One-Day UVA: The Challenge of Nuclear Weapons – Politics, International Threats, and Foreign Policy

  • Dates: April 26, 2019
  • Location: Darden School
  • Address: 100 Darden Boulevard, Charlottesville, VA 22903
  • Time: 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Price: $75

Nuclear weapons are back. Nuclear arms control treaties from the Cold War are disintegrating. Russia and China are expanding their nuclear stockpiles. North Korea is holding tightly to its nuclear weapons. Iran, Saudi Arabia, and others are weighing whether to join the nuclear club. Even the United States has embarked on a trillion-dollar program to improve its arsenal. What are nuclear threats today? How should we confront them? How are nuclear energy and nuclear weapons connected? This One-Day program will provide you with tools to understand the world of nuclear politics.

  • 1445 Darden Towe Park Road
  • Charlottesville, VA 22911

Region: Miscellaneous/ Independent of Region

Open from 7 a.m. to dark all year. 113 total acres of land. 1 Little League baseball field, 3 softball fields, 4 multi-purpose fields, 4 tennis courts, and 3.8 miles of trails. Wheelchair-accessible playground. Picnic shelters with electricity and open grills. Seasonal bathrooms are available. Public Rivanna River access. One 1-acre fenced in Dog... more