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Adria Dawn said she and Tarleton always wanted to turn Dorkumentary into a live stage production. 

Web series jumps from screen to stage

November 13, 2017

A mix of Columbia alumni, professors and students are featured in the live comedy variety show “Dorkumentary Live!,” based on the web series of the same name. David Tarleton, associate professor in the Cinema and Television Arts Department, produced and directed the show with...

Poetry workshop participants walked around the gallery and wrote down words that jumped out to them from the artwork and descriptions around the gallery.

Workshop discusses art, poetry, accessibility

November 6, 2017

How do poetry and illustration cooperate with one another?On the evening of Nov. 2, a group of about 10 poets gathered to discuss and experiment with the use of illustration in verse.Hosted by Intuit: T...

The French Pastry School worked with the Mayor’s office to create the Mayor’s Cup pastry competition, in which Chicago high schoolers will compete for a full-ride scholarship to the school.

Cupcake competition challenges Chicago youth

March 13, 2017

Cupcakes could help create the next batch of young employees in Chicago thanks to a Food Network-like competition featuring a full-ride scholarship prize.Until March 31, high school students from any of th...

Intuit took possession of the contents of Henry Darger’s living space in 2000, which it has compiled in its Henry Darger Room.

Intuit brings outsider art to the masses

November 30, 2015

Frenzied collages, jarring color palettes and strange portraits line the walls of Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art, 756 N. Milwaukee Ave.Intuit is the only nonprofit organization in the U...

College seeks  higher security profile, students  want more

College seeks higher security profile, students want more

October 12, 2015

In the midst of a nationwide struggle to create effective security measures on college campuses, Columbia is working to increase campus officers’ visibility on and around college property, according t...

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