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Lake Forest College In the News

  • May 18  
    President Stephen Schutt was interviewed on the WBBM Noon Business Hour today about the small college difference. Click here for the CBS Chicago Education Week webpage.
  • May 11  
    Commencement speaker David Axelrod, political strategist and former advisor to President Barack Obama, delivered a media-worthy address at Ravinia Festival Park on May 7.
  • April 29  
    The Chicago Tribune’s Lake Forester newspaper interviewed David Axelrod, this year’s Commencement speaker, on what he will say when he steps up to the podium and addresses the College’s 2016 graduating class on May 7.
  • April 27  
    The Chicago Tribune’s Lake Forester newspaper covered the final round of the Pitch It competition at the Gorton Community Center on April 19.
  • April 27  
    DNAinfo interviewed Sean Menke for a story about his student trips to study ants throughout Chicago.
  • April 27  
    The Chicago Tribune’s Lake Forester newspaper covered the final round of the Pitch It competition at the Gorton Community Center on April 19.
  • April 6  
    The Chicago Tribune’s Lake Forester newspaper interviewed Assistant Professor Fatima Rahman for a preview article about her April 10 talk on the Islamic State.
  • April 6  
    The Chicago Tribune online featured an interview with All-American diver Heath Ogawa ’19 and diving coach Donna O’Brien.
  • March 29  
    22nd Century Media covered Stanley Lombardo’s dramatic reading of “The Odyssey,” presented March 23 during Lake Forest Literary Festival. Click here to view the video.
  • March 24  
    The Chicago Tribune covered the contributions of Eric Porter ’18 and Orlando Brown ’18 to Forester men’s basketball in a recent story.
  • March 8  
    Katherine Skiba, a Chicago Tribune Washington reporter, turned to Assistant Professor of Politics Michael Hartney for his thoughts on the 10th Congressional District race in Illinois.
  • February 25  
    The Chicago Tribune covered the College’s inaugural Hip-Hop Week with a story and photo gallery.
  • February 25  
    The Chicago Tribune featured Michelle Greeneway ’16 in its Shout Out column on February 25.
  • February 24  
    Professor Ahmad Sadri was interviewed on “Worldview with Jerome McDonald” on WBEZ 91.5  earlier today to discuss the upcoming Iranian elections.
  • February 1  
    The Daily Herald covered “The Sleds Are Coming” event at Alumni Memorial Fieldhouse in its January 31 online edition.