Recent Events

2017 Annual Chapter Meeting

The annual chapter meeting was held on April 19, 2017 on the UIC west campus.  The following officers and directors were elected: President, Brenda Russell; 2nd Vice President, William Peterman; Treasurer, Lawrence Kloc; Director-at-Large, Kathleen Stauffer.  Illinois Sen. Daniel Biss (D-9) gave a presentation entitled “How To Make Illinois Flourish.”  The chapter thanks Program director Karen Scherman and Social director Debbie Matthews for their excellent service in executing the program and arranging the delicious luncheon that followed. Thanks also go to chapter member Jim Limber for recording Sen. Biss’ presentation; a 3-part video of it may be viewed here.  Photos from the event may be viewed here.  President Russell’s annual report for 2017 may be read here.

2016 Election Results Analysis

Prof. Dick Simpson

UIC Prof. Dick Simpson presented an analysis of the Nov. 8th election at a UIC SUAA-sponsored brownbag get-together on Nov. 18, 2016 on the UIC campus.  Thanks are due to our member Jim Limber for recording the event so that it may be viewed on the chapter’s YouTube channel.  It is in two parts: the first is 29min long, and the second is about 22 minutes in length.  Thanks are also due to chapter Program Director Karen Scherman and Social Director Debbie Matthews for their efforts in making the program enjoyable.


2016 Fall Forum

The 2016 Fall Forum was held on Oct. 26th on the UIC east campus.  More information may be found here.