The AEMM grad students rap about their first year at Columbia College Chicago
Twitter is such a funny thing. You’re limited to the briefest of responses, and you have to be very good at editing, making up new words, and abbr. words, to fit everything you might want to say into such a limited character set. I recently read an older article from the New York Times that claimed that this abbreviated form of conversation is actually honing dialogue skills rather than dismantling them. Whether that’s true or not is a subject for another post, but these honed and candid answers regarding the AEMM program are loads of fun. Click onward to see the conversation as it happened…
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Ever wondered how the students feel about the MAM program ? Well you can find out today on the chat @3pmCST
What is your new perspective?
Challenging and a lot of fun. I’m excited for next semester as an student.
Fall semester was challenging-which is exactly what I wanted from the program! I definitely have a new perspective on arts mgt!
It was busy but opened up a lot of new doors for me! The first semester as an went really fast!
hahaha. we both said the same thing! ;)
Why did you choose to study in in the master of ?
I wanted a hands-on kind of program. Where we learn about things and immediately apply them. Plus Chicago is awesome
And I really liked the people I met when I visited at the open house. Really inspiring people doing really inspiring things!
We studied a variety of nonprofit
arts organizations as student groups.
That is why I chose to study in as an student
I love the variety of arts in Chi- everything from the symphony to to festivals to theatre to comedy. Plus, I love the vibe at CCC
what concerts or shows did you see?
I’ve seen more comedy/improv this semester than ever! I loved the neighborhood festivals in summer. There’s ALWAYS stuff going on!
What was your favorite class and why?
Fundraising. Totally rocked my world. The prof was amazing. I never realized how inspiring fundraising could be.
It’s not about money. It’s about changing the world. world.rocked.
Yes, Prof. Butera brings a wealth of experience to the class.
Ive also loved the opportunity to work with our prof’s outside of class has taught me more than a semesters worth!
You taught me so much too it was wonderful to connect to all the students this semesters peeps you all are
That’s too hard. I loved and , and I liked that revenue
generation and marketing dovetailed.
Enormous experience and love of what she does – that changes everything.
Mary Felice blew our minds with a talk on convergence!! I thought about things I had never thought about! The future is now!
YESSSSSS. That was a great class!
it’s really hard to pick out one moment. it’s been a whirlwind of amazing experiences!
It was that is a great way to describe it. :-)
Who was your most humorous professor and why?
Angelo Luciano in is a very funny professor.
Jason Stephens with his aliens vs humans. He was so determined to help us understand economics at any cost!
Jason Stephens teaches ecob with more energy than the easter bunny! He made our class fun and exciting!
I will also second that. Angelo is great.
RT Yes, Angelo even makes debits and credits entertaining!
sounds amazing! Did he work in the Zombie Apocalypse too?
What was your favorite project and why?
My favorite project was working on company, because it created a chance to help a growing company.
I’m helping to plan the showcase for and ! We’ve got some solid stuff coming to for
Probably the development portfolio for fundraising. It really forced me to step out of my comfort zone.
That sounds like a fantastic experience and I’m sure appreciates your help.
Who was the most interesting person in your class ?
Oh my gosh! Our class is filled to the brim with brilliantly fascinating people! I’m so happy with our cohort!!!
Everyone has such amazing stories and experiences. Not to mention that everyone is hilarious. We never get bored.
Everyone’s interesting! Don’t make me pick just one !
Thanks@drkellypage. We like having fun here ! chat
I’m hesitant to say with a loaded word like “interesting”! We are so diverse in personality, background, and where we are going!
Thanks to all for a great chat! Happy holidays and see you next semester!
Thanks for a great chat. I really enjoyed. Have a as well. See you next semester everyone
Lovely chatting! Enjoy the break!!!!
Big shout out to 4 participating in chat. See you all in the cloud
Looking fondly back on the chat. Look for a blog post coming soon! Featuring
AEMM Grad Students Tell Their Story… in Tweets!
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