2013 Excellence in Learning Award Winners

Jun 26th, 2013 | By
Excellence in Learning Award Winners 2013

                          Dr. Walter Pearson, Dean of the School for Professional and Continuing Education, offered gratitude to those who admirably commit to serving adult students and presented four Excellence in Learning awards to three Faculty Members, Dr. R. V. Barello, Dr. Philip Jenks, Dr.
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Lessons from the Disney Culture!

Jun 6th, 2013 | By
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Valuable observations from a Disney Trip. http://www.fastcompany.com/3010079/how-to-create-a-disney-like-addiction-to-your-company Tweet

Accelerated Business Alum Appointed VP!

May 21st, 2013 | By
Gold STar

Congratulations to Ronald Kostyo! http://www.dbusiness.com/DBusiness/May-June-2013/Severstal-North-America-Announces-Executive-Leadership-Changes/ Tweet

Social Learning: Valuable Learning Outside the Classroom

May 14th, 2013 | By
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Interesting Research from ASTD about how learning is happening everywhere! To review visit the ASTD website article here.                   For more information contact Mike Cherry 815-836-5562. Tweet

The importance of obtaining computer science skills

May 6th, 2013 | By
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Here is an article that shares the importance of obtaining computer science skills… http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/daily-ticker/one-skill-every-american-needs-learn-153037730.html?vp=1                         Tweet

Business Quotation!

Apr 23rd, 2013 | By

Periodically, we will add an inspirational, insightful and/or funny business quotation to help keep us motivated! This week we feature… Real success in business is to be found in achievements comparable rather with those of the artist or the scientist, or the inventor or the statesman. And the joys sought in the profession of business
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Business Wisdom – in a minute!

Apr 23rd, 2013 | By

The importance of strategic planning and setting clear expectations is confirmed by the following quotation. “This,” they will say, “is our northbound train. This is the direction we have chose, and no other. If you don’t feel you want to go north, there are other trains you can ride. But this particular train is going
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School for Professional and Continuing Education Holds Undergraduate Tuition Steady for the 3rd Year in a Row!

Mar 1st, 2013 | By
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The Lewis University Board of Trustees has approved keeping the tuition in the adult accelerated programs at $600 per credit for  2013-2014. This means your tuition rates will have remained the same for three years in a row. Tweet

Challenges with technology? Smarthinking and the IMPACT Lab!

Mar 1st, 2013 | By

IMPACT Lab Innovative Multimedia Projects, Assessment and Coaching with Technology The IMPACT  Lab features equipment and software which promote and enrich the learning experience and offer greater options for self-discovery and improvement. The Lab offers opportunities for multimedia project development, and writing and research support in conjunction with the Writing Center. It accommodates the production of work related to critical
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Is college worth it? A letter from Dean Walter Pearson

Feb 4th, 2013 | By

I have a friend who is considering a return to college.  He stopped out of Big State U several years ago and has worked in unsatisfying jobs since.  He is wondering if the time, effort, and money he would have to invest to complete his degree is worth it.  Will it really make a difference?
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