Columbia In The News: 2023
Links to external media stories that feature or mention Columbia College Chicago.
8, the debut album by renowned drag performer and Columbia College Chicago Alum Shea Couleé '11, was the subject of a piece in the Chicago Tribune.
‘Dreaming is Not Enough’Chicago Sun-Times, Mar 14, 2023
Cinematographer and Columbia Alum Michael Goi '80 talked to the Chicago Sun-Times about the Oscars, ethnicity, and the challenge of making movies.
My film was censored by the Indian government – I need the world to know what was in itIndependent, Mar 09, 2023
The Independent featured an essay by Columbia CTVA Alum Sandeep Ravindranath MFA '18 about how the right-wing Indian government censored his short film "Anthem for Kashmir."
Rita Wicks '22 Among Cast of 'Is God Is'broadwayworld.com, Mar 07, 2023
"Is God Is," which runs April 6 to May 28, makes its Chicago premier at A Red Orchid Theater and includes Alum Rita Wicks '22 in the cast.
The Eye-Grabbing Architecture of Chicago's College CampusesWTTW, Mar 07, 2023
Columbia College Chicago's preservation of historic structures in the South Loop was highlighted in a WTTW piece on college campus architecture in Chicago.
Television Academy Announces Spring 2023 Class of InternsEmmys.com, Mar 02, 2023
Columbia College Chicago student Jackie Elliot, currently participating in Semester in LA, earns prestigious internship with the Television Academy.
Admired Chicago photographer John H. White chronicles the humanity of historyCBS 2, Feb 23, 2023
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photojournalist and Columbia Adjunct Professor John H. White was interviewed by CBS 2's Jim Williams about his life and storied career.
Nobody knows the Troubles they’ve seenChicago Reader, Feb 22, 2023
Columbia Alum Shannon O’Neill '98 talked to the Chicago Reader about how a real-life story of two sisters in the IRA inspired her new play The Kelly Girls.
What Is Paczki Day?Smithsonian Magazine, Feb 21, 2023
Columbia Cultural Studies and Humanities Associate Professor Ann Hetzel Gunkel talked to Smithsonian Magazine about Chicago's Polish community and the roots of Paczki Day.
BeirutFlash Fiction Magazine, Feb 20, 2023
Flash Fiction Magazine published a short story by CTVA Adjunct Professor Francine Sanders titled "Beirut."
Meet Next Act Theatre’s New Artistic DirectorMilwaukee Magazine, Feb 10, 2023
Columbia College Chicago Theatre Alum Cody Estle '11 named first new director of Milwaukee's Next Act Theatre in 30 years.
Paul Giamatti Will Don His Tinfoil Hat For A Conspiracy Podcast Series ‘Chinwag’UPROXX, Feb 10, 2023
Columbia College Chicago Philosophy Professor Stephen Asma has a new conspiracy theory-themed podcast with veteran actor Paul Giamatti titled Chinwag.
CAA 2023 Awards for DistinctionDallas Art Dealers Association, Feb 08, 2023
The College Art Association (CAA) gave Columbia Photography Professor Dawoud Bey the "Artist Award for a Distinguished Body of Work."
Nickelodeon’s Annual Writing and Artist Programs Announce 12 New ParticipantsDeadline, Feb 07, 2023
Columbia Animation Alum Chad Bennett '19 will participate in Nickelodeon’s annual Writing and Artist Programs, designed to develop the next generation of creative voices from underrepresented communities.
TV Pilot ‘Palookaville’ Wins Slamdance Grand Jury Prize for Columbia College Chicago Alum CollatosScreen Magazine, Feb 01, 2023
Columbia College Chicago alum Theodore Collatos' TV Pilot ‘Palookaville’ won the coveted Grand Jury title at Slamdance and is now looking ahead to series development.
Sounds of Little Calumet River Become Art at Columbia College Chicago ExhibitionChicago Tribune, Jan 31, 2023
The Chicago Tribune talked to Norman W. Long about his art installation “Calumet in Dub,” which is on display through February 17 at Columbia’s Glass Curtain Gallery.
From an Emmy Win to Memories with Michael Jordan, Tamra Anderson of Aurora has had Quite a Career in TVChicago Tribune, Jan 24, 2023
Columbia Alum Tamra Anderson '93 talks to the Chicago Tribune about her career 30-year career in TV.
Janusz Kaminski on Creating a Romanticized Look for ‘The Fabelmans’ and Making 20 Films with SpielbergScreen Daily, Jan 17, 2023
Cinematographer and Columbia Alum Janusz Kaminski '87 talks to Screen Daily about his long-running collaborative partnership with Steven Spielberg and the inspiration behind their latest film The Fablemans.
Excavating the UnconsciousChicago Reader, Jan 12, 2023
In her solo exhibition at DePaul Art Museum, Columbia Art and Art History Alum Krista Franklin MFA '13 uses surrealism to imagine a more radical world.
Radio, TV Allowed Bob Sirott to Tap Into His Creative SideBarret News Media, Jan 09, 2023
Chicago radio legend and Columbia Alum Bob Sirott '71 talks about how the college prepared him for his career.
Chicago Fashion Brand Joe & Bella Designs Adaptive ClothingWBEZ, Jan 04, 2023
WBEZ's Reset talks about the Chicago adaptive apparel brand Joe & Bella and learns about their recent collaboration with Columbia College Chicago fashion students.
Cover GirlForest Bluff Magazine, Jan 03, 2023
Columbia Photography Alum Helen Berkun '03 talked to Forest Bluff Magazine about her career as an influencer.
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