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June 11, 2014
National Biology Experiment Connects NWU Students to World’s Science Experts
When Ziomara Jurado and Nick Johnson stepped into their very first college biology class last August, they likely didn’t picture themselves presenting their research to the world’s top science professors just 10 months later.
June 10, 2014
Twins Selected for Fulbright Summer Institute
Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Matt Schmitt spent part of last summer digging in the dirt.
October 4, 2013
National Experiment Gives First-Year Students Opportunity to be Scientists
Gone are the days of sitting in a traditional first-year introductory biology class. 
August 16, 2013
Internships Solidify Senior's Passion for Marine Biology
Kellsie Sedlak has always had a passion for marine biology even though she lives in a land-locked state.
May 21, 2013
Biology Student Named Fulbright Summer Participant
A first-year biology student has been selected as a Fulbright summer institute participant.
May 13, 2013
Biology Professor Wins Faculty Teaching Award
Students in Garry Duncan’s biology classes are expected to come to class with their reading assignments and questions already completed.
March 6, 2013
NWU Alumna's Best Practices Drop Hospital UTI Rates by 70 Percent
Many hospitals have what you might call a dirty little secret. An estimated 1.7 million of their patients acquire infections while in their care each year. Those infections are connected to nearly 100,000 annual deaths. And a large portion of those health care-associated infections, or HAIs, can be prevented.
March 5, 2013
Goldwater Scholarship Opens Door to Senior's Graduate School Opportunities
Two years ago Lindsey Jones received a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship to help enhance her knowledge and experience in science.
November 15, 2012
Physician Recruiter to Address Opportunities, Challenges of Obamacare; Watch Live
Tony Stajduhar of Jackson and Coker, a leading physician recruiting firm, will present “Opportunities and Challenges Created by Obamacare” at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
October 24, 2012
Biology Professor Researching Biodiversity in England
Cody Arenz, Associate Professor of Biology, is on sabbatical for a year in Devon, England.