News

May 27, 2010
Recent NWU Grad One of 40 in Nation to Receive Ministerial Fellowship
Justin Iverson knows when he’s a minister someday, Sunday school and church service won’t be the same as it was growing up in his South Dakota United Methodist congregation.
May 21, 2010
Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship Sends Student to Costa Rica
A Nebraska Wesleyan University student is among 50 college students in the nation selected to receive a Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant.
May 18, 2010
NWU Dining Hall Goes Green By Going Trayless
Something familiar will be missing from Nebraska Wesleyan University’s dining hall next fall.
May 18, 2010
Nursing Class Raises Money For Mosquito Nets
Students in a Nebraska Wesleyan University Advantage Program class have donated money to purchase mosquito nets that will protect children in Africa.
May 18, 2010
Nearly 430 Awarded Degrees at Nebraska Wesleyan's 121st Commencement
Dr. Fred Ohles, president of Nebraska Wesleyan University, awarded degrees to nearly 430 undergraduate and graduate students during Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 121st annual commencement held Saturday, May 15.
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.