Category Archives: exhibits

Columbia College and The G.I. Bill

Since Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the G.I. Bill in 1944, Columbia College Chicago has assisted thousands of US Veterans in attaining occupations in their fields of choice. Today, we would like to honor our veterans by highlighting our digital exhibit, … Continue reading

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Laurence Minsky and The Marketing Communication Exhibit

Through December 20th, Department Snapshot: Marketing Communication will be showcased on the 3rd floor of the library. You can view the online exhibit here: http://www.colum.edu/archives/exhibits/digital-exhibits/marketing-communication-history.php In conjunction with the exhibit, The Signature Showcase: An Evening with Laurence Minsky will be … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: Art in the Library

Are you looking for a place to showcase your artwork? Twice each semester, Columbia College’s Archives hosts Art in the Library, exhibiting the visual art of students, faculty, staff, and alumni. We feature sculptures, paintings, drawings, paper and book arts, … Continue reading

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Celebrating William Russo

A notable teacher, author, conductor and musician is being celebrated at large this semester. The library is currently showcasing a William Russo exhibit on the first floor and on December 7th, there will be a panel discussion of Russo’s work … Continue reading

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Bill Russo Concert Posters

Columbia is home to so many successful artists—students, alumni, and professors—that it’s impossible to be aware of the multitude of artists outside of the department you study in.  This week, I researched Bill Russo, founder and director of Columbia College’s … Continue reading

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Student Perspective: Creating an Archival Stamp Exhibit

Sherwood School of Music Printmaking Stamps Curator’s Notes: Columbia College Archives & Digital Collections recently acquired material relating to the  history of the Sherwood Community Music School that included stamps with images of famous composers such as Franz Schubert, various … Continue reading

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