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Exploring the evolution of Chicago Hip-Hop | The Columbia Chronicle

October 6, 2015

Columbia’s Center for Community Arts Partnership presented an exhibit at Hairpin Arts Center, 2810 N. Milwaukee Ave., through Oct. 30 featuring Chicago’s old school graffiti crew, Artistic Bombing Crew. Th...

Pharez Whitted played along with the Willie Pickens Quartet at Hyde Park Jazz Festival held Sept. 26–27

Jazz festival brings Hyde Park to its feet

October 5, 2015

Attendees danced on the pavement of Midway Plaisance Sept. 27 as the Willie Pickens Quartet grooved through the jazz standard “Afro Blue” at the ninth annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival. Pianist Pickens...

Students perform to promote sexual awareness | The Columbia Chronicle

October 2, 2015

Columbia had its third “Consent Rocks” concert Sept. 25 at the 623 S. Wabash Building to promote and educate students about sexual assault on- and- off campus. The concert featured Columbia’s own perform...

Oh my, good ol’ sweet potato pie

By Jessica Scott

September 21, 2015

I love sweet potato pie!  I hate to say this, but it is my favorite food.  Sweet potato pie reminds me of Thanksgiving, spending time with my family and friends back home on the East Coast and good ol’ home cooking.Hold on a minute though, I do not eat sweet potato pie only on Thanksgiving Day—oh no, sweet potato pie is eaten throughout the year.  You know how some people only eat the typical Thanksgiving food on Thanks...

Wabash Arts Corridor goes WAC with new color

September 14, 2015

Students will notice new color and vibrancy across campus, as several new murals now line Wabash Avenue between East Van Buren Street and Roosevelt Road. Various artists, including Columbia alumni, ha...

Room | 916 Collective created a sight-specific piece where the audience travels with the performers, said Associate Professor and Coordinator of the Acting Program Jeff Ginsberg.

Theatre students honored at international festival

September 14, 2015

Several theatre students have been recognized in the prestigious European League of Institutes of the Arts' NEW NOW Festival, formerly known as NEU/NOW, which took place Sept. 9–13 in Amsterdam.Colum...

New Student Convocation 2015 at Grant Park | The Columbia Chronicle

September 8, 2015

New Student Convocation welcomed the college’s new and transfer students at Grant Park on Sept. 4 with live music, food, games and of course Vice President of Student Success Mark Kelly’s “Hell ...

We Day Illinois inspires youth to become change agents

We Day Illinois inspires youth to become change agents

May 4, 2015

The hottest ticket in town did not go on sale. Chicago-area students who wished to attend We Day Illinois earned their tickets through community service.“We Day,” a series of stadium-sized events th...

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

Recipe: Reese’s Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Dip

April 27, 2015

Ingredients1/2 cup unsalted butter1/2 cup light brown sugar1/4 cup creamy peanut butter8 ounces cream cheese, softened3/4 cup powdered sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract1/2 cup semi-sweet mini chocolate c...

Grand Theft Auto V

‘Grand Theft Auto V’ presents new problems for series

April 27, 2015

“Grand Theft Auto V,” the latest in Rockstar Games’ “Grand Theft Auto” series, has been re-released for PC platforms. Arguably the best version of the game for its adjustable graphics setting...

Oscar Isaac and Alicia Vikander star in “Ex Machina,” a film about a programmer who takes part in an experiment with a female robot who takes on human-like qualities.

‘Ex Machina’ a masterful sci-fi film experience

April 27, 2015

“Ex Machina” is the story of an artificial intelligence named Eva played by Alicia Vikander (“A Royal Affair,” “Seventh Son”), who was built by young genius Nathan Bateman, played by Oscar Isaac (...

Spinach & Kale Greek Yogurt Dip

Spinach & Kale Greek Yogurt Dip

April 13, 2015

INGREDIENTS1 17-ounce container plain Greek yogurt 3 tablespoons mayonnaise1 tablespoon sugar1 cup kale, finely chopped1 cup spinach, finely chopped4 scallions, finely chopped1/3 cup red bell pepper, mince...

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