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    Steve Edwards

    Executive Director, University of Chicago Institute of Politics

    Steve Edwards is the executive director of the University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics, which is led by former White House Senior Advisor David Axelrod. Previously, he was an award-winning journalist whose work appeared on the BBC, Bloomberg, PBS and PRI. Most recently, he spent nearly 14 years at WBEZ, Chicago’s NPR member station, where he served as host of the acclaimed daily shows Eight Forty-Eight and The Afternoon Shift. In 2007 to 2008, he studied U.S. immigration as a Knight Wallace Fellow at the University of Michigan.

    Past Events

    Wednesday, Oct 15 2014

    9 AM

    There are 11 million undocumented immigrants living in America today—a population nearly equal to that of the state of Illinois. Join policy expert... read more
    1 hour | Conversation | Morningstar

    Tuesday, Oct 15 2013

    4 PM

    Chicago is the city of blue collar tradition and Midwestern family values. It also happens to be a budding frontier of some of the world’s greatest... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art

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