“You can call our excellent faculty the secret to our success,” said Provost Judy Muyskens, “but I really don’t think that’s a secret anymore.”

Kicker Zach Egger has heard those two words many times in his football career. The junior from Wood River tied NWU’s single season record with 14 field goals last season.

In a climate where many institutions are shrinking programs and eliminating choices, Wesleyan Advantage, Nebraska Wesleyan’s accelerated program for working adults, is growing.

By Jessica Danson (’11)

Scientists aren’t celebrities in our culture. Paparazzi don’t loiter outside biology labs. Yet controversy can cling to scientists like it does to sports heroes and movie stars.