August 2013 Success Stories


Below is a snapshot of successes shared with the Success Campaign for
August of 2013. The company name is listed first, then the success.
Check out where CCC students and alumni are using their talents!

93.9 MyFM – Mid-day Host

American Academy of Pediatrics in Elk Grove, IL – Editorial Associate

American Society of Magazine Editor – Internship – Featured for Exceptional Fashion Photography

Applied Arts – Student Award Contest Entrant

Arts and Culture Department of WBEZ Chicago – Internship

At Threadless HQ – Photo Exhibition

Better Government Association – Internship

Blast Marketing & PR – Social Media Manager

Blue Pearl Consulting – Graphic Designer

Bon Jovi Management – July 2013 Concert in Soldier Field – Intern

CBS – Internship

CBS Chicago – Field Producer

CBS-WBBM – Part-time Assistant Producer

Chicago Children’s Theatre – Graphic Design Intern

Chicago Field Museum – Videographer Internship

Chicago Ideas Week – Paid Internship

Chicago Public Schools’ Office of Professional Learning – Editor

Chicago Sun Times – Internship

Chicago Sun-Times – Recruitment Advertising Manager

Chicago Tribune’s TribLocal – Reporter

Chicago’s Best, WGN – Supervising Producer

Co-Writer of Children’s Play – R.G. Haynie

Comma Music – Intern

Consumers Digest Communications LLC – Online Editor

Consumers Digest Communications LLC – Research Coordinator

Crain’s Chicago Business – Social Media Intern

CrossRealms – Design Intern (Virtual Job Fair)

CSP Business – Digital Production Editor

Daily Herald – Internship

Detroit Lights Project – Award Winner + Weisman Recipient

Disney – Production Coordinator

Dow-Jones News Fund internship – Internship

DuPuis – Summer 2013 Graphic Design Intern

Eater Chicago – Editor

Edelman – Intern

FOXSportsNext in Ann Arbor, MI – Job

Graphic Novel Kickstarter Project 200%+ Funded

Harpo Studios – Freelance Production Assistant

HBO – Intern

Illustrator – Personal Illustration

Jane Jerardi – Media internship

JellyVision – Full-time Internship

Johnson Publishing – Internship

KCAU TV in Sioux City, Iowa – Multi-Media Journalist/Producer

KTUU of Anchorage Alaska – Health, Science and Technology Reporter – Reporter

KXXV-TV – Reporter

Lake Preston Times, Sious Falls, SD – Editor

Las Vegas Review Journal – Intern

Lollapolooza – Event Coverage

Marketing Coordinator at Jacobs Agency – Inbound Marketing Coordinator

Martinez Creative Group – PR/Social Media Coordinator

McCann WorldGroup’s New York Office – Communications Coordinator

Modern Luxury Publication – Contributing Editor

Modern Luxury Publication – Photo Editor Intern

Motionsource – Video Production

Multimedia Designer – Creative Group

Music Dealers – Summer Intern

Named #42 on New City’s Top 50 Artists – Featured in New City Publication

National Society of Collegiate Scholars – Senior Coordinator of Creative Marketing

NBC-2/WBBH in Fort Myers, FL – Job – Paid Internship

NBC2, WBBH, Fort Meyers Floria – Reporter

NogginLabs – Interactive UI/UX Designer

O Magazine – Internship

Pitchfork – Entertainment Sale Coordinator

Progress Illinois – Reporter and Blogger

Rader Studios – Paid Internship

Rilee Chastain – Communications and Outreach Supervisor

Rockit Ranch Productions – Production Intern

Schafer Condon Carter – Jr Art Director

ShadowMachine – Acquisitions Assistant

Teach For America – Future Corps Member/Teacher

The Bears – Fan Serves Representative

The Daily Buzz TV Show – Writer and Producer

The Onion – A.V. Club Web Producer

The Reader – Internship

Threshold Interactive – Job

Univision – Intern

Urban Bush Women – Development Assistant Intern

Urban Outfitters Blog Look of the Week

Wheaton College – CAD and Records Coordinator

WIA – Assistant Acoustical Consultant

Wildberry Pancakes – Barista

Wine Enthusiast – Assistant Editor

WLIO-TV – Anchor/Reporter

WMS Gaming – Job Offer from Industry Event

WQRF/WTVO in Rockford – Eyewitness News Reporter

WTWO, Terre Haute, IN – Reporter

It is hugely important to us to capture the jobs, performances, exhibitions, publications, internships, awards, and other successes of our Columbia College Chicago Community.

Have a success story to share? Let us know HERE.