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Virtual Engagement

Here’s a list of things that you can do to stay healthy, active, and connected, wherever you are!

Connect and Grow

Access helpful resources for remote learning, club and organization management, and career services.

Resources for Clubs and Orgs
  • Continue leading your organization using features in my.involvement.
  • How to host online elections in my.involvement.
  • How to store documents in your organization’s my involvement page.
  • How to create  forms  in my.involvement to collect information.
  • Host online meetings using Zoom.
  • Don’t forget to consider different time zones when scheduling meetings 
  • Download a fun Lake Forest College Zoom Background
  • The Gates Center is available to help! Schedule a meeting with AldoPat, or Jen!
Empowerment Groups

UNIDAS
UNIDAS is an empowerment group designed to meet the holistic needs of Latinas on campus. Through sharing of stories and experiences, students will make meaning of self, community and culture.
Student Leader: Lucianna Escobar, escobarlm@mx.lakeforest.edu
Meeting times: Thursdays at 12 PM CST

JUNTOS
JUNTOS is an empowerment group designed to provide an outlet for Latinos to cultivate mentorship and a supportive community.
Student Leader: Jerries Azar, azarja@mx.lakeforest.edu
Meeting times: Biweekly Fridays at 12 PM CST
First meeting Friday September 18 at 12 PM CST

The Rainbow Network
The Rainbow Network (TRN) is a brave space designed to empower, guide, and support our LGBTQ+ community on campus. Members of TRN will share stories, engage in discussion, and gain a better sense of self enhancing their professional, social, and leadership success.
Student Leader: Peter Simmeth, simmethp@mx.lakeforest.edu
Meeting times: First meeting Monday, September 14 at 6 PM

Black Men’s Group
Black Men’s Group (BMG) is designed for Black men on campus. BMG is a space to develop a better sense of self, engage in discussions, gain mentorship, and embark in brotherhood.
Student Leader: Jamari Tansmore, tansmorejd@mx.lakeforest.edu
Meeting times: First meeting Friday, September 18 at 4 PM CST

Black Women United
Black Women United (BMG) is a group designed to empower, uplift, and unite Black women on campus. Through engaging activities, and thought-provoking discussions, students will gain a better sense of self, all while enhancing their academic, professional, social, and leadership success.
Student Leader: Joy Joseph Aseh Nnena, asehnnenaj@mx.lakeforest.edu
Meeting times: Wednesdays 5-6 PM

A Non-Traditional Approach (NEW)
This empowerment group is for any student that has taken at least one, but typically multiple years off their education due to life circumstances beyond their control, such as having to work, take care of family, not having the support systems in place to attend and thrive in higher education, etc. Students that have children of their own, regardless of age, any veteran students are welcome to participate in this group.
Student Leaders: Heather Atherton, athertonh@mx.lakeforest.edu & Julián Cano, canojd@mx.lakeforest.edu
Meeting times: First meeting Thursday September 24 at 5 PM
Biweekly on Thursdays at 5 PM CST

Remote Learning Resources
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Resources
Career Resources

Healthy Living

Practice healthy habits and engage in self-care throughout the week.

Mindfulness and Well-Being
Work on Your Fitness
Free Apps

Fun Things to Do

There are many ways to have fun and stay connected. Access free streaming options, online games, and more!

Watch Something
Learn Something New
Play with Friends

Challenge your friends or enjoy by yourself!

Sightseeing

Engage with Chicago, as well as cities all over the world, in creative and meaningful ways, and keep fresh in your mind the sites and activities that you love most.

Museums

Experience the best museums from around the world!

Cool Cities, Places, and Beyond
Animal Cams

From penguins and polar bears, to pandas and koalas, here is a list of live camera feeds from around the world.

Follow us on Social Media

Stay connected with the Forester Community. 

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Career Advancement Center
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Center for Chicago Programs
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Gates Center
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Health and Wellness Center
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Office of Intercultural Relations
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Residence Life
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Student Government
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