“I feel like I’m imparting to the next generation empowerment, encouragement, a space to identify with who they are.”
“As dance and psychology ran parallel in my life, I learned to combine them.”
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At least five days a week, Jay Bonansinga (MA ’88) gets up in the morning and puts on a jacket and tie. But he doesn’t leave home...
As students at Columbia College Chicago, Lena Waithe, Tony Merevick and Roma Shah all jump-started their careers with hands-on..
Artists Caitlin Strokosch (BA ’98), Rachael Albers (BA ’06) and Shawn Lent (MAM ’06) step out of the spotlight and find fulfillment..
Christopher Jobson (BA ’04) turned his humble passion project—an art and visual culture blog—into a full-time, professional career.
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When Eric Roesner (BFA ’11) and RJ Casey teamed up to create their tongue-in-cheek cowboy comic, Pecos, they wanted to make the final..
Lee Bey (BA ’88) was sweating it out on a May day in 2001. Less than three weeks into his job as Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley’s deputy..