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Events

Friday, October 12

Beautiful Monstrosities: From She-Beasts to Final Girls Exhibit

Join the Library and the Aesthetics of Research for a celebration of all things women in horror—from helpless to heroic, stereotype to archetype. As part of...

Setting the Stage: The Theatre Building at Columbia College Chicago

Journey through the history of the 72 East 11th St. building, from its roots as the home to the Woman's City Club of Chicago in 1929 to its newly renovated...

Corrosive Like Salt Water

September 4 — October 19, 2018 Reception: September 13, 5—7 p.m. Corrosive Like Salt Water gathers the work of Puerto Rican artists whose practices pose...

Heather Monks: Flores et Lumen

By studying the interplay between flowers and light, Heather Monks creates photographs that encourage new perspectives on the delicate nature of our world by...

Getting Started with Portfolium

Learn how to showcase your experience and join the Columbia community on Portfolium, our free digital portfolio network! This intro session will help you:...

Prep & Process Info: Game, Illustration, and Animation Internships

Thinking about applying to Blizzard, Pixar, or a local studio? The most important thing is to be prepared when the internships are posted so you can hit the...

Columbia Weekend 2018

It is our pleasure to invite you to Columbia College Chicago’s Annual Columbia Weekend on October 12 and 13, 2018. Join us for a weekend of student...

FAFSA Help Session at College Advising

Financial aid representatives will be on hand to assist you with completing your 2019-20 FAFSA. To RSVP, click "I'm Interested".   Come to the session...

Haunted House Info Sessions—Get Involved!

Want to be involved in creating one of the most popular events on campus? Haunted House needs volunteers! We need ACTORS, MAKEUP ARTISTS, PRODUCTION...

Drag! At The Disco

Con-drag-ulations! You are invited to boogie down with Student Programming Board at our second annual drag show. Take a chance on SPB and come down to Stage...

HHSS Gallery and Meet & Greet

This exhibition, curated by Oscar Valdez from Humanities, History, and Social Sciences (HHSS) with material from the archival collection, highlights 15 years...

Heather Monks: Flores et Lumen Opening Reception

By studying the interplay between flowers and light, Heather Monks creates photographs that encourage new perspectives on the delicate nature of our world by...

Little Indie Press Festival

Columbia College Library and The Aesthetics of Research Project, which is dedicated to exploring the role libraries play in the creative process, announces...

Paula Pfeffer and Cheryl Johnson-Odim Political Cartoon Exhibit

Exhibiting 15+ years of selected materials from the College Archives, curated by Oscar Valdez of the Humanities, History, and Social Sciences Department...

Photography Student Exhibition Reception

Come and celebrate “The Americans Now”… the Photography Department’s student exhibition currently on display at the Library on the second floor. The works...

ShopColumbia 10th Anniversary Celebration

This fall at the Averill and Bernard Leviton Gallery, ShopColumbia will be celebrating “10 Years of Representing Columbia Artists.” Since opening in the fall...

ShopColumbia Spotlight Exhibition: Then and Now (Closing Reception)

ShopColumbia presents: Spotlight Exhibition: Then and Now September 4—October 19, 2018Reception: October 12, 4—9 p.m. The Spotlight Exhibition Then and...

The Crawl: Pumpkin Decorating

Kick off the fall season and show off your creative side by decorating a mini pumpkin! We'll have paint, glitter, beads, and more to help get your creative...

“I’m for an Art That …”: Exhibition Reception

New students from the Art and Art History department respond visually to the prompt: “I’m for an Art That …”, an invitational art exhibition hosted by the...

Columbia Crawl: Acoustic Kitchen Special Performance

A special performance to highlight the best of the student acts from the monthly Columbia College Acoustic Kitchen concerts. Come to enjoy great acoustic...

Say It with Pictures: A Conversation with Deborah Willis

The Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) hosts art historian Amy Mooney in conversation with the esteemed photography scholar Deborah Willis in a...

“Say It With Pictures” Then and Now: Chicago’s African American Photographers

The Museum of Contemporary Photography will host art historian Amy Mooney in conversation with the esteemed photography scholar Deborah Willis in an...

Cult Cinema Club Weekly Meeting

Join the Cult Cinema Club as we watch and discuss cult films, B-movies, and other cinematic oddities. Each week we will screen a different cult film. The...

Cinema Slapdown Round 76: ROSEANNE

Paragon of practical parenthood, or role model for bad role models? Join us for a screening of two ROSEANNE episodes followed by opposing sides, Professor...

 Ephrat Asherie Dance

“Asherie (aka Bounce) blew the audience away with her handsomely arranged and expert breaking, club dancing and vogueing. Simply put, it's great to see a...

Friday, October 12