Wednesday, January 29, 2014

This week’s highlights: Jan 29-Feb. 4, 2014

What a blast we had last weekend during Alumni Day 2014! Check out our photos and run-down at

Got cabin fever? Put on your coat and get out of the house for these highlighted events:

  • Now through Jan. 31 – Diversity Week at Lewis. Honoring the legacy and beliefs of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. All events are free and open to the public. Find out more at
  • Friday, Jan. 31 – Career Fest in partnership with ISCPA. Res/Rec Center at 440 S. Brainard in Naperville. The fee is $20 and be sure to bring copies of your resume! This professional job & internship fair will have two times for different interests: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm for the Business Sector (Including non-profit) and from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm for the Education Sector including school districts.
  • Through January 31– “It’s All Relative” Paintings and Photographs by Two Cousins, Robert Porazinski and Barbara Eberhard. The Brent and Jean Wadsworth Family Gallery, located on the university’s main campus in Romeoville. The free exhibit is open to the public and will be on display from 9:00 am-9:00 pm weekdays and 9:00 am-5:00 pm on weekends.

Monday, January 27, 2014

Meet the All-Decades Men's Basketball Team

The Lewis University Athletics Department introduced the first All-Decades Men's Basketball Team in school-history, representing the 1950's and '60's, during Alumni Day on Saturday, January 25. Click here for more information and a slideshow of the events.

The All-Decades team includes Pat Callahan '55, Tony Delgado '65, Ray Fedo '56, Tom Kennedy '62, Al Latham '61, John Lucas '70, Bill McManaman '69, Wayne Molis '66, Bill Pauls '66, Duane Szymkowski '66, Bob Thayer '61 and Ferry Williams '68. Fedo and Molis will be recognized posthumously.

Monday, January 20, 2014

Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.

Happy Martin Luther King, Jr. Day from all of us at Lewis University! The Black Student Union helped us create this message in celebration of one of this country's most inspiring and influential leaders.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

This week’s highlights: Jan. 8-14, 2014

It’s the New Year and that means many new things are on the horizon. We wish you all the best in 2014 and hope to see you many times this year!

Our events calendar highlights:

  • Friday, January 17 – “It’s All Relative” Paintings and Photographs by Two Cousins, Robert Porazinski and Barbara Eberhard. Reception from 7:00-9:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, January 25 – Alumni Day 2014. Join us for the Men's and Women's Basketball Games vs. Bellarmine University. We've partnered with Athletics to host a contest for the Future Flyers to sit on the men's or women's bench during the games or cheer along with the Lewis cheerleaders! Register and enter contest online here.
  • Friday, January 31 – CareerFest, the Professional Job & Internship Fair of Lewis University in partnership with ISCPA. Read more details about the event and registration at!