Monthly Archives: October 2018

Announcing our 2018-19 ULI Chicago Jeffrey Kahan Full-Member Fellows

ULI Chicago is pleased to announce our 2018-19 Jeffrey Kahan Full-Member Fellows, Sara Disney Haufe, Senior Transportation Engineer, Sam Schwartz and Christa Petruska, Vice President, LaSalle Investment Management. Created in memory of long-time ULI member, Jeffrey Kahan, the Kahan Fellowship provides ULI young leaders with a one-year Full membership and participation on the IOPC-Blue National Product Council, including attendance to the ULI Fall & Spring Meetings. In addition, they have been paired with a Council mentor who will act as a resource to expand their Council experience. This year’s Fellows just returned from … Read More

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Theaster Gates Receives Prestigious ULI Nichols Award

Congratulations are in order!  The highlight of the 2018 ULI Fall Meeting was Chicago-native and internationally renowned urban planner Theaster Gates receiving the 2018 J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development. Internationally acclaimed artist and urban planner Theaster Gates, whose rise to prominence began with his use of art and culture to revive underserved neighborhoods in his hometown of Chicago, has been named the 2018 recipient of the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) J.C. Nichols Prize for Visionaries in Urban Development. The Nichols Prize honors the legacy of Kansas City, Missouri, … Read More

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