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Lake Forest Weekly News

August 2014

The Office of Communications and Marketing sends out a weekly newsletter to the Lake Forest College community. 

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Faculty Notes

  • Image preview Professor of Politics Ghada Talhami was interviewed on WTTW’s Chicago Tonight television show on July 17, 2014 about the escalating conflict in the Middle East.
  • Image preview Applebaum, a lecturer in finance and now-retired steel analyst, comments on the U.S. steelworkers strike of 1959. The New York Times revisits the event in this story, which also discusses the recent “unceremonious removal” of U.S. Steel from the Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index.
  • Image preview The 11th edition of Personal Finance has been published by McGraw-Hill Higher Education. Les Dlabay, professor of business, has been a co-author on this book since its inception in 1988. The various editions of Personal Finance have been used at more than 900 colleges and universities as well as adapted versions for use in Canada, India, and Singapore.  Dlabay has been involved in the preparation of over 40 editions of various international business and finance textbooks.

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