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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.


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.















Faculty Development Program Faculty Achievement & Book Celebration

Please join us on January 25 as we gather to recognize the many and varied achievements of our accomplished faculty from the past year.


Faculty Development Program Embodied Inequalities &
Joseph S. Begando Keynote Lecture by Keith Wailoo

On February 1, Keith Wailoo lectures on, "The Politics of Pain: Medicine, Social Difference, and the Gatekeepers of Relief in America." Keith Wailoo is the Henry Putnam University Professor of History and Public Affairs at Princeton University.


Cosponsored event The Annual Phillip J. Bowman Lecture by Mary Pattillo

On March 8, 2018, Mary Pattillo delivers IRRPP's Annual Phillip J. Bowman Lecture with a talk titled, "The Future of Black Chicago?" Mary Pattillo is the Harold Washington Professor of Sociology and African American Studies at Northwestern University.


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