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Philip Lynch Theatre Presents “A Little Night Music”

“A Little Night Music” will be performed on July 17-19 and July 23-26 at the Phillip Lynch Theatre on the Lewis University Main Campus in Romeoville. Stephen Sondheim’s “A Little Night Music,” winner of four Tony Awards in 1973, is a musical comedy that has entranced the world. Suggested by a film by Ingmar Bergman, “A Little Night Music” explores the tangled web of affairs centered around actress Desiree Armfeldt (Jemima Lipari of Plainfield) and the two men who love her: a married lawyer by the name of Fredrick Egerman (Ernest Ray of Bolingbrook), and the Count Carl-Magnus Malcom (Michael Frale of Elk Grove). When Desiree performs in Fredrick’s town, the estranged lovers’ passion rekindles. This strikes a flurry of jealousy and suspicion between Fredrick’s wife, Anne (Savannah Reisenberg   [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Girls4Science Camp Explores Computer Science
The Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences at Lewis University recently hosted a Girls4Science camp. The four-day camp introduced middle school girls to the exciting and fast-changing field of Computer Science. The camp was funded through a  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis University Honors Christian Brothers with Statue/Bench
A sculpture installation was dedicated Friday, June 26, as a special tribute to the De La Salle Christian Brothers to mark the 55th anniversary of their dedicated sponsorship of Lewis University. The ceremony unveiled a bronze statue of a Christian Brother,  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

An assortment of art is on display June-August
The summer exhibit for the Lewis University Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery “The Lewis University Permanent Art Collection” will be on display June 1-Aug. 14. The free exhibit is open to the public and will be on display from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis ranked among nation's best Catholic universities
Lewis University has been ranked among the 50 Best Catholic Colleges and Universities according to . Qualifying factors considered in this distinction include academic reputation, financial aid offerings, overall cost and success of  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Environmental Science course goes to Costa Rica
Lewis University students are learning about ecology and conservation this summer in Costa Rica. Dr. Jerry Kavouras, chair and associate professor of biology , led students enrolled in “Introduction to Environmental Science ” on a trip to the Central  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

London travel study program brings students across the pond
Fourteen Lewis University students from Culture & Civilization II, History of the British Empire and Literary London courses traveled across the pond to London May 11-21 as part of the Travel Study program. While in London, the group of students visited  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Recreational camp for kids is in June and July
Lewis University’s annual summer Recreational Activities Day (RAD) camp will be held from 9 a.m. – noon each day of the following weeks: June 8-12, June 22-26 and July 13-17. The cost is $75 for each week of the camp. A $5 discount will be given to those  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)


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