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Nebraska Wesleyan awarded 500 bachelor's and master's degrees during its 129th commencement on Saturday, May 5th.

NWU Awards 500 Degrees

Nebraska Wesleyan University awarded degrees to 500 undergraduate and graduate students at its 129thcommencement on Saturday, May 5. 

Natalie Hahn, a humanitarian whose work with United Nations programs has empowered women across Africa and beyond, delivered the commencement address. She was presented with an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree. An Honorary Doctor of Laws degree was also presented to Lincoln Mayor Chris Beutler. 

Nebraska Wesleyan has launched "Bold Designs," a $62 million campaign to raise funds for premier learning spaces, scholarships, recruitment of faculty, and life-changing student experiences.

NWU Launches $62 Million "Bold Designs" Campaign

Every day, NWU professors teach their students to be bold. To imagine possibilities. To build and create.

NWU Choir, Alumni to Perform at Carnegie Hall

How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice.

And William Wyman’s music students have put in plenty of practice in preparation for their May 26th performance at one of the world’s most prestigious concert venues.

Jonathan Redding, visiting professor of religion, was named the 2017-2018 Margaret J Prouty Teaching Award winner. "There has never once been a day where he wasn't excited to teach us," said a student nominator.

First-Year Professor Wins NWU's Top Teaching Award

A handful of Jonathan Redding’s students admitted they were a little nervous about taking his “Science and Religion” course.

Iowa Western Community College is Nebraska Wesleyan's newest partner in the Pathway Scholarship Program, which aims to open more doors for bachelor's degree completion.

NWU Adds Iowa Western Community College to New Pathways Scholarship Program

Nebraska Wesleyan University has added Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, Iowa, as its newest partner in the Pathways Scholarship Program.

Nebraska Wesleyan University President Fred Ohles and Iowa Western Community College President Dan Kinney have signed a formal agreement for the program.

Natalie Hahn, a Polk, Neb. native who worked with United Nations programs for 38 years, will be awarded an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree during Nebraska Wesleyan University's commencement on Saturday, May 5. Hahn will also deliver the commencem

Humanitarian, Mayor to be Honored at 129th Commencement

Natalie Hahn, a humanitarian whose work with United Nations programs has empowered women across Africa and beyond, will deliver the address at Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 129thcommencement on Saturday, May 5.

Her address will be shared with 500 undergraduate and graduate students who will receive degrees. Commencement begins at 1 p.m. on Taylor Commons.