frank batten

Garrett Hall renewed as Batten School home
Published on Oct 25th, 2011
0 comments With Virginia's outgoing U.S. Senator giving a kick-off speech, the University of Virginia opened its 11th school last week in a building that got a spiffy renovation that recalls its earliest days...
Frank Batten dies at 82
Published on Sep 10th, 2009
8 comments Frank Batten, the media magnate who created the immensely profitable Weather Channel, gave UVA its biggest donation, and whose fortune helped build and then prop up the Charlottesville Ice Park, has...