The Latest from CCT

Hello, CC Alumni!

Welcome to CCT online! In addition to our quarterly print magazine, we regularly post unique stories online to keep you connected to CCT between issues. This is a space for you to get to know alumni across generations in a fun new way. With more than 53,000 College alumni around the world, The Latest shares the voices and stories you’ve haven’t heard, online, for you to read anytime.

When you click on The Latest, you’ll see these sections:

Take Five asks different alums the same five questions about their College experience (including “What would you have done differently?”) — their answers may surprise you!

Alumni in the News: More frequent updates on Collegians who are making headlines

Lion’s Den features personal essays that offer a glimpse into one alum’s life — from riding the subway while pregnant to visiting the “morgue” at The New York Times

Like Minds: pairs two alumni in similar fields for one interesting, unpredictable conversation!

Feature Extras: Behind-the-scenes photos, videos and other fun CCT feature extras that youll only find online

Where Are They Now?: Follow-ups to profiles we’ve published

Think Tank: Insights on newsworthy subjects from alumni in the know

We hope you’ll visit often and become part of the CCT online community! Please do let us know what you think via the Contact Us page, or drop me a line at


Jill C. Shomer
Deputy Editor, Columbia College Today