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Levandi captures two titles at NKU Men's Tennis Invitational

Lewis University senior Armand Levandi (Tallinn, Estonia/Audentese Spordigumnaasiumi) picked up his fourth championship in his last two events, as the Estonian native won both the Flight One singles and doubles championships at the NKU Men's Tennis Invitational, hosted by Northern Kentucky, at the Joyce Yeager Tennis Complex on Saturday (Sept. 13) afternoon. Levandi bested Northern Kentucky's Mate Virag, 6-4, 7-5, in the Flight One singles championship for his 19th-straight singles victory. He would later pair with teammate Erik Aunapuu (Tallinn, Estonia/Audentese Spordigumnaasiumi) for the 8-7 (7-1) victory over Dayton's Carsten Fischer and Josh Malyon for the Flight One doubles title. The Flyers return to action on Friday (Sept. 19), as they head to Indianapolis to participate in   [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis named “A Best in the Midwest” College
Lewis University has been named by the Princeton Review as a “Best in the Midwest” for 2015. The list is part of the company’s website feature, “2015 Best Colleges: Region by Region.” “We selected Lewis University – and the other terrific institutions  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis University in Top 25 of Best Midwest Regional Colleges
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Lewis University among the top 25 in its rankings of Midwest Regional Universities. Lewis dramatically increased its ranking in the annual Best Colleges rankings, placing 23rd among regional institutions in the Midwest  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(1)

Head Start staff receives a lesson from nursing students
Lewis University BAC-BSN students recently presented “Health Risk Assessment, Management and Health Promotion for Head Start Children,” to more than 100 professionals at the Head Start Pre-Service Training, including administration, teachers and staff  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

ELS Language Center opens at Lewis University in October
ELS Language Centers (ELS) will join the Lewis University community this fall to offer instruction in multiple levels of English as a Second Language (ESL) to international students from abroad. Contributing to international diversity, the ELS program  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Young Alumni University speaker series begins Sept. 17
Lewis University’s inaugural Young Alumni University speaker series begins with a presentation by Fred Dewald ’05, adjunct professor of finance , at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17 in the D’Arcy Great Room, located on the university’s main campus in Romeoville.  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

National Association of Biology Teachers publishes Zimmer
Dr. Erin Zimmer, professor of biology , recently co-authored an article with Bethany Bowling and Robert E. Pyatt. The article entitled “Bringing Next-Generation Sequencing into the Classroom through a Comparison of Molecular Biology Techniques” was published  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Another record year at Lewis University
Enrollment records were broken once again as classes began at Lewis University this fall. Several enrollment records were broken in the opening week for the mid-sized Catholic and Lasallian university, which welcomed the largest freshman class in Lewis  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

TV internships provide insight to communications students
Lewis University Mass Communication students Marvin Gomez, Shane Gustafson and Jessica Resendiz spent their summer working in television by participating in multicultural summer radio/tv broadcasting internships at Univision Chicago, Chicago Tonight and  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Sculpture International Juried Art Exhibition is on display
“Chicago Sculpture International Juried Art Exhibition” will be on display Aug. 18-Sept. 18 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  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

“Rabbit Hole” opens Sept. 2 in Philip Lynch Theatre
Lewis University’s Philip Lynch Theatre presents the 2007 Pulitzer Prize winning play “Rabbit Hole” on September 26-28 and October 2-5. Playwright David Lindsay-Abaire brilliantly unfolds the emotional conflict of a family dealing with grief. Guest director  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Dr. Lewicky-Gaupp to present health lecture in Oak Brook
“Prevention & Management of Obstetrical Anal Sphincter Injury” will be presented by Lewis University College of Nursing & Health Professions and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Christina Lewicky-Gaupp, OB-GYN, and assistant professor of obstetrics  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Fall 2014 Performing Arts Series begins Thursday, Sept. 18
Lewis University will host a variety of performances as part of the Fall 2014 Performing Arts Series. All performances are located on the university’s main campus in Romeoville. Admission to all events is free for Lewis students, $5 for guests and $10  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

WGN-TV’s WeatherBug camera now “live” at Lewis University
WGN-TV has located one of its WeatherBug cameras on Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville. The camera’s high power lens shows weather conditions on the campus and can be focused to provide views of conditions at the Lewis University Airport, the  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Dr. Cremin consults on traveling Smithsonian sports exhibit
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  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)


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