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Upcoming events that are open to the public
Monday, September 16
Sep16: 4:00 p.m.: Seminar on the Neuroscience of AutismUniversity of Chicago Professor of Neurobiology and noted autism expert Dr. Christian Hansel will kick off the 2019-2020 Seminars in Neuroscience Series at Lake Forest College with a talk entitled “Synaptic Dysfunction in Autism” on September 16 in Room 044 in the Lillard Science Center at 4:15 p.m. Join us for a pre-seminar reception at 3:45 p.m. in the lower level lobby.
Wednesday, September 18
Friday, September 20
Sep20: 4:30 p.m.: Cross Country’s Forester Invitational (Alumni Day and FANATIC Event)Come support our Forester Cross Country team as they compete in their only home competition, the Forester Invitational meet, at 4:30 PM at Foss Park in North Chicago. Fanatics are invited to ride in the Fan Bus to the course and back! Alumni are welcomed back to join run alongside the current Foresters as well!
Sep20: 7:00 p.m.: Volleyball vs. BenedictineCome support our Forester Volleyball Team as they take on Benedictine College 7:00 PM.
Saturday, September 21
Sep21: 2:00 p.m.: Men’s Soccer vs. North CentralCome support our Forester Men’s Soccer Team as they take on North Central College at 2:00 PM!
Tuesday, September 24
Sep24: 4:00 p.m.: Men’s Soccer vs. WheatonCome support our Forester Men’s Soccer Team as they take on Wheaton College at 4:00 PM.
Wednesday, September 25
Sep25: 1:00 p.m.: Fall Community Lecture SeriesAn annual series of lectures by Lake Forest College faculty designed for adults in the community.
Sep25: 4:15 p.m.: Colloquia Series: “The positive and negative consequences of racial bias awareness”Dr. Perry investigates how individual difference factors interact with situational factors to affect intergroup contexts, educational and healthcare settings, and people’s sense of belonging and psychological well-being.
Saturday, September 28
Sep28: 11:00 a.m.: Women’s Soccer vs. Grinnell (Parents Day)Come support our Forester Women’s Soccer Team as they take on Grinnell at 11:00 AM. Parents will be recognized and honored after the game.
Sep28: 1:00 p.m.: Volleyball vs. Illinois CollegeCome support our Forester Volleyball Team as they take on Illinois College at 1:00 PM.
Sep28: 1:30 p.m.: Men’s Soccer vs. GrinnellCome support our Forester Men’s Soccer Team as they take on Grinnell College at 1:30 PM.
Sunday, September 29
Sep29: 10:00 a.m.: Women’s Tennis vs. Beloit (FANATIC Event)Come support our Forester Women’s Tennis Team as they take on Beloit at 10:00 AM. Fanatics are invited to join for a giveaway and to cheer on the team!
Sep29: 11:00 a.m.: Women’s Soccer vs. CornellCome support our Forester Women’s Soccer Team as they take on Cornell at 11:00 AM.
Sep29: 1:30 p.m.: Men’s Soccer vs. Cornell (Parents Day)Come support our Forester Men’s Soccer Team as they take on Cornell at 1:30 PM. Parents will be recognized and honored after the game.
Tuesday, October 1
Oct1: 7:00 p.m.: Comedian, Author and Blogger Samantha IrbyThe Artist in Residence Committee is thrilled to announce that comedian, author and blogger Samantha Irby will give a reading of her hilarious and provocative writing on Tuesday, October 1st at 7pm in the Chapel.
Wednesday, October 2
Friday, October 4
Oct4: All Day: Homecoming and Reunion WeekendJoin us on campus for a weekend of Forester Fun! Come celebrate with all Foresters during this annual weekend full of fun and reconnection.
Saturday, October 5
Oct5: All Day: Homecoming and Reunion WeekendJoin us on campus for a weekend of Forester Fun! Come celebrate with all Foresters during this annual weekend full of fun and reconnection.
Oct5: 9:00 a.m.: Women’s Tennis vs. RiponCome support our Forester Women’s Tennis Team as they take on Ripon at 9:00 AM.
Oct5: 2:00 p.m.: Football vs. Knox (Homecoming)Come support our Forester football team as they take on Knox at 2:00 PM. We will celebrate Homecoming during the game!
Oct5: 3:00 p.m.: Women’s Tennis vs. St. Norbert (Play for a Cure)Come support our Forester Women’s Tennis Team as they take on St. Norbert at 3:00 PM.
Sunday, October 6
Oct6: 3:00 p.m.: Women’s Tennis vs. LawrenceCome support our Forester Women’s Tennis Team as they take on Lawrence at 3:00 PM.
Wednesday, October 9
Oct9: 4:15 p.m.: Colloquia Series: “Peeking into the black box: Inferring psychological processes from behavior”Dr. Johnson explores how race and other social categories impact decisions and the cognitive processes that underlie them.
Saturday, October 12
Monday, October 14
Oct14: All Day: Triptow Memorial Golf TournamentJoin us for our annual Triptow Memorial Golf Tournament as we celebrate the success of the past and promise of the future for our Men’s and Women’s Golf teams!
Oct14: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.: Open House for High School and Transfer Students
Learn what makes Lake Forest College unique on campus and in the community. Explore the unique campus offerings including connection with Chicago, flexibility of majors and minors, and superb career preparation and placement.
Thursday, October 17
Oct17: 7:00 p.m.: Volwiler Lecture by Lisa Barnes—Alzheimer’s DiseaseAlzheimer’s Disease: Current knowledge, challenges, and keys to prevention.
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