Lake Forest College In the News

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    Head Athletic Trainer Michael Gilboe has become a shoulder-injury prevention go-to expert in the media, with recent appearances on TV, radio, and in the newspaper.

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    President Stephen Schutt was interviewed on the WBBM Noon Business Hour about the benefits of attending a small, liberal arts college.
  • May 13Image preview
    A remixed photo essay, “Selfless” by Not Kim Kardasian—aka Professor of English Davis Schneiderman, writer/editor/performer Kelly Haramis, and Samantha Kaser ’15—was published on The Weeklings, a web enterprise dedicated to the essay.
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    An interview with Madeleine Plonsker was aired on WBEZ’s “Afternoon Shift” where she discussed her experiences in Cuba and the book, The Light In Cuban Eyes, produced by Lake Forest College Press featuring Cuban photographs she collected over the years.
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    Three Foresters were named All-Americans by Lacrosse Magazine! Congrats to Sophie Goss ’17, Melissa Paluch ’16, and Erin Shamley ’15. Click here to read the complete list of honorees.
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    The Chicago Tribune published an article on Director of Athletics Jackie Slaats, who will be inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame—in her first year of eligibility.
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    A.B. Dick Professor of Economics Robert Baade was interviewed by Washington D.C.-based reporter Nancy Marshall regarding race and riots for a story on the radio show, Marketplace.  
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    The Daily North Shore published an article about the College’s radio station, WMXM-FM, teaming up with Chicago-based Hope For The Day in a suicide prevention event to run Thursday–Saturday, April 23–25. Click here to read the article.
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    Sound bites from an interview with Assistant Professor of Religion Ben Zeller about Easter and its traditions was run multiple times on WGN-Radio over the holiday.
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    North Shore Weekend and its online counterpart, Daily North Shore, interviewed Madeleine Plonsker about The Light in Cuban Eyes: Lake Forest College’s Madeleine P. Plonsker Collection of Contemporary Cuban Photographs.
  • April 6Image preview
    Ed Wingenbach ’91 has been named the vice president and dean of faculty at Ripon College.
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    Mike Dau ’58 was interviewed by North Shore Weekend about his longstanding career coaching handball at Lake Forest.
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    WBEZ Worldview turned to Ahmad Sadri, a professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, for his insight on the Iran nuclear talks.
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    Art collector and philanthropist Madeleine Plonsker discussed her collection of contemporary Cuban photographs and the art scene in Cuba on New York Public Radio.
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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.

Faculty

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Internships

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Alumni

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