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Fall Faculty Kickoff

Jun 1st, 2012 | By
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On Monday, August 20, 2012 from 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm at the Oak Brook Campus SPCE will be hosting a faculty kickoff event.                    Tweet



Veteran’s Benefits

Jun 1st, 2012 | By
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  The School for Professional and Continuing Education thanks all those who serve and hopes that your Memorial Day was wonderful.     If you are a veteran, Lewis University may accept credit for your military training. Transfer credit for military training while in the U.S. Army, Navy or Marine Corps is available through a
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Online-Blended Learning Workshops Offered

Apr 30th, 2012 | By
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OBL (Online-Blended Learning) Certification I and II Workshop (face-to-face) Monday June 4- Thursday, June 7, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily (lunch included) Participation in this interactive, hands-on, bootcamp-style workshop will result in receiving Certification as an online and/blended instructor.  You can expect to learn the technical competencies of navigating Blackboard and its’ associated tools
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Would Your Students Benefit from Academic Support?

Mar 12th, 2012 | By
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Are your students struggling in the classroom?  Would they benefit from Academic Support?  Lewis offers support to meet the needs of all of our students…  on campus and online.  In addition to the services provided in LARC, Lewis also offers support through SMARTHINKING.  If you are not familiar with SMARTHINKING, the webinar sessions listed below
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Need Money for Textbooks?

Feb 14th, 2012 | By
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Attention Adult & Graduate Students! Do you need money for textbooks? The Lewis University Bookstore Committee will be awarding a limited number of book scholarships for the Fall 2014 semester to students demonstrating financial need (including graduate and adult accelerated students). Criteria: Must be able to demonstrate financial need Minimum of 2.5 GPA Application Deadline:  March
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Spring Break Faculty Development

Feb 14th, 2012 | By
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Monday, March 5th: 10 a.m. to Noon – Customizing your Blackboard Course Shell(facilitated by Sue Sollie)  Learn to import a course template and customize it for your course Learn some techniques for personalizing your course   1 p.m. – 3p.m. – Exploring Blackboard Tools and Open Lab Time(facilitated by Alvin Butler & Sue Sollie) What
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Adjunct Faculty Appreciation Dinner

Feb 9th, 2012 | By
Stephanie Schlachter

The University Faculty Development Committee sponsored its annual Adjunct Faculty Appreciation Dinner on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 in the University Dining Room.  Approximately 90 individuals were in attendance, including adjuncts from across the University, as well as full time faculty and administrators.  At dinner, attendees were greeted by Dr. Stephany Schlachter, Provost. Following dinner, Kurt Schackmuth, Associate
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Engaging Adult and Nontraditional Learners

Feb 9th, 2012 | By
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On January 11th, Mike Cherry, Ernie Knight, and Anne Rapp gave a presentation titled, “Engaging Adult and Nontraditional learners” at the Adjunct Faculty Appreciation Dinner.  The interactive discussion, which contrasted the assets that adult learners bring to the classroom with the unique challenges they face, generated ideas about best practices in teaching and learning with
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Upcoming Deadlines for Study Abroad & Travel Study Programs

Feb 2nd, 2012 | By
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The deadline for the Italy Travel Study program, led by Dr. Dominic Colonna and Dr. Dennis Cremin, has been extended to Wednesday, February 15.  Students will travel to Rome, Florence, and Assisi for ten days during May, while studying either History or Theology.  The course may be counted toward major, minor, general education or elective
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HRM Students Invited

Feb 2nd, 2012 | By
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Come meet your fellow HR professionals!  Lewis University’s student chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management would like to invite you to our first meeting of Spring term, next Tuesday, February 7, 5:00-6:00 PM in A150. There is no need to formally join the national organization, but there is a need to meet the
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