About Topics & Trends
Welcome to Topics & Trends, the digital version of the Junior League of Chicago’s former quarterly magazine, topics. Topics & Trends is a continuously updated news site where JLC members and the community at-large can stay up to date with Junior League events, member news, and related articles of interest.


About the JLC
Junior League of Chicago, Inc. is a metropolitan organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women and improving the community through effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. The Junior League of Chicago, Inc. reaches out to women of all races, religions, and national origins who demonstrate an interest in and a commitment to voluntarism.


2016-17 Topics & Trends Staff
Brigid Slattery, Editor
Caroline Thompson, Managing Editor



Brigid Slattery

Caroline Thompson

Taylor Bennett

Amanda Brokamp

Kirsten Butler

Adriane Clomax

Kate Croft

Kristen DiCianni

Aricka Flowers-Turck

Rebecca Fons

Ashley Greene

Elise Houren

Amy Marchlen

Elisabeth Morris

Sarah Riedl

Sarah Ruth

Jacalyn Smith

Aubrey Southall