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Home Is Where the Art Is

by Hannah Batsel

I’m at one of those strange points in life where “I’m flying home tomorrow” can mean two completely different places. I guess I’m thinking about it because, well—I’m flying home …

Home Is Where the Art Is

I’m at one of those strange points in life where “I’m flying home tomorrow” can mean two completely different places. I guess I’m thinking about it because, well—I’m flying home …

Book & Paper, MFA Hannah Batsel, hannahbatsel@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Self-Editing

by Hannah Batsel

The picture above shows a fabric design that I illustrated for an alum of Columbia’s fashion design department, Amy Marie Fenderson. That’s how it looked in February, at least; halfway-drawn …

Self-Editing

The picture above shows a fabric design that I illustrated for an alum of Columbia’s fashion design department, Amy Marie Fenderson. That’s how it looked in February, at least; halfway-drawn …

Book & Paper, MFA Hannah Batsel, hannahbatsel@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

CPR VISITS THE POFO

by Daniel Scott Parker

[flickr id=”11224068265″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] I always tell prospective MFA students that one of the best things about our program—aside from reading each other’s work or writing collaborative …

CPR VISITS THE POFO

[flickr id=”11224068265″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] I always tell prospective MFA students that one of the best things about our program—aside from reading each other’s work or writing collaborative …

Daniel Scott Parker MFA Poetry Daniel Scott Parker, danielsparker@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Winter Break is Here!!

by Josh Young

[flickr id=”8290379854″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] This break started off with a BANG! I read at the Dollhouse with Brian Russel, Kathleen Rooney, and Glenn Shaheen. It was the …

Winter Break is Here!!

[flickr id=”8290379854″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] This break started off with a BANG! I read at the Dollhouse with Brian Russel, Kathleen Rooney, and Glenn Shaheen. It was the …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Adventures in Reporting: Election Day 2012

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”8166680753″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] From the first day of the Iowa Caucuses in January, 2012 to Election Day this November, I have been covering the presidential election. …

Adventures in Reporting: Election Day 2012

[flickr id=”8166680753″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] From the first day of the Iowa Caucuses in January, 2012 to Election Day this November, I have been covering the presidential election. …

Journalism MA Stephanie Ewing, stephanie.ewing@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Magazine Features: How Do They Work?

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”7982445500″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] While Columbia doesn’t have a magazine concentration in the Journalism MA program, per se, I’ve found (with the help of my professors) some …

Magazine Features: How Do They Work?

[flickr id=”7982445500″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] While Columbia doesn’t have a magazine concentration in the Journalism MA program, per se, I’ve found (with the help of my professors) some …

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

Surviving NATO

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”7155906067″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Preparing for the worst but hoping for boredom was our m.o. for covering NATO. Boring it was not, but thankfully, the weekend turned …

Surviving NATO

[flickr id=”7155906067″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Preparing for the worst but hoping for boredom was our m.o. for covering NATO. Boring it was not, but thankfully, the weekend turned …

Journalism MA Stephanie Ewing, stephanie.ewing@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Graduate Assistantships: A Pretty Sweet Deal

by Stephanie Ewing

[flickr id=”6983945346″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Most of the journalism grad students I know are pretty obsessed with finding ways to generate two things: relevant work experience and income. …

Graduate Assistantships: A Pretty Sweet Deal

[flickr id=”6983945346″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Most of the journalism grad students I know are pretty obsessed with finding ways to generate two things: relevant work experience and income. …

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

by Dan Mollison

[flickr id=”6833053504″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] The Creative Producing students recently began a brand new class: post-production. Only half a semester long, the post-production course is the first time …

Post-Production

[flickr id=”6833053504″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] The Creative Producing students recently began a brand new class: post-production. Only half a semester long, the post-production course is the first time …

Film & Video - Creative Producing MFA Dan Mollison, dmollison@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605