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Ilya Levinson (third from right), an associate professor in the Music Department and acting coordinator of the Composition Studies Program, is the music director, pianist and arranger of the New Budapest Orpheum Society, an ensemble-in-residence that received a Grammy nomination for Best Classical Compendium.

Music professors honored with nominations

January 25, 2016

Two members of Columbia’s Music Department are nominees for awards at the 2016 Grammy Awards on Feb. 15.Ilya Levinson, an associate professor in the Music Department and acting coordinator of the Compositi...

Christie Andersen Asif, executive director of Career Initiatives at the Portfolio Center, said approximately 50 percent of interns nationwide are hired by the company they interned for.

College to offer scholarships to unpaid interns

November 16, 2015

Columbia is encouraging its students to pursue internship opportunities with the launch of its “Columbia Internships Challenge,” which will award a $2,500 scholarship to 140 students with unpaid internshi...

Rachel Angres, a 2013 Columbia alumna, completed an interdisciplinary degree in journalism and English. 

College remembers alumna

July 29, 2015

The death of Rachel Mary Angres, a 2013 Columbia alumna with an interdisciplinary major in journalism and English, has saddened friends and faculty alike.  Angres, 29, died July 15 of a fall from the Par...

Peanut Butter Cookies

Recipe: Peanut Butter Cookies

May 11, 2015

INGREDIENTS:1 cup brown sugar1/2 cup butter1/2 cup peanut butter1 egg1 teaspoon vanilla1 1/2 cup flour1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon saltINSTRUCTIONS:1. Preheat oven to 350 F.2. Combine brown su...

Chicago Beach Polo World Cup 2011

By Brent Lewis

October 7, 2011

Members of the Women's Lufthansa Private Jet (gray) and Gascon (purple) teams participated in the Grey Goose Chicago Beach Polo World Cup on Saturday and Sunday at North Avenue Beach. Originally, the tournament was held every year in Miami, Florida. However, Bruce Orosz, who brought the sport to the United States, saw the beauty of North Avenue Beach and knew he had to hold the tournament in Chicago. A portion of the funds ra...

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