600 S Michigan Av., Chicago Illinois 60605
312-344-7645 Toll Free: 312-344-7131
Columbia College is located in Chicago, Cook County, IL, and has an enrollment of about 9,000. Student housing is available for 349.
The College is the nation's largest arts and communications college and evolved from a speech college for women founded in 1890.
During the early years, the institution served as a teachers college and later took advantage of the growing field of radio broadcasting, eventually moving into television and other areas of mass communications.
Their programs include Art and Design, Arts Management, Dance, Digital Media Technology, Early Childhood Education, Fiction Writing, Film and Video, Interactive Multimedia, ASL-English Interpretation, Journalism, Marketing Communication, Music, Musical Theater Performance, Photography, Poetry, Radio, Sound, Television, and Theater.
There are undergraduate programs as well as graduate level studies at the College.
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(Chicago) American Academy of Art
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12/03 Coming to The Chicago area
Dairy State Cheese and Beer Festival Kenosha WI April20 This fun-filled event includes cheese from around the state of Wisconsin, some of the area’s finest beers and live music.
North Shore Unitarian Church Art Fair Deerfield IL April27-28 NSUC's annual ART FAIR is a juried show featuring the original works of 65+ talented artists and artisans. The fine art and fine crafts exhibited include photography, painting, ceramics, glass, paper, woodwork, metalwork, jewelry, sculpture, fiber, clothing and mixed media. Exhibiting artists come from Illinois as well as from several surrounding states.
Redbud Trail Rendezvous Rochester IN April27-28 See living history of frontier Midwest America, historic camps, music and dance of the period, traditional crafts, food cooked over wood fires, blanket trading, tomahawk and muzzle-loading shooting contests. The village has 40 wooden booths, traditional crafts, blanket trading and muzzle loading shooting matches.
Chocolate Fest Long Grove IL May3-5 Dive into three days of nothing but CHOCOLATE! Mmm, chocolate strawberries, donuts, and much more! Every spring, the Village of Long Grove celebrates the existence of the world's best tasting antioxidant.
Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair Lombard IL May5 The Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair is held annually on St. Charles Road between Main and Elizabeth in downtown Lombard. All of the proceeds received from the craft booth rentals are donated to local charities. Features 140 craft exhibitors and 4000 attendees throughout the day.
Peoria Heights Art Fair Peoria Heights IL May11 A great weekend is planned; the show coincides with the Race for the Cure and the Illinois Art League members show at the Village Hall. A hospitality tent will be open throughout the Art Fair with coffee and donuts in the morning and water and fruit during the day .