NWU News

June 8, 2010
Eight Nebraska Wesleyan University students left for Guatemala in late May expecting to spend 10 days building a house for an impoverished family.
June 3, 2010
They first planned a service trip to Thailand this summer but political unrest in that country forced members of Nebraska Wesleyan’s Global Service Learning to find another project.
June 1, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University is expanding its offerings at its Omaha site with a new degree in organizational communication.
May 27, 2010
When Sandra Mathews-Benham travels to Kazakhstan someday, she’ll be able to introduce herself, order a meal, and ask for directions.
May 27, 2010
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 25, 2010
Spring 2010 grades are now available on WebAdvisor.
May 21, 2010
Parents of new students are encouraged to attend New Student Registration, which is scheduled for June 4, 7, 8 and August 19.
May 21, 2010
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
Something familiar will be missing from Nebraska Wesleyan University’s dining hall next fall.
May 18, 2010
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
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...
May 14, 2010
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
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...
May 10, 2010
Congratulations to the following students who have been elected to the 2010-2011 Student Affairs Senate:
May 10, 2010
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
Five students from Austria and Germany will study at Nebraska Wesleyan University next fall.
May 7, 2010
Eight Nebraska Wesleyan University students were honored during the 2009-2010 academic year with national prestigious scholarships.
May 7, 2010
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...
May 3, 2010
Graduating seniors can pick up your gown/cap/hood rentals during finals week.
May 3, 2010
University Ministries, Student Life and NWU Spiritual Resource Persons are happy to provide revival stations throughout campus in preparation for finals.
May 2, 2010
Student Affairs Senate elections will be held on Tuesday, May 4. All students are encouraged to cast a vote. Computers will be available in Great Hall from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
May 1, 2010
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 30, 2010
Recent numbers out of the Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics show some reason for cheer among job seekers. Nonfarm payroll employment increased by 162,000 in March.
April 28, 2010
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 University has established a new scholarship that will help a student from Iowa Western Community College continue his or her education tuition free.
April 26, 2010
The student Food Service Committee wants your feedback about NWU's food service.
April 26, 2010
Tickets are now available for the annual Black & White Gala for graduating seniors.
April 26, 2010
Late Night Breakfast will be held Tuesday, May 4 at 9 p.m. in the Student Center dining hall. A make-your-own omelet bar will be available.
April 23, 2010
The academic achievements of NWU students and faculty will be celebrated Friday, May 7 during the annual Honors Convocation and reception.
April 23, 2010
A successful attorney and co-founder of Chicago’s only public all-girls school will deliver the address at Nebraska Wesleyan’s University’s 121st annual commencement.
April 21, 2010
NWU music professor Jean Henderson knew she wanted to write an emotional piece.
April 21, 2010
The Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir will have the unique opportunity to perform one of music's most beloved works.
April 19, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan’s theatre students will celebrate the “Bard of Avon’s” birth and death day with a special event called “Shakespeare Shorts.”
April 19, 2010
Congratulations to Meera Bhardwaj on being the fourth Nebraska Wesleyan University student or alum to win Fulbright award this year.
April 16, 2010
“The greatest way to learn is to teach,” says Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Meera Bhardwaj.
April 15, 2010
The groundbreaking contemporary musical Rent opens April 29 at Nebraska Wesleyan University. NWU is among the first universities in the country to perform the Broadway production.
April 15, 2010
An author and professor at St. Mary’s College of Maryland will discuss how food can spark creative and critical writing during Nebraska Wesleyan University’s annual Holder Lecture.
April 14, 2010
Don’t miss these great opportunities to learn more about the process of applying to graduate and professional schools, preparing for entrance exams, writing a top-notch essay, and much, much more!
April 14, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s chemistry students will have some new and exciting hands-on experiences thanks to a grant that will help provide new instrumentation.
April 13, 2010
The Nebraska Independent College Foundation and the O’Keefe Elevator Company hosted its annual art show on April 8 and recognized four Nebraska Wesleyan University art students.
April 12, 2010
On Thursday, April 22, members of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Willard Sorority will hold their annual B.Y.O.B. (Build Your Own Burrito) fundraiser event. Money raised will go to Fresh Start, a...
April 12, 2010
What does your Facebook profile say about you?
April 12, 2010
Students graduating in May have until Friday, April 30 to order your cap and gown. Those placing orders now through April 30 will be assessed a $20 late fee.
April 9, 2010
The Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir will be joined by the Bellevue East High School Concert Choir for an upcoming concert featuring ethnic music selections.
April 9, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University student Jenna Palensky and her music professor Maxine Fawcett-Yeske spent their spring break in Ireland with 150 primary school children from over 20 countries.
April 9, 2010
Congratulations to English Department Alumni Nikki Spry (2009) and Kyle Karthauser (2008) on receiving Fulbright Scholarships for 2010.
April 8, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University will celebrate Earth Day on Thursday, April 22 with a host of family-friendly activities.
April 8, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s senior art majors will host their final exhibit which opens Tuesday, April 20.
April 8, 2010
As a philosophy major, Nebraska Wesleyan University graduate Nicole Spry knows its second nature for her to question and consume information.

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