This year, I turn 36. It will be roughly two decades since the summer I saved up enough money from my job at the Dairy Crest (a local, sea..
Amidst the chaos of preparing for the end of the semester comes the all-too-brief but definitely welcome break for Thanksgiving. This year..
After I became involved with burlesque and began earning my first Master’s in Arts Management at Columbia College Chicago, I started conce..
A new semester begins! Only three weeks in and I already feel like our group has discovered such a profound and wonderful new way of w..
Me! Right after my May 2021 graduation!
Has it been a few months or a few years since you completed your undergraduate degree? Are you..
As a reformed freelancer of 15 years, one of the main reasons I attended graduate school was to gain access to and become connected with t..
This is my final blog as the Nonfiction Graduate Ambassador for CCC and it’s my time to reflect on the place that’s been my home, my community, and, most importantly, the well-spring of my creativity for the last three years. It’s hard to do; my wealth of thoughts and feelings are hard to summarize despite the writerly expertise I’ve accrued in these years.
Growing up, my father taught me (well, more like drilled into me) that networking is how you get ahead. It’s how you learn and develop..
The inimitable Vanessa Ramstack
Chicago is a city of opportunity. New York and Los Angeles require either significant money or one he..
Leading a discussion on color with GTA Photography summer camp students.
One question I noticed a lot of incoming graduate students ha..