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  • Lance Thompson
    Lance Thompson

Lance Thompson


Assistant Director of Involvement


Todd Wehr Center 130A

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Lance Thomson is the Assistant Director of Involvement at Carthage College. He is new to Carthage, starting in his position in August 2016. He comes to Carthage from being the Director of Student Activities at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in Winona, Minnesota. Lance has an extensive professional background student programming, events, student government, and clubs.  


  • B.A. — Political Science, St. Mary’s University
  • M.A. — Human Development, St. Mary’s University

Main responsibilities at Carthage

Lance is the staff advisor for the Carthage Activities Board and the coordinator of the more than 120 clubs and organizations on campus. 

Favorite thing about working at Carthage

“I’m all about gawking at Lake Michigan for longer than should be appropriate.”

Other interests?

Lance loves listening to hipster music in his office, attending baseball games with his family, and watching Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood with his son.

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