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November 11, 2010
At first glance, Dr. Meghan Winchell’s Liberal Arts Seminar looks much like many other Nebraska Wesleyan classes.  
November 9, 2010
It started out as a way to fill a few remaining credit hours required for her exercise science degree. Now Tamra (Trehearn) Llewellyn’s research project is being discussed by running experts...
November 8, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University Theatre Department will hold its fall One-Act Play Festival November 18-21. The student-directed one acts will be performed in two sets.  
November 5, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University has recognized six of its graduates with alumni awards. The honors were bestowed at the university’s annual Legends and Legacies Award Dinner on October 22....
November 4, 2010
Comedian Dan Cummins will headline Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Funny Bone Friday on November 19.  
November 1, 2010
Two Nebraska Wesleyan University students have returned from Washington, D.C., where they were among an estimated 250,000 mildly politically frustrated activists.  
November 1, 2010
A Nebraska Wesleyan University alum will share his Fulbright Scholarship experience in Jordan during a Global Studies Speaker Series presentation on Thursday.  
October 27, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University is among 32 colleges and universities in the nation selected to participate in a general education curriculum initiative.  
October 25, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University crowned Caitlin Bennett of Omaha and Jeff Baumann of North Platte as its 2010 homecoming queen and king. The college seniors were recognized during ceremonies held at...
October 22, 2010
One of the greatest benefits of attending Nebraska Wesleyan University is the large number of student-driven organizations that offer students an opportunity to build their career portfolio, make m...
October 21, 2010
Roscoe Dockham (MFS  Graduate - 12/09) was recently hired as a Forensic Investigator for Medicus Forensics and the Florida District 5 Medical Examiner’s Office.
October 20, 2010
On Wednesday, October 20th, University College hosted members of the Lincoln Chamber's Young Professionals Group for a "Netperking" event.
October 18, 2010
The head of one of America’s leading skeptic organizations will speak at Nebraska Wesleyan University on Thursday, October 28.  
October 18, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Cristiana Barbatelli was excited about her role as Aunt Eller in the university’s recent musical Oklahoma! Having just returned from an apprenticeship at...
October 12, 2010
Twenty Nebraska Wesleyan University students competed recently in the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Competition.  
October 12, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University has formed new partnerships with three community colleges that will expand opportunities for transfer students who want to earn a bachelor’s degree.  
October 12, 2010
It’s difficult to overstate the magnitude of the recent renovation of Woody Greeno Track at Abel Stadium.  
October 11, 2010
A Nebraska Wesleyan University history professor has been named the 2010-2011 Exemplary Teacher by the United Methodist Church Division of Higher Education.  
October 11, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University will recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a "Pink Out" on Wednesday, October 13.  
October 5, 2010
Larry Hughes is the new face in Nebraska Wesleyan’s Department of Business Administration, Accounting and Economics .  
October 5, 2010
R&B artist Javier will perform a concert at Nebraska Wesleyan University of Wednesday, October 13.  
October 4, 2010
Does the ghost of Clara Mills still live at Nebraska Wesleyan University?  
September 23, 2010
Many of the students enrolled in Nursing 245 were familiar with the patient admission papers that ask for a patient’s religious preference.  
September 21, 2010
Rachel Droogsma understands what its like to be in the minority.  
September 20, 2010
This summer, Global Service Learning worked alongside ConstruCASA, an organization that builds homes for Guatemalan families who fall well beneath the poverty line.  
September 20, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s next theatre production will tell the ancient Greek myth Iphigenia.  
September 20, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Karlene Grinberg can already visualize what Latvia might look like.   
September 16, 2010
Two new full tuition transfer scholarships have made it possible for two Omaha metro area women to attend Nebraska Wesleyan University.  
September 10, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Elder Gallery will open a show September 20 featuring some of the best contemporary hand-woven tapestries from across the world.  
September 9, 2010
In her three years as a Nebraska Wesleyan University student Jessica Danson has studied abroad in Mexico, Germany and Estonia.
August 27, 2010
For the second consecutive year, Nebraska Wesleyan University has been named a Tree Campus USA University by the Arbor Day Foundation.  
August 25, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan’s Opera Director has performed on stages big and small all across the world.  
August 23, 2010
Janae Riha knows she is living a dream by attending college. The Nebraska Wesleyan junior and her “dream team” are anxious to share their dreams with students at a nearby elementary...
August 13, 2010
When students return to Nebraska Wesleyan University on August 23, campus for the most part will look much like it did when they left in May. But summer was anything but quiet.  
August 9, 2010
The Board of Directors of the William Randolph Hearst Foundation has awarded Nebraska Wesleyan University a grant of $100,000.  
August 9, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University is among the best colleges and universities in the Midwest, according to The Princeton Review.  
August 4, 2010
Students in a seminar on external ballistics sweated through a particularly warm morning on the shooting range at the Izaak Walton shooting facility.
August 4, 2010
Three Nebraska Wesleyan University student leaders traveled to Washington, D.C. this summer for a lesson in student government 101.  
August 3, 2010
Carolyn Collier has spent her summer in remote Montana.  
July 23, 2010
The murder mystery writer, Alex Kava, tours NWU's crime scene house in a video shot to advertise her new mystery novel, Damaged. Students and alumni helped set up a scene and acted in the video...
July 23, 2010
– and it’s a good thing. Second year Master of Forensic Science students finished their year-long crime scene practicum June 12.
July 23, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University Fulbright Scholarship winner Alicia Dallman has three simple words to describe her opportunities in Cantabria, Spain: “I’m so lucky.”  
July 20, 2010
For 11 years, Maxine Fawcett-Yeske has taught Nebraska Wesleyan University students to appreciate music.  
July 16, 2010
Student research investigates relationship between agricultural practices and decomposition. Kristen Collins is burying pigs in her father’s farm fields.
July 15, 2010
The last time Alan Brincks and Faith Fossett were on Nebraska Wesleyan University’s theatre stage, he was proposing to his fellow theatre guru.  
July 13, 2010
When NWU student Collin Shepherd arrived in Estonia early this year, he set a lofty goal. “I wanted to meet the president of Estonia,” said the junior communication major. “...
July 13, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University junior Laura Blasnitz is pretty sure she won’t cure cancer. But she’s hoping her summer research experience will eventually lead to a career where her...
July 2, 2010
Douglas Scott, PhD, and member of the Association of Firearm and Toolmark Examiners, will teach a seminar in external ballistics on July 17.
June 29, 2010
Nebraska Wesleyan University senior Lesley Dudden already has an impressive resume.  
June 28, 2010
Approximately 3,000 athletes will travel to Lincoln in July to compete in the 2010 National Special Olympics Games.