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2017 Spring Event Schedule

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Saturday, April 8  Youth Government Day for High School Students Contact Carol Greenlee at 618-453-4078 to register.
Wednesday, April 12 @ 7 p.m.  The Morton-Kenney Public Affairs Lecture with Professor John Sides
George Washington University and Founder of the The Washington Post's "The Monkey Cage"
Student Center Ballroom B
Free and open to the public.
Thursday, April 20 @ 5 p.m. Meet Your Local Elected Officials with IL State Sen. Paul Schimpf and Sen. Dale Fowler
Student Center Auditorium
Free and open to the public.


Thursday, May 4 @ 6 p.m.

Reflections on 20 Years of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute with Former Illinois
Governor Jim Edgar
Student Center Auditoirum

Free and open to the public. 

Past Events

01.26.17 - Pizza and Politics with Illinois Rep. Will Guzzardi
02.16.17 - Pizza and Politics: Decoding the Illinois Budget with Jak Tichenor, Professors Linda Baker and John Jackson
03.03.17 - The Jeanne Hurley Simon Lecture with Tequia Hicks-Delgado 
03.10.17 - Illinois School Funding Fairness Conference
03.23.17 - Conference on Children In Poverty
03.28.17 - Pizza and Politics: The Simon Poll Brief Presentation