Remembering L. Vaughn Blankenship, 1934-2017

Dear CUPPA Family, I write with the sad news of the passing of L. Vaughn Blankenship, professor emeritus of Public Administration.  Although he retired from UIC in 2004, his legacy lives on at…

Dean Pagano Selected for UI President's Exec Leadership Program

CUPPA Dean Michael A. Pagano has been made a University of Illinois System President’s Executive Leadership Program (PELP) 2017-18 Fellow. The selection process this year was very competitive with more than 60 nominations received from the three universities…

PA Prof Hendrick on Illegal Water Finances

The Chicago Tribune quotes Rebecca Hendrick, UIC professor of public administration, in an article about the City of Harvey’s illegal activity involving its water fund finances. (subscription may be required)

UPP Prof Rachel Weber on "Blight Fighting"

Rachel Weber, professor of urban planning and policy, is interviewed in a Crain’s Chicago Business investigative story on “blight-fighting” TIF funds being diverted to pay for Navy Pier renovations. (subscription may be required)

Capstone Project Submission Deadline - July 14th

What critical challenge does your department/unit need to address in the coming year? The July 14 submission deadline for submitting a Capstone Course project proposal for the fall 2017 semester is approaching.  As a Capstone client, you will…