Lake Forest College Homecoming
Oppenheimer Center Grand Opening 📸
Designed specifically for the College’s most popular and growing minor, the Oppenheimer Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (OC) will “facilitate collaboration in the pursuit of identifying problems worth solving and mobilizing the people, resources, and networks to solve them,” Chair of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and Associate Professor of Economics Amanda Felkey said. Join us to celebrate this new academic center at Homecoming ‘Showcase 2021’.
Tour the OC
What happens in the OC?
New campus spaces
Mohr Field Dedication
The newly finished Mohr Field is an artificial turf facility that will serve as a venue for the College's new men's and women's lacrosse programs, continue to be the home of Forester softball, and provide the Forester soccer teams with an additional game and practice field. Join us for the official dedication ceremony on Saturday, October 2, before the football game featuring a walkthrough tour of the field and the new Halas Hall renovations.
Brown Hall Grand Opening
The new Brown Hall is nearly ready to open to the campus community and will house the social sciences, math, computer science, and data science as well as the acclaimed Career Advancement Center. Join us for the Grand Opening and tour of Brown Hall on Friday, October 1, for an exclusive first look at the finished renovations! This event will feature a walkthrough tour as well as a showcase of the academic departments housed in Brown Hall and the Career Advancement Center.
Oppenheimer Center Dedication
The Oppenheimer Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, located on the second floor of Donnelly and Lee Library, is now open to the campus community. Join us for the official dedication ceremony showcasing the space and student feats of entrepreneurship on the morning of Saturday, October 2. The Oppenheimer Center, named in honor of a gift from brothers Jim ’65, Harry ’66, and Ted Oppenheimer, offers a vibrant new space on campus for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, where students can think, do, and share.