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Take a peek at the most recent stories of how donor investments are impacting education at Lewis.

NSF Grants Nearly $1 Million to Biology Transfer Student Program

A nearly $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation was awarded to the Lewis University Biology Transitions program. The NSF grant of $961,000 provides funding for 28 scholarships over 5 years for transfer students who are pursuing bachelor’s degrees in biological sciences. [More]

Top 25 - Again!

Lewis University moved up another spot to No. 23 in the U.S. News & World Report Midwest Regional Universities rankings this year. [Read more]

$1.5 Million Gift from Give Something Back

Give Something Back, an organization that provides scholarships and mentoring to low-income students in five states, presented Lewis University and Dr. David Livingston with a $1.5 million gift for scholarship support on Thursday, May 4. <Read More

Travel Study Opens Doors

Seven Lewis University students from courses in history and literature traveled across the pond to London May 19-28 as part of the Lewis University Travel Study program. <Read More>

Roman history, Lasallian spirituality, church architecture, early Christianity and Medieval Christianity, were among the lessons on the Lewis University Travel Study trip May 20-30. For more than a decade, the Italy travel study trip has been a cornerstone of Lewis University Study Abroad program.  <Read More>

Presenting At Conferences

Two Lewis University students presented their papers at the 59th Annual Missouri Conference on History, March 22-24, at the University Plaza Hotel in Springfield, Missouri. <Read More>  

Biology Student Spends Summer with NASA Internship

Lewis University student Hannah Zuercher of Lincoln, Neb. has been selected for the NASA Student Airborne Research Program internship at University of California, Irvine. [More]


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Ranked 6th in Cyber Security

Lewis University’s Master of Science in Computer Science with a Concentration in Cyber Security was ranked sixth among the 20 Best Online Masters in Cyber Security for 2017 by <Read More>

Establishing Impactful Educational Opportunities 

See how two generous estate gifts are enhancing the student experience at Lewis University. <Read More>

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100th Commencement at Lewis

Lewis University held Spring Commencement ceremonies for more than 1,000 students and bestowed an honorary degree May 20-21 on the university’s campus in Romeoville. Sunday’s ceremony was the largest Commencement in the university’s history. <Read More>

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AVCA Team Academic Award for Volleyball

The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced on July 24 that both the Lewis University men's and women's volleyball teams have earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2016-17 school year. <Read More>