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Fall Admitted Students

Jackson Sawyer

What is your favorite thing about Lake Forest College?

The people I’ve met at Lake Forest are what makes it such a special place to call home.

What is the single most important thing you learned during New Student Orientation?

The most important thing I learned was there are always resources around you so you can get whatever help you may require as students make their transitions into college.

What is one piece of valuable advice that you would tell an incoming student to Lake Forest College?

Being in college for the first time can be overwhelming, so the best thing that you can do is go out and get involved and meet new people. Everyone on campus is dedicated to helping each other out and making Lake Forest the most inclusive place it can be. Instead of staying in your dorm, go out and do something new. Try and do something out of the ordinary and get involved.

What organizations are you involved in?

I am involved with the Swim Team and Greek life.

What is your favorite item to eat in the Dining Hall?

My favorite things to eat in the Dining Hall are Reuben’s omelettes.

What is a favorite hobby?

My favorite hobby is hiking and being outdoors in general.

Favorite Movie, Streaming Show or TV Show

My favorite movie is The Departed.

Favorite Professional or Collegiate Sports Team

My favorite National Football League team is the Denver Broncos.

Favorite Book

My favorite book is Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer.

Favorite Quote

“To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” Oscar Wilde

Favorite Song

My favorite song is Paradise by Coldplay.