August 28, 2019

We are thrilled to share a recent profile featuring Chicago Center on ABC7 News! A huge thank you to Zach Ben-Amots for capturing the important work happening at our organization and to Joe Krivit, FA'17, for the connection that made this all possible. Please feel free...

August 21, 2019

Check out the first full 48 hours with our Fall 2019 students! They explored the downtown Loop District with Dr. Scott Chesebro, had lunch at the Revival Food Hall, made their way up to the top of the Willis Tower, took a water taxi to Navy Pier, met the CCULC staff, i...

August 2, 2019

 This summer. Meghan Kindred from Southwestern College, became the fourth consecutive CCULC student to complete an internship with University of Chicago Police Department! Check out the video below Join us as we sit down with Meghan to discuss her internship and the pe...

July 17, 2019

Join some of the staff of Chicago Center as we experience an iconic Chicago summer festival! There's nothing better than a day under the skyline enjoying the many flavors of the city at the Taste of Chicago.

November 14, 2018

On October 12 I presented a paper at the Association for Clinical and Applied Sociology.  The title of the paper was “Teaching gentrification through engaged learning and scholarship.” The purpose of the presentation was to demonstrate that a subject such as gentrifica...

November 8, 2018

Seeing and hearing the success stories that our Chicago Centers alums produce is what makes it all worth it. We feature Fall 2017's Nate Otto from Bluffton University, as he tells us about his process to the Chicago Center as a student, and what he is up to now. 

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