NWU News

February 17, 2014
While temperatures in Nebraska reached record-breaking lows in early January, 14 Nebraska Wesleyan University students experienced a different kind of extreme.
February 7, 2014
Playwriting has always been a passion for senior theatre major Megan Ghorashy. Her talents were recognized at the Region V Festival where she was awarded first place for her one-act play, “Final...
February 7, 2014
Twelve Nebraska Wesleyan students involved in the student organization, Global Service Learning (GSL), spent their semester break in January at the Iskashitaa Refugee Network in Tucson, Ariz.
February 5, 2014
Immaculée Ilibagiza's lecture scheduled for Tuesday, February 18 has been postponed due to her canceled flight. The lecture has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m in Olin B...
February 4, 2014
Two faculty and two staff meetings have been scheduled for February as we continue work on the Archways Plan 2017, the university's strategic plan.
January 30, 2014
Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its Academic Honors List for the fall semester of the 2013-2014 academic year.
January 30, 2014
Nebraska Wesleyan University has announced its Advantage Program academic honors list for the fall semester of the 2013-2014 academic year.
January 29, 2014
Nebraska Wesleyan University is growing its graduate degree programs. Beginning this fall, NWU will offer a Master of Business Administration program and a Master of Science in Nursing/Master of...
January 29, 2014
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s next Elder Gallery exhibit highlights the work of three multi-media artists whose work focuses on common objects.
January 27, 2014
The Wesleyan Entertainment Board (WEB) has planned several events for the spring semester.
January 27, 2014
When Professor Meghan Winchell’s African American History class switched from three credit hours to four, she didn’t add more reading assignments.
January 27, 2014
NWU students made beaded bracelets and played cashier with first-graders at Elliot Elementary to help them learn math.
January 24, 2014
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s International Film Festival has expanded from one to two weekends and will feature ten foreign films, February 6-9 and February 13-16.
January 17, 2014
Nebraska Wesleyan University President Fred Ohles joined approximately 100 college presidents on Thursday, January 16 in committing to new and expanded efforts in enrolling and graduating more low-...
January 13, 2014
The artistic talents of high school students will be showcased at Nebraska Wesleyan’s fifth annual juried art exhibition “Bridge.”
January 9, 2014
Nebraska Wesleyan University student Sean Tomes always knew he wanted to study abroad. But like many science majors, Tomes’ schedule didn’t leave much room for a semester away.
January 8, 2014
The spring semester will bring to campus a variety of guest lectures including a Rwandan genocide survivor, a former U.S. ambassador, an award-winning author, Huffington Post religion editor,...
January 6, 2014
Five main-stage theatre productions will hit the NWU stages this spring. 
December 30, 2013
The Spring 2014 Campus Rec hours at the Weary Center will begin on Tuesday, January 21st at 6:15am. CAMPUS REC HOURS Monday - Thursday 6:15am - 11:00pm Friday 6:15am - 7:00pm Saturday
December 18, 2013
It’s hard to believe the fall semester is nearly done.  It seems like just yesterday when you moved your student to campus.  Now, the winds of winter are upon us and your child is returning...
December 18, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University's 125th annual commencement will be held Saturday, May 17. The commencement day schedule includes:
December 16, 2013
A group of Nebraska Wesleyan University students will start the new year serving those who are starting a new life.
December 16, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s award-winning University Choir has announced a tour schedule that will take it across the Midwest in January.
December 11, 2013
Eric Jackson is very comfortable on the basketball court.
December 10, 2013
The Weary Center's Campus Rec hours for the Fall Semester will end at 11:00pm on Thursday, December 19th.
December 9, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University students in the Capitol Hill Internship Program are finishing their Washington D.C experiences this week.
December 6, 2013
Looking for an activity to get you in the holiday spirit? Nebraska Wesleyan has a lot to choose from.
December 6, 2013
National speaker, diversity trainer, consultant and author Ryan Sallans will speak on "Being Transgender in Nebraska" on Wednesday, December 11 at 4 p.m.
December 2, 2013
Three Nebraska Wesleyan University vocal ensembles will celebrate the sounds of the holidays with a concert on Tuesday, December 10.
November 25, 2013
 Cao Nguyen has taken a lot of exams during his four years at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
November 25, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Theatre Department will present a weekend holiday-themed cabaret.
November 22, 2013
The Urban Cultural Immersion Trip is now accepting applications for the 2014 alternate spring break trip to Washington D.C. 
November 22, 2013
Sodexo will offer a scholarship opportunity for students to receive a semester’s worth of Gold Plan dining at no charge for the spring semester.  
November 20, 2013
Campus Rec hours at the Weary Center will close at 6:00pm on Tuesday, November 26th for student employees to be able to travel to enjoy the holiday.
November 17, 2013
Black and white rodents with long pink tails have been spotted in the halls of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Smith-Curtis Administration Building.  
November 15, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University will celebrate a 21-year-old holiday tradition when it hosts its annual Elizabethan Christmas feast.
November 15, 2013
The artistic talents of Nebraska Wesleyan University students are now on display in Elder Gallery.
November 14, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University is exploring an MBA!
November 13, 2013
It’s not uncommon to see a few college students wrinkle their noses at cafeteria food.
November 11, 2013
Leaders at Nebraska Wesleyan University and Saint Elizabeth Regional Medical Center say a new corporate partnership will help advance nursing education and ultimately improve health care in Lincoln.
November 11, 2013
When Leron West learned about Botswana and its culture in an anthropology class, it piqued his interest enough that he decided to study abroad there. And like most students who study abroad, he...
November 6, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s music students will perform some of opera’s most famous death and mad scenes when they present the annual Opera Scenes program.
November 6, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Theater Department will present a weekend cabaret with music by Lieber & Stoller and Lennon & McCartney.
November 6, 2013
While on sabbatical in Vienna, Austria, communication studies professor Karla Jensen continued her own study of German while immersing herself in a new culture.
November 5, 2013
Gender Studies professors who have published books in the past year will read briefly and entertain informal conversation over food and drinks on Friday, November 15 from 4 to 5 p.m.
November 5, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Alexandra Langley is watching U.S. political history unfold right before her very eyes.
November 1, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University is one of the top producers of Fulbright Scholarship winners among bachelor’s degree institutions in the country.
November 1, 2013
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s fall Visiting Writers Series concludes Monday, November 11 with author Kristi Maxwell.
October 31, 2013
A national expert on trauma recovery will present Nebraska Wesleyan University’s annual Clifford Fawl Psychology Lecture.
October 30, 2013
Thrill seekers enjoy retelling famous ghost stories especially one of Nebraska’s most popular ghost stories: the ghost of Clara Mills.