Faculty and Staff

Sandy McBride, assistant professor of English and Coordinator of Services for Students with Disabilities, has been honored with NWU's inaugural "Faculty Mentor of the Year" award.

English Professor Wins Inaugural Faculty Mentor Award

A Nebraska Wesleyan University English professor and Coordinator of Services for Students with Disabilities has been recognized by her peers for generously devoting time and energy to mentoring faculty.

NWU Celebrates Service Awards

Nebraska Wesleyan University celebrated its employees at its annual university dinner on August 18. Several employees were recognized for their years of service to the university.


35 Years

Music and gender studies professor John Spilker is the 2016-2017 Prouty Teaching Award winner.

Music and Gender Studies Professor Receives Prouty Teaching Award

At the start of each semester, music and gender studies professor John Spilker invites his students to review and sign a contract titled, “Ground Rules for Class Discussion.”

In signing the contract, students agree to be open-minded during class discussions, learn to recognize and evaluate their own set opinions and then set them aside to promote open, academic dialogue.

Nancy Wehrbein has been recognized with the university's CORE Award for her work in writing grants that have positioned NWU to receive national recognition.

Wehrbein Honored With University's CORE Award

Congratulations to Nancy Wehrbein, director of sponsored programs and foundation relations, who was awarded the university’s CORE Award on March 13.

German Professor Named "Exemplary Teacher"

Laura Franz may be a part-time German instructor, but she gives her students full-time attention.

Sandy Ferrell Named C.O.R.E Award Winner

Sandy Ferrell, human resources assistant, has been recognized with the university's C.O.R.E Award.

NWU Service Awards

Congratulations to the following employees who were recognized during the University Dinner on August 19 for their service to the university:

History Professor Named Faculty Advisor of the Year

Sandra Mathews-Benham, professor of history, has been named the 2015-2016 Faculty Advisor of the Year.

Archway Cafe Summer Hours

The Archway Cafe is open this summer!

Campus Remembers Longtime History Professor David Mickey

Dr. David Hopwood Mickey has been personally involved with the entire history of Nebraska Wesleyan University until now.