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The Gist – Episode 3

September 17, 2018

The Gist, a short video summing up this week's news-on campus and off, as reported by Columbia College Chicago's awarding winning-student publication, The Chronicle....

Convocation Kick-starts New Year

September 7, 2018

New Student Convocation welcomed freshman to Columbia with a party in Grant Park, during which thousands of bubbles floated in the air, balloons flew high, student organizations stood behind tables fi...

Chicago’s Labor Day Legacy

September 5, 2018

The Chronicle takes to the streets to test Chicagoans' knowledge of their city's history with labor day. While reporting information regarding strikes on the South Side in 1893 helped create the insti...

Roskam, Casten supporters show up in support for debate

August 9, 2018

Incumbent Representative Peter Roskam (R, IL-6) held a debate with Democratic challenger Sean Casten July 26 at the Union League Club, 65 W. Jackson Blvd. Supporters of Roskam and Casten showed up in s...

Columbia students, teachers rally for reform

May 4, 2018

A coalition of Columbia students and adjunct faculty rallied for changes to curriculum, tuition costs and salaries with a goal of the part-time faculty union being taken more seriously while bargaining fo...

Chicago Turns Up For C2E2

April 16, 2018

Thousands turned up for the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo, commonly referred to as C2E2, to see the latest in comics, art, gaming, movies, and pop culture while many cosplayed as their favorite ch...

Columbia College Chicago students walk out in support of gun reform

March 30, 2018

Students at Columbia joined students across the country March 14 in a 17-minute walk out, one minute for each of the students who died in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, F...

Reading Series with authors Dan Chaon and Duriel Harris

February 15, 2018

The Reading Series at Columbia had its first Spring 2018 event with authors Dan Chaon (Ill Will) and Duriel Harris (No Dictionary of a Living Tongue). The Reading Series features the work of culturally re...

New exhibit ‘Traverses the past’

January 22, 2018

Columbia students, staff and faculty explore the works of Adam Golfer, Dana Matar and Hrvoje Slovenic. They discuss their impressions and the relevance of this kind of work, which focuses on the relationsh...

Pete Holmes talks Crashing Season 2 at Chicago Premiere

January 22, 2018

Comedian, actor and Executive Producer Pete Holmes of “Crashing” on HBO talks about the writing process for the show, the show’s parallels to real life, and what he’s excited about for the show...

Days for Girls holds fundraiser, empowers women at Volumes Bookcafe

October 2, 2017

Days for Girls, a group that aims to provide feminine hygiene products to all women who cant afford them in developing countries, held a fundraiser at Volumes Bookcafe in Wicker Park to raise money and awaren...

Capital Soiree discusses its songwriting process

September 18, 2017

Capital Soiree, a Columbia indie pop band, sits down with The Chronicle to discuss their songwriting process, history and plans for the futureIf you want more Capital Soiree go to:

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