From the Center

Bringing Chicago to Campus

Upcoming Events on Campus

Friday, August 21

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    Center for Chicago Programs Open House 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.:
    Join Davis Schneiderman and Jennie Larsen at the Center for Chicago Programs to learn about services and resource available including course connections to Chicago, the Lake Forest in the Loop program, discounted train passes and field trips to Chicago.  Lake Forest College faculty and staff band, Fast & Cheap, will provide live musical entertainment.

Saturday, August 22

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    Envision Your Future 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.: Image preview

    This highly engaging afternoon will provide a chance to chart two types of courses. During an interactive workshop, the Career Advancement Center and Center for Chicago Programs will help you envision your future and appreciate the resources offered by our proximity to Chicago. In the session, you will find out how Lake Forest College and The City That Works can best work for you! Through a teams course experience, you’ll also work with your Forester Group to tackle physical and mental challenges as you learn about teamwork, delegation, communication and goal setting.

Monday, August 24

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    Chicago Day All Day: Image preview
    Join new classmates for a day in the “Windy City!” You will accompany your First-Year  Studies (FIYS) class or transfer group to Chicago for a chance to experience the cultural attractions the city has to offer, just a short train ride away.