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Lewis University Biology Student Spends Summer with NASA Internship
Published: March 29, 2018.
Lewis University student Hannah Zuercher of Lincoln, Neb. has been selected for the NASA Student Airborne Research Program internship at University of California, Irvine. ďI look forward to being able to work with peers that have differing STEM backgrounds, [MORE

NSF Grants Nearly $1 Million to Lewis University Biology Transfer Student Program
Published: January 19, 2018.
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 bachelorís [MORE

Lewis University Noyce Scholars Summer Practicum for STEM Teacher Preparation
Published: November 27, 2017.
Five Noyce scholars completed an eight-week practicum this summer, as part of the National Science Foundationís Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship program to better prepare undergraduate majors in biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics to become 6-12th [MORE

Lewis University Expands Lab Experience for Students
Published: October 30, 2017.
Lewis University undergraduate students taking anatomy and physiology courses have an addition to the curriculum this year; the addition of a cadaver lab. The hundreds of students that benefit from being enrolled in these courses vary in major, including [MORE

Students Spend Summer Finding STEM Solutions
Published: October 2, 2017.
Lewis University students were using antimatter as a fuel source, hydrogels to improve wound treatment, arsenic to test soil, softball statistics to predict post-season success, microbial fuel cells to replace fossil fuels and search algorithms to map [MORE