Black Soap and Wax Keep your eyes peeled: DEMO 29 will hit your mailbox soon. In the meantime, check out the lead feature story on fine artist Rashid Johnson ’00 and the ways he uses objects of healing to explore black identity.
DEMO Magazine Check your mailbox! DEMO 29 is on its way. The newest issue of Columbia’s alumni magazine features fine artist Rashid Johnson ’00, alumni podcasters, Hamilton actress Michael George ’17, community journalist Darryl Holliday ’12, and more.
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Development and Alumni Relations sincerely thanks all Columbia College Chicago’s supporters during 2018. Thank you for helping shape what’s next!
January 16, 2019 Alumni Coffee Connection Connect with local alumni over coffee while hearing from an inspiring female panel of Columbia alums! This event is part of Columbia’s Where the Future Came From exhibit and event series, which focuses on the role of feminist artist-run activities in Chicago. Featured panelists include Michele Anderson MA ’90, general manager, Lookingglass Theatre; Maggie O'Keefe ’11, 40th Ward alderman candidate; and Meka Hemmons ’00, portrait photographer and former photo editor, OWN Network and Harpo Studios. $20 registration saves your spot and includes coffee and refreshments. Register today!
Call for Columbia Alumni Love Stories Did you and your significant other both attend Columbia? Did you meet while attending Columbia? Let’s chat! Send your love story (in 300 words or less) AND a picture of the two of you to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 11, 2019. Your story might be featured in February’s Columbia Connection!
Chicago Feminist Film Festival The Chicago Feminist Film Festival showcases independent, international films that aim to address gender, sexuality, race, and other issues often missing from mainstream media. Join your fellow alumni at this annual film fest at Columbia College Chicago on February 27-March 1. The schedule will be announced soon!