Wednesday, September 25

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  
Black Vocality: Cultural Memory, Identities, and Practices of African-American Singing Styles

Black Vocality: Cultural Memory, Identities,... 9am

A two-day symposium on how contemporary African-American vocal styles influence and express the reshaping of new cultural identities. Join performers,...

Music Center, Concert Hall  
Book an appointment with a tutor

Book an appointment with a tutor 9am

Why wait? The Learning Studio has tutors available seven days a week during the fall semester to meet with students to offer academic support in Writing,...

618 S. Michigan Ave., 1st floor  
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  
Open Audition: Cirque2B Performance Group

Open Audition: Cirque2B Performance Group 10am

CIRQUE 2B is Columbia College Chicago’s unique pool of talented student performers, who make Columbia’s true spirit shine at events. We are jugglers,...

HAUS at the Quincy Wong Center for Artistic Expression  
Fall 2013 Study Abroad Fair

Fall 2013 Study Abroad Fair 11am

Come meet with Columbia program representatives, other international organizations, independent program providers, and past study abroad students to learn...

Stage Two  
One Tribe: First Meeting of the Year!

One Tribe: First Meeting of the Year! 12pm

One Tribe is a student organization that addresses issues of multiculturalism, inclusion, and social justice at the college. All students are invited to...

Multicultural Affairs, Multipurpose Studio  
Student Organization Expo

Student Organization Expo 12pm

Save the Date! Student Activities and Leadership will host the annual Student Organization Expo - don't miss out on this opportunity to learn more about...

916 S. Wabash Ave., 4th Floor (Loft) and Room 301 (Workroom)  
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  
C4Cycling Bike Tune-Ups

C4Cycling Bike Tune-Ups 2pm

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  
Backstory Creative Response Readings

Backstory Creative Response Readings 3:30pm

In conjunction with the Backstory exhibition, the MoCP commissioned three writers from the Columbia College Chicago's acclaimed Fiction Writing department to...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
Info Session for J-term class, Place, Process, Portfolio: Travel Stories

Info Session for J-term class, Place, Process,... 3:30pm

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  
Career Wednesdays: Presenting Portfolios

Career Wednesdays: Presenting Portfolios 4pm

What’s the best way to present your work? How should you present yourself and what else should you have in addition to your portfolio? We’ll cover and...

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  
Pitch Please! Viva Doc presents student pitches

Pitch Please! Viva Doc presents student pitches 5pm

Want to be involved in the production of a documentary? Swing by The Doc Center this Wednesday and hear two-three pitches from students who need your help.

Doc Center, 407  
Black Student Union Meeting

Black Student Union Meeting 6:30pm

Join the Black Student Union for our weekly meeting! Come out and learn about how to get involved with the organization, upcoming events, and you could win...

Freelancing Tool Kit: Creating Your Marketing Plan

Freelancing Tool Kit: Creating Your Marketing Plan 6:30pm

You are ready to launch your freelance career, but how will you build a client base? Join us for a workshop about marketing essentials: branding yourself,...

623 S. Wabash Ave., Room 311  
Black Vocality: Concluding Performance

Black Vocality: Concluding Performance 7:30pm

The concluding activity of the two-day Black Vocality symposium, featuring Pamela Z (performer and composer, San Francisco) and Mankwe Ndosi (vocal performer...

Music Center, Concert Hall  
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, September 25