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Week of Welcome

WOW Week of Welcome

Sunday, January 31

Afternoon - Residence Hall Kick Off Events

Have fun with your fellow Foresters as Residence Life Kicks Off the semester. See your Residence Assistant for event details.


Monday, February 1

Virtual Poster Sale

Are you looking to decorate your room? We've partnered with Poster Invasion to offer 15% off posters! Runs through March 8.
Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to access the poster sale.

12-5 p.m. CST - Flu Shot Clinic at Glen Rowan

We’ve never been aware of our health as much as right now! Stop by for a flu shot!


Tuesday, February 2

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. CST - Students of Color Support Group

This virtual support group is specifically designed to provide a safe and caring space for students of color to discuss their experiences, provide each other with support, and it will serve as a space to care for their mental health during these trying times. Meets every Tuesday at 11 a.m. CST.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.

12-5 p.m. CST - Flu Shot Clinic at Glen Rowan

We’ve never been aware of our health as much as right now! Stop by for a flu shot!

4:30-5:30 p.m. CST - Student Government Virtual Open House

Meet the Student Government Executive Board and learn about how to become a Student Senator. As a Senator, you can represent the voice of your fellow Foresters and advocate for the needs of the student body.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Wednesday, February 3

11 a.m.-2 p.m. CST - Virtual Forester Fair

Check out all the involvement opportunities on campus! Meet with representatives from student organizations, fraternities and sororities, club sports, intramurals and campus offices!

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to access the Forester Fair.

4 p.m. CST - Spring Back: How HWC can help you in 2021

Get an overview of the services offered by the Health and Wellness Center this semester and find out how they can help you cope with stress in 2021.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Thursday, February 4

4-5 p.m. CST - Adding Mindfulness into your New Year

Check out a drop-in seminar about adding mindfulness in your daily lives and learning how it can help you enjoy life.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.

7-8 p.m. CST - Student Programming Board Open House

Meet the current Board of Directors and learn how to get involved with SPB during the spring semester and help plan events for all Foresters.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Friday, February 5

2-3 p.m. CST - Self-Care: Don’t be a Jerk to Yourself

An informational discussion about how to act with compassion toward yourself and how that can make your day-to-day life easier.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Tuesday, February 9

11 a.m. - 12 p.m. CST - Students of Color Support Group

This virtual support group is specifically designed to provide a safe and caring space for students of color to discuss their experiences, provide each other with support, and it will serve as a space to care for their mental health during these trying times.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.

4-5 p.m. CST - Heart Work:  What’s a Healthy Relationship?

Romantic relationships are always hard work, but a healthy relationship rewards you for all that hard work. How do we know if a relationship is healthy?

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Wednesday, February 10

12-1 p.m. CST - Global Engagement Info Session

Learn all about the different opportunities to study, intern, research, and volunteer abroad! There are a variety of domestic programs and post-graduate opportunities as well. We will not only go over the different programs available, but also the application process, scholarships, and more.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.

4-5 p.m. CST - Get Comfy: How to Make Your Space Healthy

2021 has made us appreciate our physical space in new and unprecedented ways. Want some tips on how to make yours as functional and healthy as possible?

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Thursday, February 11

11 a.m. -1 p.m. CST - Careers and Hot Chocolate

Explore your interests and the Career Pathways with the Career Advancement Center.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.

12-1 p.m. CST - Global Engagement Info Session

Learn all about the different opportunities to study, intern, research, and volunteer abroad! There are a variety of domestic programs and post-graduate opportunities as well. We will not only go over the different programs available, but also the application process, scholarships, and more.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.

12:30-1 p.m. CST - Craving Connection?

Learn about group therapy options offered by the Health and Wellness Center.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Tuesday, February 16

5-6:30 p.m. CST - So You Want to Do an Internship?

A workshop on everything you need to know to secure an internship.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Tuesday, February 23

2-3 p.m. CST - Global Engagement Info Session

Learn all about the different opportunities to study, intern, research, and volunteer abroad! There are a variety of domestic programs and post-graduate opportunities as well. We will not only go over the different programs available, but also the application process, scholarships, and more.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Wednesday, Feb. 24

2-3 p.m. CST - Global Engagement Info Session

Learn all about the different opportunities to study, intern, research, and volunteer abroad! There are a variety of domestic programs and post-graduate opportunities as well. We will not only go over the different programs available, but also the application process, scholarships, and more

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.


Thursday, February 25

4:30-6:30 p.m. CST - Employer Showcase

Discover internships and jobs in finance, marketing, accounting, communications, sales, computer science, data analytics, and more.

Visit my.involvement at lakeforest.campuslabs.com/engage to get the event’s Zoom link.