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Power, vitality, strength artwork on display until Oct. 24

A solo art exhibition by Denise Bellezzo will be on display Sept. 26-Oct. 24 in the Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery, located on Lewis University’s main campus in Romeoville. The free exhibit is open to the public and will be on display from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily. A special reception and Gallery Talk about the exhibit will be held at 7 p.m. on Oct. 2 in the Lewis University Art Gallery. It is free and open to the public. Bellezzo's work is a response to organic matter through observational drawing and abstraction. Her aesthetic sensibilities are centered on producing lively biomorphic shapes that promote a sense of power, vitality and strength. Marks are made both spontaneously and specifically in order to record the complex systems found in the organic world. Layering of imagery,   [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Bonsor wins Brissman/ Lundeen Women's Cross Country Invite
Lewis University redshirt junior Kristen Bonsor (Antioch, Ill./Glenbrook North) became the first Flyer in nearly four years to win a race, as she was first across the finish line in the 6K Brissman/Lundeen Women's Cross Country Invitational, hosted by  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis University dedicates new nursing addition
More than 100 Lewis University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and invited guests gathered Wednesday, Sept. 24 to participate in the Open House and Blessing ceremony for an addition to the College of Nursing and Health Professions . The 24,000 square-foot  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis named a Military Friendly School for sixth year
Lewis University has been named to the Military Friendly Schools list for the sixth consecutive year by Victory Media, which focuses on military personnel transitioning into civilian life. The 2014-2015 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Celebrating Women in Leadership Conference is on Oct. 10
Join alumnae of Lewis University as they share their experiences at the Celebrating Women in Leadership Conference at noon Oct. 10 on the main campus in Romeoville. This first-time event is for all Lewis University women to come together to network, educate,  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

“Rabbit Hole” opens Sept. 2 in Philip Lynch Theatre
Lewis University’s Philip Lynch Theatre presents the 2007 Pulitzer Prize winning play “Rabbit Hole” on September 26-28 and October 2-5. Playwright David Lindsay-Abaire brilliantly unfolds the emotional conflict of a family dealing with grief. Guest director  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Dr. Lewicky-Gaupp to present health lecture in Oak Brook
“Prevention & Management of Obstetrical Anal Sphincter Injury” will be presented by Lewis University College of Nursing & Health Professions and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Christina Lewicky-Gaupp, OB-GYN, and assistant professor of obstetrics  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

Counselors for Computing event is Sept. 30 at Lewis
Lewis University is hosting Counselors for Computing, a professional development in emerging careers event at 5 p.m. Sept. 30 in the Lewis University Science Center, located on the university’s main campus in Romeoville. The event is in cooperation with  [MORE]  [COMMENTS(0)

ELS Language Center opens at Lewis University in October
ELS Language Centers (ELS) will join the Lewis University community this fall to offer instruction in multiple levels of English as a Second Language (ESL) to international students from abroad. Contributing to international diversity, the ELS program  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Lewis named “A Best in the Midwest” College
Lewis University has been named by the Princeton Review as a “Best in the Midwest” for 2015. The list is part of the company’s website feature, “2015 Best Colleges: Region by Region.” “We selected Lewis University – and the other terrific institutions  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

Dr. Cremin consults on traveling Smithsonian sports exhibit
It is an exciting time for sports in America. Major League Baseball is heading towards the playoffs. On all levels, athletes are gearing up for the football, basketball, and other athletic competitions. Behind all these teams are their communities and  [MORE]  [PHOTO]  [COMMENTS(0)

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