Calendar

Events

Feb
1
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling at Pete Wilson Invitational - Day 2
Time: 10:00am
Location: Wheaton, IL
Feb
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs College of Saint Mary (Neb.)
Time: 10:00am
Location: Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Feb
1
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs University of Dubuque
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Feb
1
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs University of Dubuque
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
Feb
1
Saturday
Theatre Production: Much Ado About Nothing
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

NWU Theatre kicks off a new decade with a 408-year-old comedy. That's not the only way the new and the old throw sparks in this production set in the 20th century. Watch as crazy characters are tripped by wild antics and even wilder misunderstandings.

Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

Feb
2
Sunday
Theatre Production: Much Ado About Nothing
Time: 2:00pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

NWU Theatre kicks off a new decade with a 408-year-old comedy. That's not the only way the new and the old throw sparks in this production set in the 20th century. Watch as crazy characters are tripped by wild antics and even wilder misunderstandings.

Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" will be held in McDonald Theatre, located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $7.50 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

Feb
5
Wednesday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at Coe College
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Feb
5
Wednesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at Coe College
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Feb
6
Thursday
Visiting Writers Series: Author Maria Dahvana Headley
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Callen Conference Center

Maria Dahvana Headley is a No. 1 New York Times bestselling author and editor of seven books in a variety of genres, including The Mere Wife (2018) a contemporary retelling of Beowulf.

Her new translation of Beowulf will be released in August by FSG in the USA, and Scribe in the UK. Magonia and Aerie (HarperCollins) are young adult adventure novels set in an imaginary sky kingdom, and she co-edited Unnatural Creatures, a monster story anthology, with Neil Gaiman. Her work has been nominated for The Simpson/Joyce Carol Oates Prize, The World Fantasy Award, the Nebula Award, The Shirley Jackson Award, and The Otherwise Award. Her nonfiction and cultural critique has been seen everywhere from The Daily Beast to the New York Times

Her reading is free and open to the public. Callen Conference Center is located on the lower level of the Smith-Curtis Administration Building.

Feb
7
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Fred Beile Invitational
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Crete, NE
Feb
7
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Fred Beile Invitational
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Crete, NE
Feb
7
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne/Husker Invite - Day 1
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
Feb
7
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne/Husker Invite - Day 1
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
Feb
7
Friday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Eau Claire, WI
Feb
8
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling at Don Parker Open
Time: 10:00am
Location: Eau Claire, WI
Feb
8
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne/Husker Invite - Day 2
Time: 11:30am
Location: Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
Feb
8
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Frank Sevigne/Husker Invite - Day 2
Time: 11:30am
Location: Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
Feb
8
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at Luther College
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Decorah, IA
Feb
8
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at Luther College
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Decorah, IA
Feb
8
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs Doane University
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Feb
12
Wednesday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 1
Time: 10:00am
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
12
Wednesday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 1
Time: 5:00pm
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
12
Wednesday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs College of Saint Mary
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Feb
13
Thursday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 2
Time: 10:00am
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
13
Thursday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 2
Time: 10:00am
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
14
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 3
Time: 10:00am
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
14
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 3
Time: 10:00am
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
15
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 4
Time: 10:00am
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
15
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Grinnell Invitational
Time: 10:00am
Location: Grinnell, IA
Feb
15
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Swimming vs Liberal Arts Championships - Day 4
Time: 10:00am
Location: Elsah, IL
Feb
15
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Grinnell Invitational
Time: 10:00am
Location: Grinnell, IA
Feb
15
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling at University of Dubuque
Time: 11:00am
Location: Dubuque, IA
Feb
15
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Tennis vs Morningside College
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Feb
15
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs Morningside College
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Feb
15
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs Central College
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Feb
15
Saturday
Wesleyan Honors Festival Concert
Time: 2:30pm

High school band, orchestra and choral students selected to the Wesleyan Honors Festival will showcase their work in a free concert in O'Donnell Auditorium. 

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

Feb
15
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Central College - Game Sponsor - Sid Dillon
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
Feb
18
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
18
Tuesday
International Film Series: The Farewell
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Olin B Lecture Hall

The spring International Film Series continues with the 2019 Chinese comedy/drama, The Farewell.

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is diagnosed with terminal cancer. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time. 

The film is free and open to the public. Olin B Lecture Hall is located one block east of 50th Street and Saint Paul Ave.

Feb
19
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
19
Wednesday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball at Simpson College
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Indianola, IA
Feb
19
Wednesday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball at Simpson College
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Indianola, IA
Feb
20
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
20
Thursday
Theatre Musical: Green Day's American Idiot
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

This rock musical captures the frustrating struggle between rage and love, disaffection and desire, like only Green Day can. This musical is for mature audiences.

Admission is $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

McDonald Theatre is located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Feb
21
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
21
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field vs NWU Open
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Feb
21
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field vs NWU Open
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Knight Fieldhouse
Feb
21
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Nebraska Tune Up
Time: 3:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
Feb
21
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Nebraska Tune Up
Time: 3:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Devaney Sports Center
Feb
21
Friday
Theatre Musical: Green Day's American Idiot
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

This rock musical captures the frustrating struggle between rage and love, disaffection and desire, like only Green Day can. This musical is for mature audiences.

Admission is $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

McDonald Theatre is located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Feb
22
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Greenville University
Time: 11:00am
Location: O'Fallon, IL (O'Fallon Sports Park)
Feb
22
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
22
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs Loras College
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Lincoln, Neb., Snyder Arena
Feb
22
Saturday
[T] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Greenville University
Time: 2:00pm
Location: O'Fallon, IL (O'Fallon Sports Park)
Feb
22
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis at Hastings College
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Hastings, NE
Feb
22
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Loras College - Game Sponsor - Pillar Restaurant Group
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
Feb
22
Saturday
Theatre Musical: Green Day's American Idiot
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

This rock musical captures the frustrating struggle between rage and love, disaffection and desire, like only Green Day can. This musical is for mature audiences.

Admission is $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

McDonald Theatre is located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Feb
23
Sunday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Fontbonne University
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Imperial, MO (Windsor HS)
Feb
23
Sunday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
23
Sunday
Theatre Musical: Green Day's American Idiot
Time: 2:00pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

This rock musical captures the frustrating struggle between rage and love, disaffection and desire, like only Green Day can. This musical is for mature audiences.

Admission is $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

McDonald Theatre is located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Feb
23
Sunday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Fontbonne University
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Imperial, MO (Windsor)
Feb
25
Tuesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
25
Tuesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Basketball vs American Rivers Conference Tournament
Time: 6:00pm
Location: TBA
Feb
26
Wednesday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
26
Wednesday
POSTPONED Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs Westminster College (MO)
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Topeka, Kan. (Jerry Robertson Field)
Feb
26
Wednesday
Visiting Writers Series: Poet Jillian Weise
Time: 6:00pm
Location: Callen Conference Center

The spring Visiting Writers Series continues with Jillian Weise, a poet, performance artist and disability rights activist. 

Her first book, The Amputee’s Guide to Sex, was reissued in a 10th anniversary edition with a new preface. The Book of Goodbyes won the 2013 James Laughlin Award from the Academy of American Poets and the 2013 Isabella Gardner Award from BOA Editions. Her speculative novel, The Colony, features Darwin, James Watson and Peter SingerWeise’s essays have appeared in A Public SpaceGranta, The New York Times and Tin House. Her work is anthologized in About Us, The Writers PresenceThe Manifesto ProjectDisability Studies ReaderPlease Excuse this Poem and elsewhere. She’s been awarded residencies from the Fine Arts Work Center, the Fulbright Program and the Lannan Foundation. She worked in editorial at The Paris Review and The Iowa Review. She performs as Tipsy Tullivan across social media. Her fourth book is Cyborg Detective (BOA, 2019).

Weise's free reading will be held in Callen Conference Center, located on the lower level of the Smith-Curtis Administration Building.

 

Feb
27
Thursday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
27
Thursday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Simpson College
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
Feb
27
Thursday
Theatre Musical: Green Day's American Idiot
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

This rock musical captures the frustrating struggle between rage and love, disaffection and desire, like only Green Day can. This musical is for mature audiences.

Admission is $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

McDonald Theatre is located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Feb
28
Friday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
28
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at American Rivers Indoor Championships - Day 1
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Decorah, IA
Feb
28
Friday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at American Rivers Indoor Championships - Day 1
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Decorah, IA
Feb
28
Friday
Theatre Musical: Green Day's American Idiot
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

This rock musical captures the frustrating struggle between rage and love, disaffection and desire, like only Green Day can. This musical is for mature audiences.

Admission is $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

McDonald Theatre is located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.

Feb
28
Friday
Faculty Concert
Time: 7:30pm
Location: 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.

Feb
29
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at American Rivers Indoor Championships - Day 2
Time: 10:00am
Location: Decorah, IA
Feb
29
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis at Midland University
Time: 10:00am
Location: Fremont, NE
Feb
29
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs University of Wisconsin-Platteville
Time: 10:00am
Location: Rochester, Minn.
Feb
29
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs Southwestern Christian University
Time: 10:00am
Location: Fremont, NE
Feb
29
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at American Rivers Indoor Championships - Day 2
Time: 10:00am
Location: Decorah, IA
Feb
29
Saturday
[L] Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball vs St. Catherine University
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Rochester, MN
Feb
29
Saturday
Elder Gallery Exhibit: All Student Show
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

NWU students from a variety of academic disciplines will showcase their art in the annual All Student Show. 

Elder Gallery is located inside the Rogers Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and on days that the university is closed.

Feb
29
Saturday
[N] Nebraska Wesleyan University Wrestling at NCAA III Lower Midwest Regionals - Day 1
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
Feb
29
Saturday
[W] Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Basketball vs Coe College
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Snyder Arena
Feb
29
Saturday
Theatre Musical: Green Day's American Idiot
Time: 7:30pm
Location: McDonald Theatre

This rock musical captures the frustrating struggle between rage and love, disaffection and desire, like only Green Day can. This musical is for mature audiences.

Admission is $17.50 for adults, $12 for seniors and students. Tickets can be purchased at nebrwesleyan.edu/theatre-tickets or call the box office at 402.465.2384.

McDonald Theatre is located at 51st Street and Huntington Ave.