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UIC Welomes Fulbright Scholar Dr. Tomoko Kubo

UIC is fortunate to have Dr. Tomoko Kubo spending the next year in Chicago, where she will be focusing her studies on equity planning. Dr. Kubo is the Assistant Professor in the Faculty…

Transportation in Chicago

MUPP Steven Vance Presents Transportation Platform

MUPP alum (’10) Steven Vance co-authored a CityLab article that presents a transportation platform for the Chicago mayoral candidates’ consideration. Vance and the other co-authors argue that this race presents an opportunity to advance key…

UIC Student

UIC Noted for Economic Impact

According to this study, published by the University of Illinois System, UIC contributes $7.6 billion to the state annually. Furthermore, UIC supports 171,000 jobs (1 in every 46 jobs) across the state. Check out…

Prof Merriman's TIF Research Featured on Gazette

A Chicago Gazette editorial on Tax Increment Financing (TIF) cites findings from David Merriman, James J. Stukel Presidential Professor in the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, whose recent released report examines…

Amanda Kass

Hear Amanda Kass on Radio Islam

GFRC Associate Director, Amanda Kass, spoke to Radio Islam on the future on Chicago public pension funds and what issue the new Chicago mayor will inherit. You can listen to the livestream here.

Jiaqi Liang

Liang Receives APPAM's 40 For 40 Fellowship

Jiaqi Liang, assistant professor in the Department of Public Administration, was awarded the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management’s (APPAM) 40 for 40 Fellowship.  This 2018-exclusive program provides funding for outstanding early…

UIC Open House

UIC Open House - A Great Success For CUPPA!

Over 40 prospective students and their families attended CUPPA’s “Where the Campus Meets the City” exploration of our opportunities in Public Policy and Urban Studies this past Saturday in the Lower Level of…


UIC Ranked Among 10 Best Valued Universities

The University of Illinois at Chicago is ranked No. 7 on the “Best Values” list — just behind Harvard University — in this year’s Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education rankings. UIC also…