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  • Record number of Lewis University students receives Catholic Sacraments
    Published: May 4, 2015.
    The largest group of Lewis University students in more than a decade were confirmed this Spring. Auxiliary Bishop of Joliet Bishop Joseph Siegel, presided over their Confirmation Mass April 17 at St. Joan of Arc Parish in Lisle, Ill. “This is a significant [MORE

  • Lewis University set for border pilgrimage experience
    Published: May 4, 2015.
    Lewis University students, faculty and staff are preparing for the upcoming social justice pilgrimage, U.S. Mexico Border Pilgrimage. Lewis University Ministry is coordinating the May 10-15 travel study experience with Dr. Jennifer Buntin, assistant professor [MORE

  • Lewis community serves more than 250 hours during “G.O.T. Lent?” program
    Published: April 14, 2015.
    “G.O.T. Lent?” a new initiative through University Ministry, provided daily service opportunities for Lewis University to deepen the Lenten experience. G.O.T. represents Giving Our Time/Talents/Treasures (G.O.T.). More than 100 students, faculty and staff [MORE

  • Lewis University students mark 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday
    Published: March 30, 2015.
    What would it have been like to walk over the Edmund Pettus Bridge on March 7, 1965, a day commonly referred to as “Bloody Sunday?” Four Lewis students and two group leaders found out when they went to Selma, Ala. during their Spring Break March 2-9. [MORE

  • Signum Fidei Lecture features nationally-known Catholic evangelist
    Published: March 27, 2015.
    Father Robert Barron presented the 13th Annual Signum Fidei lecture “The YouTube Heresies” on March 24 at St. Charles Borromeo Center to a crowd of more than 300 faculty, staff, students and guests. Father Barron has produced over 350 online video [MORE