Posts Tagged ‘ study ’

Joyce Dawkins, Graduate and Alpha Sigma Lambda Member

Aug 30th, 2012 | By
Joyce Dawkins

I was born and raised on the West Side of Chicago. I enjoy cooking, volunteering, traveling and reading. I am the mother of 2 beautiful children; TJ & Joyre. I am an adult student who returned to college 19 years later only to excel to heights I could not have imagined. In 2007 when I was laid off my job of 12 years, I didn’t hesitate to pray and ask God for direction. My desire over the years had been to complete my college education, but when I continued to earn more and more money, the desire for obtaining my degree was suppressed way back in my mind. Being laid off was the opportunity for God to give me the desire of my heart, it was the opportunity for me to trust him and trust that my being laid off was not a punishment, but a gentle push to get
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COMPUTER LABS PRINT POLICY

Aug 14th, 2012 | By
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Is the Adult College Experience (ACE) Course Right for Me?

Aug 10th, 2012 | By
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Do you want to….. Seize your education and make your degree work for you? Become an adept online learner? Hone your research skills and navigate Lewis library’s vast resources? Cultivate your critical thinking skills? Write clearly and effectively in your accelerated courses? Solidify your academic and professional goals? Become more aware of your individual learning
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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
Susie Patterson 7.9.12

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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Proficiency exams (CLEP, DSST, AP)

Apr 5th, 2012 | By
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CLEP The College Level Examination Program (CLEP) is a national standardized testing program that can be taken by students who believe they have academic strength in examination areas. CLEP tests are administered at testing centers around the country. Access www.collegeboard.com/testing for further information. Three hours of credit in an area will be granted to students
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Contact the Writing Center with our new Hotline!

Mar 30th, 2012 | By
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Are you looking for academic support? Lewis has FREE tutorial formats that can work for you!

Feb 1st, 2012 | By
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The Leckrone Academic Resource Center (LARC) Delivers quality programs and services: Tutorial Services Career Services The Writing Center IMPACT Lab AND… Lewis University is proud to announce that we provide our students with free access to SMARTHINKING. This web-based service provides live academic help from real people when you need it, how you need it, from people you can trust. You have access to help in the following subjects and skills: Math (Available up to 24/7) Writing Intro to Human Communication Chemistry Statistics Finance Accounting Biology Microeconomics Macroeconomics Spanish Physics Computers and Technology You can also choose the TYPE of help you want: CONNECT WITH AN E-STRUCTOR NOW to work with the next available e-structor. SUBMIT YOUR WRITING for any subject and have it reviewed by an e-structor and returned to you, usually within 24 hours. SCHEDULE A PERSONAL SESSION to pre-schedule an online appointment. SUBMIT A QUESTION and get a response, usually within 24 hours.
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