Alumni and Friends

Alums Implement Program to Empower Middle School Students

Middle school is a new, exciting time for students, but it also comes with challenges.

Seven Alumni Honored at Annual Legends & Legacies Award Banquet

Each year at homecoming, we recognize outstanding alumni in six categories: Medal of Honor/Distinguished Alumnus Award, Alumni Loyalty Award, Alumni Achievement Award, Young Alumni Loyalty Award, Y

Alums Honor Retired Business Professor With Endowed Fund

Former students of LaVerne Rudell surprised their beloved professor with an endowed fund in her name during Nebraska Wesleyan University’s sixth annual Business Summit, held March 7.


12,500 Hour Service Challenge: Goal Reached

Eight months. That’s all it took for Nebraska Wesleyan students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the university to give 12,500 hours of service to communities across the world.


NWU Alumna's Best Practices Drop Hospital UTI Rates by 70 Percent

Many hospitals have what you might call a dirty little secret. An estimated 1.7 million of their patients acquire infections while in their care each year. Those infections are connected to nearly 100,000 annual deaths. And a large portion of those health care-associated infections, or HAIs, can be prevented.


Bowls for Backpacks Event Raises Over $9,000 for Food Bank

Nebraska Wesleyan University’s fifth annual Bowls for Backpacks was another success, raising over $9,000 for the Food Bank of Lincoln.


Service Challenge Reaches 10,000 Hours

10,087: That’s how many hours Nebraska Wesleyan University students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends have collectively given in community service since August.


Homecoming Royalty Court Announced; See Events Schedule

Eight seniors have been selected to the 2012 Homecoming Royalty Court.

NWU Alum Shelley McHugh Named New Alumni Director

Shelley McHugh has been hired as the Director of Alumni Relations at Nebraska Wesleyan University.

Communication Professor Honored for Empowering Students

A communication studies professor has been honored for empowering, inspiring, and demanding nothing but excellence from her students.