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Upcoming Events

Friday, June 2, 2017
Conflict Urbanism (12:00pm)
Juan Saldariagga of the Center for Spatial Research at Columbia University will be the featured speaker at this event, hosted by Studio Chi on DePaul's Lincoln Park campus. This event is part of Studio Chi's Winter/Spring program series: "Foundations of the Digital, Foundations in the Humanities: Race, Gender, Class."

Friday, June 2, 2017
SPS End of Year Party (4:00 - 7:00pm)
Join SPS faculty, staff, and students on the DePaul Central Rooftop (11th floor) to celebrate the end of the school year with food, refreshments and prizes! Please RSVP to​.
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
​Brown Bag Lunch: Inequality of Life Expectancy in Chicago (12:00 - 1:00pm)
How does a person's life expectancy shift from one Chicago neighborhood to another, and what might be the causes of those disparities? Faculty members Judith Singleton (Department of Health Sciences) and Euan Hague (Department of Geography) will present their findings on this topic using maps and other engaging presentations of data at this lunch discussion. Be sure to check out their project website for additional details on their work - and don't forget to bring your lunch! RSVP to

Thursday, June 7, 2017
Chaddick Scholars Research Presentations (5:00 - 6:00pm)
The final requirement of the Chaddick Scholars program includes a presentation on interesting urban research each Scholar has conducted for their graduate program. Presentations will be given at the Chaddick office.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Chaddick End of Year Party (5:00 - 6:30pm)
Join the Chaddick Institute staff, students, and community at our office (243 S. Wabash, Ste. 9000) to raise a glass to the end of the academic year! RSVP to

Thursday, July 30, 2017
MDRN Summer Walking Tour in Downer's Grove
Chaddick's Municipal Design Review Network (MDRN) is working together with the Village of Downers Grove to develop a summer walking tour highlighting the Village's leadership in sustainable urban design. The tour will feature a variety of green infrastructure, historic preservation and development projects throughout the downtown. Email​ to RSVP!