Alumni Events

Columbia College is in Chicago, but our alumni are all over the United States. Check out what’s coming up in your area.

Some types of events you can expect:

  • Networking
  • Career development
  • Happy hours and/or mixers
  • Screenings
  • Sports outings
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    The Best Online Resources for Job Search

    Tuesday, June 05, 2018 at 05:30 PM

    The Career Transitions Center of Chicago will deliver a comprehensive look at the best online tools to help job seekers make the most of today's online resources. We'll show you how to work more effectively to avoid hours spent scouring job listings or blasting out your resume. Topics will include career direction, resume keywords and LinkedIn.

    This alumni event is led by Nadia Whiteside, Program & Coaching Director, Career Transitions Center of Chicago.

    The Best Online Resources for Job Search
    Tuesday, June 5, 2018
    5:30-7 p.m

    Columbia College Chicago
    600 S. Michigan Ave., 4th Floor
    Chicago, IL 60605

    Register today!

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    CAAN Connect: Los Angeles

    Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 06:00 PM

    Please note that the one-on-one meetings are pre-scheduled, so the sooner you register, the higher the chances you have of getting your preferred meetings! Advance registration is required.



    Make incredible insider connections at CAAN Connect: Los Angeles, a night of fast-paced, industry networking. This exclusive event offers Columbia College Chicago alumni one-on-one time with impossible-to-meet entertainment industry professionals.

    Who could you meet?
    Film professionals, talent managers, creative executives, company presidents, and more will join us. Meetings will be scheduled to best suit what you’re looking for.

    This is your opportunity to move your career forward—pitch your project, pitch yourself, and learn from the best.

    *Industry professionals will be added soon. All are subject to change.

    CAAN Connect: Los Angeles
    Tuesday, July 17, 2018
    6­­–10 p.m.

    Eat Drink Americano
    923 E. 3rd St.
    Los Angeles, CA 90012

    Dress Code: Business attire is required.

    $30 registration includes one-on-one networking meetings with industry professionals, beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres.

    Don't delay, register today!

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    CAAN Connect: Chicago

    Thursday, August 02, 2018 at 06:00 PM

    Please note that the one-on-one meetings are pre-scheduled, so the sooner you register, the higher the chances you have of getting your preferred meetings! Advance registration is required.



    Networking is more than meeting people with a common interest; it’s about meeting the RIGHT people who can help open doors and offer honest tailored insight. But where can you find these individuals?

    Alumni look no further!
    Make incredible insider connections by attending CAAN Connect: Chicago, a night of fast-paced, industry networking. This exclusive event offers Columbia College Chicago alumni an opportunity to get one-on-one time with industry professionals that are normally impossible to meet.

    Who could you meet? Film professionals, advertising executives, creative recruiters and more! Meetings will be scheduled to best suit what you’re looking for or what industry you work in.

    You won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to make industry connections.

    *Industry professionals will be added soon. All are subject to change.


    CAAN Connect: Chicago
    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
    6-9 p.m.

    Columbia College Chicago
    Stage Two
    618 S. Michigan Ave., 2nd Floor
    Chicago, IL 60605

    Dress Code: Business attire is required.


    $15 Registration: Includes one-on-one networking meetings with industry professionals, beer, wine, and hors d’oeuvres.

    Don't delay, register today!

     

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