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History of Illinois Students Expand Classroom at Isle a la Cache
Published: September 9, 2016.
Placed-based learning was in action for Lewis University students as they visited Isle a la Cache preserve and museum. The site highlights the chain of cultural links and economic ties between Native Americans and French traders from the 1600s to the [MORE

Cremin and Keleher Attend Lasallian Seminar for Professors
Published: August 8, 2016.
Dr. Dennis H. Cremin, professor of history and director of the Lewis University History Center, and Jason Keleher, associate professor and chair of Chemistry , attended the Lasallian Summer Seminar for Professors July 27-29. The theme of this yearís Lasallian [MORE

Bruce Cheadle Documents are Digitized and Online
Published: June 6, 2016.
Documents from the life and times of Lockport resident Bruce Cheadle (1897-1990) give a personal look at what family life was like in the 19th and 20th centuries in Lockport. They have been digitized and are available online. Cheadle dedicated his life [MORE

Scholarship on Display at Lewis University
Published: May 2, 2016.
More than 300 Lewis University undergraduate students, graduate students and faculty showcased their scholarly work and creative endeavors April 14 during the Fifth Annual Lewis University Celebration of Scholarship. Accepted Celebration of Scholarship [MORE

Lewis University Alumnaís Internship Digs into Lockport History
Published: February 10, 2016.
What does a Lewis University graduate do with an old wagon wheel, business documents, photographs and a clock? She organizes them and prepares the historical items for the Lewis University History Centerís Adelmann Regional History Collection. Joliet [MORE