The Columbia Chronicle

Kendall Polidori, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Dec 02, 2020
BREAKING: College updates COVID-19 response, requires negative test before traveling students return (Story)
Nov 13, 2020
Cookies, keystrokes and clicks: Columbia knows where you’ve been (Story)
Nov 06, 2020
BREAKING: Music talk show ‘Sound Opinions’ finds its new home at Columbia, WCRX (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
Votes still being tallied, ‘the most contentious election of our lives’ continues (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
BREAKING: College cancels evening classes on election night, provides extra security, support services (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Editor’s Note: Chicagoans face the music with courage and creativity, even in tough times (Story)
Oct 06, 2020
BREAKING: CFAC reaches agreement with college on in-person teaching, safety concerns (Story)
Oct 05, 2020
Editor’s Note: There is no cookie-cutter student experience (Story)
Sep 28, 2020
BREAKING: Unions accuse administration of sending ‘threats’ to part-time instructors over safety concerns (Story)
Sep 24, 2020
Protesters take to Chicago streets after disappointing news in Breonna Taylor case (Story)
Sep 22, 2020
CFAC refuses to return to campus until ‘fundamental COVID-19 safety concerns’ are addressed (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
BREAKING: College alters reopening plan for ongoing assessments and installations (Story)
Sep 07, 2020
Editors’ Note: A remote Chronicle (Story)
Sep 04, 2020
Dr. Kim on reopening campus: ‘We are in a good spot’ (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Mt. Joy promotes sophomore album with live drive-in concerts (Story)
Aug 21, 2020
Culture Chronversations: Concerts, SWMRS and Music Taste (Story)
Aug 20, 2020
BREAKING: Students from designated states must quarantine before arriving on campus (Story)
Aug 19, 2020
New Title IX regulations create concerns, but Columbia students ‘will be supported’ (Story)
Aug 07, 2020
Residence Life clarifies mandatory quarantine policies for on-campus living (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
Dangers of return to in-person classes remain unmitigated, experts say (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
BREAKING: CPS moves to remote instruction for first quarter (Story)
Jul 31, 2020
Illinois’ education unions willing to strike to ensure safe reopening; CFAC to co-host town hall next week (Story)
Jul 28, 2020
Columbia students protest on campus, call for tuition reduction (Story)
Jul 24, 2020
Illinois coalition of faculty and staff demand remote college instruction for fall (Story)
Jul 22, 2020
City Council delays vote on $500,000 police misconduct settlement until September (Story)
Jul 17, 2020
BREAKING: College to notify ransomware victims; offers credit monitoring to college community (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
BREAKING: Trump administration rescinds restrictive regulations for international students (Story)
Jul 14, 2020
Students petition for discounted tuition, organize protests (Story)
Jul 09, 2020
State of college ransomware attack remains unclear (Story)
Jul 02, 2020
BREAKING: College reverses course on tuition hike for upcoming academic year (Story)
Jul 01, 2020
Stagnant water in buildings brings health concerns, experts say (Story)
Jun 25, 2020
Editor’s Note: The Chronicle’s devotion to inclusive language (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
‘Voices of the Movement’: Black activists discuss power in organizing (Story)
Jun 23, 2020
BREAKING: Mandatory online training required for return to campus (Story)
Jun 19, 2020
What to know when protesting; experts weigh in on the momentum of the movement (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
BREAKING: Fall course schedule updated with a mixture of online, in-person and hybrid delivery (Story)
Jun 10, 2020
Columbia students impacted physically and emotionally by protests, police violence (Story)
Jun 10, 2020
AEMMP records partners with global distribution company, takes label to a ‘higher level’ (Story)
Jun 10, 2020
College should have shared data breach information sooner, experts say (Story)
Jun 08, 2020
Editors’ Note: Journalists are documenting history, let them do their jobs (Story)
Jun 06, 2020
BREAKING: Faculty Senate Executive Committee offers message of solidarity, supports new Black Faculty and Staff at Columbia group (Story)
Jun 05, 2020
BREAKING: Columbia student information at risk in ransomware attack (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Faculty and staff forums provide clarity, but are ‘just the start’ for reopening campus (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
BREAKING: Data center alerted by ‘malicious activity,’ six applications down (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
BREAKING: Kim addresses ‘widespread unrest,’ supports protesters (Story)
May 31, 2020
Lightfoot sets citywide curfew, calls on National Guard as protests escalate (Story)
May 27, 2020
Riad Ismat, prolific writer and scholar with ‘invaluable’ knowledge (Story)
May 26, 2020
College evaluates finances and budgeting, eliminates Columbia Online (Story)
May 25, 2020
Editors’ Note: As the Chronicle moves forward, move forward with us (Story)
May 22, 2020
New Title IX regulations, remote service amid the pandemic could create ‘mass chaos’ at colleges (Story)
May 19, 2020
Jim DeRogatis receives Lifetime Achievement Award: ‘I’m not quite dead yet’ (Story)
May 13, 2020
Columbia’s new normal: six-foot distancing, face coverings and no roommates (Story)
May 08, 2020
Chicago’s one-star nursing homes were troubled before the pandemic. Now, they’re ‘ground zero’ (Story)
May 04, 2020
BREAKING: Columbia plans to reopen in fall, hopes to resume in-person instruction in late summer (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Rocky relationships and Erotic Isolation: the Chronicle’s guide to love during a pandemic (Story)
Apr 24, 2020
Skyrocketing sex drives and virtual check-ups: the Chronicle’s guide to sex during a pandemic (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
Everything you should know about hand washing during the coronavirus pandemic (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
Illinois expands payment relief for student loan borrowers (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
Online music courses ‘not ideal,’ but produce ‘great opportunities ahead’ (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Stay home, tune in: Zoos and animal shelters get creative to connect with animal lovers (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Columbia ‘authors the culture of its time’ with plans for digital Manifest (Story)
Mar 23, 2020
Musicians and venues are hit hard by the coronavirus, but the music community is banding together (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
AEMMP: Live showcase among coronavirus cancellations (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Review: Alexander 23 steals the show (Story)
Mar 07, 2020
Students disappointed by SXSW cancellation due to coronavirus concerns (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
Columbia’s female creators come together for confidence and support (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
R. Kelly pleads not guilty during hearing, new trial date set for October (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Final bow: Bobbi Wilsyn, ‘heart’ of the Music Department, exits the Columbia stage (Story)
Feb 24, 2020
In the Booth: with alt-rock Columbia band SŌK (Story)
Feb 21, 2020
These Columbia students ‘stan’ Elizabeth Warren for her policies (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Students encouraged to take control in Title IX reporting process (Story)
Feb 06, 2020
Close-knit queer DIY music scene serves as experimental space (Story)
Feb 01, 2020
The Weekend Run Club takes a trip to the ‘Zoo’ (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
Dean candidates discuss their vision for the School of Fine and Performing Arts (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Review: A tropical vacation in January: Divino Niño holds sold-out show (Story/Media)
Dec 10, 2019
Review: Chicago is ‘Forever Turned Around’ after five Whitney sold-out shows (Story/Media)
Dec 05, 2019
Have ‘A Merry Punking Christmas’ this holiday season (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Motown music project taps alumna to help find artists to mix things up (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Students bring the ‘HEAT’ with comedy musical (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Review: Dayglow, an indie-pop daydream (Story/Media)
Nov 04, 2019
Freejay on his musical evolution: from high school to his latest EP (Story)
Nov 02, 2019
Alumnus recognized for personal, lifelike designs reflecting his Chicago upbringing (Story)
Oct 26, 2019
Alumna dresses up photo series of Filipino American culture (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Malört shots, virgin kits and glow sticks—welcome to the ‘Rocky tribe’ (Story)
Oct 12, 2019
OPINION: Musicians deserve room to experiment and grow (Story)
Oct 08, 2019
Punk rock scene puts on diabetes benefit show (Story)
Oct 07, 2019
Dance Center begins to intertwine cultural dance and performance (Story)
Oct 01, 2019
REVIEW: ‘Here comes the cowboy’ for a sold out show (Story/Media)
Sep 27, 2019
Smashed Plastic brings vinyl production to Chicago after 30 years (Story)
Sep 23, 2019
Graduate assistants feel ‘blindsided’ over change in pay (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Can’t Swim paddles back for a return performance at Riot Fest (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
REVIEW: Riot Fest 2019’s greatest hits (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
Confusion surrounding composting initiatives at college, University Center (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
GIRL K on journey to being ‘cutest band in Chicago’ (Story)
Sep 11, 2019
Bring your birthday hat, Riot Fest is turning 15 (Story)
Sep 10, 2019
CRITIQUE: Twin Peaks gets funky with new album (Story)
Sep 02, 2019
Theatre Department shifts toward more diverse and engaging productions (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
‘Be open to being surprised’: 46th Dance Presenting Series kicks-off (Story)
Aug 16, 2019
Rebel Rampage ‘stirring up the pot’ through protest rock (Story)
Aug 08, 2019
Q&A: Aaron Aye’s rise through timeless R&B (Story)
Aug 06, 2019
Lollapalooza 2019: what you missed (Story)
Aug 05, 2019
3 first-time performers’ journey to the Lollapalooza stage (Story)
Aug 04, 2019
Is Lollapalooza really worth the ticket price? Festival-goers weigh in. (Story)
Aug 02, 2019
Lollapalooza increases green initiatives (Story)
Jul 29, 2019
Seven things to know before Lollapalooza this weekend (Story)
Jul 26, 2019
Together Pangea crosses continental divide with approach to new EPs (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
‘Abortion is just one piece of the puzzle’: Poets highlight reproductive justice (Story)
Jul 20, 2019
Columbia student falls ‘Head Over Heels’ with Go-Go’s musical comedy (Story)
Jul 16, 2019
Expect pineapples and queer discussion as August Hotel finds its musical voice (Story)
Jul 09, 2019
New scholarship offered to students in honor of Chip Hooper (Story)
Jul 08, 2019
12 park platforms are celebrating Chicago’s diverse community (Story)
Jul 03, 2019
‘Smorgasbord-esque’ band prepares for crowd-surfing show to celebrate new EP (Story)
Jun 30, 2019
Punk trio Potty Mouth finds identity through latest album (Story)
Jun 26, 2019
Everyone can ‘moose-y’ down Wabash Arts Corridor with new street art tours (Story)
Jun 14, 2019
Six faculty members promoted to rank of professors (Story)
Jun 13, 2019
Gazebo Effect’s self-titled album marks new era for Chicago band (Story)
Jun 10, 2019
Columbia students finalists in E3 game competition (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Associate professor to create artwork for new Green Line stop (Story)
Jun 05, 2019
Stars align for genre-defying Columbia alumni band Jungle Green (Story)
May 30, 2019
Cub Sport takes music to a new level with its largest U.S. tour (Story)
May 21, 2019
Comedian KevOnStage makes history with Chicago show (Story)
May 17, 2019
Columbia puts memo to Mayor-elect Lightfoot ‘on the table’ (Story)
May 17, 2019
Former Columbia career advisor prepares to take 33rd Ward aldermanic seat (Story)
May 03, 2019
AEMMP Records releases Lake Avernus’ new music project (Story)
May 03, 2019
Tokyo Police Club on their ‘full circle’ career (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
SWMRS splashes into Chicago (Story)
Apr 19, 2019
Tony Award-winning alumnus visits Theatre Department (Story)
Apr 12, 2019
Chicago’s first veterans home to be completed this year (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
Alumni footprint on Chicago Comedy Film Festival (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
Knox Hamilton stops at Subterranean for brief spring tour (Story)
Apr 05, 2019
Piano-pop rock to play on your ‘Jukebox’ (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
SATIRE: Study shows students love commuting (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
SATIRE: Kim delivers post-break keynote serenade (Story)
Mar 22, 2019
Trump proposed 2020 budget could be end of subsidized loans (Story)
Mar 21, 2019
Professor quietly removed after allegedly showing student a pornographic video (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
Classic Chicago artists show support for JBTV legend (Story)
Mar 01, 2019
Smollett cannot discredit victims (Story)
Mar 01, 2019
Columbia alumnus featured in Sweet Tap Chicago show (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Race to Replace: 14 candidates vying for mayor’s seat (Story)
Feb 23, 2019
CTA pilot program to transform transit experience (Story)
Feb 23, 2019
Bluewater Kings reign during Chop Shop monthly showcase (Story)
Feb 15, 2019
Columbia shows true colors with Lavender Ceremony (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Be OUTspoken and be heard at LGBTQ storytelling event (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
HUNNY sweetens up Chicago during sold-out show (Story)
Feb 04, 2019
STOP-IT group continues support during National Human Trafficking Month (Story)
Jan 25, 2019
Chicago, the puppetry capital of the world for 11 days (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
No matter temperature, Polar Peace March walks to stop violence (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Logan’s Crossings development in works to transform Logan Square (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Myopic Books with a side of improvisational music (Story)
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