The Portfolio Center

The Portfolio Center is here to help you prepare for your career.

The Portfolio Center

The Portfolio Center is here to help you prepare for your career.

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Leadership Institute: Networking Like a Pro

Leadership Institute: Networking Like a Pro

Everyone talks about networking and how it’s important, but nobody tells you how to do it.

We’ll discuss how to talk to professionals and how to gain a mentor, which is a huge part of networking.

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Student Employment

Earn while you learn

Student Employment

To apply for jobs on campus, visit the ColumbiaWorks virtual job and internship board.

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Talent Pool Spotlight

Madeline Bennett, Graphic Designer / Creative Problem Solver

Talent Pool Spotlight

Madeline Bennett, a Senior student passionately studying Graphic Design and minoring in Advertising, her skills include; typography, copy writing, art direction, advertising art.

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Share Success

Share Success

It is hugely important to us to capture the jobs, performances, exhibitions, publications, internships, awards, and other successes of our Columbia College Chicago Community.

Please share success stories with us.

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Upcoming Events

Resume Lab

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Resume Lab

Resume Lab


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Portfolio Center

Revise your resume or cover letter at the Portfolio Center with coaching from our peer reviewers, or bring in a print resume for a 15-minute ...

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Freelance Tool Kit: Income Taxes for Freelancers

Freelance Tool Kit: Income Taxes for Freelancers

Freelance Tool Kit: Income Taxes for Freelancers

Wabash Campus (623 S. Wabash)

Understanding what to do with your money once you start freelancing is crucial. Come hear Janet Ecklebarger lay it all out: what you can write ...

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IMMERSION: Chicago Ad Federation Annual Career Day

IMMERSION: Chicago Ad Federation Annual Career Day

IMMERSION: Chicago Ad Federation Annual Career Day

Swissotel

The Chicago Advertising Federation's 34th Annual Career Day, taking place Friday, February 12, 2016 at the Swissotel Chicago, is an intensive educational program designed ...

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IMMERSION: “75 Mins With” Screenwriter, Director and Producer Steve Conrad

IMMERSION: “75 Mins With” Screenwriter, Director and Producer Steve Conrad

IMMERSION: “75 Mins With” Screenwriter, Director and Producer Steve Conrad

Columbia College's Conaway Center

In partnership with IFP Chicago, Columbia College Chicago hosts screenwriter, director and producer Steve Conrad as part of the Immersion Series. Conrad’s credits include THE SECRET LIFE OF ...

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Freelance Tool Kit: Pricing & Setting Rates

Freelance Tool Kit: Pricing & Setting Rates

Freelance Tool Kit: Pricing & Setting Rates

Portfolio Center

Get insight on pricing your work and setting your rates as a freelancer. How much is too much and what’s not enough? What is your ...

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IMMERSION: AMA Marketers career Fair

IMMERSION: AMA Marketers career Fair

IMMERSION: AMA Marketers career Fair

Robert Morris University

Ready to jumpstart your Marketing Career? The Chicago chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) is hosting a Marketers Career Fair on Thursday, April 14th ...

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IMMERSION: Public Relations

IMMERSION: Public Relations

IMMERSION: Public Relations

Stage Two

Junior and Senior Public Relations students, hear from a panel of PR professionals led by keynote David Grossman of The Grossman Group about the state ...

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Fabulunch - Gay for Pay: LGBTQ Identities at Werq

Fabulunch - Gay for Pay: LGBTQ Identities at Werq

Fabulunch - Gay for Pay: LGBTQ Identities at Werq

618 Building

Please join the Office of LGBTQ Culture and Community for a free lunch and engaging conversation with students, faculty and staff on topics including being ...

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