News

May 14, 2010
NWU Students to Build Houses in Guatemala
Eight Nebraska Wesleyan University students are headed to Guatemala where they will work alongside families living in extreme poverty and build a new place for them to call home.
May 13, 2010
Twelve Professors Prepare for Sabbaticals
Whether they’re writing publications from the four walls of their home, visiting parks and forests along the Pacific Northwest, tracing the footsteps of the apostle Paul in Greece and Turkey, or collecting family stories in South Korea, several Nebraska Wesleyan University faculty are looking forward to upcoming sabbaticals that will inevitably re-energize them as professors.
May 13, 2010
Students Dive Into Summer Studies
This week NWU biology students are practicing their diving skills in the campus swimming pool. Next week they’ll put those skills to the test on the northwest coast of Roatan, Honduras where they will experience 30 miles of fringing barrier reefs, seagrass beds, mangroves and shoreline.
May 10, 2010
Full Circle: Students Begin and End College Careers With Service
Seniors Terrin Wurdeman and Jessica States remember rolling up their sleeves and getting their hands dirty the very first weekend of their college careers.
May 7, 2010
Psychology Professor Wins University's Annual Teaching Award
Over the past year, the psychology department has increasingly been filled with students wearing lab coats and surgical masks. They're busy studying the behavioral traits of mice. They're conducting more animal research than any other time in recent history.
May 7, 2010
Karla, Travis Jensen Win Internationalization Award for Promoting NWU Overseas
Five students from Austria and Germany will study at Nebraska Wesleyan University next fall.
May 7, 2010
NWU Students Earn Eight National Prestigious Scholarships
Eight Nebraska Wesleyan University students were honored during the 2009-2010 academic year with national prestigious scholarships.
May 1, 2010
Long-time Employees Goss, Haring Look Forward to Retirement
Two long-time employees of the Physics Department are preparing to say goodbye after a combined 86 years of service to Nebraska Wesleyan University.
April 28, 2010
Boren Scholarship Will Send NWU Student to South Africa
Abby Tranel learned of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s study abroad program through her liberal arts seminar taken as a first year student.
April 27, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan, Iowa Western Sign Full Tuition Scholarship Agreement
Nebraska Wesleyan University has established a new scholarship that will help a student from Iowa Western Community College continue his or her education tuition free.