Events

Thursday, April 12

Apocalypse, USA Exhibit

Apocalypse, USA Exhibit

In an unstable world, who knows how the world will end—climate change? zombies? the rapture? alien attack? nuclear holocaust? giant rabbits? Join us for a...

Library, 1st and 2nd Floor  
Lindsey Higgins, Empty Spaces

Lindsey Higgins, Empty Spaces 9am

Empty Spaces is an installation inspired by the unfamiliarity within familiar spaces. The work uses color to exemplify the connection between two forms.

C33 Gallery  
Manifest T-Shirt Distribution

Manifest T-Shirt Distribution 9am

STUDENTS – Grab your FREE Manifest t-shirt March 26th through May 9th from the Loft and the Workroom. Have your student ID ready! Workroom Hours: Monday -...

623 S. Wabash Ave.  
Opening Reception: Lindsey Higgins, Empty Spaces

Opening Reception: Lindsey Higgins, Empty Spaces 9am

Please join us for the opening reception of Lindsey Higgin's solo exhibition Empty Spaces. Empty Spaces is an installation inspired by the unfamiliarity...

C33 Gallery  
Waterworld

Waterworld 9am

Can you see it coming? Late at night when you are in a deep sleep you feel it—breathing like waves across the sea. Waves across time. We never understood...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
LIT Session: #brandyourself

LIT Session: #brandyourself 11am

Join the Peer Support Program for our monthly Life Ineractive Trainings to talk about the importance of developing your own brand. Whether you are a...

618 S. Michigan Ave., 4th Floor  
Starting Your Portfolio with Portfolium

Starting Your Portfolio with Portfolium 12:30pm

In this hands-on workshop you will get acquainted with Portfolium. Portfolium is an ePortfolio network for students and alumni to visually showcase their...

Career Center  
Student Film Screening: The Science of Successful Film Making

Student Film Screening: The Science of... 12:30pm

Student Film Screening: The Science of Successful Film Making Please join us for a film screening of Columbia College Chicago interns on the subject of...

Hokin Project, Room 109  
Glitch!

Glitch! 1pm

Learn simple ways to digitally manipulate photos through databending and pixel sorting—no experience required! What you need to bring: your laptop with Text...

623 S. Wabash Ave., The Workroom (First Floor)  
House on Fire Exhibition

House on Fire Exhibition 3pm

A collection of work from the Art and Art History department's Digital Media class that combine digital and anologue processes to capture our culture through...

Library, 3rd Floor North  
SiLA Orientation

SiLA Orientation 3pm

This is a mandatory meeting for students accepted into the Semester in LA Program. We will go over logistics in detail, address next steps, get info from...

Career Center, Conference Room 101  
LIT Session: Don't Be SALTy About Money

LIT Session: Don't Be SALTy About Money 4pm

Join the Peer Support Program for our monthly Life Ineractive Trainings as we delve into a coversation about money management, the perks of saving as a...

618 S. Michigan Ave., 4th Floor  
Whiteness in Decline: The Emotional Politics of White Nationalist Resurgence

Whiteness in Decline: The Emotional Politics of... 4pm

Paula Ioanide (Ithaca College) examines imagined and real losses in entitlements white Americans have come to expect and the ways these connect to the...

624 S. Michigan Ave., Collins Hall (Room 602)  
Speak Your Truth Creative Writing Collective General Meeting

Speak Your Truth Creative Writing Collective... 4:30pm

Weekly meetings for Speak Your Truth (SYT) from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. in The Loft (916 S Wabash, 4th Floor). Bring some paper and come write with us!

The Loft, Loft Tables  
A Dog's House

A Dog's House 5pm

Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department presents: A Dog's House by Micah Schraft Directed by Bailey Davis A Dog’s House is a dark comedy that tests a...

Classic Studio  
In Their Own Form: Opening Reception + Artist Talk

In Their Own Form: Opening Reception + Artist Talk 5pm

Opening Reception + Artist Talk: Ayana V. Jackson Following the opening reception for In Their Own Form, join exhibiting artist Ayana V. Jackson for a talk...

Museum of Contemporary Photography  
Waterworld Catalog Release Party and Curator Tour

Waterworld Catalog Release Party and Curator Tour 5pm

Please join the curators for a special tour and catalog release party on April 12, 2018 from 5-7 p.m. (tour starts at 6 p.m.). Can you see it coming?...

Glass Curtain Gallery  
19th Annual Columbia College Chicago Citywide Undergraduate Poetry Festival

19th Annual Columbia College Chicago Citywide... 5:30pm

Join us for the 19th Annual Columbia College Chicago Citywide Undergraduate Poetry Festival. This event features the best poetry by undergraduate students...

Stage Two  
Building Your Art Empire

Building Your Art Empire 6pm

Join the library and several Columbia community visual artists for a discussion of tactics and approaches to starting and forging a successful art-related...

Library  
Harold Mendez Lecture

Harold Mendez Lecture 6pm

Eyelids raise the curtain In this lecture, artist Harold Mendez will discuss his recent work to address the relationships between memory and possibility,...

623 S. Wabash Ave., Room 405  
Self Defense and Street Smarts

Self Defense and Street Smarts 6pm

Learn how to reduce your risk of being a victim of a crime and ruin an assailant’s weekend if they choose to attack you.

FitnessStudio  
In the Works!

In the Works! 7pm

A salon-style evening where students show in-progress choreography and performance pieces and receive feedback from the audience. With guests Paige...

Dance Center, Theater  
Live Band Karaoke

Live Band Karaoke 7pm

We're bringing rock n' roll to you! Grab your leather jacket and warm up your vocal cords, because you can be a rockstar for one night! We have Chicago's...

Conaway Center  

Thursday, April 12