Though they may be new to Columbia, @columfashion Assistant Professor Lauren Downing Peters and Associate Professor @jleblancdesign are already working to further the department’s mission toward a curriculum centered around innovation and inclusion. Link to story in bio.
We are proud to announce expanded financial assistance to all incoming students enrolling in the Fall 2019 semester, including two new scholarships and opportunities for graduating @chipubschools and Arts Schools Network seniors. Link to more info in bio.
We had a great time welcoming back generations of Theatre Department @ColumAlum’s and faculty members to the newly-renovated Getz Theater Center at the Theatre Reunion Weekend—relive the highlights today! Link in bio.
🎭 We can’t wait to unveil the newly-renovated Getz Theater Center at this weekend’s Theatre Reunion Weekend, featuring a tour of the Getz, a keynote talk by @columalum and @steppenwolfthtr Artistic Director Anna Shapiro ’90 HDR ’15, and an inaugural performance of the Theatre Department 2018-19 Mainstage season opener Margaret Atwood’s “The Penelopiad,” designed with a student cast and an all-alumni team and directed by alum @tx_aj_ware ’09! Link to more info in bio.
Sez Me: The Columbia Story Hour (And a Half), a new themed multidisciplinary storytelling series kicked off its inaugural performance last night. The show will be rebroadcast on @WCRXFM and @freqtv, and next month’s theme is “Good Versus Evil.” Link to more info in bio.
Community engagement, local journalism, nonprofit organization — it’s not an exaggeration to say that civic media has the power to change the world. Hear how students in the new Master’s in Civic Media program can build peace through video making in the new @columbiachicomm Department program. Link to more info in bio #smatoday
We are proud to unveil a new mural by Toronto artist @hello.kirsten at 72 E. 11th Street in the @wacchicago! The new mural is part of an change with the Toronto Committee of @chisistercities, and @columalum@justusroe ’08 installed a mural on Toronto’s Roncesvalle Footbridge last July. Link to more info in bio.
👀👀 The South Loop is getting a bit more colorful today! Swing by 72 E. 11th Street at 4 p.m. for the unveiling of a new @wacchicago mural by Toronto artist @hello.kirsten! The new mural is part of a Chicago Sister Cities International artist exchange program, with @columalum@justusroe ‘08 recently installing a new mural on Toronto’s Roncesvalles Footbridge. 📸: @sandysteinbrecherphotography
Media literacy. Community and nonprofit organizing. The corporate sector. These are just some of the career paths and opportunities that await the graduates of our newest @columbiachicomm M.A. program, launching in Spring ’19. Link to more info in bio.