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February 8, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 10th annual International Film Festival is February 18-24 and will feature six films from Spain, Japan, Singapore, France, Germany, and Estonia.
February 2, 2016
A feature writer and novelist will highlight Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Spring Visiting Writers Series.
February 1, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan makes every effort to stay open when there is inclement weather.
January 31, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University will screen the documentary “Sober Indian, Dangerous Indian” on Tuesday, February 9.
January 29, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its Academic Honors List for the fall semester of the 2015-2016 academic year.
January 29, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its academic honors list for students enrolled in the adult program for the fall semester of the 2014-2015 academic year.
January 28, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University is marking the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death with six shows by and inspired by the Bard. The spring season begins with “Othello”...
January 21, 2016
Biology professor Gary Gerald was not planning to conduct research on the salamander he purchased for the university's zoology lab; he simply wanted to display a variety of organisms for...
January 15, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University was closed for Martin Luther King Day. But January 18 was most certainly a workday for one NWU alumna. In fact, it’s her biggest workday of the year.
January 11, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University physics professor Nathaniel Cunningham was elated as he watched the New Horizons spacecraft make its close fly-by of Pluto last summer. The successful fly-by also meant...
January 5, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan's Elder Gallery features a photography exhibit that explores children’s lives through their mothers’ camera lenses.
January 5, 2016
Nebraska Wesleyan University is partnering with the TeamMates Mentoring Program to offer students financial, academic and personal support.
December 18, 2015
It’s been 10 years since the water receded from Hurricane Katrina’s wrath in New Orleans.
December 17, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s award-winning University Choir has announced a tour schedule that will take the ensemble to Colorado, New Mexico and across Nebraska in January.
December 17, 2015
Five years ago Nebraska Wesleyan University was awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation to help increase its efforts in recruiting and matriculating minority students in the science,...
December 16, 2015
Classes aren’t confined to four campus walls.
December 16, 2015
Mark your calendars for Commencement Day: Saturday, May 14.
December 15, 2015
Four Nebraska Wesleyan University education majors are wrapping up a two-month teaching experience that will leave them with a lifetime of memories. 
December 9, 2015
Cindy Marolf’s advanced anatomy and physiology class was anything but typical on December 9.
December 1, 2015
Three years ago Alexander MacAlpine wouldn’t have envisioned himself on a large theater stage, entertaining a packed auditorium in a lead role.
November 30, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University musical theatre students will present a holiday-themed cabaret weekend December 11-13.
November 24, 2015
For the past 22 years, a Thanksgiving tradition has warmed the hearts of Nebraska Wesleyan University faculty, staff and students, and warmed the kitchens of needy families.
November 24, 2015
Luke Wenz was just seven-years-old when he saw the World Trade Center’s twin towers collapse on September 11, 2001.
November 20, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University student Marion Prudhomme spent the afternoon of Friday, November 13 shopping at a nearby thrift store. She was excited to show her purchase to fellow French...
November 18, 2015
Betsy Reimer’s internship is literally  getting her “off the ground.”
November 12, 2015
For the past few years the Administrative Council has had many conversations with faculty, staff and students regarding the academic calendar.
October 26, 2015
Thirty-eight Nebraska Wesleyan University students and alumni were inducted into the Huge Society on October 25.
October 21, 2015
It’s not uncommon for some new students to have little idea about what they want to study in college. Others come already knowing their exact career path. And some think they know until a new...
October 16, 2015
Sue Wortmann’s students often leave her classroom grappling with the information they just learned. Not just because they need to know it for an upcoming exam, but more often because of...
October 14, 2015
When Kaitlin Beck arrived at Nebraska Wesleyan University, she worried about her classes, her grades, and getting enough sleep.
October 14, 2015
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University art students received top honors at the Nebraska National Undergraduate Juried Art Exhibition held this fall.
October 13, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Annie Nyffeler fell in love with the ocean by way of Nebraska.
October 9, 2015
Many academic resources are available to help your student succeed at Nebraska Wesleyan University. 
October 7, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University announced October 7 that women's bowling will be added as a sport beginning in the 2016-17 school year.  
October 6, 2015
Susan Clayton, a social psychologist whose work examines how people think about and make personal connections to the environment, will deliver this year’s Clifford Fawl Psychology Lecture at...
October 2, 2015
Thanks to all who joined us for homecoming 2015! Be sure to mark your calendars for next year's festivities scheduled for September 22-25, 2016.
October 1, 2015
Last summer six Nebraska Wesleyan students traveled to Charleston, S.C. to present business ideas to a group of angel investors.
September 30, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Elder Gallery opens a new exhibit October 10, “Impact Best: Nebraska Impact Artists.”
September 24, 2015
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University communication professors — known for their blissful personalities — are about to share their happiness with Nebraska.
September 23, 2015
On the eve before their new academic year, 18 Nebraska Wesleyan University students took a walk down the halls of the Olin Hall of Science basement until they came upon a bright white light.
September 18, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University seniors Amy Christensen and Connor Bohlken have been crowned the 2015 homecoming queen and king.
September 17, 2015
One of the highlights of homecoming at NWU is the annual Legends and Legacies banquet. That’s where NWU pays special tribute to outstanding alumni for life and career accomplishments.
September 14, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its schedule and featured writers for the fall Visiting Writers Series.
September 14, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Symphonic Band will perform its annual Homecoming Pops Concerts on Sunday, September 20 and will be accompanied by Broadway star Ivan Rutherford.
September 9, 2015
U.S. News & World Report has again named Nebraska Wesleyan University a top national liberal arts university.
August 19, 2015
When Nebraska Wesleyan University kicks off the 2015-2016 academic year on Monday, August 24, it will welcome it’s largest first-year class in 50 years.
August 18, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Elder Gallery opens September 1 with an exhibit that explores eminent domain and its implemented reality on a Kansas City neighborhood.
August 14, 2015
Two chapters in Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Greek community have received national recognition.
August 5, 2015
Middle school is a new, exciting time for students, but it also comes with challenges.