In the News

Top 5 Stories

NSF gives Lewis University STEM teacher preparation program $1.4 million
Published: October 8, 2015.
Lewis University received a $1.4 million National Science Foundation grant to support a project in “Using Reality-Based Learning Practicum and Mentoring Structures to Enhance STEM Teacher Preparation for High Needs Schools.” Lewis University will [MORE

National Voter Registration Day Recruits 150-plus voters at Lewis University
Published: September 25, 2015.
More than 150 people filled out voter registration applications during a National Voter registration Day event Sept. 22 on Lewis University’s Main Campus in Romeoville. “The event far exceeded my expectations. We had a steady stream of registrants [MORE

Free Activities for Kids Aug. 1 at Lewis University’s Kidzfest in Joliet
Published: July 16, 2015.
Activities for children of all ages will be featured at the Lewis University Mini-Campus during Kidzfest 2015, to be held Saturday, Aug. 1 in downtown Joliet. A free family festival, Kidzfest offers an opportunity for children to play, explore, imagine [MORE

Professional training shines spotlight on early childhood mental health issues
Published: May 21, 2015.
Three Will County area agencies partnered to enhance understanding about mental health in young children. On Friday, May 15, they sponsored “What are the Mental Health Issues that Affect Birth to Five Families?” at Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville. [MORE

Lewis University recognizes Rita Stasi with Bishop Roger Kaffer Outstanding Principal Award
Published: May 13, 2015.
Lewis University’s Institute for the Advancement of Catholic and Lasallian Education presented the Bishop Roger Kaffer Outstanding Principal Award to Rita Stasi, Principal of St. Joseph Catholic School in Downers Grove during an April 30 celebration on [MORE