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Art Gallery Features Lewis Alumna Jenny Chi Paint Exhibit

A Solo Art Exhibition by Lewis University Alumna, Jenny Chi, will be on display Aug. 31- Sept. 27 in the Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery , located on Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville. The free exhibit is open to the public and will be on display from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily. Chi will discuss her work from 7- 9 p.m. Thursday. Sept. 17 during the free Gallery Talk and Reception. As a narrator, her works introduce a contemporary way of seeing the old tales; an inexhaustible language that can be learned and shared and always retains the power of saying new things. The Art Gallery is part of the Oremus Fine Arts Center at Lewis University. The Department of Art and Design manages the gallery, which include Lewis University student shows, local and regional artist shows,   [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis University Choir to Hold Auditions for 2015-16 Season
The Lewis University Choir will hold auditions for singers in all voice categories (SATB) from 6- 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 1 in Ives Recital Hall in the Oremus Fine Arts Building on the Romeoville campus. Under the direction of Dr. Lawrence Sisk ,  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis University Sets Performing Arts Series for Fall 2015
A Flamenco performance, super hero spectacle, a quartet concert and a Will Rogers one-man show are part of the Lewis University Fall 2015 Performing Arts Series. All events are located on the University’s main campus in Romeoville. Admission is free  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra to Hold Auditions
The Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra (MYSO) will hold auditions on Wednesday, August 26 and Wednesday, September 2 for the 2015-2016 season. The auditions will be held at the Oremus Fine Arts Center on the Lewis University main campus located on  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Red Tie Ball Honors Lewis President
Brother James Gaffney, FSC, President of Lewis University who will be retiring from the presidency next year after 28 years of service, will be the guest of honor at the Lewis University Red Tie Ball - The Signum Fidei Celebration , to be held on Saturday,  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis is Top 50 in Nation for Intramurals
Lewis University was recently selected among the Top 50 of Best Colleges for Intramural Sports as awarded by Lewis University is recognized for outstanding leadership, enthusiasm and stress on fitness, engagement in sports, community-building,  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis is Selected for National Civic Engagement Effort
The National Association of Student Personnel Administrators selected Lewis University as a Lead Institution for its Lead Initiative on Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement. NASPA’s Lead Initiative provides support for institutions of higher education  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Students Present Research at SURE Program Symposium
Research on protection against laser attacks, improved wound healing methods, success measurement for mathematics majors, analysis of mutating proteins in cancer, more efficient data handling cyber security operations, proton pulses, new antibiotics,  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis Professors Set to Present at National Conference
Two Lewis University professors will present at the 2015 Association of Black Women in Higher Education National Conference. Dr. Katherine Helm, professor of Psychology and Director of Graduate Programs in Counseling , and Dr. Tennille Allen, associate  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)


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