The Columbia Chronicle

Alexandra Yetter, Senior Reporter

Sep 11, 2020
Chicago artists, scientists join forces to craft conversation on climate change (Story)
Sep 03, 2020
Marcella David on her first year at Columbia, the Black Lives Matter movement and the fall semester (Story)
Aug 31, 2020
Everything to know about voting by mail in the general election (Story)
Aug 31, 2020
Looking for a way to get involved in the November election? Be an election judge (Story)
Aug 28, 2020
Pandemic unlikely to hurt Columbia’s Higher Learning Commission accreditation, administrators say (Story)
Aug 21, 2020
4 need-to-know updates on where Columbia stands ahead of the 2020–2021 school year (Story/Media)
Aug 12, 2020
This online gallery promotes activism through student-made illustrations (Story)
Aug 06, 2020
Everything you need to know about the Electoral College in 2020 (Story)
Jul 31, 2020
Administrators address faculty worries on campus reopening (Story)
Jul 15, 2020
Kanye West in the White House is likely a ‘long shot,’ experts say (Story)
Jul 10, 2020
The youth vote faces ‘enormous’ challenges in 2020. Columbia is helping to save it. (Story)
May 18, 2020
Theatre Department’s ‘elephant in the room’ sparks discussion on safe spaces and cancel culture (Story)
May 17, 2020
Editor’s Note: So long, guys (Story)
May 11, 2020
Editor’s Note: This is our first draft of history. Let it have a good ending (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
Most Columbia students to receive grants, but CARES Act won’t entirely offset college losses (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
Columbia ‘anxious,’ while optimistic for Fall 2020 enrollment despite predictions of national decline (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
Three coronavirus updates you need to know about Columbia (Story)
Apr 08, 2020
Sanders drops out of presidential race; Biden the presumed Democratic nominee (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
BREAKING: 2020 graduates will have to wait a year for live commencement (Story)
Mar 28, 2020
Breaking: Two individuals on campus test positive for coronavirus, at least one visited computer lab (Story)
Mar 26, 2020
Editor’s Note: The Chronicle will not stop reporting, no matter the ups and downs (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Students in uproar after graduation ceremony canceled: ‘Canceling commencement is letting this pandemic defeat us’ (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
‘I don’t feel like I have a home anymore’: Students scramble after dorms closed (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
BREAKING: Campus buildings, dorms to close; Columbia community member diagnosed with coronavirus (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Joe Biden wins Illinois primary; some Illinoisans go to polls despite coronavirus fears (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
BREAKING: Individual at Columbia was possibly exposed to someone diagnosed with coronavirus (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
From campus to the city: College students can make or break food waste epidemic (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
‘Oops’: 14 adjuncts were overpaid by the college. Now, they have to pay it back (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
Editor’s Note: It’s time to get over fake news phobia (Story)
Mar 08, 2020
Bernie Sanders to young voters: ‘Stop complaining and get involved in the political process’ (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Biden wins big on Super Tuesday, black Dems change the primary trajectory (Story)
Mar 01, 2020
Editor’s Note: Columbia students: Don’t sit by when the college is deciding our future (Story)
Feb 29, 2020
Tax forms: College sees declining revenue; president and CEO receives 40% total compensation bump (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Editor’s Note: Why I am not voting, but you should be (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Editor’s Note: The college must do more to combat coronavirus discrimination (Story)
Feb 09, 2020
Editor’s Note: Make sex fun again (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
A guide to sex for environmental nuts (pun intended) (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
After caucus catastrophe, Buttigieg wins most Iowa delegates (Story/Media)
Feb 03, 2020
Democrats deliver last pitch to Iowans before first-in-nation caucus (Story/Media)
Feb 02, 2020
Editor’s Note: Where is #MeToo now? Not where it should be (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
Pushing forward: Campus leaders reflect on college’s strengths, missteps and the future (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
Editor’s Note: Don’t leave us out when you envision Columbia’s future (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Chronicle announces Spring 2020 editorial team, aims to innovate college journalism (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Standing United slate maintains hold of CFAC leadership positions (Story)
Dec 06, 2019
The Chronicle’s Decade in Review (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Part three: CFAC candidates address concerns, issues (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Part two: CFAC candidates on the future of the union (Story)
Nov 28, 2019
Editor’s Note: This holiday season, stop shaming non-meat eaters (Story)
Nov 27, 2019
Reform CFAC slate addresses concerns from union members: dues, officer compensation, transparency (Story)
Nov 27, 2019
Part One: CFAC candidates on teaching at Columbia (Story)
Nov 22, 2019
The best responses in an otherwise tame Democratic presidential debate (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
The 2020 race for president, as told by Columbia College students (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
Opinion: Northwestern editorial shows media illiteracy, not media incompetency (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Students start grassroots effort to provide a student newspaper to UIC (Story)
Nov 10, 2019
Editor’s Note: Political discourse should be a quiet revolution, not an angry chant (Story)
Nov 08, 2019
Suzanne Blum Malley departs college after 25 years, but feels Columbia is in ‘excellent hands’ (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Jeff Sessions’ visit to Northwestern sparks protests, political clash on campus (Story)
Oct 29, 2019
Chicago wants to ‘dump Trump’ (Story)
Oct 27, 2019
Editor’s Note: Liar, liar, Facebook is on fire (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Opinion: Clean energy should be Pritzker’s No. 1 priority (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
The top three talked-about debate topics: Trump, Trump and Trump (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
Editor’s Note: Global Education Office issues bad for business (Story)
Oct 11, 2019
Department of Labor to oversee CFAC elections after investigation into complaints (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
The impeachment inquiry process, explained (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
The Chronicle takes you behind its story of ‘Confusion surrounds composting initiatives.’ (Story/Media)
Sep 29, 2019
Editor’s Note: Do not let political apathy get in the way of a historic moment (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Bernie Sanders in support of CTU: ‘I am demanding a change in national priorities.’ (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Behind the sign: One protestor’s ICE story (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Professors face racism, sexism in student evaluations (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
‘Just the beginning’: Youth strike for climate justice (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
College prevails in Title IX court decision (Story)
Sep 15, 2019
Editor’s Note: News organizations must use inclusive, accurate language (Story)
Sep 13, 2019
Cringe and clap moments from the September debate (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
Ten not so crazy climate crisis solutions from 2020 presidential contenders (Story)
Sep 04, 2019
Professors will register students to vote in class (Story)
Sep 04, 2019
Feel like you missed something this summer? The Chronicle has got you covered. (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
Illinois tackles global climate crisis with Clean Energy Jobs Act (Story)
Sep 03, 2019
Roadmap to 2020: a voting guide (Story)
Sep 02, 2019
Editor’s Note: The Chronicle isn’t perfect. But we’re working on it. (Story)
Aug 31, 2019
20 ways for you to be eco-friendly as a Columbia student (Story)
Aug 30, 2019
Asian film festival pop-up crosses cultures and local neighborhoods (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
CFAC votes to affiliate with Illinois Federation of Teachers (Story)
Aug 22, 2019
Columbia cinema program listed in the top 25 in the nation by Hollywood Reporter (Story)
Aug 21, 2019
Student apologizes for racist message after Twitter backlash and response from college (Story)
Aug 19, 2019
Provost Marcella David ‘saying all the right things’ in first collegewide address (Story)
Aug 14, 2019
College ends decade of new student decline with most diverse freshman class in Columbia’s history expected for Fall 2019 (Story)
Aug 12, 2019
Attention back-to-school shoppers: Columbia bookstore will now be run by Barnes and Noble College (Story)
Aug 07, 2019
Senior Photo Editor Mike Rundle breaks down photographing protests and rallies (Story/Media)
Aug 01, 2019
4 losers and 1 winner from night two of the Democratic debates (Story)
Jul 31, 2019
Three things Democrats disagreed on during round two of the debates (Story)
Jul 30, 2019
462 days before the 2020 election, young people are already fired up (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand: ‘Trump’s claims of total exoneration are wrong’ (Story)
Jul 24, 2019
Staff transition at Center for Black Music Research a ‘slap in the face’ | For the Record Ep. 1 (Media)
Jul 23, 2019
Activists protest Customs and Border Protection symposium, demand immigrant rights (Media)
Jul 23, 2019
Title IX policies have ‘anti-male bias’ and treat students accused of sexual assault unfairly, lawsuit alleges (Story)
Jul 18, 2019
Four police officers fired for their part in Laquan McDonald shooting, cover-up (Story)
Jul 16, 2019
R. Kelly held without bail (Story)
Jul 16, 2019
John Hickenlooper on climate, the Senate and education (Story)
Jul 02, 2019
Pete Buttigieg addresses building trust with black voters on campaign trail (Story)
Jul 01, 2019
New theatre chair sets the stage for social change (Story)
Jun 29, 2019
‘A president can do it all by herself’: Warren talks big structural changes (Story)
Jun 28, 2019
Joe Biden defends his civil rights record (Story)
Jun 28, 2019
Three ‘food fight’ moments during night two of the Democratic primary debates (Story)
Jun 27, 2019
Five key moments from night one of the Democratic primary debates (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
Columbia filmmakers create a short film to bring awareness to kidnapping (Story)
Jun 13, 2019
2020 presidential candidates cheat sheet (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
CFAC members see balance in new contract, staff feels left out (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Green Line train derails in Bronzeville (Story)
Jun 03, 2019
Faculty, staff expect new provost to put emphasis on communication and trust (Story)
May 29, 2019
President Kim on weirdos, transparency and the future (Story)
May 28, 2019
Pulling back the curtain on race, diversity and curriculum in college theatre (Story)
May 24, 2019
The Chronicle’s 2018–2019 Year in Review (Story)
May 24, 2019
Presidential candidate Gov. Jay Inslee joins McDonald’s workers strike (Story)
May 22, 2019
USofCC escorted out of 600 Building after trying to meet with Kim (Story)
May 20, 2019
‘Herstory’ is made: Lori Lightfoot sworn in as mayor of Chicago (Story)
May 18, 2019
Writing intensive credit no longer required to graduate (Story)
May 16, 2019
Alumni visitation policy change ‘giant middle finger’ to graduating students (Story)
May 15, 2019
Theatre Department Interim Chair departs from college (Story)
May 09, 2019
Columbia mutes R. Kelly (Story/Media)
May 03, 2019
Crime advisories not effective, students say (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Casting controversy sparks discourse on representation (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
College holds events for Sexual Assault Awareness Month despite low student interest (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
Union members, leadership eager to focus on students following contract agreement (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
Some union members feel ‘in the dark,’ others feel administration lacks respect for CFAC (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
Democratic Socialist aldermen-elect to shake up City Council (Story)
Apr 15, 2019
Intellectual property policy proposal may give college license to use student work (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
Intellectual property policy proposal may give college license to use student work (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
College finds footing in enrollment decline (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
Chicago ‘to bring in the light’ (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
Chicago elects Lori Lightfoot to be first black female mayor (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
SATIRE: U.S. Senate empty as senators run for president (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Lori Lightfoot to build a Chicago where young people thrive (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Kim on diversity: ‘What we’re doing here is probably impossible at other institutions’ (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Professor quietly removed after allegedly showing student a pornographic video (Story)
Mar 20, 2019
Illinois Supreme Court denies new sentencing for Jason Van Dyke (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
Medicare for All brought into mainstream (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
Leading Ladies of SGA (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
New Civic Media program training graduate students for ‘jobs of the future’ (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
Police: Student made up attack (Story)
Mar 08, 2019
Unpacking New York Times reporter’s year of traveling (Story)
Mar 04, 2019
Bernie Sanders: ‘We are gathered here tonight to complete the political revolution we started three years ago.’ (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
Toni Preckwinkle, Lori Lightfoot headed for mayoral runoff election (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Race to Replace: 14 candidates vying for mayor’s seat (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Cook County prosecutors charge R. Kelly with 10 counts of sexual abuse (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Illinois legislator pushes for rape kit electronic tracking system to end backlog (Story)
Feb 22, 2019
Columbia filmmakers raise $1,000 in 10 days for web series (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
OPINION: America doesn’t need that $1,000 (Story)
Feb 21, 2019
Students tackle anti-blackness in Asian-American culture (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
‘The Talk’: Oh the places you’ll go (Story)
Feb 03, 2019
OPINION: Fewer aldermen means lack of representation (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
Tarot next trend in self-love culture (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
‘We’re here when they’re making history’: Paris J-Term students encounter Yellow Vest riots (Story)
Dec 04, 2018
Rising tuition costs not unique to Columbia (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Bystanders must derail sexual harassment on CTA (Story)
Nov 26, 2018
Minimal parental leave policies lead faculty to drastic measures (Story)
Nov 17, 2018
Chicago, environmental activists not McLovin’ McDonald’s eco practices (Story)
Nov 14, 2018
Alumna explores belonging, ‘otherness’ through poetry (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
Former President Barack Obama: ‘If you don’t like what’s going on, don’t hashtag—vote.’ (Story)
Nov 05, 2018
Chicago Teachers Union helps start possible first US charter school strike (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Attorney General Jeff Sessions: Chicago’s consent decree is ‘colossal mistake’ (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
High school consent culture evolves in #MeToo era (Story)
Oct 29, 2018
Survey shows Columbia full-time faculty dissatisfied with college penny pinching (Story)
Oct 22, 2018
Columbia creates video to focus on children (Story)
Oct 16, 2018
‘Cloud of uncertainty’ looms over Faculty Senate meeting (Story)
Oct 15, 2018
OPINION: Peeping Mark wants Facebook to take over your home (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Riverwalk marketplace to spotlight local businesses (Story)
Oct 08, 2018
Latino Fashion Week takes social activism to Chicago runway (Story)
Oct 01, 2018
Chicago to take center stage in 2019 (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
Mayor Rahm Emanuel stands with Planned Parenthood against proposed Title X gag order (Story)
Sep 24, 2018
College campuses: Green, clean, money-saving machines (Story)
Sep 23, 2018
Zack Baumgartner overcomes fear through music (Story)
Sep 21, 2018
Faculty Senate concerned about suspended programs, marketing campaign (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
Jazz popularity crescendoes with young audiences (Story)
Sep 10, 2018
Columbia alumna aims to become ward’s first female alderman (Story)
Sep 04, 2018
SGA gets creative to increase student involvement (Story)
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