Biology Department

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.

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.

Nebraska Academy of Sciences

Olin Hall of Science

Nebraska Wesleyan will host the Nebraska Academy of Sciences. This event draws students who are studying science at colleges and universities throughout the state.

Pre-Health Club Lecture: "Opportunities and Challenges Created by Obamacare"

11/28/2012 - 7:00pm
Olin B Lecture Hall

Tony Stajduhar of Jackson & Coker, a leading physician recruiting firm, will discuss the impact that the Affordable Care Act will have on everyone including physicians, hospitals, and patients.

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.

Biology Professor Researching Biodiversity in England


Cody Arenz, Associate Professor of Biology, is on sabbatical for a year in Devon, England.

Science Students Earn National Research Presentation Honors


Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students were recently honored for their research presentations at national science conferences.

Biology Professor Says Pollen is "Early and Bad"


Don’t blame the trees for your watery eyes and runny nose.

Medical Expert Shares Latest Invention for Burn Victims; Watch Webcast


Nebraska Wesleyan University kicked off its spring Forum Lecture Series with an expert on regenerative medicine who discussed his latest invention — a spray-cell gun for burn victims.