Dick Simpson a fixture in Chicago’s political and academic spheres for more than 50 years is retired and looking forward to life outside a UIC classroom.


Dick Simpson has been an institution within an institution for 55 years as a professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Simpson, UIC professor emeritus of political science, has thrived in Chicago’s political and academic spheres over the decades as:

  • 44th Ward Alderman from 1971-1979
  • executive board member of the…


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