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September 8, 2021

Welcome Back Together, Columbia!

See President Kim welcome the college community to a new academic year in this video message as Columbia begins the first day of the Fall 2021 semester.

Taz Johnson ’19 on Audio Arts and Acoustics and Persevering through the Pandemic

Johnson has been working successfully as a freelance audio engineer since 2015, taking many of the skills he learned at Columbia with him along the way.
ANNOUNCEMENTS

The Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago to Present World Premiere Dance Performance


A.I.M by Kyle Abraham will be performing their world premiere of An Untitled Love, Abraham’s newest evening-length work. Drawing from the catalogue of Grammy Award-winning R&B legend D’Angelo, this creative exaltation pays homage to the complexities of self-love and Black love, while serving as a thumping mixtape celebrating culture, family, and community.

Columbia professor's debut novel selected for One Book, One Chicago program


This year's One Book, One Chicago program explores the theme "Neighborhoods: Our City's Bedrock" and features the 2014 debut book "Bedrock Faith" by Eric Charles May.

IN THE NEWS

Meet the Winners of the Inaugural No Malice Film Contest



FORBES

Anna Lee Ackermann '20, a documentarian and freelance Chicago-based content creator in visual, audio, and written forms, placed 1st for “As We Are Planted”. Anna pursued a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Documentary with a dual focus in film and journalism and a minor in Social Media and Digital Strategy.

EVENTS

Composer/Saxophonist Athanasios Zervas in Concert at the Sherwood

Wednesday, September 8 at 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Sherwood Community Music School
1312 S. Michigan, Chicago, IL, 60605

The Museum of Contemporary Photography presents:
Opening Reception

Join us at the museum for the opening reception of American Epidemic: Guns in the United States.

Please note: For in-person events, masks as well as proof of vaccination or proof of a negative Covid test within the last 72 hours are required for entry.

Thursday, September 9 at 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
MoCP

Register here

Handshake is a Piece of Cake

You like cupcakes? So do we! Join us for a Handshake demo and learn the 3 must-haves on your profile. We’ll share tips and best practices to help you get started. Students who activate and complete their profiles will be entered into a drawing to win a piece of cake, a Molly’s Cupcakes gift card to be exact.

Wednesday, September 8 at 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
More dates through October 7, 2021
Virtual Event



 






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