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BACK TO SCHOOL WITH TRANSFER U: A BOOK TALK WITH MIKE CONKLIN |  9/12

Hear retired Chicago Tribune columnist and local author, Mike Conklin, discuss his latest book, Transfer U--a mix of academia and basketball in America like you've never seen! More...

 

 

 


A SESQUICENTENNIAL FERRY TALE: CELEBRATING THE HISTORY OF FERRY HALL |  9/19

In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Ferry Hall's doors opening, Rita MacAyeal, Library Director & Archivist from Lake Forest Academy, will offer a slideshow presentation highlighting the history of Ferry Hall, its traditions, and the stories of some of the notable alumnae and former faculty.  More ... 

 

                                                                 

The changing public management of epidemics: from tuberculosis and aids to ebola |  9/25

Join us for an illuminating panel discussion on epidemics past and present; from early diseases before immunization and penicillin to the AIDS epidemic, to today's rebellion on immunization and the risk of rapid spread of deadly viruses like ebola. More ...