NWU News

September 17, 2012
Make history while celebrating our history as we kickoff the University's 125th anniversary this week.
September 17, 2012
Tennessee Williams’ first successful play — “The Glass Menagerie” — will be performed on the Nebraska Wesleyan University stage September 27-30.
September 16, 2012
Fourteen Nebraska Wesleyan University students have been selected as 125th Anniversary Ambassadors.
September 11, 2012
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Nebraska Wesleyan University among the top 150 liberal arts colleges in the country.
September 10, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University will perform Neil Simon’s semi-autobiographical play, “Brighton Beach Memoirs.”
September 10, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its fall lectures.
September 10, 2012
The all-campus tailgate and chili cook off will be held Saturday, September 15 prior to the Prairie Wolves' football evening game.
September 10, 2012
All who share in the pride and commitment to Nebraska Wesleyan University have a wonderful opportunity this year to reconnect with friends, faculty, and staff as the University celebrates its 125th...
September 4, 2012
University College will host a free Family Fun Day that will include a movie and swimming.
September 4, 2012
Global Service Learning has been recognized with the University's Roy G. Story Award for their work as true global ambassadors for Nebraska Wesleyan.
September 4, 2012
A local “Cameron Effect - Seven Acts of Kindness” movement will kickoff Tuesday, September 11 with a presentation that honors the memory of a former NWU student killed by a drunk driver.
September 1, 2012
Be a part of something big. On October 17, Nebraska Wesleyan University begins five days of fun to celebrate homecoming and mark our 125th anniversary.
August 27, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University theatre will present Ken Ludwig’s comedy “Lend Me A Tenor.”
August 23, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Elder Gallery will open with a five-week exhibition featuring the people and places of Africa as seen through the lens of photographer Betty Press.
August 17, 2012
In honor of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 125th anniversary, students, faculty, staff and alumni will collectively take on a challenge to give 12,500 hours of volunteer time to community service.
August 16, 2012
Missy Franklin. Gabby Douglas. Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings. Sonya Richards Ross. The U.S. women’s basketball team, soccer team, and water polo team.
August 13, 2012
One hundred new students moved into the cool new rooms of Johnson Hall, when the doors opened on August 22.
August 13, 2012
Mark your calendars now for these upcoming events:
August 8, 2012
Move-in day for new Nebraska Wesleyan University students is typically hot and humid.
August 1, 2012
You can now follow the Weary Center on Facebook and Twitter!
August 1, 2012
The Intramural Sports program is back for another strong year in 2012-2013! This year's programming schedule includes the popular flag football, sand volleyball and basketball leagues.
August 1, 2012
The Weary Center's Open Recreation program for the Fall 2012 semester will begin Monday, August 27th with the start of the new academic year. Hours Effective: August 27 - December 20
July 24, 2012
Studies indicate coffee is good for cognitive abilities. So is green tea, dark chocolate, and red wine.
July 24, 2012
A Nebraska Wesleyan University choir director has been recognized by the Nebraska Choral Directors Association for his commitment to singers and choirs in the state.
July 13, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University will open its theatre season in August with the Broadway hit, “A Chorus Line.”
July 13, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University's Theta Chi Fraternity chapter has been recognized as one of the top chapters in the country.
July 10, 2012
Australia isn’t just about koala bears and kangaroos as a group of Nebraska Wesleyan University students learned firsthand this summer.
July 9, 2012
Shelley McHugh has been hired as the Director of Alumni Relations at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
June 25, 2012
Just a few weeks ago, Nebraska Wesleyan University student James Hamrick was rehearsing lines for the rock musical “Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson.”
June 25, 2012
It’s an election year. The candidates have plenty to say. But NET News wants to hear from you: what issues are important to you, and why; and what questions would you ask the candidates.
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 organization describe...
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 above the Titanic wreckage.
May 29, 2012
Nebraska Wesleyan University's free summer theatre productions continue in July with "Three Days of Rain."
May 25, 2012
Starting off on the right foot is important, and New Student Orientation can help.
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 and...
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 held...
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
Where do you want your summer mail to go? Returning Students- Forwarding your mail during the summer
May 7, 2012
All residence halls close for non-graduating students on Friday, May 11 at 9 p.m.
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 123rd annual...