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Lake Forest Weekly News

April 22, 2015

 

Weekly News

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    The Career Advancement Center’s “Pathways to Successful Careers in Health Care” event provided students with the chance to meet with industry professionals to explore their career options. 

  • Image preview This year’s Relay for Life had 34 teams and more than 500 students at the event, which raised $35,500 for the American Cancer Society.
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    Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program students researched business ideas and pitched them to top professionals in the first Shark Tank-style event on campus.

  • Image preview In The Loop students and successful alumni professionals toasted the final Spring 2015 All-Access Mixer on April 16.
  • Image preview David Z. Beecher ’80 headmaster at Hillside School in Massachusetts, has been elected to the College’s Board of Trustees. He will serve on the Academic Affairs and Student Affairs Committees through 2018.

Faculty Notes

  • Image preview James P. Gorter Professor of Islamic World Studies and Professor of Sociology Ahmad Sadri spoke on the need for a liberal arts education in a Lake Forest High School TED-style talk on April 16.
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In the News

  • Image preview 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.