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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 – 13, 2018. Find out more here.


IRRPP Funding Competitions Now Open

Learn more about IRRPP funding competitions for UIC Faculty and ABD Graduate Students researching race/ethnicity and find out how to apply here.


The Latino Neighborhoods Report: Issues and Prospects for Chicago

Released by IRRPP and the Great Cities Institute, this report finds that opportunities and services for Latinos in Chicago are not keeping up with the population’s growth. Learn more and download the report 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.










Legacies of Racism Legacies of Racism: Historians Reflect on Chicago's Racial Inequities

IRRPP and The Union League Club of Chicago's Subcommittee on Race Relations present a dynamic conversation between Chicago historians about how race relations have shaped the city's past, present, and future.

Cosponsored event The Color of Law with Richard Rothstein and Natalie Moore

Join advocates in the fields of housing and education for a discussion of Richard Rothstein's new book, The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America.

Policy101 event SSN & IRRPP Policy Engagement Workshop

The Scholars Strategy Network and IRRPP host an interactive workshop for researchers to learn best practices for building relationships with policymakers.

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