Wednesday, October 9

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  
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  
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  
Fall Wellness Fair

Fall Wellness Fair 10am

The biannual Wellness Fair offers students a host of wellness, both mental and physical, resources and information including free condoms, HIV / STD...

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  
Safe Computing

Safe Computing 10am

Protect yourself from cyber-thieves by understanding the tricks they use against you. Safely navigate the internet with the helpful tips provided during...

600 S. Michigan Ave., 1313  
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 Two  
Prague Summer 2014 Informational Meeting

Prague Summer 2014 Informational Meeting 12pm

Learn about the course, teachers, and Prague. Contact Craig Sigele for additional details at

624 S. Michigan Ave., 800-L  
Queerstory Knowledge Bowl

Queerstory Knowledge Bowl 12pm

October is National LGBTQ History Month! Do you know your queer history? Whether you're an expert or a novice, join us for a rousing game of LGBTQ trivia....

Multicultural Affairs, Multipurpose Studio  
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 Ave., Conaway Center  
World Bazaar Auditions

World Bazaar Auditions 12pm

Come show us what makes you the worldly individual that you are during World Bazaar Live Performance auditions. Auditions are taking place at the...

618 S. Michigan Ave., Multicultural Affairs, 4th Floor  
C4Cycling Bike Tune-Ups

C4Cycling Bike Tune-Ups 2:15pm

C4Cycling Bike Tune-Ups will be happening Wednesdays & Thursdays (weather permitting) from 2-4pm in front of 623 Wabash! Suggested $5 donation gets you chain...

623 S. Wabash Ave.  
Core Mat Class

Core Mat Class 3pm

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  
Teach for America information session

Teach for America information session 3:30pm

Students: Ever thought about teaching after you graduate? Consider Teach for America. TFA Recruitment Associate Emily Fitch will be on campus on Wednesday,...

600 S. Michigan Ave., #401  
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  
Actuality Media screening with Viva Doc

Actuality Media screening with Viva Doc 5pm

Viva Doc's members Tim Jacks and Erin Turney will screen their short documentaries that they made with Actuality Media, followed by a Q&A for further...

Doc Center, 407  
A Fierce Green Fire

A Fierce Green Fire 6:30pm

CHICAGO PREMIERE: A thesis film in the most literal of senses, director Mark Kitchell (Berkeley in the Sixties) chronicles five decades of crucial moments in...

Ferguson Theater, 1st Floor  
David Lazar and Jill Talbot Reading

David Lazar and Jill Talbot Reading 6:30pm

Come join us for the fourth reading event in Columbia College Chicago's Department of Creative Writing Fall 2013 Reading Series. Starring David Lazar (author...

Stage Two, Second Floor  
Afro Azul Cafe

Afro Azul Cafe 7pm


Cinema Slapdown Round 47: GIRLS

Cinema Slapdown Round 47: GIRLS 7pm

Cinema Art + Science x Television = Round 47: Lena Dunham's Girls (TV/MA x3) followed by a debate featuring Television Critic for the Huffington Post...

1104 S. Wabash Ave., 8th 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  

Wednesday, October 9