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A record 160 students and 99 professionals—including 23 alumni—met and mingled during the 2015 Speed Networking event on campus. Through a series of five-minute meetings, students connected with professionals in their career field of interest, began to build their professional network, practiced essential networking skills, and learned about available internships and full-time job opportunities. The Career Advancement Center hosts this event annually.
Students in the Environmental Studies Lake Forestry class traveled to Southern Illinois over fall break to view trees, forests, and prairies with Associate Professor and Chair of Environmental Studies Glenn Adelson.
Students enjoyed special events every day during the week-long Global Fest celebration on campus, September 28–October 2. The events included International Soccer Day and the colorful parade of national flags, the Off-Campus Programs Fair, GlobalPalooza, and the Annual Intercultural Gala.
Nearly 200 students, faculty, staff, and friends visited The Art Institute of Chicago during the first Lake Forest College Day of the academic year on Saturday, September 19. Students wore Lake Forest College t-shirts—and took pictures in front of their favorite piece of art.
The Center for Chicago Programs will host the next Art Institute Night on Thursday, February 4.
These students—and their individual styles—popped out on a quick walk through the Donnelley and Lee Library.