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WLRA’s ‘To Kill a DJ’ Raised $8,900 for Advocate Children's Hospital
Published: January 4, 2016.
Lewis University’s WLRA Radio raised over $8,900 in the 2015 fall semester in support of the Lewis University Family Assistance Fund at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Oak Lawn and Park Ridge. The money was raised through the radio station’s annual “To [MORE

Christmas Music Returns to WLRA
Published: November 23, 2015.
Tune into WLRA-FM for holiday music 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from Thanksgiving Day through Christmas Day. Listeners can tune in via radio at 88.1 FM, online at or iHeartRadio as well as through a mobile device through the [MORE

Free Activities for Kids Aug. 1 at Lewis University’s Kidzfest in Joliet
Published: July 16, 2015.
Activities for children of all ages will be featured at the Lewis University Mini-Campus during Kidzfest 2015, to be held Saturday, Aug. 1 in downtown Joliet. A free family festival, Kidzfest offers an opportunity for children to play, explore, imagine [MORE

The Flyer earns high honors at newspaper competition
Published: April 29, 2015.
The print edition of Lewis University’s student newspaper, The Flyer , has earned a first place award for General Excellence and an award for Outstanding Sports Coverage in the 2015 American Scholastic Press Association’s (ASPA) newspaper competition. [MORE

John Kilpatrick travels to Peru to create video for Smile Network
Published: April 28, 2015.
The Smile Network International video created by John Kilpatrick, assistant professor of communications , is available online. As a videographer and editor, Kilpatrick shared the story of one Peru family receiving services from the Minnesota-based non-profit [MORE