Updates & Announcements from IGPA

All Announcements and Updates from IGPA

May 2, 2016

The University of Illinois Flash Index, which tracks economic activity in the state, fell for the second consecutive month in April, dropping to its lowest level since December 2012.

April 22, 2016

 The Illinois Latino Council on Higher Education (ILACHE) has announced that it will present a Lifetime Achievement Award posthumously to Professor Jorge Chapa, an IGPA demographer and sociologist who died in October 2015. 

April 1, 2016

The U. of I. Flash Index declined in March to 105.1 from its 105.6 level in February.

February 12, 2016

New analysis by the Fiscal Futures Project finds that Illinois’ budget impasse has put spending on autopilot while revenue is down significantly.

February 10, 2016

IGPA Distinguished Fellow and former Illinois Governor Jim Edgar is one of four Illinoisans who will be honored as a 2016 Champion of Democracy by Illinois Common Cause.

December 15, 2015

NEW Leadership Illinois is seeking an alumna of the program to join our coordination team as the 2016 Alumna in Residence.