Events

Mar
1
Wednesday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Bethany College (Kan.)
Lindsborg, KS
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Mar
4
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs University of Northwestern (MN)
Clermont, FL
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Mar
4
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Wartburg Qualifier
Waverly, IA
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Mar
4
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs York College of Pennsylvania
Clermont, FL
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Mar
4
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Wartburg Qualifier
Waverly, IA
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Mar
5
Sunday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Heidelberg University
Clermont, FL
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Mar
5
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs King's College (Pa.)
Chain of Lakes #5
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Mar
5
Sunday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs King's College (Pa.)
Chain of Lakes #5
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Mar
5
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Monmouth College
Clermont, FL
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Mar
5
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Ohio Northern University
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
5
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs University of Mount Union
Hilton Head, S.C.
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Mar
6
Monday
Spring Break
Mar
6
Monday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Wheaton College (Ill.)
Clermont, FL
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Mar
6
Monday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Concordia University Chicago
Clermont, FL
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Mar
6
Monday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs University of Mount Union
Henley Field
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Mar
6
Monday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs University of Mount Union
Henley Field
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Mar
6
Monday
CANCELLED Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Randolph College
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
6
Monday
CANCELLED Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs Randolph College
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
6
Monday
NWU Symphonic Band Concert: Kearney
Kearney High School

Nebraska Wesleyan University's Symphonic Band will perform a series of concerts in Nebraska and Colorado during its spring break tour. The tour will include a performance in Kearney with the Kearney High School band. 

The free concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at Kearney High School, 2702 W. 11th Street.

The 54-member ensemble is under the direction of J. Samuel Zitek. The concert will include music by Alfred Reed, John Philip Sousa, Kees Vlak, Mark Camphouse, and music from the movie, The Incredibles.

The concert is open to the public.

Mar
7
Tuesday
Spring Break
Mar
7
Tuesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Penn State Behrend
Clermont, FL
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Mar
7
Tuesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Penn State Behrend
Clermont, FL
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Mar
7
Tuesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs St. John Fisher College
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
7
Tuesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs Iowa Wesleyan University
Lake Myrtle #7
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Mar
7
Tuesday
NWU Symphonic Band Concert: Imperial
Chase County Schools

Nebraska Wesleyan University's Symphonic Band will perform a series of concerts in Nebraska and Colorado during its spring break tour. The tour will include a performance in Imperial with Chase County Schools. The free concert begins at 7 p.m. at the school, located at 520 E. Ninth Street.

The 54-member ensemble is under the direction of J. Samuel Zitek. The free concert will include music by Alfred Reed, John Philip Sousa, Kees Vlak, Mark Camphouse, and music from the movie, The Incredibles.

The concert is open to the public.

Mar
8
Wednesday
Spring Break
Mar
8
Wednesday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Golf at Arizona Christian Invite
Phoenix, AZ (Moon Valley CC)
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Mar
9
Thursday
Spring Break
Mar
9
Thursday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Golf at Arizona Christian Invite
Phoenix, AZ (Moon Valley CC)
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Mar
9
Thursday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs Baldwin Wallace University
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
9
Thursday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Baldwin Wallace University
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
9
Thursday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Fredonia State
Clermont, FL
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Mar
9
Thursday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Wheaton College (Ill.)
Clermont, FL
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Mar
9
Thursday
NWU Symphonic Band Concert: Boulder, Colo.
First United Methodist Church

Nebraska Wesleyan University's Symphonic Band will perform a series of concerts in Nebraska and Colorado during its spring break tour. The tour will include a performance in Boulder, Colo., at First United Methodist Church, 1421 Spruce Street. The concert begins at 7 p.m. 

The 54-member ensemble is under the direction of J. Samuel Zitek. The free concert will include music by Alfred Reed, John Philip Sousa, Kees Vlak, Mark Camphouse, and music from the movie, The Incredibles.

The concert is open to the public; free-will offering.

Mar
10
Friday
Spring Break
Mar
10
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs Gordon College
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
10
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs Saint Vincent College
Chain of Lakes #2
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Mar
10
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at NCAA III Indoor Championships Day 1
Naperville, Ill.
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Mar
10
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at NCAA III Indoor Championships Day 1
Naperville, Ill.
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Mar
10
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Webster University
Clermont, FL
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Mar
10
Friday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Moravian College
Clermont, FL
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Mar
10
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Roanoke College
Hilton Head, SC
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Mar
11
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs Roger Williams University
Lake Myrtle #2
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Mar
11
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at NCAA III Indoor Championships Day 2
Naperville, Ill.
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Mar
11
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at NCAA III Indoor Championships Day 2
Naperville, Ill.
More info
Mar
11
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs Roger Williams University
Lake Myrtle #2
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Mar
12
Sunday
Symphonic Band Concert
O'Donnell Auditorium

The Symphonic Band wraps us its spring break concert tour in Nebraska and Colorado with a home concert at O'Donnell Auditorium.

The concert will feature music by Alfred Reed, John Philip Sousa, Kees Vlak, Mark Camphouse, and music from the movie, The Incredibles.

This concert is free and open to the public.

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

Mar
14
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. A reception will be held Friday, March 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. A gallery talk will begin at 6 p.m.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
15
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. A reception will be held Friday, March 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. A gallery talk will begin at 6 p.m.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
15
Wednesday
WCA/Lambda Pi Eta Communication Studies Lecture: Marnel Niles Goins
Callen Conference Center

Marnel Niles Goins, associate professor of communication at California State University-Fresno, will deliver this year's Lambda Pi Eta Communication Lecture. Goins' lecture, "On Being Black and Angry: Tales ofn What an Inclusive Community Can Look Like," will offer candid insights about raced and gendered communication as it intersects with academic, political and social contexts.

Her free lecture will be held in Callen Conference Center, located on the lower level of the Smith-Curtis Administration Building. 

Lambda Pi Eta is the National Communication Association's honorary society.

Mar
16
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. A reception will be held Friday, March 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. A gallery talk will begin at 6 p.m.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
16
Thursday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Peru State College
Lincoln, Neb., University Place Park
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Mar
16
Thursday
Keeping Faith: Three Sisters of Story
O'Donnell Auditorium

Three storytellers, Rohina Malik, Susan Stone and Kim Schultz, will share stories from their own faiths — Christian, Jewish and Muslim — to transcend differences through shared belief in the power of compassion.

A question and answer session will follow their storytelling. This event is free and open to the public.

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

Mar
16
Thursday
International Film Series: "Instructions Not Included"
Olin B Lecture Hall

The international film series continues with the comedy/drama, "Instructions Not Included."

This 2013 Mexican film tells the story of Valentin, Acapulco’s resident playboy whose former fling leaves a baby on his doorstep and takes off without a trace. As Valentin raises Maggie, she forces him to grow up. This unique and offbeat family is threatened when Maggie’s birth mom shows up out of the blue, and Valentin realizes he’s in danger of losing his daughter and best friend

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.

Mar
16
Thursday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs Peru State College
Lincoln, Neb., University Place Park
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Mar
16
Thursday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
17
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. A reception will be held Friday, March 17 from 5 to 7 p.m. A gallery talk will begin at 6 p.m.

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
17
Friday
Hope College Chamber Orchestra, Jazz Arts Collective Concert
O'Donnell Auditorium

Nebraska Wesleyan University's Music Department welcomes Hope College (Holland, Mich.) musicians to campus.

The Chamber Orchestra and the Jazz Arts Collective from Hope College will perform an eclectic program of music during their spring break tour stop in Lincoln. The program will feature a fusion of classical, jazz, and global music, as well as traditional works from each respective genre.

The concert will be held in O'Donnell Auditorium, located in the Rogers Center for Fine Arts, 50th Street and Huntington Ave. It is free and open to the public.

Mar
17
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Concordia University (Neb.)
Seward, NE
More info
Mar
17
Friday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
18
Saturday
7th Annual Pi Fun Run
NWU Campus

You don't have to be a math major to love Pi! Join Nebraska Wesleyan's Math Club as they celebrate Pi Day with a 3.14-mile run or walk around campus.

Participants who complete the run or walk will receive an entire pie. 

Cost is $5 for NWU students, faculty and staff; $10 for others. Deadline to register is Monday, March 13 to guarantee your pie. Late registrations will be accepted but cannot be guaranteed a pie.

Check-in begins at 8:45 a.m. in front of Olin Hall of Science, near 50th Street and St. Paul Ave. 

For more information, and to sign the required waiver, visit the Pi Fun Run webpage.

For questions, email merdmann [at] nebrwesleyan.edu (Melissa Erdmann) or call 402.465.2208.

Mar
18
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Northwestern College (Iowa)
Lincoln, NE, Woods Park
More info
Mar
18
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
18
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs University of Jamestown
Lincoln, NE, NWU Field
More info
Mar
18
Saturday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
19
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs University of Jamestown
Lincoln, NE, NWU Field
More info
Mar
19
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
19
Sunday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
19
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs Concordia University (Neb.)
Lincoln, NE, NWU Field
More info
Mar
19
Sunday
Music Scholars Concert
O'Donnell Auditorium

This concert is free and open to the public.

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

Mar
21
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
21
Tuesday
Open House: Adult and Graduate Programs & Transfer Students
NWU Omaha Campus - 14010 FNB Parkway

Working adults, graduate students and transfer students are invited to come share your career goals with our professors and advisors. Ask questions, meet current students, and enjoy refreshments. 

Working adults: Take class once a week in Lincoln or Omaha to earn a bachelor's degree in business administration, criminal justice, nursing, organizational leadership and communication, or social work. 

Graduate students: Explore our MBA, MSN/MBA, MSN and M.Ed. Classes meet once a week in Lincoln and Omaha.

Transfer students: Choose from more than 100 traditional programs on our Lincoln campus.

This open house will be held at our Omaha campus, located at First National Business Park, 14010 FNB Parkway, Suite 700.

RSVP toapearson [at] nebrwesleyan.edu ( Angela) or call 402.465.2329.

Mar
21
Tuesday
Faculty Concert
O'Donnell Auditorium

This concert is free and open to the public.

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

Mar
22
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
22
Wednesday
Open House: Adult and Graduate Programs & Transfer Students
Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Administration Building

Working adults, graduate students and transfer students are invited to come share your career goals with our professors and advisors. Ask questions, meet current students, and enjoy refreshments. 

Working adults: Take class once a week in Lincoln or Omaha to earn a bachelor's degree in business administration, criminal justice, nursing, organizational leadership and communication, or social work. 

Graduate students: Explore our MBA, MSN/MBA, MSN and M.Ed. Classes meet once a week in Lincoln and Omaha.

Transfer students: Choose from more than 100 traditional programs on our Lincoln campus.

This open house will be held in Great Hall of the Smith-Curtis Administration Building, located one block east of 50th Street & St. Paul Ave. in Lincoln.

RSVP toapearson [at] nebrwesleyan.edu ( Angela) or call 402.465.2329.

Mar
23
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
23
Thursday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at Concordia University (Neb.)
Seward, NE
More info
Mar
23
Thursday
International Film Series: "Our Little Sister"; Kokyo Taiko Performance
Emerson Recital Hall, Olin B Lecture Hall

The international film series continues with the Japanese film, "Our Little Sister."

The 2015 Japanese drama/comedy is about three sisters who live in their grandmother's home and the arrival of their 13-year-old half sister. The film 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.

Prior to this film Lincoln's Wadaiko group (Japanese drummers), Kokyo Taiko, will perform in Emerson Recital Hall from 6 to 6:30 p.m. Emerson Recital hall is located on the lower level of Rogers Center for Fine Arts. The performance is free.

Mar
23
Thursday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at Concordia University (Neb.)
Seward, NE
More info
Mar
23
Thursday
Theatre Cabaret: Frames and Pictures
Studio Theatre

Nebraska Wesleyan University theatre students will present a weekend cabaret, “Frames and Pictures.” 

Each performance will vary in the songs and skits performed and will celebrate the theme of “Frames and Pictures” with songs like “Move On,” “Statues and Stories,” “Beautiful,” “World Inside a Frame,” and “Moving Too Fast.”

All shows will be held in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 N. 48th Street. Admission is $6. Tickets can be purchased at theatre.nebrwesleyan.edu or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

Mar
23
Thursday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
24
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
24
Friday
POSTPONED Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA
More info
Mar
24
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis at Central College
Pella, IA
More info
Mar
24
Friday
Theatre Cabaret: Frames and Pictures
Studio Theatre

Nebraska Wesleyan University theatre students will present a weekend cabaret, “Frames and Pictures.” 

Each performance will vary in the songs and skits performed and will celebrate the theme of “Frames and Pictures” with songs like “Move On,” “Statues and Stories,” “Beautiful,” “World Inside a Frame,” and “Moving Too Fast.”

All shows will be held in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 N. 48th Street. Admission is $6. Tickets can be purchased at theatre.nebrwesleyan.edu or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

Mar
24
Friday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
25
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis at Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA
More info
Mar
25
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Morningside College
Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
More info
Mar
25
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
25
Saturday
POSTPONED Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA
More info
Mar
25
Saturday
Theatre Cabaret: Frames and Pictures
Studio Theatre

Nebraska Wesleyan University theatre students will present a weekend cabaret, “Frames and Pictures.” 

Each performance will vary in the songs and skits performed and will celebrate the theme of “Frames and Pictures” with songs like “Move On,” “Statues and Stories,” “Beautiful,” “World Inside a Frame,” and “Moving Too Fast.”

All shows will be held in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 N. 48th Street. Admission is $6. Tickets can be purchased at theatre.nebrwesleyan.edu or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

Mar
25
Saturday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
26
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
26
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA
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Mar
26
Sunday
Theatre Cabaret: Frames and Pictures
Studio Theatre

Nebraska Wesleyan University theatre students will present a weekend cabaret, “Frames and Pictures.” 

Each performance will vary in the songs and skits performed and will celebrate the theme of “Frames and Pictures” with songs like “Move On,” “Statues and Stories,” “Beautiful,” “World Inside a Frame,” and “Moving Too Fast.”

All shows will be held in the Studio Theatre, located at 2710 N. 48th Street. Admission is $6. Tickets can be purchased at theatre.nebrwesleyan.edu or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

Mar
26
Sunday
Theatre Production: Noises Off
McDonald Theatre

A second-rate company of British actors struggles through the staging of a disastrous sex farce — and everything that can go wrong, will! The audience will delight in this story, dubbed the funniest farce ever written.

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

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.

Mar
26
Sunday
Bravo! Bosendorfer Piano Concert featuring Karen Kushner
O'Donnell Auditorium

This year's Bravo! Bosendorfer Piano Concert features soloist and chamber musician Karen Kushner. A graduate of Northwestern University and The Juilliard School, Kushner has toured internationally, recorded, and taught with the late Igor Kipnis as a member of the Kipnis-Kushner Duo, Piano: Four Hands. She has participated in summer festivals in the U.S., Europe, Spain, France and Poland.

In New York City, Kushner has taught at the Mannes College of Music, Turtle Bay Music School, and has maintained a private studio. She is sought after as a writer of articles and book reviews, programs notes (Carnegie Hall), and liner notes. Her recordings have been highly regarded and recommended by Newsday, Fanfare and Stereophile.

Her concert begins at 3 p.m. in O'Donnell Auditorium, located at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, and $6 for students. Tickets are available for purchase at the door. 

The Bravo! Bosendorfer Piano Series features Nebraska Wesleyan’s 97-key Bosendorfer Imperial grand piano, the only one of its size in the state.

Mar
26
Sunday
University Choir Concert with Southwood Lutheran Church
Southwood Lutheran Church

Nebraska Wesleyan's University Choir will perform a concert with Southwood Lutheran Church's Mixed Choir and Men's Chorus. The concert, "Amazing Love How Can It Be," will focus on the Lenten Journey.

Southwood Lutheran Church is located at 4301 Wilderness Blvd in Lincoln.

Mar
26
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA
More info
Mar
27
Monday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Coe College
Cedar Rapids, IA
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Mar
28
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
29
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
29
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Concordia University
Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
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Mar
29
Wednesday
Curtis Lecture on Public Leadership: Stephen Rapp
Olin B Lecture Hall

Stephen Rapp, Distinguished Fellow at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum's Center for Prevention of Genocide, will present the 2017 Curtis Lecture on Public Leadership.

Rapp is the former Ambassador-at-Large for Global Criminal Justice, was nominated by President Barack Obama, and confirmed by the U.S. Senate on September 8, 2009. Rapp led the State Department's Office of Global Criminal Justice. In that position, he advised the Secretary of State and the Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights and works to formulate U.S. policy on prevention and accountability for mass atrocities.

The Curtis Lecture on Public Leadership is free and open to the public.

Mildred Curtis established the Senator Carl T. Curtis and Mildred M. Curtis Lecture on Public Leadership in 2005 to honor her late husband and senator, and to explore aspects of public and civic leadership.

The Curtis Lecture features public service leaders such as federal and state officeholders, diplomats and leaders in areas of political science, history, human relations and communication.

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

Mar
30
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
30
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs Concordia University (Neb.)
Lincoln, NE, Nebraska Tennis Center
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Mar
30
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at York College (Neb.)
York, NE
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Mar
30
Thursday
Visiting Writers Series: Brenda Shaughnessy
Olin A Lecture Hall

Nebraska Wesleyan's Spring Visiting Writers Series begins with Poet Brenda Shaughnessy, associate professor of English and creative writing at Rutgers University-Newark.

Shaughnessy is the author of four poetry collections, most recently So Much Synth (2016, Copper Canyon Press) and Our Andromeda (2012), which was a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Award, the International Griffin Prize, and the PEN Open Book Award. Her work has appeared in Best American Poetry, Harpers, The New York Times, The New Yorker, O Magazine, and Poetry Magazine. Recent collaborative projects include writing a libretto for a Mass commissioned by Trinity Church Wall Street for composer Paola Prestini, and a poem-essay for the exhibition catalog for Toba Khedoori’s solo retrospective show at LACMA.

Her reading at Nebraska Wesleyan will begin at 6 p.m. in Olin A Lecture Hall, located one block east of 50th Street and St. Paul Ave. 

The Visiting Writers Series is free and open to the public.

Mar
30
Thursday
Fawl Psychology Lecture: Frans de Waal
O'Donnell Auditorium

Frans de Waal is a Dutch/American biologist and primatologist known for his work on the behavior and social intelligence of primates. His first book, Chimpanzee Politics, compared the schmoozing and scheming of chimpanzees involved in power struggles with that of human politicians. Ever since, de Waal has drawn parallels between primate and human behavior, from peacemaking and morality to culture. de Waal is the Director of the Living Links Center and the C.H. Candler Professor of Psychology at Emory University.

The Clifford Fawl Lecture honors the long-time professor and chair of Nebraska Wesleyan’s Psychology Department. The series brings in nationally-recognized speakers in the area of psychology.

Mar
30
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at York College (Neb.)
York, NE
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Mar
30
Thursday
Theatre Production: Electra
Miller Theatre

When young Electra's father is murdered by her mother, her world changes irrevocably. Ten years on, bound by grief and unwilling to forgive, Electra surrenders to an all-consuming desire for revenge that propels her and her brother towards a bloody and terrifying conclusion.

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

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.

Mar
31
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: Sideways Glance
Elder Gallery

Curated by Josh Johnson of Omaha, “Sideways Glance” gathers artwork that requires a slower read. Through installation, paintings, and sculptures, the work included by six artists challenges initial perceptions, as the familiar is jostled out of place by a shift in perspective.

The exhibit features six artists: Qwist Joseph of Riverside, Calif.; Michael Ian Larsen of Lincoln, Emily Newman of Des Moines, Iowa; Erin Schoenbeck of Lincoln, Amanda Smith of Omaha, and Michael Villarreal of Lincoln. 

The exhibit opens March 14 and continues through April 13. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free.

Mar
31
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs Simpson College
Lincoln, NE, NWU Field
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Mar
31
Friday
International Film Series: "The Piano in a Factory"
Olin B Lecture Hall

This year's international film series concludes with the 2010 Chinese film, "The Piano in a Factory."

Steel factory worker Chen's estranged wife reappears asking for a divorce and custody of their daughter. The girl decides to live with whoever can provide her a piano. Chen's struggle thus begins: when efforts to borrow money and even steal a piano fail, Chen concocts a preposterous plan. Comedy/drama, not rated.

All screenings will include English subtitles, and are free and open to the public. Films will be shown in Olin B Lecture Hall, located in the Olin Hall of Science near 50st Street and St. Paul Ave.

Mar
31
Friday
Theatre Production: Electra
Miller Theatre

When young Electra's father is murdered by her mother, her world changes irrevocably. Ten years on, bound by grief and unwilling to forgive, Electra surrenders to an all-consuming desire for revenge that propels her and her brother towards a bloody and terrifying conclusion.

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

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.