The Columbia Chronicle

College announces new hires, promotions

By Campus Editor

July 24, 2015

A string of promotions and newly-hired personnel have been announced during the summer that could affect several departments throughout the 2015–2016 academic year.The emailed announcements, which were sent out June 15 through July 18, detailed four faculty and staff personnel changes at the college.The moves include the appointment of Miriam Smith as executive director of Alumni Relations, Suzanne McBride as interim chair of...

Conquering the Curve: The struggles and triumphs of Columbia College’s baseball team

Conquering the Curve: The struggles and triumphs of Columbia College’s baseball team

May 11, 2015

With Columbia’s Renegades baseball team becoming more well-known on campus, the team’s original name has become a distant memory, even to those who have been at the college longer than a decade.Columbi...

Featured Athlete: Brianna Planter

Featured Athlete: Brianna Planter

October 27, 2014

Brianna Planter, a junior dance major, taught herself how to dance at age 9. Now in college, she is the new choreographer of the Poms, Columbia’s dance team.Planter said she first found her competiti...

High school students vote for the first time

March 10, 2014

A new law passed in July 2013 mad Illinois the 20th state to allow 17-year-olds to vote if they will be 18 at the time of the general election. To celebrate their new democratic freedom, 30 students from...

Renegades decide on revisions

By Nader Ihmoud

April 29, 2012

The Renegades organization has been growing for some time, and according to Vice President Forrest Frazier, many felt this year was “the year.” After realizing it wasn’t, the Renegades now look to the 2012–2013 school year for big things to happen for Columbia sports.According to Frazier, the organization is looking to introduce more events next semester, such as three-on-three basketball and four-on-fourvolleybal...

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