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Growing Clean Economy Can Bring More Jobs to Chicago

The Nathalie P. Voorhees Center’s Co-Director, Janet Smith, is interviewed by WTTW Chicago Tonight’s Phil Ponce on the EDA University Center at UIC’s data on employment and economic activity in Chicago  Region.  View it here.

UPP Student Michael Harris Quoted on NextCity.org

Michael Harris, President of the Society of Black Urban Planners (UIC), was quoted in an article titled Chicago Programs Aim to Lead Minority Youth to City Planning on Nextcity.org. You can read the article…

GCI's Youth Joblessness in Chicago and Cook County

Findings from a UIC Great Cities Institute report on youth joblessness in Chicago and Cook County were featured during a related segment broadcast by Univision Chicago. Teresa Córdova, director of the institute, presented…

On the Table Initiative Feedback Administered by IPCE

An online story from WTTW-TV’s “Chicago Tonight” about the Chicago Community Trust’s On the Table initiative mentions the role of UIC’s Institute for Policy and Civic Engagement in gathering feedback on the forum’s…

IRRPP's Report Covered in Associated Press and Other Media

The Associated Press and DNAinfo Chicago each covered the UIC Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy’s new report on Chicago’s racial and ethnic disparities in housing, economics, education, justice and health.…

CUPPA Students Recognized for Achievements

During the 2016-17 academic year, CUPPA students were recognized with the following awards: Dean F. Eitel Graduate Student Award: Public Administration Students Kelly Williams and Qixin Chen Jane Addams Distinguished Service Award:  Public Administration…