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Dean Pagano

Dean Pagano Quoted In Bond Buyer On City Crisis Preparedness

The Bond Buyer quotes Michael Pagano, dean of the UIC College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, in an article on the preparedness of cities for the “next big crisis.” https://bit.ly/2GDlAd3 (subscription required)

Class members of UPP 506, the Plan Making Studio, pose in Dalton, IL

UPP 506 Class Project Garners APA-IL Student Award

When the MUPP students involved in creating a comprehensive plan for the Chicago suburb of Dolton began their work in January, the unforeseen changes of the coming months were still a distant reality.…


GFRC's Amanda Kass Discusses State Budget Cuts On WTTW

Amanda Kass, associate director of the Government Finance Research Center at UIC, joined WTTW-TV’s “Chicago Tonight” yesterday to discuss Gov. Pritzker’s request for more federal aid and for state agencies to prepare for…

Nebiyou Tilahun

UPP Associate Professor Nebiyou Tilahun Awarded Fulbright

Congratulations to UPP Associate Professor Nebiyou Tilahun, who was awarded a Fulbright for research and teaching related to an integrated public transportation system in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, which has experienced significant population and…

P.S. Sriraj

P.S. Sriraj Discusses UTC Research On The Mobility Lines Podcast

P.S. Sriraj, director of the Urban Transportation Center and research associate professor at UIC, recently joined the inaugural episode of “The Mobility Lines Podcast,” a production of the National Center for Mobility Management. Sriraj…