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The rise and fall of the house of judah |  10/10

Presented by: Liam Connell, History Center Community Contributor

Hear the interesting story of Lake Forest's Noble Brandon Judah estate from Lake Forest resident, Liam Connell, who bought the house in 2010. WE'RE SORRY: THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT! More...



john singer sargent: bravura painter of a cosmopolitan age |  10/17

Presented by: Annelise K. Madsen, Gilda and Henry Buchbinder Assistant Curator of American Art, The Art Institute of Chicago

This lecture explores key moments in Sargent's fifty-year career, the breadth of his talents, and his connections to Chicago. More ... 


woodrow wilson and the great war lecture | 10/24  

Presented by: Dennis Cremin, PhD, Chair and Associate Professor, History Department, Lewis University

Dr. Dennis Cremin will explore The Great War and some of its legacies. "The war set so many events in motion," says Cremin. More ...

This lecture will be available at 1:30 pm and 7pm on October 24th.