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Morgan Lord


iLEAD Professional Development Program

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers


Building & Room:

UH 1130


601 S. Morgan St.

Office Phone:

(312) 384-9657


CV Link:

Morgan Lord


Morgan Lord is an instructor for the Institute for Leadership Excellence and Development (iLEAD) at UIC Business. She is a Chicago-based writer, teacher and improviser. She has written for Women’s Health magazine, Popular Mechanics magazine and Chicago Health magazine, and received her master’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. She created the journalism curriculum at Concordia University, and taught courses at Concordia and Dominican University. She has studied sketch and improv comedy at The Second City Conservatory and iO Chicago, and has taught improvisation at Columbia College, Concordia University and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago.

Classes Taught

  • BA 100 - Introduction to UIC and Professional Development
  • BA 220 - Professional Development II
  • BA 420 - Professional Presence


Master of Science in Journalism (Magazine specialization) - Northwestern University - 2005
Bachelor of Science in Journalism (Minor: Gerontology) - University of Florida - 2004