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IRRPP Summer Education Workshop: Advancing Racial Justice in Schools

The summer education workshop is an intensive professional development workshop for K-12 educators interested in advancing racial justice in their classrooms and schools. The next summer education workshop will take place July 9 – 12, 2018. Find out more here.


IRRPP State of Racial Justice in Chicago Report

This IRRPP report provides a comprehensive picture of the conditions of different racial and ethnic groups in Chicago in relation to housing, health, economics, education, and justice and is meant as a resource for the development of new engaged research projects and policy solutions. Download the report here.

Faculty & Graduate WriteOut Registration Open

WriteOut! are our week-long writing intensive retreat intended for either Graduate students or IRRPP faculty fellows but open to students and faculty from all disciplines at UIC who study race and/or ethnicity. Follow these links to find out more about this program and how to register for either Graduate student or for Faculty WriteOuts.

March Scholar Spotlight

The latest Scholar Spotlight, featuring professor Kevin Lamarr James examines the importance of campus and community collaborations. Read more here.










Policy 101: New Media Workshop Policy 101 Event: New Media Workshop

Join IRRPP, IPCE, and IGPA for the latest in their Policy 101 Workshop series. This event which will focus on strategies for researchers to utilize various platforms to get stories out through the wide range of social and web-based media through which we get our news today.


Bowman Lecture The Future of Black Chicago?

On March 8, Mary Pattillo presented "The Future of Black Chicago?" for IRRPP's annual Bowman Lecture. View the video recording of the event here.


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