Columbia College Chicago


Barbara Calabrese


Associate Professor

33 E Congress, Rm 700
Phone: (312) 369-8162


Barbara Calabrese has spent 20 years in higher education administration and teaching. Her previous positions include the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Illinois Institute of Technology. As specialist in communications, Barbara has been an invited speaker at national conferences in the areas of media and the community and the effect of digital technology on broadcast education. Her radio experience includes producing and hosting public affairs programming for CRIS Radio and WCKG-FM in Chicago. Currently, Barbara is a contributor for Chicago Public Radio, WBEZ 91. 5 FM and has served as a national consultant in voice, speech and language.

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