Events

Wednesday, February 15

Chicago on My Mind

Chicago on My Mind

Chicago on My Mind: Selections from Private Chicago Collections Opening Reception: Friday, January 20, ​6–8 p.m. Arts + Public Life’s inaugural Resident...

Arts Incubator  
My Bloody Valentine

My Bloody Valentine

Love is terrifying. Terror is lovely. In honor of the Valentine season, join us for this celebration of all things desirous and dark, sentimental and...

Library, 1st Floor  
WAC Call for Public Art

WAC Call for Public Art

Show us your ideas for public work of any media throughout Columbia’s vast, unconventional campus! Ideas will be displayed in a special section of the...

The Arcade  
WAC Mural Proposals

WAC Mural Proposals

People’s Choice: Wabash Arts Corridor from Sketch to Street is an exhibition and competition in the Arcade gallery that will display the top 10 student...

The Arcade  
Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit

Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit 9am

DEPS presents Evoke: An Environmental Inspiration Exhibit in conjunction with the Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP). This exhibition continues the...

The Arcade  
Hareth Yousef: Tomorrow’s Entry is Not Guaranteed

Hareth Yousef: Tomorrow’s Entry is Not Guaranteed 9am

Tomorrow’s Entry is Not Guaranteed is a compilation of photographic and written personal narratives based in Palestine. The purpose of this collection is to...

C33 Gallery  
Silos

Silos 9am

As a microcosm of our society, the art world maintains a system of marginalization based on racial and cultural difference. Artists identified as “other”...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
Viviane Sassen: UMBRA

Viviane Sassen: UMBRA 10am

UMBRA is an exhibition consisting of photography and multimedia works by acclaimed fashion photographer Viviane Sassen (Dutch, b. 1972). The work in UMBRA,...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
International Buddy Info Session

International Buddy Info Session 12pm

Want to help international students adjust to American life, and learn more about their culture? Want to get paid and build your resume doing it? The...

Student Diversity and Inclusion Space, 4th Floor  
Make the Most of Handshake

Make the Most of Handshake 12pm

Over 4,000 jobs and internships are posted to Handshake, are you seeing the listings that apply to your skill sets and interests? Let us help you make the...

Career Center  
Resume and Cover Letter Workshop

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop 12pm

Would you feel comfortable sending your resume and cover letter to an employer today? If not, this workshop is for you. We will cover everything from the...

Career Center  
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  
Portfolio Review Prep Session for AIGA's Test Flight: The 2017 Spring Student Portfolio Review

Portfolio Review Prep Session for AIGA's Test... 3pm

The Career Center is hosting AIGA Chicago's Spring Student Portfolio Review and we want you to be ready! This is your chance to check in with your Career and...

Career Center  
International Buddy Info Session

International Buddy Info Session 4pm

Want to help international students adjust to American life, and learn more about their culture? Want to get paid and build your resume doing it? The...

Student Diversity and Inclusion Space, 4th Floor  
Creative Writing Summer in Prague

Creative Writing Summer in Prague 5pm

Learn how you can spend five weeks this summer as a creative writer in Prague, while earning credits towards graduation. Follow in the footsteps of Franz...

624 S. Michigan Ave., Room 800-I  
Science and Mathematics Spring 2017 Colloquium Series

Science and Mathematics Spring 2017 Colloquium... 5pm

Decoding the Mind Using Brain Machine Interfaces: Turning Thought into Action Lecture presented by Nicholas Hatsopoulos., Professor, Department of...

600 S. Michigan Ave., Ferguson Auditorium, Room 101  
ASL Institute: Advanced Conversation Workshop

ASL Institute: Advanced Conversation Workshop 6pm

Advanced American Sign Language Conversation Workshop This continuing six-week workshop focuses on intermediate through advanced development of...

33 E. Congress Pkwy, Room 412  
Aesthetics of Research Salon Series

Aesthetics of Research Salon Series 6pm

Join us for our February Salon series featuring Lettered Streets Press authors Alexis Pope and Olivia Cronk. The Aesthetics of Research Salon Series is a...

Library, 5th Floor  
Info Meeting: Summer '17 Honors Paleontology Course

Info Meeting: Summer '17 Honors Paleontology... 6:30pm

Please join us for an informational meeting on the Summer 2017 Honors Paleontology Field Observations and Methods course. This class is taught by Dr. Robin...

623 S. Wabash Ave., Room 203  
Athanasios Zervas in Concert

Athanasios Zervas in Concert 7pm

Saxophonist Athanasios Zervas will perform pieces for saxophone by: Aris Carastathis Dinos Constantinides Ilya Levinson Michael Paul Mitchell Stephen...

Music Center, Concert Hall  
Marching Band Interest Meeting

Marching Band Interest Meeting 7pm

Did you play in your high school marching band and want to continue in college? Did you never have the opportunity but wanted to try it out? Well, come to...

600 S. Michigan Ave., 101  
Peer Gynt: Evening Performances

Peer Gynt: Evening Performances 7:30pm

Peer Gynt is the original “bad boy”—a liar, a brawler and a womanizer. After his wealthy father becomes a drunkard and loses his fortune, Peer becomes...

Theatre Center, Studio 404  
Yoga, Mindful Movement with Pricilla Peach Lang

Yoga, Mindful Movement with Pricilla Peach Lang 7:30pm

Practice alignment, fundamentals and mindfulness with this beginner-friendly class. Advanced yogis encouraged to attend as well!

Plymouth Court, Fitness Studio  

Wednesday, February 15