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Local Residents

Local Residents... Welcome to Lake Forest College

  • Take front row seats at a visiting lecture
  • Satisfy that itch to learn and head to class
  • Join the Foresters at our gym
  • Cheer top Division III athletes on the field, on the court, in the pool, or at the rink
  • Be stirred by a favorite play, musical, concert, or art installation
  • Be a career mentor for our students or hire them within your organization
  • Host your event at the College
  • Make a donation

Questions? Email Brenda Dick, dick@lakeforest.edu

Upcoming events that are open to the public

Monday, September 16

  • Sep
    16
    :
    4:00 p.m.: Seminar on the Neuroscience of Autism
    University 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

  • Sep
    18
    :
    10:30 a.m.: Fall Community Lecture Series
    An annual series of lectures by Lake Forest College faculty designed for adults in the community.
  • Sep
    18
    :
    7:00 p.m.: Volleyball vs. Elmhurst
    Come support our Forester Volleyball Team as they take on Elmhurst at 7:00 PM.

Friday, September 20

  • Sep
    20
    :
    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!
  • Sep
    20
    :
    7:00 p.m.: Volleyball vs. Benedictine
    Come support our Forester Volleyball Team as they take on Benedictine College 7:00 PM.

Saturday, September 21

Tuesday, September 24

  • Sep
    24
    :
    4:00 p.m.: Men’s Soccer vs. Wheaton
    Come support our Forester Men’s Soccer Team as they take on Wheaton College at 4:00 PM.

Wednesday, September 25

Saturday, September 28

Sunday, September 29

Tuesday, October 1

  • Oct
    1
    :
    7:00 p.m.: Comedian, Author and Blogger Samantha Irby
    The 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

  • Oct
    2
    :
    1:00 p.m.: Fall Community Lecture Series
    An annual series of lectures by Lake Forest College faculty designed for adults in the community.
  • Oct
    2
    :
    7:00 p.m.: Volleyball vs. Wheaton
    Come support our Forester Volleyball Team as they take on Wheaton at 7:00 PM.

Friday, October 4

  • Oct
    4
    :
    All Day: Homecoming and Reunion Weekend
    Join 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

Sunday, October 6

Wednesday, October 9

Saturday, October 12

Monday, October 14

  • Oct
    14
    :
    All Day: Triptow Memorial Golf Tournament
    Join 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! 
  • Oct
    14
    :
    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

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