Columbia Links

Columbia Links is a news literacy and journalism program for Chicago teens and teachers, housed at Columbia College Chicago. Through workshops, mentoring, and the creation of youth-produced publications, Links works to build expertise, relationships, skills and opportunities that connect students, teachers and volunteers through journalism, in the process revitalizing youth media in Chicago.

Podcast: Sex at CPS Columbia Links

Columbia Links Talk Radio reports on Chicago Public Schools' sex education program

February 14, 2014

Quite L-evating: Art transports CTA train riders to a public gallery
Columbia Links

January 16, 2014

By Rosie Ryan Columbia Links Bright mosaics, free from the thick trails of grime that mar the insides of tunnels,...

No ‘Lost’ cause: Teens speak out against zero-tolerance policies
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December 12, 2013

Teens in the Columbia Links journalism program helped host “Lost Boys Black & Brown,” a town hall meeting on the cradle-to-prison pipeline faced by African-American and Latino youth.

Columbia Links: Mission Statement
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July 16, 2013

Columbia Links is a journalism skills-building and leadership development program for youth and teachers in Chicago Public Schools, housed at Columbia...