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Uncertainties/Possibilities

by Jessica Lochte

The end of a year (academic as well as calendar year) always prompts people to look back. It is a time of reflection and evaluation, to see what went well …

Uncertainties/Possibilities

The end of a year (academic as well as calendar year) always prompts people to look back. It is a time of reflection and evaluation, to see what went well …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling, MA Jessica Lochte, jessica.a.lochte@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Decisions, Decisions…

by Jennifer Ligaya

My niece graduated from 8th grade this year. My full time cohort also graduated this year. I look at the time as it passes, and I feel myself remembering her …

Decisions, Decisions…

My niece graduated from 8th grade this year. My full time cohort also graduated this year. I look at the time as it passes, and I feel myself remembering her …

Interdisciplinary Arts MA Jennifer Ligaya, jennifer.ligaya@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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End of the Year Loose Ends

by Katie Sponseller

While I didn’t make it out to Manifest this year (due to driving from LA to Chicago), I was able to attend graduation. True to art school form, there was …

End of the Year Loose Ends

While I didn’t make it out to Manifest this year (due to driving from LA to Chicago), I was able to attend graduation. True to art school form, there was …

Cinema Art + Science - Creative Producing MFA Katie Sponseller, katie.sponseller@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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From Commencement to Capstone

by Jeni Crone

Last Weekend Cohort 22 graduated…symbolically. Our families came into town, we put on caps and gowns and walked across a stage, but we still have a little bit more work …

From Commencement to Capstone

Last Weekend Cohort 22 graduated…symbolically. Our families came into town, we put on caps and gowns and walked across a stage, but we still have a little bit more work …

Education - Visual Arts MAT Jeni Crone, jennifer.crone@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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We Did It!

by Kaity Sinke

I can’t even believe we’ve come to the end. Research Celebration, Manifest, and Commencement truly made for one of the most beautiful and emotional weeks I’ve ever had. I am …

We Did It!

I can’t even believe we’ve come to the end. Research Celebration, Manifest, and Commencement truly made for one of the most beautiful and emotional weeks I’ve ever had. I am …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Kaity Sinke, kaitysinke@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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30 weeks, Blink…

by Jennifer Ligaya

Year One…This school year FLEW by. I remember everything, in colorful bursting blurs. I have been smacked around in the gentlest way. The lifted moments shared the heart ache. I …

30 weeks, Blink…

Year One…This school year FLEW by. I remember everything, in colorful bursting blurs. I have been smacked around in the gentlest way. The lifted moments shared the heart ache. I …

Interdisciplinary Arts MA Jennifer Ligaya, jennifer.ligaya@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Goodbye, MarginAliens!

by Parker Stockman

Goodbye, my friends. It is with a light heart that I leave you in the capable hands of the new ambassador, Brittany! I say “light heart” because I am so …

Goodbye, MarginAliens!

Goodbye, my friends. It is with a light heart that I leave you in the capable hands of the new ambassador, Brittany! I say “light heart” because I am so …

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

by Kaity Sinke

I cannot believe that my journey of graduate school is coming to a close. I have made so many incredible memories here in Chicago and I have grown tremendously. Now …

The end is near

I cannot believe that my journey of graduate school is coming to a close. I have made so many incredible memories here in Chicago and I have grown tremendously. Now …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Kaity Sinke, kaitysinke@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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The Business Cards of Inspiring Filmmakers

by Katie Sponseller

I got new business cards this week. I’ve had the same ones for two years now and since it’s time to network and look for the next opportunity, I figured …

The Business Cards of Inspiring Filmmakers

I got new business cards this week. I’ve had the same ones for two years now and since it’s time to network and look for the next opportunity, I figured …

Cinema Art + Science - Creative Producing MFA Katie Sponseller, katie.sponseller@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Soon-Soon Monsoon

by Justin Grogan

I was recently speaking with my thesis advisor, Michael Robins, when he mentioned that it is common for manuscripts to end where the next book picks up. I hadn’t really …

Soon-Soon Monsoon

I was recently speaking with my thesis advisor, Michael Robins, when he mentioned that it is common for manuscripts to end where the next book picks up. I hadn’t really …

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