NWU News

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
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...
April 22, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s President Emeritus John W. White, Jr., died Monday, April 18, 2011.  
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
A Nebraska Wesleyan University history professor has been awarded a prestigious Fulbright Scholarship that will take her to Estonia next year.  
April 14, 2011
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University seniors have been awarded Fulbright scholarships that will take them to Germany next year.  
April 11, 2011
An upcoming fundraiser will help assist an NWU staff accompanist and her family who are dealing with multiple health problems.  
April 11, 2011
Theresa Wadkins was chosen as the 2011 commencement speaker to represent graduating University College students.
April 11, 2011
Ever since she was 8-years-old, Lindsey Jones wanted to be a doctor.  
April 4, 2011
Twelve Nebraska Wesleyan University students have returned from San Diego, Calif., where they joined 1,200 of their peers to discuss solutions to pressing global issues.  
April 1, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University student Ginny Koch came to school with hopes of one day becoming a physician’s assistant.  
March 31, 2011
The Weary Center is offering a voluntary bike checkout program for the NWU community to recreate outside of the Weary Center.
March 29, 2011
An award-winning filmmaker will speak at Nebraska Wesleyan University to discuss his following of survivors and perpetrators of the 1994 Rwandan genocide.  
March 21, 2011
Students entering Nebraska Wesleyan University next fall will select from an updated slate of Liberal Arts Seminars — the first-semester courses that introduce college-level research, writing...
March 18, 2011
Some students use their spring break to soak in the sun. Several Nebraska Wesleyan University students, however, are using the week-long break as another learning and service opportunity....
March 16, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan will hold a candlelight vigil and brief prayer service tonight on campus for victims of last week's earthquake and tsunami in Japan.  
March 16, 2011
On Thursday, March 3, Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Alex Munger flew home to Lincoln from Japan for a short semester break.  
March 11, 2011
 Nebraska Wesleyan University students who struggle with time management, organization, and other study skills can now take a class aimed at helping them achieve academic success.  
March 4, 2011
In January, Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Historical Studies Program expanded to Omaha. That expansion also brought Iain Anderson to NWU as the program’s new associate director....
March 3, 2011
Actress Pippa White will perform the one-act play "L.B. 4:15," a story about one woman's battle with breast cancer.  
March 2, 2011
A communication studies professor who has spent a significant amount of her scholarship researching intercultural conflict and health care will present a lecture Thursday, March 10 at Nebraska...
March 2, 2011
Elder Gallery’s current exhibition features the talents of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s art faculty.  
February 24, 2011
A local professor who is part of a team of scientists performing experiments at the Large Hadron Collider will discuss his work at an upcoming Nebraska Wesleyan University lecture.  
February 23, 2011
T.J. Miller — named one of Entertainment Weekly’s “next big things in comedy” will perform at Nebraska Wesleyan’s Big Event on Friday, March 4.  
February 18, 2011
The governing body of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Greek sororities has been nationally recognized for academic achievement.  
February 17, 2011
Three experts on sports-related brain injuries will share the latest research as well as personal stories at an upcoming Nebraska Wesleyan University panel discussion.  
February 16, 2011
T.J. Miller — named one of Entertainment Weekly’s “next big things in comedy” will perform at Nebraska Wesleyan’s Big Event on Friday, March 4.  
February 15, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s current Elder Gallery exhibit features the artistic talents of the school’s student body.  
February 14, 2011
Last month 37 Omaha Public School teachers enrolled in Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Master of Arts in Historical Studies Program.  
February 14, 2011
Beginning Saturday (Feb. 26) everyone in the 402 area code will be required to use 10-digit dialing.  
February 11, 2011
Kent Payne typically watches the Super Bowl much the same way as most football fans: lounging on the living room couch, eating pizza.  
February 10, 2011
The Progressive Student Coalition will host an immigration forum February 21-22.
February 9, 2011
A documentary that sheds light on how dialogues successfully lead to peacemaking even amongst the most conflicting groups will be shown at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
February 7, 2011
Location: Los Angeles, CA
February 7, 2011
John B. Greving of St. Paul, Minnesota, will join Nebraska Wesleyan University as Vice President for Advancement on March 1.  
January 31, 2011
Eighteen students interested in refugee and immigration issues have returned from a service trip to Arizona.  
January 27, 2011
Friday, January 28 marks a somber day in American history: the 25th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster.
January 27, 2011
Dr. Rita McGuire has been named the new Director of Nursing at Nebraska Wesleyan University.
January 26, 2011
Seventy-five teenage girls from Columbus, Nebraska, will go to prom this year thanks to a recent dress collection organized by a group of Nebraska Wesleyan University students.
January 19, 2011
Kelly Sobilo was hired as a quality assurance/safety officer with American Systems, a Department of Defense contractor, assisting with a state of the art forensic lab being built.
January 18, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Shannon Wietjes has a passion for agriculture.  
January 14, 2011
Congratulations to Heather Birch who starts Feb 1, 2011 as a diener at the El Paso County Coroner Office in Colorado Springs, Colorado.Heather completed her FORSC599 internship in Colorado Springs
January 14, 2011
A group of Nebraska Wesleyan University students traded in some much-needed sleep and braved the cold January temperatures recently in hopes that they could wish their family and friends back home...
January 11, 2011
The Office of Residence Life and Housing Office is happy to announce that through the generosity of the NWU community, over 185 hats and mittens were collected to donate to Huntington Elementary Sc...
January 7, 2011
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Welcome Back Comedy Night will feature standout comedian Pete Lee.  
January 6, 2011
Psychology students enrolled in Dr. Bill McNeil’s courses are benefitting from their professor’s recent research in Israel.  
January 6, 2011
Parents and family members of Nebraska Wesleyan University students may find the following dates important as you make spring plans:  
January 6, 2011
As we continue to reflect on the recent tragedy in Millard, we know it's likely that you may know students, teachers and the staffs in both Lincoln and Omaha who were directly impacted by the...
December 20, 2010
The Emmy-nominated Nebraska Wesleyan University Choir will perform a concert of classic choral literature during its upcoming winter tour.