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“Strong is the New Pretty” author Kate T. Parker will stop at Athleta, 3415 N. Southport Ave., April 5, as art of her nationwide book tour. 

Book shows girls embracing inner strength

March 27, 2017

The idea for photographer Kate T. Parker’s new book, she said, began with noticing her strongest shots were  those of her daughters being silly and wild. Wanting to share beauty, free of filters and...

The Black Arts Movement and Beyond | The Columbia Chronicle

March 6, 2017

Students, leaders and community members gathered at The University of Chicago Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., on March 2 to hear renowned poet, author and educator Haki Madhubuti read excerpts from his boo...

SUE reveals answers millions of years after death

SUE reveals answers millions of years after death

October 17, 2016

SUE, the largest and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex ever found, had her right arm removed Oct. 6 to help scientists discover more about what T. rex’s arms were used for, and why they were so small.Carmen...

Columbia celebrates student veterans | The Columbia Chronicle

November 17, 2014

Student veterans and their families came to celebrate their service and achievements on Veterans Day at Columbia. The celebration was held Nov. 11 at the Conaway Center in the 1104 S. Wabash Ave. Building, and shed light on issues still prevalent throughout the veteran population in the United States. Event organizers hope to educate members of the college and the public on what it means to wear the uniform.Video by: Charles JeffersonFor more multimedia content, visit us on Facebook: us on Twitter: get all the latest news, sports, arts & culture, campus events and more at

Terrance Hicks, Columbia's self-defense instructor, challenged students to go head-to-head against one another.

Columbia learns to fight back

September 8, 2014

Columbia College is hosting “self-defense and street smarts” sessions, which are sponsored by Fitness and Recreation.Columbia alumnus Terrance Hicks, the self-defense and martial arts instructor since 2009, will teach the ...

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