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Upcoming Events

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Thursday, April 2, 2020 from 3:30-5:00 p.m. Changed to webinar format.
"Suburban Design Challenges," a special afternoon program at DePaul hosted by the Municipal Design Review Network and APA-IL Chicago Metro Section
Make plans to take part in our joint program with the American Planning Association Chicago Metro Section exploring strategies for successful suburban design and some of the vexing challenges facing suburbs seeking to create community identities, unique downtown experiences, and consistent design culture. Speakers: Robert J Burk, II, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of UrbanStreet Group, and Consuelo Arguilles, Deputy Director of Community Development for the Village of Mount Prospect. RSVP using this link. Questions? Contact or 312.362.5731.

Friday, May 8, 2020 from 4:15 to 7:30 p.m.
Reunion of Brussels Study Abroad Program
Join us for a special evening to celebrate the legacy of the School of Public Service study abroad program. This event has been postponed due to coronavirus restrictions.  Please check back on April 15, 2020 for more information.

Mid-May 2020 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Date TBA
Chaddick Institute Study Trip​
Check back on April 15, 2020 for information about our spring study trip, which will be a day trip via the South Shore Line railroad to Michigan City, IN to see major improvements being made in that lakeside community.  Email to be put on the interest list. ​