Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

August 2, 2017

Sixth class of Edgar Fellows named; Program’s goal is to encourage respectful and collaborative leadership

For the sixth consecutive summer, a group of 40 emerging leaders from across Illinois has been selected as Edgar Fellows and will gather in Champaign from Aug. 6-10.

August 1, 2017

U of I Flash Index dips in July; Reading complicated by changing tax rates

The University of Illinois Flash Index for July dipped to 104.3 from 104.4 the previous month.

July 27, 2017

Jon S. Davis appointed interim director of IGPA

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July 13, 2017

Christopher Mooney steps down as director of IGPA

July 12, 2017

Political scientist James Kuklinski receives lifetime achievement award

Professor James Kuklinski, one of IGPA's longest-serving faculty members, has been honored with the Hazel Gaudet Erskine Political Psy

July 3, 2017

U of I Flash Index retreats in June

The University of Illinois Flash Index measure of the state's economy retreated to 104.4 in June, down from 104.6 in May. The May reading was a nine-month high.

May 31, 2017

New Illinois Economic Review checks progress on employment in state

The Illinois Economic Review for May 2017 has been published by the Regional Economics Applications Laboratory. It reviews the employment picture in Illinois.

May 30, 2017

IGPA social policy expert Rachel Gordon and colleagues publish article on open source measurement

IGPA sociologist Rachel Gordon and colleagues Laura Davidson and Celine Demitrovich have

May 16, 2017

IGPA Visiting Scholar Amanda Lewis and UIC colleagues release new report on race and inequality

IGPA Visiting Scholar Amanda Lewis and colleagues from the Institute for Research on Race and Public Polic

May 12, 2017

New page highlights Wolff internship program at IGPA

IGPA has launched a new web page that highlights the Charles P. Wolff Internship in Government and Public Affairs.