Friday, October 4

Art in the Library: Fall 2013

Art in the Library: Fall 2013

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  
Backstory: LaToya Ruby Frazier, Ron Jude and Guillaume Simoneau

Backstory: LaToya Ruby Frazier, Ron Jude and...

Recognizing both the allure and the inherent fiction of image-based narrative, the three artists in this exhibition, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Ron Jude, and...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
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  
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  
2013 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition

2013 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition 9am

2013 Albert P. Weisman Award Exhibition September 3 – October 11, 2013 Reception: Wednesday, September 18, 5 – 7pm Part of the Wabash Arts Corridor...

The Arcade  
CUP Forum

CUP Forum 9am

CUP forums contain important information and announcements for Music students in the Contemporary, Urban, and Popular Music program.

Music Center, Concert Hall  
Shades of Darkness

Shades of Darkness 9am

September 3 - November 1, 2013Opening Reception: September 18, 5-8pmShades of Darkness is focused on building connections between current students and recent...

C33 Gallery  
Slow Read

Slow Read 9am

September 3 – November 2, 2013Opening Reception: September 18, 5-8pmPart of the Wabash Arts Corridor Crawl Slow Read presents the work of five Chicago...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
DIY: Photographers and Books

DIY: Photographers and Books 10am

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  
Form and Expression: The Written Word

Form and Expression: The Written Word 10am

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  
Semester in LA Information Session

Semester in LA Information Session 10am

Do you have questions about Semester in LA? Are you interested in studying first hand on a Studio Lot? Join staff/faculty members to discuss the Semester in...

1104 S. Wabash, ROOM 504  
Password Management

Password Management 10:30am

The first line of cyber-security defense is strong password management. Listen to these tips to keep your passwords out of the wrong hands. (This National...

600 S. Michigan Ave., 401  
Imperfect Symmetry: A Compendium

Imperfect Symmetry: A Compendium 11am

October 8- November 7 Thirteen individual artists and collaborators explore manifestations of “imperfect symmetry”— a phenomenon emerging at the hazy border...

Writers at Lunch

Writers at Lunch 11am

All writing students are welcome to come share their work and discuss topics with other students at a free lunch & open mic.

Stage 2  
Jazz Gallery in the Lobby

Jazz Gallery in the Lobby 12pm

Jazz gallery features a Columbia student Jazz combo performing in the lobby of the Music Center.

Music Center, Lobby  
Flag Football

Flag Football 1pm

Prepare for a weekend of football by developing your skills in a friendly game of flag football.

Grant Park, 9th and Michigan  
Info Session for J-term class, Place, Process, Portfolio: Travel Stories

Info Session for J-term class, Place, Process,... 1pm

Create! Collaborate! California! Spend J Session in a multidisciplinary exploration of rural Marin County and urban San Francisco. Hike Muir Woods, visit the...

600 S. Michigan Ave., 8th floor  
Jazz Forum

Jazz Forum 2pm

A special performance event for Columbia Jazz Students.

Music Center, Concert Hall  
Getting started with Virb

Getting started with Virb 3pm

The Portfolio Center has partnered with to offer an easy and quick way to create an enhanced portfolio website that will cost you absolutely nothing...

623 S. Wabash Ave., 307  
Columbia Whovians Recruitment Meeting

Columbia Whovians Recruitment Meeting 3:30pm

Doctor Who?It's time to have our semi-annual Recruitment Meeting!Bring your friends and have some fun!If your new to Who, this meeting's especially for...

Library, 3rd Floor (back of the floor!)  
Yoga Class

Yoga Class 4pm

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  
Self Defense Class

Self Defense Class 5pm

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  
ISO Meeting: Global Haunts

ISO Meeting: Global Haunts 5:30pm

Get spooked and share horrific tales and legends from your neck of the woods, if you dare. Find out what gives someone the chills in China or in Nigeria or...

Guitarist Norman Ruiz and Vibraphonist Jarrett Hicks in Concert

Guitarist Norman Ruiz and Vibraphonist Jarrett... 7pm

Classical guitar professor Norman Ruiz and percussion faculty Jarrett Hicks will perform in concert.

Sherwood Community Music School, Concert Hall  
Mordine & Company Dance Theatre

Mordine & Company Dance Theatre 8pm

Shirley Mordine launched The Dance Center’s performance series in 1974, four years after she founded The Dance Center’s academic department. Four decades...

Dance Center  

Friday, October 4