Event to showcase original work by Columbia's youth

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 | 6:57 p.m. CST; updated 4:42 a.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

COLUMBIA — Nearly 400 Columbia students ranging from grades 4 to 12 submitted their poetry, essays, music and songs to the city’s Human Rights Commission, and tonight , they’ll have a chance to perform those works on stage.