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Fall Admitted Students

Margaret Blackstone

What is your favorite thing about Lake Forest College?

My favorite thing about Lake Forest College is the professors! They are generous and supportive.

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

The most important thing I learned during Orientation was the best way to make friends is to bond over food.

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

My advice ton coming students is - Do not be shy! Talk to as many people as you can. You’ll never know who will be your best friend.

What organizations are you involved in?

I am involved in Relay for Life, TEDx, Student Ambassadors, Gummere Fellows, Intramural Badminton, and Concert Band.

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

My favorite thing to eat in the Dining Hall is ice cream.  

What is a favorite hobby?

My favorite hobby is listening to and making music.

Favorite Movie, Streaming Show or TV Show

My favorite movie is Life is Beautiful. My favorite TV show is The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

Favorite Professional or Collegiate Sports Team

My favorite collegiate team is the Lake Forest College Swim Team.

Favorite Book

My favorite book is Crime and Punishment by Dostoevsky.

Favorite Quote

“You were not made for comfort, you were made for greatness.” Pope Benedict XVI

Favorite Song

My favorite songs are anything by Ben Rector or George Ezra.