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Emanuel
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‘Emanuel’ Viewing: A Solemn Reminder of a Horrible Situation

On Feb. 11, the Office of Multicultural Student Services (OMSS) hosted a movie screening on the documentary “Emanuel,” in honor of Black History month in the D’Arcy Great room from 2 to 4 p.m. The recently updated film was released by Fathom Events for only two days during the fourth anniversary of the disaster. The […]

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flu shots
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Beat the Flu, Get the Shot

It is the peak of flu season, and it’s time to get annual flu shots. Illinois is at high risk for the flu for all ages from 0 to 64, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health. Flu season is from October until late May and the most activity is between December and February. […]

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Augustus Tolton
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Lewis Celebrates the Life of Forgotten African American Hero

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the University Ministry celebrated the life of Father Augustus Tolton on Wednesday, Jan. 22. The event occurred from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the D’Arcy Great Room. The presenter of the panel, Joseph Perry, Archdiocese of Chicago, has been actively trying to gain Saintship for Father Tolton. […]

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Tree Lighting Kickstarts Holiday Season

On Dec. 2, after a much-needed Thanksgiving break, faculty, staff, and students were invited to bond together to celebrate one of Lewis’ long standing, annual traditions.  The tradition of lighting trees dates back to 19th century Germany. Originally, trees were lit by candles, but are now illuminated by hundreds of multi-colored light bulbs. Harvard professor […]

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Hidden Gems: Courses Outside of the Box

With the spring semester approaching in a few weeks, many students find themselves wanting to explore course options outside their major and do something new. While others are still exploring their career options.  Not to worry there are a variety of classes students can choose from that have no pre-requisites and are not major specific. […]

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A Vision Into the Future, Flyers at Meet the Firms

On Wednesday, Oct. 30, career services hosted their annual Meet the Firms, a business and technology themed event where students meet prospective employers. Students were required to wear professional attire and bring resumes. There were two parts to the event. The first was a presentation on ways to succeed through networking and the second consisted […]

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