Events

Wednesday, April 23

Art in the Library Exhibit

Art in the Library Exhibit

Art in the Library provides an inviting setting to showcase the talent of our own community of student, faculty, staff, and alumni artists. Established in...

Library, 3rd Floor North  
Bike 2 Campus

Bike 2 Campus

The Chicago Network of Sustainability in Higher Education (CNSHE) will host its first Chicago Bike2Campus Week April 21-25. The network of professionals...

Chicago  
Manifest History

Manifest History

What began as a showcase for graduating students has quickly become the pride of Columbia College Chicago and Chicago art community. In its twelve year...

Library, 3rd floor, west  
The Aesthetics of Research

The Aesthetics of Research

While library use and research are integral to traditional scholarship, the role they play in artistic creation is very often overlooked. The Aesthetics of...

Library, 1st Floor  
My Florence: Photographs by Art Shay

My Florence: Photographs by Art Shay 8am

Columbia College Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) and Library present My Florence, a photographic project by renowned Chicago...

Library, 2nd Floor  
Breakfast with the Faculty: Planning for the Future

Breakfast with the Faculty: Planning for the... 8:30am

Join Dr. Kwang-Wu for a conversation series with the faculty. Faculty only event. RSVP required.

 
RISK:  Empathy, Art and Social Practice

RISK: Empathy, Art and Social Practice 9am

RISK considers the interdependent role of empathy and risk in socially engaged art as practiced by Chicago contemporary artists. The exhibition focuses on...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
We Become Each Other’s Unmakers

We Become Each Other’s Unmakers 9am

WE BECOME EACH OTHER’S UNMAKERS, the fifth installment in the Collaborative Exhibition series pairs graduate students of Interdisciplinary Arts and Creative...

33 E Congress, First floor  
#DocYourWorld

#DocYourWorld 9:30am

Faculty and Students from Cinema Art +Science, TV, Radio, Journalism, IAM, Photography and Creative Writing invite you to #DocYourWorld 2014. #DocYourWorld ...

Film Row Cinema, Film Row & other locations- Please check the website for schedule  
Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood

Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood 10am

Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood aims to challenge long-held stereotypes and sentimental views of motherhood by addressing issues such as gender...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
Manifest T-Shirt Distribution

Manifest T-Shirt Distribution 10am

STUDENTS - Grab your FREE Manifest T-Shirt every Wednesday through the month of April! If you can't make it to this location, don't fret. Stop by the...

600 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL , Lobby  
Open Basketball at the Goodman Center

Open Basketball at the Goodman Center 10am

Come and hoop at Roosevelt Universities Goodman Center, 501 S. Wabash. Free to all Columbia students with valid student ID.

501 S. Wabash  
Bakin' With Jane

Bakin' With Jane 11am

Columbia College Chicago's Special Events and Planning classes will be hosting a bake sale and book drive for 826Chi, Open Books, and Sit Stay Read. We will...

33 E. Congress, Lobby  
Pougialis Fine Art Competition

Pougialis Fine Art Competition 11am

The Pougialis Fine Art award is a yearly competition that offers promising fine art students at Columbia College Chicago an opportunity to study as an...

619 S Wabash  
Afternoon Fix Presented by Biggest Mouth 2014

Afternoon Fix Presented by Biggest Mouth 2014 11:30am

We're celebrating our 8th year of Biggest Mouth at the Metro by giving Columbia students their afternoon fixes of acoustic performancea and lunch treats!

623 S Wabash, Haus  
Music Student Convocation

Music Student Convocation 12pm

Music convocations include important announcements, information, and performances. Music students are required to attend one per month.

Music Center, Concert Hall  
Water Wednesdays

Water Wednesdays 12pm

Come on out and grab a “Think Green” mug and use it to refill your water between classes, during workouts, and other daily activities. Be sure to tweet us on...

 
Wednesday Noon Guitar Concert Series at the Conaway

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

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  
One Tribe: Me, Myself, and I

One Tribe: Me, Myself, and I 12:15pm

Join One Tribe for the next workshop in our spring series WITH LOVE, FROM ONE TRIBE in which we explore love through the lens of social justice and...

Multicultural Affairs, Multipurpose Studio  
COUNTdown to 24HN: Reverse Trick-or-Treating

COUNTdown to 24HN: Reverse Trick-or-Treating 1pm

Members of Residence Hall Association will be handing out 24 Hour Night promotional material and snacks to help students refuel throughout the day. Make sure...

623 S Wabash, Lobby  
Mary Stuart (Matinee Performance)

Mary Stuart (Matinee Performance) 1:30pm

COLUMBIA COLLEGE THEATRE DEPARTMENT PRESENTS Mary Stuart April 16-26, 2014 Studio 404 72 E. 11th Street Written by Friedrich Schiller Translation by...

72 E 11th, Studio 404  
Bike 2 Campus Week: C4Cycling Bicycle Tune-up

Bike 2 Campus Week: C4Cycling Bicycle Tune-up 2pm

Get your wheels ready to hit the streets with Columbia’s resident bike group, the Columbia College Chicago C4 Cycling Association. C4 members will be...

623 S Wabash  
Getting started with Virb

Getting started with Virb 3pm

Here is your chance to set-up your Virb account. At this one-hour workshop you'll get an overview of the system features, including best practice tips to...

623 S Wabash, 307  
Gallery Talk and Book Signing: Exhibiting artists Tierney Gearon, Elinor Carucci and MoCP Curator and Associate Director Karen Irvine

Gallery Talk and Book Signing: Exhibiting... 4pm

Join us at MoCP for a gallery talk and book signing with two artists from the Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood exhibition, running April 18 - July 13,...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
Newsmakers - IE2014

Newsmakers - IE2014 4pm

The Journalism Department and Portfolio Center are inviting professional guests from the Chicago area and beyond to a networking reception and an opportunity...

33 E. Congress Chicago, IL 60605, 2nd Floor  
Riders to the Sea by John Millington Synge A Level III Student Project

Riders to the Sea by John Millington Synge A... 4pm

Columbia College Theatre Department Presents: Riders to the Sea by John Millington Synge Directed by Kevin Boots A Level III Student Project

72 E 11th, Classic Studio  
Self Defense and Street Smarts Class

Self Defense and Street Smarts Class 4pm

Learn how to avoid being the victim of a crime and repel an attacker.

Fitness Studio, lower level  
After Hours in the Fashion Study Collection — Activewear

After Hours in the Fashion Study Collection —... 5pm

Bathing suits, ski suits, jumpsuits, and more! The Fashion Study Collection’s sports and leisure apparel will be on base.

Fashion Study Collection, 803  
Latino Alliance Weekly Meeting

Latino Alliance Weekly Meeting 5pm

Interested in the Latino culture and community on campus? Come join us so you can meet some new people, hear about our upcoming events, our dance team, and...

618 S Michigan, 4th Floor, Multipurpose Studio  
Radio Reception - IE2014

Radio Reception - IE2014 5pm

The Radio Department and Portfolio Center are inviting professional guests from the Chicago area and beyond to a special showcase of your recent work. They...

33 E. Congress Chicago, IL 60605, 1st Floor  
Science and Math Colloquium: "Education as a Two-Way Highway"

Science and Math Colloquium: "Education as... 5pm

“Education as a two-way information highway: how research helps physics instructors and students learn from each other" Students often see their learning...

600 S Michigan, Ferguson Auditorium  
Volleyball Tournament

Volleyball Tournament 6pm

This is an open 4 on 4 volleyball tournament so bring your best 4 players. We will start off by having a staff vs students warm up games for bragging...

501 South Wabash ave. 60605  
The Deglobalization of World Sign Language

The Deglobalization of World Sign Language 6:30pm

By Crom Saunders, Assistant Professor, MA The ongoing increase in exposure to American Sign Language (ASL) in cultures and communities around the world is...

624 S Michigan, Room 602  
Bassel & The Supernaturals: Syrian Heart, Midwestern Soul

Bassel & The Supernaturals: Syrian Heart,... 7pm

Chicago ensemble Bassel & The Supernaturals bring down the house with their special brand of indie funk and soul! Join band leader Bassel Al-Madani after...

1104 S Wabash, Conaway Center  
Michael Lambert Senior Recital

Michael Lambert Senior Recital 7pm

Student Michael Lambert will give his Senior Performance.

Music Center, Concert Hall  
Mary Stuart

Mary Stuart 7:30pm

A Protestant queen and a popular Catholic contender compete for the crown and their lives at a crucial moment in the history of the British Empire. Queen...

72 E 11th, Studio 404  
Vinyasa Yoga

Vinyasa Yoga 7:30pm

Improve your focus, balance, flexibility, energy levels and peacefulness through this age old mind body workout. Students of all fitness levels are invited.

731 S Plymouth, lower level  
Boeing Boeing by Marc Camoletti A Level IV Student Project

Boeing Boeing by Marc Camoletti A Level IV... 8pm

Columbia College Theatre Department Presents: Boeing Boeing by Marc Camoletti Directed by Tyler Christie A Level IV Student Project

72 E 11th, New Studio  

Wednesday, April 23