Hey Everyone!
My name is Melissa King and I am the Exploration Leader for the Rogers Park - Edison Park area. I am a sophomore majoring Audio Arts and Acoustics with my concentration in Acoustics. Feel free to ask me any questions about Columbia. I am looking forward to meeting you all!


If you have any questions feel free to email me at melissa.king@loop.colum.edu

 

el-zack:

Are you looking for a perfect way to show off how talented of a musician you are? Looking to get $3,000 if you win 1st place? Don’t forget to audition for SPB’S Biggest Mouth! Auditions are taking place THIS WEEK for the music competition that is held at the METRO in Chicago! For more information go to the facebook event page to find out the specifics!

chicagobusiness:

Best Restaurants 2012: Sometimes it’s better to ditch the white tablecloth and go with a more laid back dining experience. Here’s our list of Chicago’s best new casual restaurants, the perfect spots to grab a quick bite with friends and coworkers.
Check back tomorrow for our “best bites,” the dishes that will rock your culinary world.
Credit: Foodease

chicagobusiness:

Best Restaurants 2012: Sometimes it’s better to ditch the white tablecloth and go with a more laid back dining experience. Here’s our list of Chicago’s best new casual restaurants, the perfect spots to grab a quick bite with friends and coworkers.

Check back tomorrow for our “best bites,” the dishes that will rock your culinary world.

Credit: Foodease

chicagohistorymuseum:

Happy Leap Day! A Chicago police officer performing a motorcycle jump at Soldier Field, 1929.
Want a copy of this photo?> Visit our Rights and Reproductions Department and give them this number: DN-0089272.

chicagohistorymuseum:

Happy Leap Day! A Chicago police officer performing a motorcycle jump at Soldier Field, 1929.

Want a copy of this photo?
> Visit our Rights and Reproductions Department and give them this number: DN-0089272.

el-cozie:

Study Abroad Fair    http://colum.edu/studyabroadMar 6, 2012    Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM   Come meet and talk with study abroad program providers, Columbia program representatives, international organizations and past study abroad students to learn about the various options around the world that are available to you! WHEN: Tuesday, March 6 from 11am-3pm WHERE: Stage Two, 618 S. Michigan, 2nd floor Study abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel, learn and live in a foreign country. You can earn college credit and use your Title IV (FAFSA) awards to help pay for approved study abroad programs.

el-cozie:

Study Abroad Fair    http://colum.edu/studyabroad
Mar 6, 2012    Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM   

Come meet and talk with study abroad program providers, Columbia program representatives, international organizations and past study abroad students to learn about the various options around the world that are available to you!

WHEN: Tuesday, March 6 from 11am-3pm
WHERE: Stage Two, 618 S. Michigan, 2nd floor

Study abroad is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to travel, learn and live in a foreign country. You can earn college credit and use your Title IV (FAFSA) awards to help pay for approved study abroad programs.

el-cozie:

BigArt Spring Break Informational Meeting     colum.edu/bigartDate: Mar 2, 2012    Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Help make art with Chicago Public School students & other community members and see how you can contribute to something BIG. You will have the opportunity to spend a week doing service and making art, while working with Chicago Public School students at Sabin Magnet School in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago. You can work on forming your creative posse and giving back, and discovering who you are as an artist too. We’ll even throw in lunch each day. Stop by this informational meeting to find out more and get your questions answered.
Visit colum.edu/bigart to sign up. BigArt is open to first-year undergraduate students only.

el-cozie:

BigArt Spring Break Informational Meeting     colum.edu/bigart

Date: Mar 2, 2012    Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM   

Help make art with Chicago Public School students & other community members and see how you can contribute to something BIG. You will have the opportunity to spend a week doing service and making art, while working with Chicago Public School students at Sabin Magnet School in the Wicker Park neighborhood of Chicago. You can work on forming your creative posse and giving back, and discovering who you are as an artist too. We’ll even throw in lunch each day. Stop by this informational meeting to find out more and get your questions answered.

Visit colum.edu/bigart to sign up. BigArt is open to first-year undergraduate students only.

Crain's Chicago Business on Tumblr: REVIEW: Heaven on Seven - Rush

chicagobusiness:

The location:

600 N. Michigan Ave. | (312) 280-7774 | HeavenOnSeven.com

The setting:

At midday, Heaven on Seven-Rush is quiet and laid-back, with 150 seats sectioned into several cozy rooms.

The food:

Shrimp is another mainstay here, notably in a fully loaded po’ boy…

pitchfork:

This year’s Pitchfork Music Festival takes place at Chicago’s Union Park July 13-15. The initial lineup features Vampire Weekend, Feist, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Hot Chip, AraabMUZIK, A$AP Rocky, the Field, Liturgy, Kendrick Lamar, Grimes, Cloud Nothings, Tim Hecker, and Willis Earl Beal. Stay tuned— there are many more acts still to be announced.

pitchfork:

This year’s Pitchfork Music Festival takes place at Chicago’s Union Park July 13-15. The initial lineup features Vampire WeekendFeistGodspeed You! Black EmperorHot ChipAraabMUZIKA$AP Rockythe FieldLiturgyKendrick LamarGrimesCloud NothingsTim Hecker, and Willis Earl Beal. Stay tuned— there are many more acts still to be announced.

fuckkyeahchicago:

we can get behind the first five pictures, but the traffic part isn’t really what we do with our time…
maybe it should’ve been a picture of copious amounts of booze? anybody care to remake one for us?
send us your version!

fuckkyeahchicago:

we can get behind the first five pictures, but the traffic part isn’t really what we do with our time…

maybe it should’ve been a picture of copious amounts of booze? anybody care to remake one for us?

send us your version!

(Source: youknowyourefromchicagowhen)

chicagobusiness:

A big thanks to izzurp for submitting today’s “Pic of the Day.”
Do you have a Chicago-related photo you think is worthy of being our “Pic of the Day”? Submit it!

chicagobusiness:

A big thanks to izzurp for submitting today’s “Pic of the Day.”

Do you have a Chicago-related photo you think is worthy of being our “Pic of the Day”? Submit it!