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So, No One Told You Life Was Gonna Be This Way?

by Elaine Rojas-Castillo

More than halfway through the semester and I’m already feeling it. Was I ready for it? In a word… What am I feeling, you ask?

So, No One Told You Life Was Gonna Be This Way?

More than halfway through the semester and I’m already feeling it. Was I ready for it? In a word… What am I feeling, you ask?

Journalism, MA Elaine Rojas-Castillo, erojascastillo@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Summer Lovin’

by Christine Reed

It’s summertime and I am loving it!  Along with the relaxation from the hot sun mixed with a cool breeze and the lounging on my deck or the beach, I have been …

Summer Lovin’

It’s summertime and I am loving it!  Along with the relaxation from the hot sun mixed with a cool breeze and the lounging on my deck or the beach, I have been …

Elementary Education MAT Christine Reed, christine.reed1@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Summer Jobs in the Windy City

by Logan Stahley

Many continuing grad students like myself need a summer job while staying in Chicago for the summer. Securing work in such a big metropolitan area can be very challenging. I …

Summer Jobs in the Windy City

Many continuing grad students like myself need a summer job while staying in Chicago for the summer. Securing work in such a big metropolitan area can be very challenging. I …

Music Composition for the Screen MFA Logan Stahley, unhello@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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A Balancing Act

by Christine Reed

[flickr id=”12834828324″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”false” size=”medium” group=”” align=”none”] Going to graduate school full time, working various part-time jobs, and student teaching every day, it can be hard to find the space …

A Balancing Act

[flickr id=”12834828324″ thumbnail=”medium_640″ overlay=”false” size=”medium” group=”” align=”none”] Going to graduate school full time, working various part-time jobs, and student teaching every day, it can be hard to find the space …

Elementary Education MAT Christine Reed, christine.reed1@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Finding a Balance

by Kaity Sinke

[flickr id=”9812570884″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”medium” group=”” align=”none”] Now that fall semester has officially started, this new chaotic shift in life can definitely be a bit overwhelming. To put it quite …

Finding a Balance

[flickr id=”9812570884″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”medium” group=”” align=”none”] Now that fall semester has officially started, this new chaotic shift in life can definitely be a bit overwhelming. To put it quite …

Dance/Movement Therapy & Counseling MA Kaity Sinke, kaitysinke@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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MY FINAL POST

by Josh Young

[flickr id=”9502916575″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] So here it is! My final hurrah! It’s been a fun year, and I’m really glad that my final year as an MFA …

MY FINAL POST

[flickr id=”9502916575″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] So here it is! My final hurrah! It’s been a fun year, and I’m really glad that my final year as an MFA …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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Getting Settled

by Josh Young

[flickr id=”9142290895″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Me and the fam have settled into Wicker Park. We love the new neighborhood and feel at home. The job is moving along …

Getting Settled

[flickr id=”9142290895″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Me and the fam have settled into Wicker Park. We love the new neighborhood and feel at home. The job is moving along …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
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New Job & Stuff

by Josh Young

[flickr id=”8702244438″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Look at me in that suit! A few weeks ago I interviewed for the position Associate Director of Creative Writing for the English …

New Job & Stuff

[flickr id=”8702244438″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Look at me in that suit! A few weeks ago I interviewed for the position Associate Director of Creative Writing for the English …

Creative Writing - Poetry MFA Josh Young, joyoung@colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Campus Jobs: Balancing Work and School

by Ali Porter

[flickr id=”7889398328″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Starting grad school can mean embarking on a good old financial adventure. Not only do you have to pay for school, but you …

Campus Jobs: Balancing Work and School

[flickr id=”7889398328″ thumbnail=”medium” overlay=”true” size=”original” group=”” align=”none”] Starting grad school can mean embarking on a good old financial adventure. Not only do you have to pay for school, but you …

Arts, Entertainment & Media Management MAM Ali Porter, alistair.porter@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