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Suzanne Blum Malley, senior associate provost and chair of the Integrated First-Year Experience committee discussed expectations and ideas with other committee members.

Student representatives hold value in committees

December 14, 2015

They may not always attend meetings but student representatives are actively participating in the recently formed Strategic Planning Committees, which also include administrators, department chairs, full...

Garbage truck while station outside of University Center, 525 S State St., one of the residence halls at Columbia.

‘Go Bagless’ campaign prompts recycling awareness in Chicago

December 3, 2015

The City of Chicago's Department of Streets and Sanitation launched its "Go Bagless" public education campaign Nov. 16 to urge residents to stop using plastic bags and start recycling materials in blu...

Chris Rob brings ‘Supreme Love’ to the windy city | The Columbia Chronicle

November 30, 2015

Chicago’s own Chis Rob is a world-renowned musician and vocalist who has played for the likes of Stevie Wonder, Anita Baker, Jill Scott, John Legend, The Roots and other influential artists. Rob brings...

Columbia’s Urban Music Association throws it back to the ’90s and ’00s

November 25, 2015

Columbia's Urban Music Association hosted the "I love the '90s 2K" show Nov. 20 at Stage Two in the 618 S. Michigan Ave., Building. Proceeds went to the Humanities, History & Social Science Department ...

Columbia Students recite poems about love and life | The Columbia Chronicle

November 23, 2015

Columbia's Point BL_NK Poetry Club hosted its second open poetry mic Nov 16. at the 623 S. Wabash Ave. Building. Many poets expressed their thoughts on life, addiction and love. Point BL_NK's special gu...

Recipe of the Week: Cheesy Garlic Knot Pizza Dip

By Opinions Editor

November 16, 2015

In recent months, my Facebook feed has been taken over by BuzzFeed videos demonstrating the preparation of unique snacks and meals. As a vegetarian, I have difficulty finding recipes, as most of the popular ones involve wrapping some sort of meat in bacon. While some of the videos I come across aren’t appetizing, BuzzFeed’s website Tasty is a dependable resource for new and fun creations.I finally attempted a recipe posted No...

BJ the Chicago Kid speaks to Columbia students | The Columbia Chronicle

November 9, 2015

Columbia’s Urban Music Association and AEMMP Records teamed up Nov. 4 to bring hip-hop soul artist BJ the Chicago Kid to Columbia’s Sherwood Building, 1312 S. Michigan Ave.  Students gathered to hear ...

WAC CRAWL strikes Columbia for the third year | The Columbia Chronicle

October 26, 2015

Columbia students collaborated with surrounding universities and South Loop businesses for the third annual Wabash Art Corridor Crawl event on Oct. 23 at locations across the South Loop and Columbia’s campus. ...

Chicago’s city clerk nominates Emanuel (AME) church for Nobel Peace Prize | The Columbia Chronicle

October 19, 2015

Sen. Donne Trotter (D-IL), Alderman Howard Brookins, Jr. (21st Ward) and Board President of Thornton Township Frank Zuccarellli supported City Clerk Susana Mendoza’s nomination of Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church of Charleston, South Carolina, for a Nobel Peace Prize Oct. 13 at City Hall, 121 N. LaSalle St.

The winner of the Golden Noodle at the 2014 inaugural Mac and Cheese Festival was Kitty O’Sheas’ sweet, salty and spicy mac and cheese dish.

Chicago gets mac ‘n’ cheesy

October 19, 2015

Chicago residents can upgrade from microwavable mac and cheese by stuffing themselves with the real deal at the annual all-you-can-eat Mac and Cheese Festival on Oct. 24 at the University of Illinois at ...

A CTA ad promoting awareness for harassment.

CTA rolls out new anti- harassment campaign

October 19, 2015

Josey Omokheyeke, a senior music major, experienced verbal harassment from an older, “unstable” man while riding the CTA late at night. The man was friendly so Omokheyeke and her friend decided to be fr...

Saving lives by restoring cars | The Columbia Chronicle

October 12, 2015

Automotive Mentoring Group is a nonprofit organization that helps young adults at risk of participating in crime and gang violence by teaching them how to restore classic cars. Founder and CEO Alex Lev...

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