of Illinois at Chicago Office of Public Affairs (MC 288)
601 S. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60607-7113, (312) 996-3456, www.uic.edu/depts/paff
MADIGAN DISCUSSES ILLINOIS' FUTURE AT UIC
Senator Lisa Madigan (D-Chicago) will discuss the future of Illinois
and the educational challenges the state faces, followed by a question
and answer session, as part of UIC's Future of Chicago public affairs
12:30 - 1:45 p.m.
Media availability after student Q & A session
Paul II Catholic Student Center on UIC campus 700 S. Morgan St.
is also expected to discuss the following topics:
Her opinion on the Illinois First Program and its effect
on the state
- The impact of
the changing infrastructure in Illinois
- The future of
government as it relates to young people
- The role the
Internet plays in public officials' accessibility
Future of Chicago is an annual lecture program that promotes public
debate on Chicago issues. It is organized by Dick Simpson, UIC professor
of political science and former Chicago alderman, and Doug Gills,
assistant professor in the college of urban planning and public affairs.
UIC has hosted the public program since 1976.