Calendar

Events

May
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Central/Simpson Tri-Meet
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Pella, IA
May
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Central/Simpson Tri-Meet
Time: 12:00pm
Location: Pella, IA
May
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at Loras College
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Central College
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Pella, IA
May
1
Saturday
Senior Art Exhibition
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

The work of Nebraska Wesleyan University's senior art majors is on display in Elder Gallery's Senior Art Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 8. The gallery is located inside the Roger's Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Featured artists include:

 

Abraham Whitson, charcoal and digital media
Andie Geiken, oil paint and installation
Austin Gray, collage and sculpture
Brandon LaPointe, digital media
Cordelia Ring, acrylic gauche
Dakota Prorok, wood sculpture
Emily Blaylock, mixed media
MJ Hansen, mixed media
Sam Pinnell, digital media
Shelby Tourney, acrylic paint and video

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 campus protocols, 10 guests are allowed at one time in Elder Gallery.

May
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis at Simpson College
Time: 3:00pm
Location: Indianola, IA
May
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at Loras College
Time: 3:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
1
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at Central College
Time: 4:00pm
Location: Pella, IA
May
2
Sunday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis at Luther College
Time: 10:00am
Location: Decorah, IA
May
2
Sunday
Senior Art Exhibition
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

The work of Nebraska Wesleyan University's senior art majors is on display in Elder Gallery's Senior Art Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 8. The gallery is located inside the Roger's Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Featured artists include:

 

Abraham Whitson, charcoal and digital media
Andie Geiken, oil paint and installation
Austin Gray, collage and sculpture
Brandon LaPointe, digital media
Cordelia Ring, acrylic gauche
Dakota Prorok, wood sculpture
Emily Blaylock, mixed media
MJ Hansen, mixed media
Sam Pinnell, digital media
Shelby Tourney, acrylic paint and video

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 campus protocols, 10 guests are allowed at one time in Elder Gallery.

May
2
Sunday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis at Wartburg College
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Waverly, IA
May
3
Monday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs American Rivers Conference Tournament - Round 1
Time: 7:00pm
May
4
Tuesday
Senior Art Exhibition
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

The work of Nebraska Wesleyan University's senior art majors is on display in Elder Gallery's Senior Art Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 8. The gallery is located inside the Roger's Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Featured artists include:

 

Abraham Whitson, charcoal and digital media
Andie Geiken, oil paint and installation
Austin Gray, collage and sculpture
Brandon LaPointe, digital media
Cordelia Ring, acrylic gauche
Dakota Prorok, wood sculpture
Emily Blaylock, mixed media
MJ Hansen, mixed media
Sam Pinnell, digital media
Shelby Tourney, acrylic paint and video

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 campus protocols, 10 guests are allowed at one time in Elder Gallery.

May
5
Wednesday
Senior Art Exhibition
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

The work of Nebraska Wesleyan University's senior art majors is on display in Elder Gallery's Senior Art Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 8. The gallery is located inside the Roger's Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Featured artists include:

 

Abraham Whitson, charcoal and digital media
Andie Geiken, oil paint and installation
Austin Gray, collage and sculpture
Brandon LaPointe, digital media
Cordelia Ring, acrylic gauche
Dakota Prorok, wood sculpture
Emily Blaylock, mixed media
MJ Hansen, mixed media
Sam Pinnell, digital media
Shelby Tourney, acrylic paint and video

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 campus protocols, 10 guests are allowed at one time in Elder Gallery.

May
6
Thursday
Senior Art Exhibition
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

The work of Nebraska Wesleyan University's senior art majors is on display in Elder Gallery's Senior Art Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 8. The gallery is located inside the Roger's Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Featured artists include:

 

Abraham Whitson, charcoal and digital media
Andie Geiken, oil paint and installation
Austin Gray, collage and sculpture
Brandon LaPointe, digital media
Cordelia Ring, acrylic gauche
Dakota Prorok, wood sculpture
Emily Blaylock, mixed media
MJ Hansen, mixed media
Sam Pinnell, digital media
Shelby Tourney, acrylic paint and video

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 campus protocols, 10 guests are allowed at one time in Elder Gallery.

May
6
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at American Rivers Conference Tournament
Time: 7:00pm
Location: TBA
May
6
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field vs NWU Invitational
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Woody Greeno Track
May
6
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field vs NWU Invitational
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Lincoln, NE, Woody Greeno Track
May
6
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs American Rivers Conference Tournament - Semifinals
Time: 7:00pm
May
7
Friday
Senior Art Exhibition
Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

The work of Nebraska Wesleyan University's senior art majors is on display in Elder Gallery's Senior Art Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 8. The gallery is located inside the Roger's Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Featured artists include:

 

Abraham Whitson, charcoal and digital media
Andie Geiken, oil paint and installation
Austin Gray, collage and sculpture
Brandon LaPointe, digital media
Cordelia Ring, acrylic gauche
Dakota Prorok, wood sculpture
Emily Blaylock, mixed media
MJ Hansen, mixed media
Sam Pinnell, digital media
Shelby Tourney, acrylic paint and video

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 campus protocols, 10 guests are allowed at one time in Elder Gallery.

May
7
Friday
Baccalaureate
Time: 5:00pm
Location: First United Methodist Church

A baccalaureate service for the Class of 2021 will be held on Friday, May 7 at 5 p.m. at First United Methodist Church. This service will be for graduates only to allow for safe social distancing. A live websteam will be available for family and friends of the graduates.

May
7
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at University of Northwestern (MN)
Time: 6:00pm
Location: St. Paul, Minn.
May
7
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Tennis vs American Rivers Conference Tournament - Championship
Time: 7:00pm
May
7
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Softball at American Rivers Conference Tournament
Time: 7:00pm
Location: TBA
May
8
Saturday
Commencement
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Abel Stadium

Commencement for the NWU Class of 2021 will be held on Saturday, May 8 at 10 a.m. in Abel Stadium. Final Walk will immediately follow the commencement ceremony. 

This will be held rain or shine. In the event of inclement weather during the morning of May 8, we will hold the ceremony at 3:30 p.m. the same day. Should inclement weather be forecast for the entire day, we will move the ceremony to Saturday, May 22 at 10 a.m.

This year's commencement speaker is Karen Linder, NWU alumna, executive chairwoman of Tethon 3D, a painter and sculptor with works in more than 50 private collections, and a seminar presenter on entrepreneurship, women's leadership and women in business. Honorary degrees will be presented to Linder and to Coleen Seng, former mayor of Lincoln and NWU alumna.

For a complete commencement day schedule, visit the Commencement 2021 webpage.

May
8
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at University of Northwestern (MN)
Time: 12:00pm
Location: St. Paul, Minn.
May
8
Saturday
Senior Art Exhibition
Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Elder Gallery

The work of Nebraska Wesleyan University's senior art majors is on display in Elder Gallery's Senior Art Exhibit. The exhibit runs through Saturday, May 8. The gallery is located inside the Roger's Center for Fine Arts at 50th Street and Huntington Ave.

Featured artists include:

 

Abraham Whitson, charcoal and digital media
Andie Geiken, oil paint and installation
Austin Gray, collage and sculpture
Brandon LaPointe, digital media
Cordelia Ring, acrylic gauche
Dakota Prorok, wood sculpture
Emily Blaylock, mixed media
MJ Hansen, mixed media
Sam Pinnell, digital media
Shelby Tourney, acrylic paint and video

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. 

Due to COVID-19 campus protocols, 10 guests are allowed at one time in Elder Gallery.

May
8
Saturday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball at University of Northwestern (MN)
Time: 3:00pm
Location: St. Paul, Minn.
May
12
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at A-R-C Outdoor Championships - Day 1
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
12
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at A-R-C Outdoor Championships - Day 1
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
12
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Baseball vs American Rivers Conference Tournament
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
May
13
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at A-R-C Outdoor Championships - Day 2
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
13
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at A-R-C Outdoor Championships - Day 2
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
14
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at A-R-C Outdoor Championships - Day 3
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
14
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at A-R-C Outdoor Championships - Day 3
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Dubuque, IA
May
15
Saturday
Theatre Production: Macbeth
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Old Main Amphitheatre

William Shakespeare's tragedy will be taken to the great outdoors of NWU during these special performances at the Old Main Amphitheater. 

A brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the Scottish throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia.

Reservations, masks and your own chair or blanket are required. Free will donations will be accepted in lieu of purchased tickets. Reserve your tickets online or call the box office at 402.465.2384. 

May
16
Sunday
Theatre Production: Macbeth
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Old Main Amphitheatre

William Shakespeare's tragedy will be taken to the great outdoors of NWU during these special performances at the Old Main Amphitheater. 

A brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the Scottish throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia.

Reservations, masks and your own chair or blanket are required. Free will donations will be accepted in lieu of purchased tickets. Reserve your tickets online or call the box office at 402.465.2384. 

May
19
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at Augie Twilight Qualifier
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Rock Island, IL
May
19
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at Augie Twilight Qualifier
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Rock Island, IL
May
20
Thursday
Theatre Production: Macbeth
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Old Main Amphitheatre

William Shakespeare's tragedy will be taken to the great outdoors of NWU during these special performances at the Old Main Amphitheater. 

A brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the Scottish throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia.

Reservations, masks and your own chair or blanket are required. Free will donations will be accepted in lieu of purchased tickets. Reserve your tickets online or call the box office at 402.465.2384. 

May
21
Friday
Theatre Production: Macbeth
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Old Main Amphitheatre

William Shakespeare's tragedy will be taken to the great outdoors of NWU during these special performances at the Old Main Amphitheater. 

A brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the Scottish throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia.

Reservations, masks and your own chair or blanket are required. Free will donations will be accepted in lieu of purchased tickets. Reserve your tickets online or call the box office at 402.465.2384. 

May
22
Saturday
Theatre Production: Macbeth
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Old Main Amphitheatre

William Shakespeare's tragedy will be taken to the great outdoors of NWU during these special performances at the Old Main Amphitheater. 

A brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the Scottish throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia.

Reservations, masks and your own chair or blanket are required. Free will donations will be accepted in lieu of purchased tickets. Reserve your tickets online or call the box office at 402.465.2384. 

May
23
Sunday
Theatre Production: Macbeth
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Old Main Amphitheatre

William Shakespeare's tragedy will be taken to the great outdoors of NWU during these special performances at the Old Main Amphitheater. 

A brave Scottish general named Macbeth receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders King Duncan and takes the Scottish throne for himself. He is then wracked with guilt and paranoia.

Reservations, masks and your own chair or blanket are required. Free will donations will be accepted in lieu of purchased tickets. Reserve your tickets online or call the box office at 402.465.2384. 

May
26
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at NCAA III Outdoor Championships - Day 1
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Greensboro, NC
May
26
Wednesday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at NCAA III Outdoor Championships - Day 1
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Greensboro, NC
May
27
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at NCAA III Outdoor Championships - Day 2
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Greensboro, NC
May
27
Thursday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at NCAA III Outdoor Championships - Day 2
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Greensboro, NC
May
28
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Men's Track and Field at NCAA III Outdoor Championships - Day 3
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Greensboro, NC
May
28
Friday
Nebraska Wesleyan University Women's Track and Field at NCAA III Outdoor Championships - Day 3
Time: 7:00pm
Location: Greensboro, NC