All social science education urban affairs

Morgan Station in Chicago.

February 25, 2015

Developers help fund transit through value-capture plans

Major projects in four cities show early developer input is key

CEJE - Elected School Board

February 19, 2015

Chicago needs elected school board, study says

Change would lead to greater transparency, public participation

Jennifer Scott (F)

February 18, 2015

NYC public historian new director of UIC’s Hull-House Museum

Jennifer Scott an expert on ‘sites of conscience, sites of consciousness’

Older woman with dog

February 3, 2015

‘Aging Illinois’ requires better intergovernmental cooperation

Report says new options are needed in transportation, housing

Steven Rivkin

January 13, 2015

UIC economist listed among most influential education scholars

Recognized for moving ideas from academia to public debate

Gentrification Index

December 15, 2014

Gentrification index portrays Chicago neighborhoods, 1970-2010

Report finds city becoming increasingly divided

Obama Presidential Library rendering

December 11, 2014

UIC submits multi-site proposal for Obama Library

North Lawndale, campus sites create east-west cultural corridor

Stephen Schlickman

December 9, 2014

UIC transportation forum questions governance

Can a change in governance improve transit?

Maria Varelas

December 9, 2014

Grant to train black, Latino science teachers for Chicago

Minority instructors underrepresented in public high schools

Prison Terminal still

December 8, 2014

UIC filmmaker’s documentary wins social work award

Oscar-nominated film on prison hospice receives ‘audience choice’ prize