Tag: Great Cities Institute

New Report Details a Crisis of Disconnected Youth in Chicago CHICAGO — A new report, Abandoned in their Neighborhoods: Youth Joblessness Amidst the Flight of Industry and Opportunity, commissioned by the Alternative Schools Network (ASN) and developed by the University of Illinois at …

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COUNTY COMMISSIONER GAINER HEARING ZEROS IN ON DISCONNECTED YOUTH CRISIS New Report Shows Cook County Worst in Nation for Black 20-24 Year Olds Out of School & Out of Work CHICAGO – The numbers in a new University of Illinois …

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THINKINC. WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT With strategic direction, conceptual design, content and copy assistance from Thinkinc., the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Great Cities Institute (GCI) unveiled a new website to reflect the organization’s reaffirmation of and central focus on harnessing the …

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