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Why are we named Columbia?

As we welcome our new students to campus this week, many might be wondering why we are named Columbia. It must be that we are somehow related to the New York flagship, Columbia University, right? Wrong. Typical to Columbia College … Continue reading

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Columbia College Chicago may inundate paper scheduling for winter semester

Scheduling classes is a less tedious process today than it was in the 70s, but it’s about to get harder. Imagine you are in your senior year at Columbia College, only it’s not 2014: it’s 1974. You’ve been through the … Continue reading

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New College Archives Website

Hello All! Just in time for the weekend, we are happy to announce the new College Archives website! We’ve been working hard to redesign our website over the past few months and it’s now live on the web! The project … Continue reading

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See You at Student Convocation 2012

If you’re attending Convocation this Friday from 11am – 2pm in Grant Park, make sure to stop by the College Archives & Digital Collections table and get your photo taken with Mary Blood, the co-founder of Columbia! The only photos … Continue reading

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Welcome to Creating Access

Welcome to Creating Access, Columbia College Chicago’s Archives and Digital Collections blog! Written from the perspectives of our student employees and interns, Creating Access is your window into Columbia College’s history in action. We’ll post fun facts, interesting articles, and … Continue reading

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