All Chicago politics

Aerial view of the skyline at sunset from east side.

November 14, 2019

Reception, endowment to honor UIC political scientist, former Chicago alderman

Dick Simpson establishes fund to support lectures or research examining the city’s future

Daley Plaza and Chicago City Hall

October 7, 2019

UIC to host symposium on Chicago’s modern mayors

Oct. 11 event features local and national scholars

Dick Simpson - The Good Fight

March 6, 2018

Professor’s memoir reflects on political, personal life

Dick Simpson’s novel is introspective look at aldermanic career, social activism