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Regional history conference features Lewis University faculty and students
Published: October 15, 2014.
Lewis University chapter of Phi Theta Alpha sponsored the Phi Alpha Theta Regional Conference for Illinois. The history honors society conference was in conjunction with the Annual Conference of the Midwest World History Association held September 26-27
Dr. Dennis Cremin to be featured speaker at 16th Annual Conference on Illinois History
Published: September 24, 2014.
Chicago’s Grant Park history will take center stage at the 16th Annual Conference on Illinois History Sept. 25 at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum in Springfield. Dr. Dennis Cremin, Lewis University professor of history and director of the Lewis
Dr. Eileen McMahon discusses Chicago/Civil War history through new book
Published: September 18, 2014.
The American Civil War was a crucial event in the development of Chicago as the metropolis of the heartland. Lewis University Professor of History Dr. Eileen McMahon shares the events of Chicago’s development through her new book, “Civil War Chicago,”
Dr. Cremin consults with local organizations hosting traveling Smithsonian sports exhibit
Published: August 29, 2014.
It is an exciting time for sports in America. Major League Baseball is heading towards the playoffs. On all levels, athletes are gearing up for the football, basketball, and other athletic competitions. Behind all these teams are their communities and
Turkish grant awarded to enhance Lewis University Library
Published: July 24, 2014.
The Lewis University Library received a $4,000 Library Acquisition Grant from
the Institute of Turkish Studies. This is the second grant awarded to Lewis from the Institute in
The grant funds new library resources for faculty and