Events

Feb
1
Wednesday
[W] Women's Basketball vs Central College
Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
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Feb
1
Wednesday
[W] Men's Basketball vs Central College
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
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Feb
2
Thursday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
3
Friday
[N] Women's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational - Day 1
Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
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Feb
3
Friday
[N] Men's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational - Day 1
Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
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Feb
3
Friday
Film Screening: Sober Indian, Dangerous Indian
Olin B Lecture Hall

"Sober Indian,Dangerous Indian" is both a story of brave men and women on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation who have found empowerment through sobriety and those still struggling to overcome their alcohol addiction. 

Follow the story of three men and their families who are trying to overcome the perils of alcohol addiction on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in southwest South Dakota and the issues surrouding alcohol sales in the bordertown of Whiteclay, Neb. 

A panel discussion will follow the screening and will include film maker John Maisch, activist Frank LaMere, and fetal alcohol syndrome advocate Nora Bosem. Panelists will also provide an update on efforts to close the Whiteclay liquor stores. 

This event is sponsored by the Department of Social Work. It is free and open to the public. 

Olin B Lecture Hall is located inside the Olin Hall of Science near 50th Street and St. Paul Ave.

For more information, contact jmohr [at] nebrwesleyan.edu (Jeff Mohr) at 402.465.7526.

Feb
3
Friday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
4
Saturday
[L] Men's Tennis at Midland University
Fremont, NE
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Feb
4
Saturday
[N] Men's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational - Day 2
Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
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Feb
4
Saturday
[N] Women's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational - Day 2
Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
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Feb
4
Saturday
[N] Women's Track and Field at Fred Beile Classic
Crete, NE
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Feb
4
Saturday
[N] Men's Track and Field at Fred Beile Classic
Crete, NE
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Feb
4
Saturday
[L] Men's Tennis vs Grand View College
Fremont, NE
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Feb
4
Saturday
[W] Women's Basketball vs Simpson College
Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
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Feb
4
Saturday
[W] Men's Basketball vs Simpson College
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
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Feb
4
Saturday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
5
Sunday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
8
Wednesday
[L] Women's Basketball vs Coe College
Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
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Feb
8
Wednesday
[L] Wrestling at Buena Vista University
Storm Lake, IA
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Feb
8
Wednesday
[W] Men's Basketball vs Coe College
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
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Feb
9
Thursday
Wesleyan Honors Festival
Rogers Center for Fine Arts

High school music students from across the region will gather on campus for a three-day festival featuring band, orchestra and choir.

Students will work with clinicians and perform a final concert on Saturday, February 11 at 2:30 p.m. in O'Donnell Auditorium. 

Feb
9
Thursday
[N] Men's Swimming at Liberal Arts Championships
Elsah, Ill
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Feb
9
Thursday
[N] Women's Swimming at Liberal Arts Championships
Elsah, Ill
More info
Feb
9
Thursday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
10
Friday
Wesleyan Honors Festival
Rogers Center for Fine Arts

High school music students from across the region will gather on campus for a three-day festival featuring band, orchestra and choir.

Students will work with clinicians and perform a final concert on Saturday, February 11 at 2:30 p.m. in O'Donnell Auditorium. 

Feb
10
Friday
[N] Women's Swimming at Liberal Arts Championships
Elsah, Ill
More info
Feb
10
Friday
[N] Men's Swimming at Liberal Arts Championships
Elsah, Ill
More info
Feb
10
Friday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
11
Saturday
Wesleyan Honors Festival
Rogers Center for Fine Arts

High school music students from across the region will gather on campus for a three-day festival featuring band, orchestra and choir.

Students will work with clinicians and perform a final concert on Saturday, February 11 at 2:30 p.m. in O'Donnell Auditorium. 

Feb
11
Saturday
[L] Men's Tennis vs William Jewell College
Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
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Feb
11
Saturday
[N] Wrestling at Central College Tournament
Pella, IA
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Feb
11
Saturday
[N] Women's Track and Field at Grinnell Invitational
Grinnell, IA
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Feb
11
Saturday
[N] Men's Track and Field at Grinnell Invitational
Grinnell, IA
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Feb
11
Saturday
[N] Men's Swimming at Liberal Arts Championships
Elsah, Ill
More info
Feb
11
Saturday
[N] Women's Swimming at Liberal Arts Championships
Elsah, Ill
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Feb
11
Saturday
[W] Women's Basketball at University of Dubuque
Dubuque, IA
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Feb
11
Saturday
Wesleyan Honors Festival Concert
O'Donnell Auditorium

Featuring the final performances of high school music students selected the Wesleyan Honors Festival band, orchestra and choir.

O'Donnell Auditorium is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Feb
11
Saturday
[L] Men's Basketball at University of Dubuque
Dubuque, IA
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Feb
11
Saturday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
12
Sunday
Theatre Production: Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
McDonald Theatre

In this musical, the competition between two con men living on the French Riviera comes to a peak when they agree that the first con man to extract $50,000 from the female heiress, Christine Colgate, wins and the other must leave town forever.

All shows will be held in McDonald Theatre, located inside the Elder Theatre Center, 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $17.50 for adults and $10 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve your tickets at the box office by calling 402.465.2384. 

Feb
14
Tuesday
[W] Women's Basketball vs Kansas Christian
Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
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Feb
14
Tuesday
[W] Men's Basketball vs Kansas Christian
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
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Feb
16
Thursday
Visiting Writers Series: Cate Dicharry
Emerson Recital Hall

Novelist Cate Dicharry's work has been featured in Electric Literature, Literary Hub, The Nervous Breakdown, Role/Reboot, and other publications. Her debut novel was published by Unnamed Press in April 2015. She received her political science degree from Lewis & Clark College and her MFA in creative writing at UC Riverside's low-residency program. Dicharry taught English at Dalian Nationalities University in Dalian, China, and now works as Youth Programs Coordinator at the University of Iowa International Writing Program. 

A book signing will follow her reading, which is free and open to the public.

Emerson Recital Hall is located on the lower level of the Rogers Center for Fine Arts, 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Dicharry's reading is part of the Spring Visiting Writers Series, which continues with Brian Blanchfield on March 3, Brenda Shaughnessy on March 30 and Ariana Reines on April 13.

 

Feb
16
Thursday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
17
Friday
[N] Women's Track and Field at Nebraska Tune Up
Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
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Feb
17
Friday
[N] Men's Track and Field at Nebraska Tune Up
Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
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Feb
17
Friday
[N] Women's Track and Field vs NWU Open
Lincoln, Neb. , Knight Fieldhouse
More info
Feb
17
Friday
[N] Men's Track and Field vs NWU Open
Lincoln, Neb. , Knight Fieldhouse
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Feb
17
Friday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
18
Saturday
[L] Women's Tennis vs William Jewell College
Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
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Feb
18
Saturday
[L] Women's Basketball at Loras College
Dubuque, IA
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Feb
18
Saturday
[W] Women's Tennis vs Baker University
Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
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Feb
18
Saturday
[W] Men's Basketball at Loras College
Dubuque, IA
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Feb
18
Saturday
International Film Series: "Who Am I? No System Safe"
Olin B Lecture Hall

The international film series will screen four foreign films in February and March, starting with the 2014 German film, "Who Am I? No System Safe."

Benjamin, a young German computer whiz, is invited to join a subversive hacker group that wants to be noticed on the world's stage. This crime/drama is not rated.

The international film series is free and open to the public. Each film will be shown with English subtitles. Olin B Lecture Hall is located in the Olin Hall of Science, located near 50th Street and St. Paul Ave.

Feb
18
Saturday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
19
Sunday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
21
Tuesday
Backpack to Briefcase Student / Employer Reception
Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Administration Building

Students will have the opportunity to interact with approximately 45 local and regional employers who are seeking students to fill full-time and internship positions.  

Dress for the event is business casual to business professional, and students are encouraged to come with multiple copies of their resume.

This event will be held in Great Hall from 3 to 5 p.m.

Prior to the career fair, students can have their professional photos taken from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. This service is free to NWU students.

For questions, contact kafrank [at] nebrwesleyan.edu (Kim Afrank), Director of Career Development.

Feb
21
Tuesday
[L] Women's Basketball at Loras College
Dubuque, IA
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Feb
23
Thursday
[L] Men's Basketball vs Central College
Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
More info
Feb
23
Thursday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
24
Friday
Prairie Wolves Gold
Weary Center

An exclusive experience for students accepted to NWU.

High school seniors and their families can start planning their NWU experience through a variety of activities: connect with professors, coaches, student leaders and extracurricular directors; see how NWU's innovative Archway Curriculm sets you up to succeed and graduate in four years; explore study abroad options; find out how to land a top internship or undergraduate research project; schedule your summer academic advising appointment, choose housing options, meet fellow incoming Prairie Wolves and so much more.

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. in the Weary Center, located near 53rd Street and Huntington Ave. Lunch will be provided. The event will conclude at 2 p.m.

RSVP information coming soon.

Feb
24
Friday
[N] Women's Track and Field at IIAC Indoor Championships Day 1
Dubuque, Iowa
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Feb
24
Friday
[N] Men's Track and Field at IIAC Indoor Championships Day 1
Dubuque, Iowa
More info
Feb
24
Friday
International Film Series: "Ernest & Celestine"
Olin B Lecture Hall

The international film series continues with the Academy Award-nominated film, "Ernest & Celestine."

This 2012 French film tells the story of an unlikely friendship between a bear, Ernest, and a young mouse named Celestine. This animated comedy/crime is rated PG.

The international film series is free and open to the public. Each film will be shown with English subtitles. Olin B Lecture Hall is located in the Olin Hall of Science, located near 50th Street and St. Paul Ave.

Feb
24
Friday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
25
Saturday
[N] Wrestling at NCAA Division III Regionals
Dubuque, IA
More info
Feb
25
Saturday
[N] Women's Track and Field at IIAC Indoor Championships Day 2
Dubuque, Iowa
More info
Feb
25
Saturday
[N] Men's Track and Field at IIAC Indoor Championships Day 2
Dubuque, Iowa
More info
Feb
25
Saturday
[W] Baseball at Westminster College (MO)
Fulton, MO
More info
Feb
25
Saturday
[L] Baseball at Westminster College (MO)
Fulton, MO
More info
Feb
25
Saturday
[W] Softball vs Martin Luther College
Rochester, Minn.
More info
Feb
25
Saturday
[W] Softball vs College of St. Scholastica
Rochester, MN
More info
Feb
25
Saturday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
26
Sunday
[L] Softball vs University of St. Thomas
Rochester, MN
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Feb
26
Sunday
[W] Baseball at Westminster College (MO)
Fulton, MO
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Feb
26
Sunday
[W] Men's Tennis vs Tabor College
Lincoln, NE, Woods Park
More info
Feb
26
Sunday
[L] Women's Tennis vs Tabor College
Lincoln, NE, Woods Park
More info
Feb
26
Sunday
Theatre Production: Love and Information
Studio Theatre

Our attention spans may have splintered, but our desire for love remains vast as ever, as this topical play makes clear.

All shows will be performed in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 North 48th Street. Free parking is available behind the building.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased online or reserve them at the box office by calling 402.465.2384.

Feb
26
Sunday
[L] Softball vs Dominican University (Ill.)
Rochester, MN
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Feb
28
Tuesday
Fetzer Science Lecture: Rebecca Goldin
Olin B Lecture Hall

Rebecca Goldin, professor of mathematical sciences at George Mason University, will deliver this year's Fetzer Science Lecture. Goldin will discuss the media's use of statistics.

Goldin is the director of STATS, a collaboration between the American Statistical Association and Sense About Science. 

Olin B Lecture Hall is located inside the Olin Hall of Science, one block east of 50th Street and St. Paul Ave. 

The Amos Fetzer and Alice Fetzer Memorial Lecture was established by Dr. W.R. Fetzer (1917) in memory of his parents. The lectureship is designed to bring to campus distinguished scholars in science, math, computer science, and the environment.

The lecture is free and open to the public.