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CFAC election and Black Friday strike

CFAC election and Black Friday strike

December 4, 2019

On this week's episode of Chronicle Headlines, our staff covers the Columbia part-time faculty union election and a series of climate strikes at Water Tower Place on Black Friday.

 
 
 
Starbucks roastery, a steamy musical and an LGBTQ+ ball

Starbucks roastery, a steamy musical and an LGBTQ+ ball

November 20, 2019

This week on Chronicle Headlines, the new Starbucks Reserve Roastery brings thousands of people to the Magnificent Mile, a Columbia student's musical comedy "pushes a lot of lines," and a MasQUEERade Ball provides an inclusive space for LGBTQ+ youth.

Switching majors, addressing academic disparity at the college and trend-defying international enrollment rates

Switching majors, addressing academic disparity at the college and trend-defying international enrollment rates

November 13, 2019

On this week's episode of Chronicle Headlines, our staff looks at the large number of students who change their major, the programs in place to lessen academic disparities for minority students at Columbia as well as how the college's number of enrolled Chinese international students appears to be defying nationally trends. 

The Obamas, predicting the future and students spaces

The Obamas, predicting the future and students spaces

November 6, 2019

On this week's episode of Chronicle Headlines, our staff talks about President Barack Obama's trip to Chicago for the Obama Foundation Summit, a Columbia artist-in-residence who uses books to read students' futures and restricted access to student facilities and resources on-campus.

 
Hair Trigger goes digital, a retired detective investigates an unsolved murder and director Rian Johnson visits Columbia

Hair Trigger goes digital, a retired detective investigates an unsolved murder and director Rian Johnson visits Columbia

October 30, 2019

On this week's episode of Chronicle Headlines, we look at the final print edition of Columbia's literary publication Hair Trigger, an unsolved crime from the 1950s haunting a retired Chicago detective and director Rian Johnson visits the college's Film Row Cinema to talk filmmaking ahead of his latest film, "Knives Out." 

Arts in the Dark Halloween Parade, a new Moroccan mural and the college’s annual safety report

Arts in the Dark Halloween Parade, a new Moroccan mural and the college’s annual safety report

October 23, 2019

On this week's episode of Chronicle Headlines we talk Arts in the Dark Parade, a new mural by a Moroccan artist in the Wabash Arts Corridor and the college's 2018 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report.

The reality about reality television

The reality about reality television

October 18, 2019

In this episode of Culture "Chron"-versations, Managing Editor Miranda Manier, Digital Content and Brand Manager Micha Thurston and Senior Photo Editor Mike Rundle talk about everything reality TV— from issues with representation to having an ethical crisis while watching "Vanderpump Rules."   

 
Columbia confessions and CFAC election

Columbia confessions and CFAC election

October 16, 2019

On this week's episode of Chronicle Headlines we have an exclusive interview with the creators of Columbia College Confession and CFAC election updates. 

Climate strikes, scam emails and impeachment

Climate strikes, scam emails and impeachment

October 9, 2019

On this week's episode we discuss the ongoing climate strikes around the world, scam emails students have been receiving and the impeachment process.  

Hollywood, commuting and the bookstore

Hollywood, commuting and the bookstore

October 2, 2019

On this week's episode of Chronicle Headlines, our staff talks about a student film being shown in Hollywood, the sacrifice of lengthy commutes and student reactions to the bookstore's new look.