Last week, the students of Columbia Links had their first editorial meeting. The meeting was held at Columbia college in room 219.
At the meeting, the students told professor Montgomery their story ideas and gave him an update on their progress. Also, everyone mentioned if they wanted to include a video or a photo.
The best part about the meeting was how helpful all the students were.…Continue
Posted on August 8, 2016 at 3:37pm
When it comes to interviewing, there's a lot of steps that you need to take. Here are some tips that I learned while being in this program.
1. You want to make the person feel comfortable. This means that you want to introduce yourself to the person and not make them feel like you're interrogating them.
2. Before you interview the person, make sure that you have background information. So, look up where they work and ask questions about it. Remember everyone loves…Continue
Posted on August 8, 2016 at 1:38pm
The Mikva Challenge is an organization that teaches civic leadership in under deserved Chicago high school youth. So, this organization teaches students how to take on leadership roles while helping their communities.
Mariam Martinez was the representative from Mikva who demonstrated how classes work in the program.…Continue
Posted on August 4, 2016 at 3:11pm
A couple of weeks ago, the students of Columbia Links watched the film, Do The Right Thing. The film was made by Spike Lee and produced by Forty Acres and A Mull.
When I first heard the name of the movie, I thought it was going to be a cheesy film that told people to always be good. However, after watching the film, I quickly…Continue
Posted on August 4, 2016 at 2:07pm