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Coffee Talk

by Justin Grogan

& by coffee talk, I mean where are you going to write those ground breaking poems? After working as a manager for over a year in a coffee house, I …

Coffee Talk

& by coffee talk, I mean where are you going to write those ground breaking poems? After working as a manager for over a year in a coffee house, I …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Justin Grogan, jgrogan@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Finals Week Survival Guide

by Steph Jurusz

Thanksgiving has come and gone, and while that break was wonderful, we all knew what was waiting just around the corner. It’s hard to believe that it’s already here, but …

Finals Week Survival Guide

Thanksgiving has come and gone, and while that break was wonderful, we all knew what was waiting just around the corner. It’s hard to believe that it’s already here, but …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Steph Jurusz, stephanie.jurusz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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This Is The End…

by Joshua C. Robinson

[flickr id=”14099893005″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”false” size=”medium_640″ group=”” align=”none”] Finals month, yes that’s right it’s a month long or longer extravaganza in grad school, can be challenging to say the least. And …

This Is The End…

[flickr id=”14099893005″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”false” size=”medium_640″ group=”” align=”none”] Finals month, yes that’s right it’s a month long or longer extravaganza in grad school, can be challenging to say the least. And …

Business & Entrepreneurship MAM Joshua C. Robinson, JoshuaCDRobinson@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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On Caffeine, Health, and Finding the Light

by Steph Jurusz

I was never really the type of student that pulled all-nighters to desperately finish an assignment at the last minute. While I did have a pretty terrible sleep schedule during …

On Caffeine, Health, and Finding the Light

I was never really the type of student that pulled all-nighters to desperately finish an assignment at the last minute. While I did have a pretty terrible sleep schedule during …

Creative Writing - Nonfiction MFA Steph Jurusz, stephanie.jurusz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Things I Love

by Parker Stockman

[flickr id=”8472754379″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] It’s Valentine’s Day as I write this, so I wanted to give a shout out this week to all the things I love, …

Things I Love

[flickr id=”8472754379″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] It’s Valentine’s Day as I write this, so I wanted to give a shout out this week to all the things I love, …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

How to Survive Graduate School

by Parker Stockman

[flickr id=”7941591066″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Grad school is the best — it really is. However, it’s super hard and intense. There will be tears. There may be some …

How to Survive Graduate School

[flickr id=”7941591066″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Grad school is the best — it really is. However, it’s super hard and intense. There will be tears. There may be some …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Parker Stockman, parker.stockman@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Coffee Break! Top 4 Spots for J-Students to Grab a Cup

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”7889214202″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] As the semester kicks off, I thought about the best piece of advice I’d give to newly minted Journalism MA students at Columbia …

Coffee Break! Top 4 Spots for J-Students to Grab a Cup

[flickr id=”7889214202″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] As the semester kicks off, I thought about the best piece of advice I’d give to newly minted Journalism MA students at Columbia …

Journalism MA Stephanie Ewing, stephanie.ewing@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Your Tuition Dollars Hard At Work: Applying J-School Skills to Real Life

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”7732538350″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] After reading a Chicago Tribune article about the way undergrads’ parents are more carefully evaluating the job prospects and skills gained from their …

Your Tuition Dollars Hard At Work: Applying J-School Skills to Real Life

[flickr id=”7732538350″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] After reading a Chicago Tribune article about the way undergrads’ parents are more carefully evaluating the job prospects and skills gained from their …

Journalism MA Stephanie Ewing, stephanie.ewing@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Goodbye, Creative Non-Fiction Class: I’ll Miss You

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”7643271642″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] I still can’t believe it, but I’m finally done with class for the summer — heck, the 2011-2012 school year. I, of course, …

Goodbye, Creative Non-Fiction Class: I’ll Miss You

[flickr id=”7643271642″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] I still can’t believe it, but I’m finally done with class for the summer — heck, the 2011-2012 school year. I, of course, …

Journalism MA Stephanie Ewing, stephanie.ewing@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Grad School Zen

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”6752795809″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] While riding the train home from the city, I realized this semester is going to be an exercise in time management and balance—like …

Grad School Zen

[flickr id=”6752795809″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] While riding the train home from the city, I realized this semester is going to be an exercise in time management and balance—like …

Journalism MA Stephanie Ewing, stephanie.ewing@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605