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October 24, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University is among 12 Nebraska colleges and universities that are founding members of the new Nebraska Campus Compact, an affiliate of a national organization that promotes...
October 19, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Costume Library is offering Halloween specials on costume rentals.
October 18, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University nursing professor Jeri Brandt has been honored by the Nebraska Nurses Association with the organization's "Outstanding Nurse Educator Award."  
October 17, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University forensic science professor Melissa Connor was part of a recent archaeological dig to unearth the remains of Omaha murder victim Jessica O'Grady.  
October 17, 2011
The Nebraska Chapter of NATS (National Association of Teachers of Singing) held their state voice auditions at Nebraska Wesleyan University on October 7.  
October 14, 2011
It takes a village to raise a child. This African proverb is a favorite of Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Collin Shepherd, who credits his parents for raising him with the notion that...
October 11, 2011
Norma Ramos, a public interest attorney, eco-feminist, and executive director of the Coalition Against Trafficking in Women, will discuss modern day human trafficking at an upcoming Nebraska...
October 4, 2011
Six Nebraska Wesleyan University alumni were honored recently for their impact on the world and on their alma mater.  
September 29, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s annual Bravo! Bosendorfer Piano Series will conclude in October with pianist Ned Kirk.  
September 27, 2011
With an enthusiastic passion for all things music and a background in musicology, new music professor John Spilker says he wants to bring new perspectives and creative ideas to Nebraska Wesleyan...
September 22, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University crowned Sarah Hotovy of York and Collin Shepherd of North Platte as its 2011 homecoming queen and king.  
September 19, 2011
Dan Hays may be the new assistant professor of theatre at Nebraska Wesleyan, but he is definitely no stranger to the theatre department.  
September 12, 2011
Sophomore Eric Jackson admits he didn’t understand the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. But he was only a fourth-grader.  
September 12, 2011
With experience in many languages and a love for all things culture, its no wonder Sarah Barr was destined to be Nebraska Wesleyan University’s new Director of Global Engagement.  
September 11, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University will celebrate Constitution Day and Citizenship Day when it hosts a naturalization ceremony on Friday, September 16 for 129 new citizens from 38 countries.  
September 2, 2011
Michelle Zhang wrote a traditional research paper for her “Politics of China” class. Little did she know that assignment would eventually lead to a collaborative research project with...
August 30, 2011
A campus memorial service will be held Thursday, September 8 for recent NWU graduate Nick Lee.  
August 19, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Elder Gallery will open for the new academic year with the exhibit “2+1.”  
August 18, 2011
A memorial service for Paul Laursen will be held Saturday, August 20 at 11 a.m. at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Lincoln.  
August 15, 2011
As NWU starts classes, five forenisc science graduates and students start a new job at American Systems in Virginia as latent fingerprint technicians.
August 9, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Laura Booton has loved math ever since she was old enough to count.  
August 8, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s fall semester begins Monday, August 22. Faculty and students will return to find some enhancements to programs and facilities and will also find a few new faces...
August 5, 2011
A Nebraska Wesleyan University alum's film about mental illness has been selected for the 2011 Local Filmmakers Showcase.  
August 4, 2011
The Nebraska Wesleyan University men’s basketball team will embark on its first international tour.
August 2, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University's Cooper Center for Academic Achievement has received a $51,600 grant that will provide for extended hours, additional staffing, and new instruction.  
July 28, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University students Raven Shirley and Nick Lee are passionate about sports so when two internships to help coordinate the state’s largest amateur sports festival became...
July 13, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University will kick off its fall lecture series with its annual Visions & Ventures Symposium, which will address the economics, ethics and politics of sports.  
July 13, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University art professor David Gracie currently has a painting included in a Chicago exhibit.  
June 29, 2011
Up until last month, Nebraska Wesleyan University student Sarah Hotovy had never traveled abroad. Now she’s spending her summer in Indonesia as one of only 10 students in the nation selected...
June 27, 2011
Psychology professor Jerry Bockoven admits his “History and Systems” class may sound a little boring to students.  
June 23, 2011
Twelve Nebraska Wesleyan University students have returned from a service trip to China.  
June 22, 2011
Summer camp is a rite of passage for many kids.  
June 15, 2011
William Kloefkorn died on May 19, 2011. Kloefkorn taught English at Nebraska Wesleyan University for 40 years and served as Nebraska state poet for 29.
June 13, 2011
Nine Nebraska Wesleyan University students and a professor were honored during the 2010-2011 academic year with national prestigious scholarships and internships.  
June 9, 2011
Dr. William Wyman and his critically-acclaimed University Choir are used to receiving rave reviews after their performances.  
June 9, 2011
On a recent warm and sunny afternoon, the sounds of singing, cheering and clapping erupted from the backyard of a Nebraska Wesleyan theme house.  
June 7, 2011
A long-time Nebraska Wesleyan University French professor has died. Professor Emeritus Anthony Epp died Monday, June 6. He was 69.  
June 1, 2011
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students have been recognized by the school’s Mathematics and Computer Science Department.  
June 1, 2011
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students have been recognized by the university’s Psychology Department.  
June 1, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Chemistry Department has recognized its chemistry students for their academic success.  
June 1, 2011
Brad Gilligan of Fremont has been honored by Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Communication Studies Department.  
June 1, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s English Department has recognized its students with department awards.  
June 1, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Department of Business, Accounting and Economics has honored its students with academic awards.  
May 31, 2011
A new Lincoln Public School will bear the name of former Nebraska Wesleyan University professor and Nebraska State Poet William Kloefkorn.  
May 24, 2011
Jerry Bricker’s idea of a “summer vacation” is probably not one that many can relate to.  
May 23, 2011
Former professor and Nebraska State Poet William "Bill" Kloefkorn died May 19, 2011 at his home in Lincoln. He was 78.  
May 23, 2011
Help Nebraska Wesleyan's opera director win the chance to sing the National Anthem at the 2011 Cornhusker State Games.  
May 18, 2011
A celebration of life for longtime English professor Leon Satterfield have been scheduled for Saturday, June 18 at Nebraska Wesleyan University.  

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