Columbia College Chicago


Thursday, April 19

Lindsey Higgins, Empty Spaces

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

Manifest T-Shirt Distribution

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 -...


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...

Expanding Your Online Presence with Your Portfolio

Is your portfolio ready to be shared with the world? Join us at for this discussion about how to promote your portfolio online. You'll learn how to get it in...

CTVA Speaker Series with Aleksandar Hemon

Inside the Industry with Award-Winning Writer Aleksandar Hemon (Distinguished Writer in Residence) who was a writer on the entire second season of Sense8 and...

Mason Jar Luminaries

Need to brighten your space? Come to the Workroom and make your own mason jar luminary!

Speak Your Truth Creative Writing Collective General Meeting

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!


Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department presents: Wolves by Steve Yockey Directed by Matthew Masino Ben, a timid and young city-dweller, freaks out...

Preserving Us: Documenting Life at the Belmont Rocks

Join Owen Keehnen (LGBTQ Author amd Historian) and Carmelo Esterrich (Associate Professor) as they discuss Keehnen’s efforts to preserve and disseminate the...

Self Defense and Street Smarts

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.

Andrew Gercak Senior Recital

Senior percussionist Andrew Gercak will give his senior performance!

Biggest Mouth

Biggest Mouth is finally here! Come watch these twelve performers battle it out to win $1000 and open for the Manifest headliner! Did we mention we're also...

Student Piano and Strings Recital #5

Columbia piano and strings students will perform at the Sherwood Concert hall.

The Art House and Writer/Director Gabe Klinger

Free Special Event: Thursday April 19th - 7PM @ 1104 S Wabash room 504 The Art House will be welcoming special guest Gabe Klinger, writer / director of...

Abduction: The Musical

A new, original musical comedy, written and performed Columbia students. A staged concert reading with a portion of proceeds going to Girls 4 Science, a...

The Conference of the Birds

Without the presence of Simorgh—a mythical bird from Iranian mythology—the birds of the world have no direction. To find their beloved King, the flock must...

Thursday, April 19