The University of Chicago’s commitment to realizing the promise of cities.
UChicago Urban is an interdisciplinary commitment to understanding urban issues, shaping conversations, and creating a positive impact on urban life. Collaborating across the University, our scholars examine urban environments in order to inform scholarly and community debate and lay a critical foundation for effective responses to challenges. Partnering with civic and community leaders, we develop evidence-driven, scalable solutions to address the most complex questions facing cities. Together, our research and practice have a positive and lasting impact on the lives of people in cities around the world.
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