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Author Warren Chapman

Timuel Black, Weaver of Life and History

  “I never set out to make history, I just wanted to make things better for the people in the community.” Warren Chapman recalls Timuel Black making that statement during an impromptu conversation…

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Spring 2021 Letter from Director Joe Hoereth

Friends of IPCE,   Here we are in the fluid months of spring, wrapping up the tail end of the semester while looking ahead to summer projects and planning. It’s always nice to…

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The 2021 UPPF Research Symposium Follow-Up

This year’s symposium showcased our Fellows’ public policy research, with policy-related projects that stem from hands-on research experience. Topics included education reform, economic development, and environmental sustainability. Welcome remarks were given by Joseph…

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UPPF Fellows Receive 2020-2021 Dr. Martin Luther King Scholarship

IPCE would like to congratulate our UPPF Fellows Sean Flynn, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, Public Policy and Matthew Swalek, College of Education, Human Development and Learning as recipients of the 2020-2021 Dr. Martin…

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Seven Years after Shelby County V Holder

With the 2020 elections quickly approaching, often lost in the background are all the events that have led us to where we are. You may have read about voters having issues with long…

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Meet the 2020-2021 UPPF Fellows

IPCE, in partnership with the African American Academic Network (AAAN) and Latin American Recruitment and Education Services (LARES), is pleased to welcome the 2020-21 cohort of undergraduate students to the Urban Public Policy…