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..
On my train ride home.
It may be obvious, but I’m writing this with shaky hands. I’m just coming out of one of those dazed states of c..
June is pride season! A month long celebration centered on the queer community in remembrance of the 1969 stonewalls riots started by ..
Director, Yasmin Asif (left), Producer, Eva Herndon (middle)
It’s hard to believe we’re into the third week of summer break. Some stud..
It’s been a long road. We’ve only been close for five years now, but I’ve known you for what feels like my whole life, and..
Tucked away about halfway down the hallway on the 8th floor of the 624 South Michigan building is room 803. This modest office is always p..
All ready and awkwardly waiting to start my critique!
Every spring the Art and Art History Department hosts individual critiques of al..