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  • February 3Image preview
    Princeton Review named the College one of “the nation’s best colleges for students seeking great academics, outstanding career preparation, and generous financial aid” in its just published book, Colleges That Pay You Back: The 200 Best Value Colleges and What It Takes to Get In - 2015 Edition.
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    The Delhi New Record newspaper in Ontario, Canada featured Leah Ebdon ’18 and her role in the 2014-15 Forester women’s hockey season.
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    Students took selfies during a scavenger hunt to learn about the donor history at the College and posted the pictures on social media with #ForestersGIVE.
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    Lake Forest College neuroscience and biology students prove that 13 is not only a lucky number, but doubly so. 
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    Jyothis James ’16 packed the house during his Soup and Stories lunchtime talk on campus.
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    The same students who easily text, email, and Instagram can fumble during an important  phone interview for a job, internship, or grad school.
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    She’s played sports her whole life, and now Kyra Vidas ’18 will get a behind-the-scenes look at a professional team as a summer intern for the Chicago Sky.

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    Two Lake Forest College students designed a book— featuring photographs by Cuban artists—that is drawing international attention. 

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    An insect expert from The Field Museum of Natural History spoke on campus about the evolutionary diversification of ants.
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    Mailroom workers hustle Friday to make sure student and faculty mail is up-to-date for the after-break return to campus.
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    A sunny afternoon during spring break was the right time to head out to the local grocery store for some much-needed essentials.
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    Women’s hockey defeated Concordia University Wisconsin to win the 2015 NCHA Slaats Cup Tournament.
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    Lake Forest students traveled to Chicago for a Saturday afternoon of juice-tasting, healthy foods—and exploring the city.
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    International students found time at the start of spring break to take a trip to the Secretary of State’s office to get state IDs.
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    Saul Bello Rojas ’16 wrote a case study on how a fish-only diet can affect taste and smell, which will be presented to international experts.

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    The College has a new suite of summer programs for current and visiting college students, high school students, and community members.

  • February 27Image preview
    The revamped Stentor student newspaper has proved so popular, editors are printing more copies to meet reader demand.
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    Join the Lake Forest College Athletics Department as they host the Special Olympics Area 13 Aquatics Meet on Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lake Forest College Sports and Recreation Center. Community members are welcome to watch and cheer on the Special Olympians.

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    The Career Advancement Center held a part-time job fair to connect students with employers for spring employment opportunities.
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    Peer-reviewed scientific journal Eukaryon celebrates it’s 11th edition.

  • February 19Image preview
    Alumna Whitney Hales ’11 won first place in The Economist’s MBA case study competition evaluating Zillow’s $3.5 billion acquisition of its rival real-estate website, Trulia.
  • February 18Image preview
    Professor Jeffrey Sundberg’s study on the economic boost bird watching brings to Lake County made headlines in Chicago.
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    Insurance expert Tony Todd ’63 connects students with business professionals during enlightening Saturday talks on campus.

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    The Honors Fellows and Richter Scholar Committee is pleased to announce the Richter Scholar Class of 2015.

  • February 13Image preview
    Business faculty and Chicago-area business women met with the College’s new Women in Biz group during a panel discussion and networking event.
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    Jaafar Al Fakih ’15 is making a world of difference in the lives of others in his internship with Human Rights Watch (HRW) in New York City.
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    Assistant Professor Rebecca Graff will lead Lake Forest students on a Chicago Gold Coast excavation in collaboration with the Society of Architectural Historians.
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    More than 150 students, faculty, staff, alumni, and parents attended Lake Forest’s Art Institute Night in Chicago.

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    Alumni and employers are tweeting their #DayintheLife activity on the @LFCareers Twitter account so students can see what it’s like to do their job. 

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    Assistant Professor of Psychology Susan Long hopes to make inroads into the mystery of how people heal emotionally.

Faculty

  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5545-helen-bond-receives-jack-benny-award"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/24889_helen_bond_photo.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5545-helen-bond-receives-jack-benny-award">Helen Bond receives Jack Benny Award</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5344-super-bowl-loser-city-of-phoenix"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,225,225/24152_superbowl.jpeg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5344-super-bowl-loser-city-of-phoenix">Super Bowl loser: City of Phoenix</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5218-high-national-praise"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,105,105/23749_1121_tuttle.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5218-high-national-praise">High national praise</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5317-automorphic-infinite-products"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/207,0,1444,1236/20990_yuen-shanghai-conference-banner.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5317-automorphic-infinite-products">Automorphic infinite products</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5456-a-teachable-moment"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,9,308,317/16364_weekly_news.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5456-a-teachable-moment">A teachable moment</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5215-school-boards-matter"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,987,987/23744_hartneyphoto2.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5215-school-boards-matter">School boards matter</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5283-standout-poetry"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,246,1179,1425/23894_loisbaerbarrphoto.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5283-standout-poetry">Standout poetry</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5319-major-gamble"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/24008_vegas.jpeg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5319-major-gamble">Major gamble</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5538-hitting-the-canadian-airwaves"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/24857_hahn_on_french_radio_2.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5538-hitting-the-canadian-airwaves">Hitting the Canadian airwaves</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5257-associate-professor-of-communication-david-park"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,278,1094,1372/23946_310858-park_cover.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5257-associate-professor-of-communication-david-park">Associate Professor of Communication David Park publishes seminal work on Pierre Bourdieu</a></div>

Internships

  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5329-multiple-offers"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,0,534,534/24087_cj_black_2.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5329-multiple-offers">Multiple offers</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5210-a-piece-of-cake"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/13,0,1557,1544/23737_argonne_group_jpeg.jpeg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5210-a-piece-of-cake">A piece of cake</a></div>

Alumni

  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5212-strong-foundation"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,7,136,143/23738_luthra_nijee_136x170.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5212-strong-foundation">Strong foundation</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5322-new-student-athlete-endowment-honors-baracani-49"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/166,0,836,670/24022_012015-baracani-bum-enjoys-dinner.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5322-new-student-athlete-endowment-honors-baracani-49">New student-athlete endowment honors Baracani ’49</a></div>
  • <span class="lw_news_image"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/news/5291-mentoring-scientists-nationally"><img src="/live/image/gid/95/width/80/height/80/crop/1/src_region/0,83,1238,1321/23965_duncan_danne.jpg" alt="Image preview" class="lw_image" width="80" height="80"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_news_headline"><a href="/live/news/5291-mentoring-scientists-nationally">Mentoring scientists nationally</a></div>
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