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MONEY Ranks Lewis in Top 10 Private Universities in Illinois

Educational quality, affordability and alumni success pushed Lewis University into the Top 10 of private universities in Illinois ranked by MONEY in its Best Colleges for Your Money 2017 list. “Lewis University offers students an outstanding combination of quality and cost with the assurance that their degree will have real-world value on the job market,” stated Raymond Kennelly, senior vice president for Enrollment Management. Lewis University is ranked the second-best mid-sized university in Illinois. MONEY analyzed 27 measures of educational quality, affordability and outcomes to develop a ranking of more than 700 of the nation’s best-performing colleges. The website highlighted several data points about Lewis University, such as 95 percent of students with need get grants and   [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Republic Airline Signs Pilot Hiring Agreement with Lewis
Lewis University Flight Management students may now interview with Republic Airline as early as sophomore year thanks to a recently signed agreement with the airline and Lewis University. The RJet Cadet & Pilot Prep Programs offer students a defined career  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Sport and Exercise Science Students Win IATA Quiz Bowl
Lewis University students in the Department of Sport and Exercise Science won the Quiz Bowl at the Illinois Athletic Trainers Association (IATA) Meeting and Clinical Symposium held November 4-5 in Springfield, Ill. The Lewis University team will represent  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis Ranked in Top Five Best Colleges for Veterans in U.S.
Lewis University has been selected as one of the Best Colleges for Veterans , ranking No. 5 in the U.S. and No. 1 in Illinois, by College Choice, an independent ranking organization utilizing data-driven research and methodology to help students and families  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Tune into WLRA Radio “Christmas Memories” Until Jan. 1
Tune into WLRA-FM for holiday music 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from Thanksgiving Day through January 1. Listeners can tune in via radio at 88.1 FM, online at , the apps iTunes and Google Play and iHeartRadio. The WLRA Christmas  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Aly Schneider Named D2CCA Women's Volleyball All-American
The Division II Conference Commissioner's Association (D2CCA) announced on Tuesday (Dec. 5) that Lewis University women's volleyball player Aly Schneider (Granger, Ind./Penn) earned Second Team All-America honors in a vote conducted by the nation's Sports  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Three Lewis Women's Volleyball Players Are AVCA All-American
The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced on Tuesday (Dec. 5) that Lewis University women's volleyball players Abby Becker (Menomonee Falls, Wis./Menomonee Falls) , Aly Schneider (Granger, Ind./Penn) and Elizabeth Hyland (Plainfield,  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Fuller Named CoSIDA Soccer 3rd Team Academic All-American
The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced on Wednesday (Dec. 6) that Lewis University senior Mackenzie Fuller (Aurora, Ill./Waubonsie Valley) has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America NCAA Division II Women's Soccer  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Mueller Earns CoSIDA Men's Soccer Academic All-America Honor
The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) announced on Wednesday (Dec. 6) that Lewis University senior Nico Mueller (Braunschweig, Germany/Raabeschule Braunschweig) has been named to the CoSIDA NCAA Division II Academic All-America  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Reiland Receives Grant for Patient Experience Improvement
Lewis University Assistant Professor of Nursing Nanci Reiland received a $1,000 grant from the Beryl Institute, a community of practice dedicated to patient experience improvement. The Beryl Institute Patient Experience Scholar Program supports professional  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis DNP Student Examines Naloxone Policy in Illinois
The Law Enforcement Executive Forum Journal recently published an article written by Lorna Dudzik, a student in Lewis University’s Doctorate of Nursing Practice program. The article is titled “Naloxone Administration by Law Enforcement Officers in  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis University Admissions Letters are Delivered by Drone
Lewis University kicked off the College Admission season with a special delivery to eight Romeoville High School students. A Lewis University Unmanned Aircraft Systems program drone delivered a college admissions acceptance letter November 13 to the students  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)


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