NWU News

June 29, 2011
Up until last month, Nebraska Wesleyan University student Sarah Hotovy had never traveled abroad. Now she’s spending her summer in Indonesia as one of only 10 students in the nation selected for a...
June 28, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s summer theatre season continues with two productions — Fool For Love and Fractured Fairy Tales — scheduled for July.
June 27, 2011
Psychology professor Jerry Bockoven admits his “History and Systems” class may sound a little boring to students.
June 23, 2011
Twelve Nebraska Wesleyan University students have returned from a service trip to China.
June 22, 2011
Summer camp is a rite of passage for many kids.
June 15, 2011
William Kloefkorn died on May 19, 2011. Kloefkorn taught English at Nebraska Wesleyan University for 40 years and served as Nebraska state poet for 29.
June 13, 2011
Second year forensic science students finish their crime scene practicum with a mock grand jury, putting their evidence together to indict their suspects.
June 13, 2011
Join us on Satuday, July 16 on Home Run Terrace for NWU Night at the Lincoln Saltdogs.
June 13, 2011
Nine Nebraska Wesleyan University students and a professor were honored during the 2010-2011 academic year with national prestigious scholarships and internships.
June 9, 2011
Dr. William Wyman and his critically-acclaimed University Choir are used to receiving rave reviews after their performances.
June 9, 2011
On a recent warm and sunny afternoon, the sounds of singing, cheering and clapping erupted from the backyard of a Nebraska Wesleyan theme house.
June 7, 2011
A long-time Nebraska Wesleyan University French professor has died. Professor Emeritus Anthony Epp died Monday, June 6. He was 69.
June 3, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University will open its summer theatre season with two free productions including a mystery and a Pulitzer Prize-winning drama.
June 2, 2011
Children ages 7 to 12 years who are interested in theatre will have the opportunity to work alongside Nebraska Wesleyan University theatre students at a week-long children's theatre workshop.
June 1, 2011
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students have been recognized by the school’s Mathematics and Computer Science Department.
June 1, 2011
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students have been recognized by the university’s Psychology Department.
June 1, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Chemistry Department has recognized its chemistry students for their academic success.
June 1, 2011
Brad Gilligan of Fremont has been honored by Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Communication Studies Department.
June 1, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s English Department has recognized its students with department awards.
June 1, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Department of Business, Accounting and Economics has honored its students with academic awards.
May 31, 2011
A new Lincoln Public School will bear the name of former Nebraska Wesleyan University professor and Nebraska State Poet William Kloefkorn.
May 24, 2011
Jerry Bricker’s idea of a “summer vacation” is probably not one that many can relate to.
May 23, 2011
Former professor and Nebraska State Poet William "Bill" Kloefkorn died May 19, 2011 at his home in Lincoln. He was 78.
May 23, 2011
Help Nebraska Wesleyan's opera director win the chance to sing the National Anthem at the 2011 Cornhusker State Games.
May 18, 2011
A celebration of life for longtime English professor Leon Satterfield have been scheduled for Saturday, June 18 at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
May 17, 2011
Dr. Fred Ohles, president of Nebraska Wesleyan University, awarded degrees to nearly 450 undergraduate and graduate students during Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 122nd annual commencement held...
May 13, 2011
Twelve members of Global Service Learning will travel to China where they will spend two weeks participating in service work that will focus on education and migration.
May 11, 2011
Final exams aren’t meant to be easy.
May 9, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University's 11th annual Visions & Ventures Symposium has been scheduled for September 14-15. This year's theme is "More Than A Game: Economics, Ethics & Politics of Sports...
May 9, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s faculty will say goodbye this month to a faculty dynamo and university fixture: retiring Professor Emerita of Economics Loretta Fairchild.
May 9, 2011
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students are among only 151 students in the nation to win the prestigious Boren Scholarship.
May 9, 2011
Spring semester may be over but many students and faculty are packing their bags for summer academic courses that will take them far beyond the classroom walls.
May 3, 2011
Students and colleagues of Rita Lester say the religion professor is known for her rigorous courses. And in the same breath, they’re quick to point out that her courses are so intriguing and engaging...
May 2, 2011
Students are encouraged to have their mail forwarded after finals week.
May 2, 2011
The Emmy-nominated Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir will perform a concert of classic choral literature during its upcoming tour that will include concerts in Libertyville, Ill. and Madison, Wis.
April 29, 2011
The executive director of the Food Bank of Lincoln will deliver the address at Nebraska Wesleyan’s University’s 122nd annual commencement.
April 28, 2011
A Nebraska Wesleyan University junior elementary education major is the 2011 recipient of the Nebraska Student Education Association Retired Teachers Scholarship.
April 27, 2011
On Monday, May 2, NWU theatre students will host a fundraiser to help defray medical costs of theatre professor Joan Korte. 
April 27, 2011
Senior Bria Langer was merely hours away from performing in her final Nebraska Wesleyan opera when she was notified of her next adventure.
April 26, 2011
After serving 13 years at Nebraska Wesleyan University, Inger Bull, Director of International Education, has said goodbye.
April 26, 2011
The NWU student body has elected Phil Bakken of Fremont and Lindsey Jones of Lincoln as the new president and vice president of the 2011-2012 Student Affairs Senate.
April 26, 2011
Mark your calendars for September 22-25 and plan to join your classmates and friends for homecoming 2011. This year's theme is "Good Vibrations."
April 26, 2011
Eight Nebraska Wesleyan University biology students have returned from the West Coast Biological Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference where two NWU students received top honors.
April 26, 2011
A Nebraska Wesleyan senior biology student has been awarded the University of Nebraska Medical Center's (UNMC) highest honor for undergraduate research presentations at the Nebraska Academy of Scie
April 26, 2011
The Weary Center's summer 2011 hours will be: Monday - Thursday11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Friday11:00 AM - 7:00 PM *Hours effective: May 17 - August 19
April 22, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s President Emeritus John W. White, Jr., died Monday, April 18, 2011.
April 20, 2011
Willard Sorority will hold it's annual "Build Your Own Burrito" fundraiser to benefit Fresh Start.
April 20, 2011
An author and educator on Muslims in America will deliver his lecture, “Islamophobia: How Muslims Became America’s Enemy” at Nebraska Wesleyan University on Thursday, April 28.
April 18, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University professor Kristie Pfabe is this year’s recipient of the Kenneth R. Holder Fellowship for Instructional Improvement.
April 15, 2011
Preparations are under way for the 2011 commencement exercises set for Saturday, May 14, on the Nebraska Wesleyan campus.