News and Events

Lake Forest College In the News

  • February 1  
    The Daily Herald covered “The Sleds Are Coming” event at Alumni Memorial Fieldhouse in its January 31 online edition.
  • January 27  
    22nd Century Media covered the Martin Luther King Jr. program on January 18. To access the story, click here. A subscription is needed to view the entire article.
  • January 27  
    New City Stage applauded lighting and design on Chicago’s “Animals Out of Paper” by Assistant Professor of Theater and Resident Designer/Technical Director Brian Healy. Click here to read the complete story.
  • January 20  
    Professor Rob Baade was quoted in the International Business Times about the economic impact of the relocation of the NFL’s Rams from St. Louis to Los Angeles.
  • January 13  
    WBEZ-FM interviewed Professor Ahmad Sadri on the growing diplomatic crisis between Iran and Saudi Arabia for its Worldview program.
  • January 13  
    Fans of Forester athletics can turn to the new “College Corner” in The Lake Forest Leader, a 22nd Century Media publication, to find sporting event coverage. Click here to view.
  • January 12  
    Nathan Rohrer, the College’s costume shop manager and costume designer, received accolades in the Chicago Sun-Times for his work on the newest Thodos dance performance in Chicago. Click here to read the article.
  • December 9  
    Assistant Professor of Politics and Chair of Islamic World Studies Fatima Rahman was interviewed by the Daily North Shore on December 7 about Muslims and ISIS.
  • December 7  
    Third graders from Lake Forest Country Day School learned a lot about brains during a Dec. 1 visit to the neuroscience program at Lake Forest College including how brains feel. Read this article by the Pioneer Press about their visit.
  • December 2  

    Arthur Miller, emeritus archivist and librarian for special collections, co-wrote Legendary Locals of Lake Forest, a book released on Nov. 30 by Arcadia Publishing.

  • November 18  

    An article on navigating homelessness and abuse researched and written by Associate Professor of Psychology Susan M. Long was published in the Journal of Community Psychology. 

  • November 18  
    An opinion essay on immigration policy written by James D. Vail III Professor of American history emeritus  was featured on History News Network.
  • November 11  
    The Chicago Tribune spotlighted the fall theater production, HMS Pinafore, with a photo and short interview with Assistant Professor of Theater and Performance Studies Chloe Johnston.
  • November 10  
    The Chicago Tribune covered the on-campus talk by American Civil Liberties Union attorney Ben Wizner, who believes privacy is a “basic human need.”
  • October 28  
    Associate Professor of Environmental Studies Glenn Adelson recorded citizens’ ideas during a brainstorming session to improve environmental sustainability in the city of Lake Forest.