Center for Public Safety and Justice's Building Blocks Forum Restorative Approaches to Public Safety, Oct. 27


"Count Me In," the documentary about Participatory Budgeting airs on WTTW-TV Nov. 3


Great Cities Institute Celebrates 21 Years, Nov. 16


Info Session on Master of Urban Planning & Policy Degree, Nov. 16


GIS Day at UIC! Nov. 18


UIC December Commencement, Dec. 10


Information on CUPPA Student Scholarship Award Opportunities

More ... 



Findings from a UIC Great Cities Institute report on unemployment are cited in Chicago magazine’s profile of Arne Duncan, former U.S. Secretary of Education, and his current efforts here to create an employment program for young African American men.


PA Prof David Merriman is quoted in a Chicago Sun-Times story about Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s use of money from tax-increment financing (TIFs) districts to go to Chicago Public Schools and avert a strike by the Chicago Teachers Union.


CUPPA Dean Michael Pagano served on the National League of Cities panel discussing his co-authored City Fiscal Conditions 2016 Report released on Oct. 13.


Crain’s Chicago Business published an op-ed from Jim LaBelle, senior research specialist at the Urban Transportation Center, about a recent UTC report on enhancing mobility for citizens without a car through improved connections to public transit.


A Chicago Tribune article about a proposed downtown condo development that would remove a small park and pedestrian walkway includes comments from Siim Soot, professor emeritus and former director of the Urban Transportation Center.













UAR button

CUPPA is home to Urban Affairs Review, Jered Carr, Editor and Head and Professor, Department of Public Administration


CUPPA Careers Blog


facebook linkedin twitter instagram


 @UICCUPPA on Instagram