July 2017

TV Land VP Dana Tuinier '06, Giancarlo Ianotta '11, New Chief of Staff Announced
JULY 2017


Dana Tuinier on Working in TV’s Golden Age
As VP of development and original programming at TV Land, Dana Tuinier ’06 wants to find the next hit shows.
Elmhurst Filmmaker to Screen Feature Film
Giancarlo Iannotta ’11 wrote, directed, and acted in his first feature film, My Country, which was inspired by years he spent in Italy.
Lena Waithe ’06 Is What The Future Of Hollywood Looks Like
The Master of None star sold a drama to Showtime, will act in a Steven Spielberg movie, and cowrote one of the best episodes of television this season. What’s next?
Have You Ever Had a Dream?
CaSera Heining ’17 shares how her dream of attending Columbia became a reality.
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DEMO Magazine
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Development and Alumni Relations Event Photographs
This past year we organized so many exciting events for our alumni across the country! If you weren’t able to attend or want to take a stroll down memory lane, check out the event photo albums on our alumni Facebook page. And stay tuned as we plan next academic year’s alumni events and programming!



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Have you missed one of our Career Development events?
Development and Alumni Relations offers a number of career-related events and services to help meet some of your professional needs. Click above to find PowerPoint presentations, event recordings, resume samples, and more from our career development events.


Community Schools and Arts Integration Mentorship Programs Join School of Fine and Performing Arts
The Community Schools and Arts Integration Mentorship program’s shift to the School of Fine and Performing Arts will further integrate community building with the curriculum.
President Kwang-Wu Kim Appoints Laurent Pernot as Chief of Staff
On July 5, Laurent Pernot began his responsibilities as chief of staff for the President’s Office.



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