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Headlines Ranks Lewis as a Top Illinois Private University

The "Best Colleges in America 2024 ranking features Lewis University as one of the Top 11 private, non-profit higher education institutions in Illinois. The personal financial strategy website analyzed the nation抯 top 745 colleges to find the best in quality and affordability by evaluating dozens of data points, including graduation rates, cost of attendance, financial aid, and alumni salaries. Lewis University earned a 4.5 on a five-star rating system. The only private, non-profit schools based in Illinois that received a five-star rating were Northwestern and the University of Chicago. Visit to see the complete list.   [PHOTO

Northwestern College Students Looking to Transfer
Lewis University is committed to helping Northwestern College students successfully complete their degrees. While we regret the circumstances and disruption you are experiencing, we are prepared to support you during this transition. At Lewis University, you will be welcomed into a nationally  [MORE

Jimmy Mwanga Signs with Qingdao Red Lions in China
The Qingdao Red Lions announced the signing of Lewis men's soccer alumnus Jimmy Mwanga to its football club. Mwanga joins the Red Lions after playing for Alsancak Yesilova SK in Izmir, Turkey. The Qingdao Red Lions are in China League One in the second tier and play its games at Tiantai Stadium.  [MORE

'The Blaxploitation Horror Film' Up for Stone Book Award
The Blaxploitation Horror Film: Adaptation, Appropriation and the Gothic (University of Wales Press, 2023), by Dr. Jamil Mustafa, professor of English Studies, has been longlisted for the Museum of African American History抯 Stone Book Award . The award is designed to recognize and encourage new  [MORE]  [PHOTO

John Stanicek Solo Exhibit on Display June 20-August 11
The John Stanicek爏olo exhibit of 10 sculptures and 40 drawings will be featured from June 20 to August 11 at the Wadsworth Family Gallery 爋n Lewis University抯 Romeoville Campus. The exhibit will be free and open to the public from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily.牋 Stanicek likes to explore those bold  [MORE]  [PHOTO

Project GO is in Session June 10-August 3 at Lewis
Twenty-four ROTC students from all over the United States have begun Project Global Officer at Lewis University in Romeoville. The eight-week, fully-funded immersion residential program is focused on teaching elementary-level Russian. The nationwide program is open to all qualified ROTC students  [MORE]  [PHOTO

'Hardwiring for Growth' Collaboration Article is Published
The June edition of Organization Development Review 爄ncluded爴Hardwiring for Growth: Using Posttraumatic Growth (PTG) to Thrive in a Disruptive Environment. The爄nterdisciplinary research article was a collaboration of Dr. Michele Kramer of the Lewis University College of Nursing and Health Sciences  [MORE

'Reclaiming the Narrative' Exhibit Set for August 17 Display
The Lewis University History Center抯 爴 Reclaiming the Narrative: African American in Joliet抯 Southend 燽anner exhibit will be爋n August 17 in Fairmont. On June 22, the exhibit was at the Envision Fairmont: Updating the Fairmont Neighborhood Plan event at the Fairmont Community Center in  [MORE]  [PHOTO

He Presents at International Accounting Symposium in China
Dr. Ting He, assistant professor of accounting at Lewis University , presented her paper titled 揜ational Expectations Tests on Financial Analysts Cash Flow Forecasts at the 7th International Accounting Symposium of the Asian Review of Accounting (ARA) on June 29 in Chongqing, China. The symposium,  [MORE]  [PHOTO

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