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Never a dull moment…

by Dustin Seelinger

The last few weeks have been absolutely crazy. The week before Spring break was critique week. This year’s critique week was a little different than years past. Responding to feedback …

Never a dull moment…

The last few weeks have been absolutely crazy. The week before Spring break was critique week. This year’s critique week was a little different than years past. Responding to feedback …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Dustin Seelinger, dustin.seelinger@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Busy is the Understatement of the Year

by Dustin Seelinger

The semester is going pretty good so far. The last week has been crazy busy though. Last weekend was Expo Chicago at Navy Pier, third year Thesis proposal critiques have …

Busy is the Understatement of the Year

The semester is going pretty good so far. The last week has been crazy busy though. Last weekend was Expo Chicago at Navy Pier, third year Thesis proposal critiques have …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Dustin Seelinger, dustin.seelinger@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

On Display

by Danielle Holtz

Student work is regularly displayed in the hallways at most schools these days, so much so that we spend a bit of time in graduate school discussing what sort of …

On Display

Student work is regularly displayed in the hallways at most schools these days, so much so that we spend a bit of time in graduate school discussing what sort of …

Elementary Education MAT Danielle Holtz, danielle.holtz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Publishing Parties

by Danielle Holtz

My formal unit is almost complete. My students have reflected on their writing, rewritten one selected work, reviewed it with a friend, edited it with a friend (and then had …

Publishing Parties

My formal unit is almost complete. My students have reflected on their writing, rewritten one selected work, reviewed it with a friend, edited it with a friend (and then had …

Elementary Education MAT Danielle Holtz, danielle.holtz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Post Critique Evacuation Strategies…

by Dustin Seelinger

Crits are over!! Yay!! I want to give my cohort a huge congratulations and let them know that I’m super proud of them. I also want to say thank up …

Post Critique Evacuation Strategies…

Crits are over!! Yay!! I want to give my cohort a huge congratulations and let them know that I’m super proud of them. I also want to say thank up …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Dustin Seelinger, dustin.seelinger@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

New Faces, New Places

by Bubba Murray

The door to Columbia has been opened and now they have to decide if this is the right time to walk through.

New Faces, New Places

The door to Columbia has been opened and now they have to decide if this is the right time to walk through.

Film & Video - Cinema Directing MFA Bubba Murray, james.murray2@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

People on a Stage

by Justin Botz

My friend and colleague Alexa Rittichier is currently working on her thesis project, People on a Stage. People on a Stage is a performance ensemble made up of Lydia Feuerhelm, …

People on a Stage

My friend and colleague Alexa Rittichier is currently working on her thesis project, People on a Stage. People on a Stage is a performance ensemble made up of Lydia Feuerhelm, …

Interdisciplinary Arts & Media MFA Justin Botz, justin.botz@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Finishing Touches

by Dustin Seelinger

We are quickly approaching critique week. It is almost like time is speeding up. There has been this sudden sense of urgency among the students in the Interdisciplinary Arts programs. …

Finishing Touches

We are quickly approaching critique week. It is almost like time is speeding up. There has been this sudden sense of urgency among the students in the Interdisciplinary Arts programs. …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Dustin Seelinger, dustin.seelinger@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Happenings at the Center for Book and Paper Arts

by Dustin Seelinger

There is a great show happening right now in the Center for Book and Paper Arts, located on the second floor at 1104 S Wabash. The show is titled Structures for …

Happenings at the Center for Book and Paper Arts

There is a great show happening right now in the Center for Book and Paper Arts, located on the second floor at 1104 S Wabash. The show is titled Structures for …

Interdisciplinary Book & Paper Arts MFA Dustin Seelinger, dustin.seelinger@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Bringing the Writing to You: Susan Hope Lanier

by Chris Terry

So you can get an idea of the writing that the Fiction Writing Department is producing, I am publishing excerpts from work by my fellow Fiction Writing grads. Sooz is …

Bringing the Writing to You: Susan Hope Lanier

So you can get an idea of the writing that the Fiction Writing Department is producing, I am publishing excerpts from work by my fellow Fiction Writing grads. Sooz is …

Creative Writing - Fiction MFA Chris Terry, chrislterry@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

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