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Schedule of Events

Center for Black Music Research Open House and Exhibitions

Center for Black Music Research Open House and Exhibitions

Center for Black Music Research Open House and Exhibitions

618 S Michigan, Chicago IL 60605

Come visit the Center for Black Music Research on Tuesday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 27, from 2–5pm during Weeks of Welcome, where you can ...

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WOW: Queer Chicago Tour of Boystown and Andersonville

WOW: Queer Chicago Tour of Boystown and Andersonville

WOW: Queer Chicago Tour of Boystown and Andersonville

Multicultural Affairs

Join us for a rousing field trip through the gay-borhoods of Chicago. Boystown and Andersonville, two North side neighborhoods, are home to some of the ...

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Res Life Hoopla

Res Life Hoopla

Res Life Hoopla

731 S. Plymouth Court

Moved into your room and ready to mingle? Bring roommates and meet different members of your new community through fun activities ranging from Bingo to ...

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Library Tour with Mary Blood

Library Tour with Mary Blood

Library Tour with Mary Blood

Columbia College Chicago Library

Mary Blood, co-founder of Columbia College Chicago returns to provide students with a "behind the scenes" glimpse of what goes on in the Library. ...

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Library Introduction for International Students

Library Introduction for International Students

Library Introduction for International Students

Columbia College Chicago Library

The Columbia College Chicago Library welcomes all international students to campus! We understand the challenges you may be facing being in a new environment, and ...

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SGA Ice Cream Social

SGA Ice Cream Social

SGA Ice Cream Social

Wabash Campus (623 S. Wabash)

Enjoy free ice cream and find out what the Student Government Association is all about! ...

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Center for Black Music Research Open House and Exhibitions

Center for Black Music Research Open House and Exhibitions

Center for Black Music Research Open House and Exhibitions

618 S Michigan, Chicago IL 60605

Come visit the Center for Black Music Research on Tuesday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 27, from 2–5pm during Weeks of Welcome, where you can ...

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Faith on Campus

Faith on Campus

Faith on Campus

Wabash Campus (916 S. Wabash)

Join three faith-based student organizations for a discussion on the variety of faiths and how to practice and stay involved while you're here at Columbia. ...

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Res Life Hoopla

Res Life Hoopla

Res Life Hoopla

731 S. Plymouth Court

Moved into your room and ready to mingle? Bring roommates and meet different members of your new community through fun activities ranging from Bingo to ...

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Funduction

Funduction

Funduction

Film Row Cinema

New student department wide orientation ...

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Move & Groove Dance Sampler- FREE & open to all!

Move & Groove Dance Sampler- FREE & open to all!

Move & Groove Dance Sampler- FREE & open to all!

Dance Center

Come and join our Move & Groove sampler for new students and more with a Yoga class from 10am-10:45am, Tai-Chi from 10:45am-11:30am, Contemporary Ballet from ...

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Chicago Theatre Tour

Chicago Theatre Tour

Chicago Theatre Tour

72 E. 11th Street

Chicago has been called the Theatre Capital of America for the range, innovativeness, quality, and quantity of activity on local stages. Led by Senior Lecturer ...

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ColumbiaWorks

ColumbiaWorks

ColumbiaWorks

HAUS @ Quincy Wong Center

Introducing new students to the online job board, Columbiaworks and the procedure for applying for on-campus jobs. ...

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Street Art Music Festival

Street Art Music Festival

Street Art Music Festival

Papermaker's Garden

Join Art+ Activism, the National Art Education Association and the Student Exhibition Organization for live music by Columbia College Chicago student bands and a street ...

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African American Cultural Affairs Welcome

African American Cultural Affairs Welcome

African American Cultural Affairs Welcome

618 S. Michigan Ave., 4th floor

African American Cultural Affairs Welcome ...

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First, Let Me Take A Selfie

First, Let Me Take A Selfie

First, Let Me Take A Selfie

Loft

Come join student org Picture Perfect in their first annual "First , Let me take a selfie" event . This event is all about YOU ...

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Profiles and Portfolios

Profiles and Portfolios

Profiles and Portfolios

Portfolio Center Annex

Meet the Portfolio Center staff and get started on presenting your work and yourself to potential collaborators, employers, and audiences. 2pm - Meet and hear from ...

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Global Exchange

Global Exchange

Global Exchange

618 Building

Come join the Office of International Student Affairs and the International Student Organization (ISO) as we welcome YOU! - new students from other parts of ...

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Small Wallet; Big City!

Small Wallet; Big City!

Small Wallet; Big City!

623 S. Wabash

Discover how to save at least $50 a week on groceries, shampoo, restaurants, clothing, furniture. I'll show you how to find the best deals ...

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Fresh Meet

Fresh Meet

Fresh Meet

623 S. Wabash Ave.

Find Your Creative Other: The Mocktail hour. Students will have the opportunity to meet and greet other students who aspire to become professionals in their industry ...

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WOW: Rainbow Welcome Reception and Friendship Cruise

WOW: Rainbow Welcome Reception and Friendship Cruise

WOW: Rainbow Welcome Reception and Friendship Cruise

HAUS @ Quincy Wong Center

Looking to find a fun and supportive LGBTQ community? Come make new friends and meet the team at the LGBTQ Office of Culture ...

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Latino Cultural Affairs New Student Welcome

Latino Cultural Affairs New Student Welcome

Latino Cultural Affairs New Student Welcome

618 Building

Come join the Latino Cultural Affairs office to find out all the great opportunites offered to students to be involved with and learn about Latino ...

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Multicultural Affairs Welcome

Multicultural Affairs Welcome

Multicultural Affairs Welcome

HAUS @ Quincy Wong Center

Multicultural Affairs Welcome ...

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Casino Royale 2014

Casino Royale 2014

Casino Royale 2014

1104 S Wabash Avenue

Food, Mocktails, Casino Games, and Dancing with a Hollywood twist! Student Activities and Leadership will host the 6th Annual Casino Royale as part of the ...

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Res Life Hoopla

Res Life Hoopla

Res Life Hoopla

731 S. Plymouth Court

Moved into your room and ready to mingle? Bring roommates and meet different members of your new community through fun activities ranging from Bingo to ...

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U-Pass Distribution Dates for Fall 2014

U-Pass Distribution Dates for Fall 2014

U-Pass Distribution Dates for Fall 2014

For more information on U-Pass and distribution dates visit www.colum.edu/upass. Distribution dates for Fall 2014 are August 28th, 29th, and September 2nd. ...

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Connections: Advertising and Public Relations

Connections: Advertising and Public Relations

Connections: Advertising and Public Relations

624 S. Michigan

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: American Sign Language

Connections: American Sign Language

Connections: American Sign Language

33 E. Congress

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Animation

Connections: Animation

Connections: Animation

1600 S. State Street

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Art & Material Conservation

Connections: Art & Material Conservation

Connections: Art & Material Conservation

Wabash Campus (623 S. Wabash)

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Art + Design

Connections: Art + Design

Connections: Art + Design

1104 Center

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Audio Arts & Acoustics

Connections: Audio Arts & Acoustics

Connections: Audio Arts & Acoustics

Wabash Campus (623 S. Wabash)

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Business and Entreprenuership

Connections: Business and Entreprenuership

Connections: Business and Entreprenuership

618 Building

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Connections: Cinema Art + Science

Connections: Cinema Art + Science

Connections: Cinema Art + Science

1600 S. State Street

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Connections: Creative Writing

Connections: Creative Writing

Connections: Creative Writing

916 S. Wabash, 4th Floor

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Connections: Culture Studies

Connections: Culture Studies

Connections: Culture Studies

624 S. Michigan

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Connections: Dance

Connections: Dance

Connections: Dance

1306 S. Michigan

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Connections: Early Childhood Education

Connections: Early Childhood Education

Connections: Early Childhood Education

33 E. Congress

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Connections: Fashion Studies

Connections: Fashion Studies

Connections: Fashion Studies

33 E. Congress

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Connections: Interactive Arts & Media

Connections: Interactive Arts & Media

Connections: Interactive Arts & Media

Wabash Campus (916 S. Wabash)

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Multimedia Journalism

Connections: Multimedia Journalism

Connections: Multimedia Journalism

600 S. Michigan

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Connections: Music

Connections: Music

Connections: Music

1014 S. Michigan

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Connections: Musical Theatre

Connections: Musical Theatre

Connections: Musical Theatre

Wabash Campus (916 S. Wabash)

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Photography

Connections: Photography

Connections: Photography

600 S. Michigan

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Connections: Radio

Connections: Radio

Connections: Radio

33 E. Congress

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Television

Connections: Television

Connections: Television

600 S. Michigan

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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Connections: Theatre

Connections: Theatre

Connections: Theatre

72 East 11th Street

Get connected with your department! This mandatory event will show you what your next few years at Columbia will look like, offer a chance to ...

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New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation

Grant Park, Balbo and Columbus

New Student Convocation is how Columbia welcomes students to its unique and creative community. The annual event features an iconic assembly with Columbia's president, a ...

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Trivia Night

Trivia Night

Trivia Night

731 S. Plymouth Court

Form your "Creative Crew" of 4-6 and join us in a battle of the wits. Topics will range from general knowledge to Columbia College history ...

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Weeks of Welcome Cinema Slapdown

Weeks of Welcome Cinema Slapdown

Weeks of Welcome Cinema Slapdown

Film Row Cinema

Who are you and how do you fit in? Search your soul at a screening of Divergent followed by a free for all. Come ...

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