Thursday, September 5

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  


This exhibition addresses how artists invent new realities by challenging old constructs of race, gender, and national identity. These artists use a variety...

619 S. Wabash Ave.  
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  
College Advising Center Walk-Ins

College Advising Center Walk-Ins 9am

Welcome back! We’ve missed you … School starts Sept. 3 & to best serve our awesome student population (that’s you!), between August 26 and September 13,...

College Advising Center  
Fall 2013 U-Pass Distribution

Fall 2013 U-Pass Distribution 9am

Distribution dates for Fall 2013 start August 29. For more information on U-Pass and complete list of distribution dates visit

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  
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  
Big Mouth

Big Mouth 6pm

Calling all comedians, singer-song writers, poets, dancers, musicians and performers: It's the 1st Big Mouth of the year and all genres and styles of talent...

Conaway Center, 1st floor  
Chicago Summerdance: Latin, Samba

Chicago Summerdance: Latin, Samba 6pm

Take a walk to Columbia's campus's backyard and learn a whole new set of moves to show off all year long.

Grant Park, Meet in 731 S Plymouth, The Court  
Columbia Jazz Showcase at Mothers in Gold Coast

Columbia Jazz Showcase at Mothers in Gold Coast 8pm

Check out the best of Columbia's jazz students and alumni perform live at Mothers the first Thursday night school's back in session. Lineup: lePercolateur...

26 W. Division -- Mothers, Mothers  

Thursday, September 5