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CUPPA Coffee Undergrad Info Session, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 3 p.m. or Thursday, Feb. 16, 9 a.m. in the Daley Library, Room I-470. Email to


Survey Research Laboratory's Webinar Series begins Wednesday, Feb. 15


Wiewel Lecture featuring Amy Liu of Brookings, Thursday, Feb. 16, 5 p.m., RSVP


Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), part of IPCE’s Student Dialogue Series: “Making Sense of the New Administration’s Policy Statements,” Thursday, Feb. 22


Information on CUPPA Student Scholarship Award Opportunities

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CUPPA is the University of Illinois’s home for the study of public policy and contemporary urban challenges.


Forecasting the Future of Cities Under President Trump,” by Dean Michael Pagano is featured on Cities Speak, the National League of Cities official blog.


The Voorhees Center’s forthcoming report with Black Tech Mecca, "2017 State of the Black Tech Ecosystem: The Chicago Edition," was featured in the Chicago Tribune.

The Chicago Tribune, Crain’s Chicago Business, Chicago Public Radio, WBBM Newsradio 780AM/105.9FM, and are among the media outlets to feature stories on a new the Great Cities Institute report commissioned by the Alternative Schools Network.


UPP Professor Charlie Hoch, received of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) PAB (Planning Accreditation Board) Outstanding Site Visitor Award.


Zorica Nedović-Budić, an expert in spatial planning and technologies, is the new head of urban planning and policy.
















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