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Donate to the Kale Williams Scholarship Fund

In honor of Kale Williams and his career as a social justice advocate and scholar-in-residence, CURL is leading an effort to endow the Kale Williams Scholarship Fund. The fund will support continued commitment by future generations of students to his work and ideals.   LEARN MORE


The Case for Reparations: A University Response

Ta-Nehisi Coates, a National Corresponded for the Atlantic, will presented as part of a panel discussion. Tuesday March 31 | 6:30 PM | Mundelein Auditorium  

Immigration: The Long Walk to Freedom

Lawrence Benito, CEO of Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights (ICIRR) | Thursday March 26th | 7:00PM | Mundelein Auditorium   READ MORE


Spring 2015 Friday Morning Seminars

Our Spring seminars start on Friday, January 16th. CURL Friday Morning Seminars are held regularly on Friday mornings from 10:30am until 12:00pm throughout the semester in the CURL Library (Cuneo Hall, 4th Floor).   LEARN MORE

David Van Zytveld Wins the 2014 Megs Langdon Award

It is an honor to all of us at CURL to have David recognized for his very impressive work with hundreds of students and community partners in his two decades of shaping CURL’s mission and impact.  

New CURL study on expanding housing opportunities

In partnership with the Washington DC-based Poverty & Race Research Action Council and the Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council, CURL released a national report, Take a Chance on Me: A Review of the Milwaukee County Security Deposit Assistance Program in January 2015.  

CURL Videos

Check out CURL's videos! Each video focuses on a different dimension of the work and activities of the Center for Urban Research and Learning including staff, student, and community partner perspectives. Sean Young, CURL Graduate Fellow, developed, created, and edited the videos.   WATCH VIDEO


Undergraduate Fellowship Opportunities

Undergraduate Fellows work on social change-oriented research teams. Find out more and apply!   LEARN MORE

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Center for Urban Research and Learning
Loyola University Chicago · Cuneo Hall, 4th Floor, 6430 N. Kenmore Avenue, Chicago, IL 60660
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