Douglas Wilder at inauguration

Richmond Times-Dispatch political staff writer, Jim Nolan, reflects on the legacy of our namesake, L. Douglas Wilder.

Scholar Lecture

Join us on March 24, for the Annual Criminal Justice Distinguished Scholar Lecture featuring Alida Merlo, noted juvenile justice expert.

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Wilder School's Commonwealth Education Poll finds nine out of ten Virginians want colleges to report sexual assault to police.

Faculty Publications

Wilder School faculty published several high-quality, book-length publications in the 2013-2014 academic year.

  • Borrow our expertise
    • Are you a non-profit, government or civic group that needs help solving a problem? Submit a Community Partner proposal and you may be chosen to receive research or consulting work for free. Graduate students mentored by a public administration faculty member will conduct a wide variety of projects at no cost for up to six selected organizations. Projects are completed by a capstone team, comprised of between three to five students, between January and May 2014. The deadline for proposals is Dec. 2, 2013.

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  • Excellence in Virginia Government Awards
    • The Wilder School is pleased to announce the 2014 award winners for this year's EVGA ceremony, and is currently accepting nominations for next year's accolades.

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  • Join the Wilder School faculty
    • The Wilder School is currently seeking applications for up to 10 tenure track positions.

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