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LEWIS UNIVERSITY’S REFER A FRIEND

Sep 20th, 2012 | By
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LEWIS UNIVERSITY’S REFER A FRIEND A successful University doesn’t just happen; it is the result of a strong commitment to excellence and in the relationships we build with our students and colleagues. We appreciate the confidence you’ve placed in us to provide you with the quality education you have come to expect from Lewis University,
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Lewis University, College of Business is Personal!

Sep 17th, 2012 | By
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One of the hallmarks of a Lewis University degree is that it is personal. Indeed, our values and culture support the personalization of your education. This can be expressed in a number of ways, for instance, “You are treated as a person, not a number.” However, just hearing that statement does not explain how the
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*FREE* Fall 2012 IMPACT Student Workshops

Sep 5th, 2012 | By
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Register for Impact Workshops today! Student ~ Faculty ~ Staff Welcome back to campus and to the new school year!  The IMPACT Lab has exciting news… We are EXCITED to announce that our workshops this semester will be offered as BOTH online and face-to-face (unless otherwise indicated) sessions.  We look forward to meeting the technology
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Hindsight…Shared!

Aug 31st, 2012 | By
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A recent survey of the members of the Lewis University chapter of Alpha Sigma Lambda asked the question, “What do you know now that you wish you had known when you started at Lewis?” Here is a look at some of the “hindsight” from this elite group of students: * You can’t underestimate time management
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PLA for a Lewis University Course

Aug 16th, 2012 | By
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In this more limited form of PLA, students at Lewis may apply for credit in a catalog course that meets a major or general education course through a challenge exam or by preparing a portfolio for the course. Not all departments at Lewis accept this form of PLA and the applicant must be able to
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A Year In Review by Dr. Walter Pearson

Aug 14th, 2012 | By
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A message from, Dr. Walt Pearson, Dean for the School for Professional and Continuing Education: “I’ve just finished my first full academic year at Lewis University and I thought this would be a good time to reflect a bit on progress at work, and say “thank-you”.  The enrollment in our programs have been on a
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Earn College Credit for What You Already Know!

Aug 10th, 2012 | By
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Four ways to earn credit through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is the process of earning college credit from learning you’ve developed in your work, training, volunteer experiences, self-directed learning projects, and personal life. Credit is not granted for experience but for the college-level learning that is documented. At Lewis University, up to 30 credits of PLA may be awarded and includes: Proficiency exams (CLEP, DSST, AP) Professional training, certifications, and licenses PLA portfolio for University Studies (elective credit) PLA for a Lewis Course Prior Learning Assessment at Lewis University provides a system for working with adult students ( age 24 and up) if they are enrolled in an undergraduate degree program offered by the four Colleges or in an accelerated undergraduate program delivered through the School for Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE).   Why PLA? Save time By participating in PLA, a student who studies at
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Meet our Students – Susie Patterson

Jul 17th, 2012 | By
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One of the reasons I chose the accelerated program (BA, Management) is because of the pace. Lewis offers the ability to condense the classes and takes in consideration the experience of an adult to fulfill general requirements. Lewis also does not make me take classes that are irrelevant to my degree. However, with this aggressive
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Using an iPad to Support Adult Learning

May 18th, 2012 | By
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Dr. Lesley Page, Assistant Professor of the Organizational Leadership master’s program at Lewis University shares her thoughts on using an IPad.           Photo taken from http://www.apple.com/ipad/ What I Like… I do notice that more and more students are using tablets or e-readers for their class reading (e.g., textbooks).  Many express this
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Credit Evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE)

Apr 5th, 2012 | By
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Credit evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE) – military and corporate training Lewis University awards credit for military training and other non-college sponsored learning activitiesaccording to current recommendations of the American Council of Education (ACE). Credits awarded for corporate experience or military training are noted on the student’s transcript. Grades and quality points
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