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Innovation Hub offers opportunities for students and faculty to connect to the community

By Nadia Beidas      The Lewis University Innovation Hub is currently reviewing the applications of those interested in utilizing the hub to build their business plan. Ryan Butt, Dean of the College of Business and Director of the Innovation Hub, said the hub is a regional business incubator, a result of a joint partnership with […]

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Florence Hudson delivers an inspirational speech to Lewis students

By Nadia Beidas      On February 4, ACM [Association for Computing Machinery] and IEEE [Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers] hosted renowned guest speaker, Florence Hudson, who has quite an impressive career and list of credentials.      Hudson worked at IBM for over 33 years. Her roles there included Director of Corporate Strategy and Internet […]

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DataSAIL offers students opportunities with industry experience

By Nadia Beidas      DataSAIL [Data Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory] is an organization that involves faculty and students collaborating on projects related to data science and artificial intelligence. DataSAIL was founded in 2015 by Dr. Piotr Szczurek, Associate Professor of Computer and Mathematical Sciences and Director of the Data Science program. This semester, DataSAIL […]

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Lewis Cyber Defense Club places third in the Cyber 9/12 competition

By Nadia Beidas     The Lewis University Cyber Defense Club took part in the Cyber 9/12 competition in Austin, Texas on January 16 and 17. Overall the team placed third out of 19 university teams. The team placed ahead of Harvard University, but lost the final round to West Point.      The students attending were […]

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Study abroad offers students unique experience in technology and growth

By Nadia Beidas      Lewis University offers opportunities for students to study abroad. Eric Spangler, Assistant Professor of Computer and Mathematical Sciences, will be leading three opportunities in China.       Following the spring 2020 semester, the first opportunity is at Sanda University in Shanghai for about five to eight weeks. Students will be able to […]