UChicago Urban Network

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The University of Chicago Urban Network brings together research institutes, policy labs, centers, and academic units from across the university that are working in urban science, practice, and civic engagement.

As leaders in urban research and policy, University of Chicago Urban Network members are confronting challenges in cities around the globe through rigorous testing and analysis, development of fundamental ideas, application of emerging technologies, and partnerships with global and community leaders.

Urban October

Urban October at UChicago is a monthlong initiative bringing together policy leaders, public officials, community members, and leading researchers from Chicago and around the world to focus on some of the most profound challenges facing global cities.

UChicago Urban Network members include: