Jan 19 | One way for Obama to secure his legacy: Make sure his library helps the South Side
Postdoc and CSRPC Affiliate Eve Ewing urges community benefits agreement for Obama library. Read more in this Washington Post article.
Jan 13 | UChicagoGRAD responds to students’ call for more diversity support
Building upon the University’s commitment to expand opportunities for graduate students from diverse backgrounds, UChicagoGRAD is developing more programming and support to meet the needs of graduate students of color.
Jan 11 | CSPRC Faculty Affiliate Monica Peek discusses nutrition strategies to avoid health problems
Two Chicago studies are showing that following a few basic nutrition principles can keep your brain agile and your heart strong as well as keeping your weight down. Dr. Monica Peek discusses her study on WTTW's Chicago Tonight.
Jan 10 | ArtHouse opens as home for entrepreneurship, art and community
ArtHouse is a partnership project bringing together Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, Gary city departments and community organizations, Place Lab (directed by CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Theaster Gates), and Harris Public Policy. In November, the public opening attracted more than 300 attendees who had the chance to sample confections from local bakers, enjoy entertainment from local performers, tour the 15,000-square-foot space and witness the unveiling of the installation.