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Lake Forest College In the News

  • July 20  
    The Chicago Tribune sent a reporter and photographer to campus to cover the Richter Scholar Summer Research Program. The following story appeared on July 19.
  • June 13  
    WBBM-Radio, CBS Local in Chicago, and Daily North Shore consulted Assistant Professor of Politics and Chair of Islamic World Studies Fatima Rahman for her input on the Orlando massacre.
  • June 10  
    A. B. Dick Professor of Economics Rob Baade was interviewed recently by the Chicago Tribune and the ABC News affiliate in Dallas for his opinion on the economics of sports stadiums.
  • June 8  
    Michelle Greeneway ’16 will compete in the invitation-only National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) prospect camp this weekend. Greeneway is one of the top prospects among 22 free agents vying for a league spot.
  • June 7  
    The Washington Post and Mapping Ignorance website focused on the economics of the Olympics in developing countries, based on a paper co-authored by A.B. Dick Professor of Economics Robert Baade.
  • 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.