NWU News

June 20, 2012
Hard work, meaningful lessons, life-changing cultural experiences and new friendships. That’s how members of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Global Service Learning (GSL) student...
June 19, 2012
Five Nebraska Wesleyan University students have each been awarded the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship. The award will send each student overseas during the 2012-2013 academic year...
June 11, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University is expanding its programs in Omaha and into western Iowa.  
June 6, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Symphonic Band took a history lesson like no other they’ve taken.  
June 4, 2012
Barbara Cornelius, Head of Library Technology and Associate Professor of Library Science, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to conduct research in Nepal and Bangladesh.  
June 4, 2012
The spring semester may be over but the academic honors continue for NWU students and faculty.  
May 30, 2012
It was 2:20 a.m. — well beyond Sheryl Rinkol’s bedtime. Sleep wasn’t an option as she listened to ocean waves slap the side of her cruise ship while it floated 2 ½ miles...
May 22, 2012
First-year students in Gerise Herndon’s English 1 classes likely had some preconceived ideas as to what their lessons would entail.  
May 18, 2012
Final exams were barely graded when a group of Nebraska Wesleyan University students and their professors boarded a plane to Australia for an academic trip on the country’s history, culture...
May 17, 2012
A recent Nebraska Wesleyan University graduate is among 161 students in the nation to win a Boren Scholarship that will send him to Kyrgyzstan.  
May 15, 2012
Dr. Fred Ohles, President of Nebraska Wesleyan University, awarded degrees to nearly 500 undergraduate and graduate students during Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 123rd annual commencement...
May 15, 2012
A communication studies professor has been honored for empowering, inspiring, and demanding nothing but excellence from her students.  
May 8, 2012
Rebeca Chavez admits she was scared to come to Nebraska four years ago.  
May 7, 2012
Have a few items that you don't want to pack up and take home for the summer?  
May 1, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University sophomore Laynee Woodward has been named a finalist in the competition to sing the National Anthem at the Cornhusker State Games opening ceremonies in July.
April 30, 2012
Dr. Harold M. Maurer, Chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and internationally-recognized medical scientist, will deliver the address at Nebraska Wesleyan University’s...
April 30, 2012
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University seniors have each been awarded a scholarship from the Nebraska State Education Association's  (NSEA) Retired Board of Directors.  
April 27, 2012
Kyle Rohrich and Alex Cowsky spent the first two weeks of the spring semester in five Spanish cities where they researched public opinion on the Basque conflict.  
April 26, 2012
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students were recently honored for their research presentations at national science conferences.  
April 18, 2012
If you want to be an artist, you have to spend time in New York City, says Nebraska Wesleyan University art professor David Gracie.  
April 17, 2012
The International Relations Organization (IRO) will celebrate the life of former NWU student Nick Lee with a tree planting, games and other activities.  
April 16, 2012
A scholar who says religion is going through a challenging period of change, erosion and decline, will share her research at an upcoming Nebraska Wesleyan University lecture.  
April 16, 2012
A Nebraska Wesleyan University English professor has been awarded a Fulbright Specialists Grant to teach in India next fall.  
April 16, 2012
An English professor and director of the Asian/Asian American Studies Program at Miami University will discuss comparative rhetoric at this year’s Holder Lecture.  
April 13, 2012
The new student organization Exuberance will present "Art Is Life: Africa" on Wednesday, April 18.  
April 10, 2012
There are 1.4 billion people in the world living in extreme poverty. That's 1.4 billion people living on less than $1.25 a day.  
April 10, 2012
Former Congressman Doug Bereuter will deliver Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Curtis Lecture on Public Leadership on Thursday, April 19.  
April 9, 2012
Joan Korte’s eyes light up with excitement when she describes the costuming for the upcoming production, Learned Ladies.  
April 6, 2012
Jennifer Leier, 2009 NWU Forensic Science Graduate, has just graduated from the Montana Law Enforcement Academy and will now begin an intensive field training officer program for the Great Falls Po...
April 5, 2012
The former editor of The Nation, the oldest weekly magazine devoted to politics and culture, will speak at Nebraska Wesleyan University on Thursday, April 12.  
April 5, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s annual small ensemble festival, Cantare da Camera, will be held Saturday, April 14.  
April 4, 2012
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students have each been awarded Fulbright scholarships that will send them abroad next year to teach.  
April 2, 2012
A Nebraska Wesleyan University history professor will be honored May 5 by the Historical Society of New Mexico.  
April 1, 2012
The artistic talents of Nebraska Wesleyan University senior art majors are on display at Elder Gallery’s annual Senior Art Exhibition.  
March 30, 2012
A Nebraska Wesleyan University junior has been awarded one of the nation’s highest academic honors.  
March 26, 2012
A presidential communication expert will share his take on the 2012 electoral campaign at an upcoming Nebraska Wesleyan University lecture.  
March 21, 2012
Don’t blame the trees for your watery eyes and runny nose.  
March 20, 2012
Last year when Dawn Pawlewski Krogh selected Mozart’s The Magic Flute as this year’s opera, she knew she had her work cut out for her.  
March 20, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s music students will perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s last opera, “The Magic Flute”.  
March 19, 2012
Over spring break, NWU junior Deirdre Hoffman is opting not to return home or bask in the sand and sun. Rather, she’s joining other Nebraska Wesleyan University students for a spring break...
March 19, 2012
Join us for an evening of good friends, good food and good information on Kansas City's Sleepyhead Beds organization.  
March 19, 2012
A Nebraska Wesleyan University fraternity will remember two of its members with a pancake feed fundraiser.  
March 19, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Sarah Hotovy has been awarded the U.S. Department of State’s Critical Language Scholarship.  
March 13, 2012
Mindi Schlautman generated laughter from a crowded room of onlookers and even more importantly, from the five judges who were listening intently to her new business idea.  
March 12, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Elder Gallery is featuring “Three Points of View,” which includes an artist whose work won a nationally juried competition at the Smithsonian...
March 7, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Victoria Stahr and her 10 roommates aren’t planning careers in hair and nail care, but the time they spent pampering women and children at the Friendship...
March 5, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University students begin their college careers raking leaves, painting walls, and organizing shelves at Lincoln nonprofit organizations as part of the annual “Lend-A-Hand...
February 24, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University's Panhellenic Council has been recognized nationally for its outstanding achievement in academics, public relations, self governance and judicial affairs....
February 14, 2012
Twenty Nebraska Wesleyan University students spent 10 days of their winter break immersed in a poverty-stricken area of Kansas City.  
February 14, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its Academic Honors List for the fall semester of the 2011-2012 academic year.

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