All political science

August 9, 2022

UIC political scientist earns APSA award for outstanding teaching

Dick Simpson recognized by American Political Science Association

balanced scale

May 12, 2022

Corruption convictions decline nationally but Chicago and Illinois remain at, near top

Report finds Chicago most corrupt metropolitan area in the country, while Illinois is the third most corrupt state

top of the U.S. Constitution

September 9, 2021

2021 Constitution Day Lecture

Keynote speaker is former senator and UIC alumna Carol Moseley Braun

Flag - United States of America.

June 29, 2021

Survey measures whites’, Blacks’ views on American identity, guns, political violence

Finds considerable disagreement on the use of violence in certain settings

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

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