Events

Wednesday, November 13

Celebrating William Russo: Exhibition

Celebrating William Russo: Exhibition

William Russo was a distinguished composer of jazz, rock, symphonic music, operas, ballets, film scores, and music-theatre works. He founded the Columbia...

Library, 1st Floor  
Chicago: A Celebration

Chicago: A Celebration

Exhibit of photographs by Archie Lieberman of different Chicago neighborhoods created for the book, Chicago, published in 1980 with photography by Archie...

Library, 3rd Floor West  
Codex Express Yourself: Fall 2013

Codex Express Yourself: Fall 2013

These artistic creations, “one-of-a-kind” books were made by current undergraduate students enrolled in HHSS dept. course: “LATIN AMERICAN ART, LITERATURE...

618 S Michigan, 4th Floor, Multipurpose Studio  
College Archives: Behind the Scenes

College Archives: Behind the Scenes

Learn about the work College Archives staff performs to create access and highlight collection materials for research. Gain knowledge about material related...

Library, 4th floor  
Department Snapshot: Marketing Communications

Department Snapshot: Marketing Communications

The exhibit focuses on the history of the advertising curriculum at Columbia College from its first coursework in 1946 to the present day.

Library, 3rd floor east  
Legible / Illegible

Legible / Illegible

A showcase of typefaces that explore the limits of legibility, the elements in this display derive from books housed in the Library Special Collections....

Library, 4th Floor  
Len Strazewski: Five Collaborations

Len Strazewski: Five Collaborations

First installed last fall in the Faculty Lounge, this exhibit highlights comic stories that Len Strazewski wrote or co-wrote from the mid-1980s to the...

Library, 2nd Floor  
Of Walking

Of Walking

Of Walking features eight contemporary artists whose works are made by, about, or in observation of walking - one of humankind's most basic acts. From their...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
David Plowden: Heartland: The Plains and the Prairie Exhibit

David Plowden: Heartland: The Plains and the... 9:00am

The Museum of Contemporary Photograpy at Columbia College Chicago and the Columbia College Chicago Library are pleased to present an exhibition of works by...

Library, Third Floor, North  
DIY: Photographers and Books

DIY: Photographers and Books 10:00am

A second iteration of an exhibition exploring print-on-demand photo books. Originally curated by Barbara Tannenbaum for the Cleveland Museum of Art, DIY:...

Center for Book, Paper and Print, Gallery  
Fashion Studies SiLA Information Session

Fashion Studies SiLA Information Session 10:00am

Learn wardrobe styling and costuming for an actual movie script while also meeting industry professionals in LA! May 27, 2014- June 27, 2014

624 S Michigan, 1001K  
Form and Expression: The Written Word

Form and Expression: The Written Word 10:00am

This exhibition surveys books, drawings, manuscripts and collaborations by American Calligraphic artist Thomas Ingmire. Collaborating poets and artists...

Center for Book, Paper and Print, Gallery  
ASL-English Interpretation Open House

ASL-English Interpretation Open House 12:00pm

Carnival Extravaganza!!!!Join us for snacks, raffles, promotioal items, and performances as we celebrate 20 years! Interpreters Provided

33 E Congress, 101  
Wednesday Noon Guitar Concert Series at the Conaway

Wednesday Noon Guitar Concert Series at the... 12:00pm

Columbia guitar students will perform a selection of jazz and contemporary tunes during the lunch hour at the Conaway Center.

1104 S Wabash, Conaway Center  
Core Mat Class

Core Mat Class 3:00pm

This is a full body exercise class using Pilates, yoga and calisthenics that focuses on strengthening the midsection, hips and butt in every exercise. Shape...

Fitness Studio  
"Her Choice:  Exploring Identity Formation and Dress Among Iranian-Muslim Women living in the United States"

"Her Choice: Exploring Identity Formation... 3:30pm

Join us as Ali Howell share with us information she has gained through in-depth interviews with first-generation Iranian immigrant women living in the U.S. ,...

618 S Michigan, 4th Floor  
Career Wednesdays: Anatomy of an Interview

Career Wednesdays: Anatomy of an Interview 4:00pm

You're busy personalizing cover letters and submitting resumes- don't forget what comes next! You landed the interview, now learn how to make an impression...

Portfolio Center Annex, 311  
Self Defense Class

Self Defense Class 4:30pm

Learn how to avoid becoming a victim of a crime and repel an attack at various levels of force. This class will develop self-confidence, discipline and peace...

Fitness Studio  
Gasland 2 screening with EPIC & Viva Doc

Gasland 2 screening with EPIC & Viva Doc 5:00pm

EPIC and Viva Doc, two student-run organzations at Columbia, are co-sponsoring a screening of Gasland 2, which will be followed by a discussion on the doc's...

Screening Room 302, 302  
Science and Mathematics Colloquium: "What can organic molecules do for semiconductor quantum dots?"

Science and Mathematics Colloquium: "What... 5:00pm

Quantum dots are colloidal nanocrystals of semiconductor that are confined in all three spatial dimensions. This spatial confinement leads to optical and...

600 S Michigan, Ferguson Auditorium  
Andrew Forsthoefel Talk: Walking to Listen

Andrew Forsthoefel Talk: Walking to Listen 5:30pm

On October 14, 2011 at the age of 23, Andrew Forsthoefel embarked on a 4,000 mile walk across America from his home in Philadelphia to the Pacific Ocean with...

623 S Wabash, 109  
Shanna Compton & Nick Twemlow Poetry Reading

Shanna Compton & Nick Twemlow Poetry Reading 5:30pm

The Department of Creative Writing features Shanna Compton and Nick Twemlow in the 2013 Fall Poetry Reading Series. SHANNA COMPTON's books include Brink...

Stage Two, Second Floor  
Take 1 Student Film Festival

Take 1 Student Film Festival 5:30pm

Cinema Art + Science presents the Take 1 Student Film Festival, a juried festival featuring finalist films from Moving Image Production I & II in Fiction...

Film Row Cinema, 8th Floor  
Hairspray

Hairspray 6:30pm

Book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan Music by Marc Shaiman Lyrics by Scott Whitman and Marc Shaiman Directed by Michael Ryczek Musical Direction by...

72 E 11th, Getz Theater  
The "Barbershop"

The "Barbershop" 6:30pm

Dynamic conversation, dinner, free haircuts and a great opportunity to network with African American faculty and staff.

618 S Michigan, 4th floor  
Yoga Class

Yoga Class 7:30pm

Whether it’s your first yoga class or you’re a seasoned pro, you ‘ll enjoy this restorative mind/ body class. Develop balance in your life; Namaste.

Fitness Studio  
Dark Play or Stories for Boys By Carlos Murillo A Level III Student Project

Dark Play or Stories for Boys By Carlos Murillo... 8:30pm

Columbia College Chicago Theatre Program Presents: Dark Play or Stories for Boys By Carlos Murillo Directed by: Tyler Christie A Level III Student Project

72 E 11th, Classic Studio  

Wednesday, November 13