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Huff Post cites GCI Index

The Huff Post cites the UIC Great Cities Institute’s index of economic hardship in Chicago’s 77 communities in an article detailing related research on poverty in San Antonio, Texas.http://bit.ly/2z1xiFF

How Prisons Inflate White Voting Power in Downstate Illinois

The Chicago Reporter features “How prisons inflate white voting power in downstate Illinois,” a co-authored essay by Amanda Lewis, director of UIC’s Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy and professor of…

MUPP alum, Audrey Winnick, on Keeping the Trains Running

MUPP alum and director of transportation, Metropolitan Planning Council, Audrey Winning’s letter to the editor was featured in the Chicago Tribune on September 28.  Audrey encourages proper funding of regional transportation.