’ Day weekend, a four-part documentary, “LBJ: Triumph and Tragedy,” will debut on CNN with back-to-back, 9 p.m. episodes on Sunday and Monday.


Yuval Levin was the host of a four-hour web event titled “Conservatives and American Democracy,” co-sponsored by AEI and the University of Virginia Democracy Initiative.


Members of the Karsh Institute of Democracy’s advisory board at the University of Virginia will meet for the first time since being formed last month.


UVA’s Karsh Institute of Democracy today announced its inaugural advisory board, a diverse roster with members ranging from a former Supreme Court justice to the co-founder of the Reddit social new


For the next chapter of its mission, StoryCorps aims to document and put a spotlight on the stories that unite rather than divide people, and is partnering with the University of Virginia and the C


One Small Step initially launched in four cities: Richmond, Virginia; Wichita, Kansas; Birmingham, Alabama; and Shreveport, Louisiana. Charlottesville will be the fifth and UVA is its first major academic partnership.


The event, hosted by the UVA’s Miller Center of Public Affairs, the Karsh Institute of Democracy and the College of Arts & Sciences’ Democracy Initiative, looks at both the current state, as well as the future, of democracy


UVA to invest $100 million in the study, teaching and promotion of democracy – made possible with a $50 million gift from Martha and Bruce Karsh to establish the Karsh Institute of Democracy.