Political Science Department

Students Develop Counterterrorism Plans Through Wargame Exercise


Nebraska Wesleyan University adjunct professor Randy Bowdish provided his students with more than 30 pages of resources.

NWU Remembers 9-11


Sophomore Eric Jackson admits he didn’t understand the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. But he was only a fourth-grader.

NWU Student One of 10 in Nation Selected for Indonesian Internship Program


Up until last month, Nebraska Wesleyan University student Sarah Hotovy had never traveled abroad. Now she’s spending her summer in Indonesia as one of only 10 students in the nation selected for a unique internship program.

Study Abroad Experience Leads NWU Student Down New Academic Path


Tori Haussler came to Nebraska Wesleyan University with dreams of becoming a doctor. But a few general education classes uncovered some other interests and soon she was headed in a new direction in another country.

NWU Senior Selected as G8 Summit Junior Delegate; Meets President Obama


Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Lesley Dudden already has an impressive resume.

NWU Senior Heads to G8 Summit as U.S. Youth Delegate


World leaders and diplomats are gathering in Canada for the G8 and G20 summits to discuss several critical issues including nuclear non-proliferation, vulnerable and fragile states, and international terrorism.

Nebraska Wesleyan University student Lesley Dudden is there too discussing the same issues.

NWU Student Selected For Tunisia Learn & Serve Program


Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Alexandra Hartmann says her heart lies in many places around the world.

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.

Student’s Internship Includes Research On Chile’s Earthquake


Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Kaycie Rupp spent nearly a month researching and writing a report about Chile’s upcoming leadership change.