NWU News

November 30, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University musical theatre students will present a holiday-themed cabaret weekend December 11-13.
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 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 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 16, 2015
Music, theatre and alumni gatherings. Nebraska Wesleyan University invites you to celebrate the holidays with us!
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 24, 2015
Join us on Taylor Commons on Sunday, August 29 for an afternoon of fun in the sun as we celebrate the new academic year.
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.
August 3, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University Theatre opened its season in mid-August with the longest-running American musical in Broadway history — "Chicago." It was the first of 12 main-stage...
August 1, 2015
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July 24, 2015
On July 28, 14,000 athletes from across the country will arrive in Lincoln to participate in the 2015 State Games of America. For the next five days, Katie Bruns and Shawn Welch will spend hours...
July 22, 2015
The first time biology professor Dale Benham invited psychology professor Frank Ferraro to join him on the annual Archway Seminar trip to the Minnesota Boundary Waters, he had no idea that his...
July 17, 2015
Three campuses. Two countries. One successful product pitch.
July 14, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University is expanding its graduate program offerings.
July 10, 2015
The New Horizons spacecraft is speeding towards Pluto for its first close look of the dwarf planet. The spacecraft’s closest approach will take place on Tuesday, July 14 and Nebraska Wesleyan...
July 10, 2015
Four Nebraska Wesleyan University vocalists and their director will spend much of July in Greece to be part of a renouned cultural festival.
July 1, 2015
A third Nebraska Wesleyan University student has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship.
June 24, 2015
On Wednesday, June 17, six Nebraska Wesleyan University faculty, administrators and staff were in Charleston, S.C. — the same day as the tragic Emanuel AME Church shooting, which claimed nine...
June 12, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan University sophomore Gwennan Plouzek is one of 60 college students from the United States and the United Kingdom selected to participate in the prestigious Fulbright Summer...
June 12, 2015
Collegeraptor.com has named Nebraska Wesleyan University to its list of 50 "hidden gems" among colleges that receive fewer than 5,000 applications per year. 
June 5, 2015
Two factors convinced James Rigg to return to college after 20 years: personal growth and his teenage children.
June 4, 2015
Tish Gade-Jones has joined Nebraska Wesleyan University as Vice President for Finance and Administration.
June 2, 2015
When Ashley Bykerk visited Nebraska Wesleyan University as a high school senior, the Political Science Department highlighted the opportunity to move to Washington, D.C. for a semester and...
May 28, 2015
Angie McKinney begins every biology class with a warm hello and a smile.
May 20, 2015
Final exams are done but the academic experiences are not.
May 19, 2015
Fred Ohles, President of Nebraska Wesleyan University, awarded degrees to approximately 565 undergraduate and graduate students during Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 126th annual commencement...