All political science

The Fight for Asian American Political Power

November 25, 2019

Panel calls for more Asian American representation in politics

Asian Americans face barriers to office, despite being fastest-growing demographic, panel says

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

December 17, 2018

City Council, aldermen showing stronger support for mayor, report finds

‘The persistent rubber stamp council has returned with a vengeance,’ says Dick Simpson

Campus Conversation

October 3, 2018

New Illinois, Chicago after elections?

Campus Conversation explores potential impact of 2018-19 elections

LEAD project

May 22, 2018

When political science meets medicine

UIC rotation teaches residents to be policy advocates

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

Campus Conversations

September 28, 2017

Defending democracy

Campus Conversation unveils origins of radical right

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr.

March 23, 2017

Rev. Jesse Jackson to speak at UIC

Civil rights leader presents ‘Trump’s America’

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr.

March 16, 2017

Rev. Jesse Jackson to speak at UIC March 29

Event is part of the political science speaker series

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