Marginalia, Graduate Blog

Admission to the School of Life

by Joshua C. Robinson

The graduate school application process is fascinating and potentially terrifying. After you send in all of your applications you play a waiting game that can be just as stressful (maybe …

Admission to the School of Life

The graduate school application process is fascinating and potentially terrifying. After you send in all of your applications you play a waiting game that can be just as stressful (maybe …

Business & Entrepreneurship MAM Joshua C. Robinson, JoshuaCDRobinson@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

AEMM Grad Students Tell Their Story… in Tweets!

by Joshua C. Robinson

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 …

AEMM Grad Students Tell Their Story… in Tweets!

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 …

Business & Entrepreneurship MAM Joshua C. Robinson, JoshuaCDRobinson@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Will Smith, Commitment, and Applying for Dear Life

by Joshua C. Robinson

“No Plan B, It Distracts from Plan A” -Will Smith I first applied for grad school a few years ago, and I was accepted, but I ultimately decided not to …

Will Smith, Commitment, and Applying for Dear Life

“No Plan B, It Distracts from Plan A” -Will Smith I first applied for grad school a few years ago, and I was accepted, but I ultimately decided not to …

Business & Entrepreneurship MAM Joshua C. Robinson, JoshuaCDRobinson@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Goodbye from an AEMM Grad Ambassador

by Ali Porter

Dear Past, Present, and Future Columbia Grad Students, Well this is it. A year has flown by and this is my last blog post as Graduate Ambassador for the Arts, …

Goodbye from an AEMM Grad Ambassador

Dear Past, Present, and Future Columbia Grad Students, Well this is it. A year has flown by and this is my last blog post as Graduate Ambassador for the Arts, …

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

A new job at Lillstreet Arts Center

by Ali Porter

Some, if not many, of you may have heard of Lillstreet Art Center. It is a wonderful place located on the north side of Chicago that offers art classes, workshops, …

A new job at Lillstreet Arts Center

Some, if not many, of you may have heard of Lillstreet Art Center. It is a wonderful place located on the north side of Chicago that offers art classes, workshops, …

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

What I’m doing this summer

by Ali Porter

After the epic road trip, I arrived back in Chicago to find the city firmly in summer mode. Without sounding cliche, one of my favorite things about living here is …

What I’m doing this summer

After the epic road trip, I arrived back in Chicago to find the city firmly in summer mode. Without sounding cliche, one of my favorite things about living here is …

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Hanging art at the President’s House

by Ali Porter

Back in January, my friend and former ShopColumbia colleague, Shannon Bourne, asked me to help her hang a small show at none other than the President’s house. President Warrick Carter, …

Hanging art at the President’s House

Back in January, my friend and former ShopColumbia colleague, Shannon Bourne, asked me to help her hang a small show at none other than the President’s house. President Warrick Carter, …

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Record Store Day 2013

by Ali Porter

This year Record Store Day took place on April 20. As part of my internship at Minty Fresh, I helped put together a reissue of Komeda’s Genius Of Komeda. for release on Record …

Record Store Day 2013

This year Record Store Day took place on April 20. As part of my internship at Minty Fresh, I helped put together a reissue of Komeda’s Genius Of Komeda. for release on Record …

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Chicago to London

by Ali Porter

Two weeks ago I travelled back to the UK for my friend’s wedding. It was my first time returning to the UK in fifteen months. Despite traveling in the most manically busy …

Chicago to London

Two weeks ago I travelled back to the UK for my friend’s wedding. It was my first time returning to the UK in fifteen months. Despite traveling in the most manically busy …

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Writing music to order

by Ali Porter

There was an interesting development at my internship last week. I was asked to write some music for an indie film. Read on to find out what happened…

Writing music to order

There was an interesting development at my internship last week. I was asked to write some music for an indie film. Read on to find out what happened…

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605