Meet the Bloggers
Business & Entrepreneurship, MAM
I’m a second-year in the MAM program at Columbia College Chicago. I have a musical background (French horn player) and aspire to start a career as an orchestra manager.
Interdisciplinary Arts & Media MFA
I’m a third-year student in the Interdisciplinary Arts & Media MFA program. I find inspiration in a wide variety of areas—from my emotions and my neighborhood to… particle physics. And politics.
Cinema Art + Science - Cinema Directing MFA
Filmmaking is my passion and I hope to work as an independent writer and director. In the world of filmmaking, creativity thrives. I couldn’t keep away!
Creative Writing - Fiction MFA
I received my BA in Print Journalism, but realized I preferred stories I can ethically manipulate to the cold, hard facts and rigidity of print news.
Creative Writing – Poetry, MFA
This is my first year in the Poetry MFA program. I live in Lincoln Square and work as a writer when I’m not busy teaching or being a TA.
I am a first year student in the Journalism MA program. I can’t wait to immerse myself in the field and finally begin my dream career.
Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA
When I heard that Columbia College had an MFA program just for book and paper arts, I caught the first plane to Chicago!
Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling, MA
I am a second-year in the Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA program. I am originally from Germany and have been living in Chicago since July 2014.
Music Composition for the Screen, MFA
I’m a first-year student in the Music Composition for the Screen MFA program. I composed for more than 30 films during my time as an undergrad at Columbia.
Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA
When I received my BA, I imagined someday returning to school for my MFA. I wasn’t sure I was ready—until I realized I was writing every free minute I had.
Creative Producing, MFA
I’m a second-year student in the Creative Producing MFA program. I chose Columbia because I’m very attracted to the idea of becoming a producer for narrative storytelling.
I am a second-year student in the Photography MFA program. My current work focuses on the relationship that we have to the natural world within our built environments.