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P.S. Sriraj Interviewed By Chicago Tribune

The Chicago Tribune interviewed P.S. Sriraj, director of the Urban Transportation Center and research associate professor at UIC, about the closure of northbound Lake Shore Drive over the Chicago River due to a support…

P.S. Sriraj Interviewed By CBS

P.S. Sriraj Interviewed By CBS 2

CBS 2 (WBBM-TV) interviewed P.S. Sriraj, director of the Urban Transportation Center and research associate professor at UIC, about the support beam failure on the Lake Shore Drive bridge over the Chicago River. Sriraj…

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What's UPP: 2018 in Review

2018 was an eventful year for the Department of Urban Planning and Policy. See the link below to read some of the department’s achievements and events. What’s UPP: 2018 in Review    

Joshua Drucker

Joshua Drucker Interviewed By The Atlantic

The Atlantic interviewed Joshua Drucker, UIC associate professor of urban planning and policy, about President Trump’s attempts to retain and boost manufacturing jobs in the U.S. Drucker also addresses what power, if any,…

P.S. Sriraj On NBC

P.S. Sriraj Interviewed By NBC Chicago

P.S. Sriraj, director of the Urban Transportation Center and research associate professor at UIC, was interviewed by NBC 5 Chicago (WMAQ-TV) during an investigative report on confusing intersections in the Chicago area. Roundabouts are…

Siim Soot

UTC Emeritus Establishes Sööt Family Fund

Siim Sööt – The man behind the Sööt family fund You’re driving along the highway and all of a sudden – boom! – you hit traffic. No idea what’s going on ahead, and…

Call For Nominations

Seeking Nominees For 2019 Jim Marek Alumni Appreciation Award

Do you know of someone highly dedicated to UIC and CUPPA who is making a real difference for the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs and its students? Perhaps they are providing jobs/internships, offering…