March 8, 2023
“The Cooper Center has an outstanding record of supporting regional and local governance across the Commonwealth,” said Melody Barnes, executive director of the Karsh Institute.
January 20, 2023
Smith will serve one year as the institute’s first Distinguished Fellow in Journalism, curating and participating in programs to highlight challenges facing local media and solutions to connecting Americans with informative, independent journalism.
Karsh Institute teams up with College Republicans and University Democrats to talk across difference
November 28, 2022
With help from College Republicans and University Democrats, the Karsh Institute hosted UVA's first “Talking Across Difference Student Dinner” as a bridge-building opportunity for the two student groups.
U.S. nuclear strategy in an era of great power competition
The State Department’s Ricardo Zúniga on the U.S., Mexico, and Northern Central America
Democracy Dialogues: How can we measure the health of democracy?:
CATCHING UP WITH LBJ EXPERT AHEAD OF NEW CNN DOCUMENTARY
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. UVA's Melody Barnes, who was interviewed at length for the film, will help preview it Wednesday on CNN.
Inside the secret White House tapes
Presidential leadership: Insights for Year Two
A World Safe for Democracy
Walt Whitman: Poet of Democracy
Betrayal: a discussion with Jonathan Karl
Introducing the Karsh Institute
Thoughts shared by the UVA community on strengthening democracy through active participation and leadershipLearn More