Assistant Professor of Communication Hezekiah Lewis III, MFA, was the faculty aware-winner of the 2015 Meyer Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship Award. Lewis was acknowledged for applying his passion for film to inspire students to become agents of change. Lewis seeks new ways to expose students to the filmmaking and entertainment industry, and was one of the creators of the Villanova On the Set program which connects students to industry experts. His social justice documentary program encourages students to ignite positive social change through the visual arts and inspires the next generation of great film makers. He has also led the Media Youth Film Initiative, which combines Delaware County’s Media Arts Council and the Media Youth Center to inspire the next generation of storytellers by offering a hands-on film-making program for area high school students.