Join a group of students who want to make a difference in local, state, and global communities.
While students in this pathway may pursue careers in the for-profit or nonprofit realm, the focus is on the use of institutions and systems to advance education and support justice in a range of settings. In this pathway, careers like teacher, lawyer, policy analyst, or program director are a tiny sampling of the options you can explore. You may choose to convert your interests into a career or to endeavors outside work.
The Career Advancement Center received a $25,000 gift from an anonymous donor to fund two Lake Forest College interns annually for five years at Waukegan to College (W2C), a nonprofit that helps students get on—and stay on—the path to college.
Hakob Parsamyan ’20, Julianne Mauriello ’19, and Kristin Rawlings ’19 had the opportunity to present their research at an undergraduate conference at Washington and Lee University.
Associate Professor of Anthropology Holly Swyers was quoted at length about the art of being a grown up in Quartz, the online subsidiary of The Atlantic Magazine.