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Lewis University Launches Coursera Career Academy
Lewis University recently launched the Lewis University Coursera Career Academy , a collaboration with Coursera, the renowned online learning platform that bridges the gap between academic study and practical vocational skills. This pioneering initiative is specifically designed to equip both undergraduate  [MORE

Four Men's Lacrosse Athletes Named USILA All-South Region
The United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) announced that the Lewis University men's lacrosse team earned four DII USILA All-South Region honors.  Riah Rathe  (Chanhassen, Minnesota/Chanhassen HS) and  Evan Clement  (San Diego, California/Mt. Carmel HS / CCBC-Essex) were named  [MORE

Illinois CPA Society Honors Rock as Outstanding Educator
Iyad Rock, assistant professor of accounting, was awarded the 2024 Outstanding Educator Award by the Illinois CPA Society for his achievements in education and the accounting profession. The Outstanding Educator Award honors educators at Illinois colleges and universities who have made considerable  [MORE

Kocen Earns First Team All-Midwest Region from NCBWA
The National College Baseball Writers Association announced its NCAA II All-Region Teams Friday (May 17), with Lewis University's  Mikey Kocen  (Beach Park, Ill.) earning a first team All-Midwest Region honor. Kocen earned the third base spot on the top team in the region, finishing the season  [MORE

Faith-Filled Student Receives Father Aquinas Colgan Award
Isabel Holguin of Chicago was honored with the Father Aquinas Colgan Award during Lewis University’s President’s Recognition for Student Excellence in Mission event on April 30 on its Romeoville campus.  The Father Aquinas Colgan Award honors a graduating senior at each of the university’s undergraduate  [MORE

Lasallian Speaker Advocates for Living a Purposeful Life
"I believe that by sharing my experiences and insights, I can encourage others to embrace their own unique gifts and talents and to live lives of purpose, compassion, and integrity, in keeping with the values of Lewis University and the Lasallian heritage,” commented Sofia Khan. The Lewis University  [MORE

Over 1,000 Students Honored at May Commencement
Lewis University celebrated May Commencement ceremonies for more than 1,000 students May 10-11 on the university’s campus in Romeoville.   The celebration began Friday, with the Graduate Degree Ceremony for the College of Business and the College of Education and Social Sciences, which honors over  [MORE]  [PHOTO

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