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Lewis University Awarded FAA Grant for Aviation Maintenance Workforce Development
Published: April 15, 2024.
Lewis University’s College of Aviation, Science, and Technology received an Aviation Workforce Development Grant of $496,016 from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to help underrepresented populations enter the aviation workforce. Lewis University [FULL ARTICLE

Lewis University, United Airlines Join Forces to Develop Next Generation of Aviators
Published: October 25, 2023.
A new partnership with United Aviate, United Airlines’ pilot career development program, offers Lewis University student pilots and instructors the most secure path to the airline’s flight deck.  The Aviate program adds a great benefit to the nationally [FULL ARTICLE

Duckworth Tours Lewis University’s Aviation School, Discusses Bill to Boost Aviation Training and Workforce
Published: July 21, 2023.
U.S. Senator and pilot Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today visited Lewis University’s College of Aviation, Science and Technology to visit their onsite hangar and highlight her work to strengthen the aviation workforce. Duckworth, a member of the U.S. Senate [FULL ARTICLE

Lewis University Takes Flight in Air Race Classic for First Time Since 2020
Published: June 14, 2023.
Lewis University student Katelyn Gall of Channahon, Ill., and alumna Makaylah Schwark of Bourbonnais, Ill., will take off June 15 for the 2023 Air Race Classic occurring June 20- 23. Their team name this year is “We Don’t Talk About Flight Club.” The [FULL ARTICLE

Almost 1,300 Students Honored at Lewis University May Commencement Ceremonies
Published: May 7, 2023.
Lewis University celebrated May Commencement ceremonies for more than 1,300 students May 5-6 on the university’s campus in Romeoville.   Recordings of the degree ceremonies are available online at youtube.com/LewisUniversity by the Lewis University [FULL ARTICLE

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