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Department of African American Studies established

Lake Forest College has elevated its African American Studies Program to full department status. The move to full department status meets a growing demand among current and prospective students eager to study issues integral to Black America and prepares them to work with a diverse set of colleagues.

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Congratulations Graduates!

Congratulations Class of 2021 and Class of 2020! 
View recordings and photos of the ceremonies  here.



Explore Our Career Pathways 

Explore your options through our four-year Career Pathways program. Through four stages of personal exploration and career development, you’ll make connections with people who can help you land a job or go to graduate school.

Alumni Online Community

Visit the new portal for the alumni community to connect including virtual events, a new directory, and much more.

Virtual Campus Tour

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