Month: March 2011

NU360 2011 Upcoming Events
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Fourth ‘Mission Talk’ set for April 5 and 6

Newman University Chaplain Fr. Mike Simone will present the fourth installment in the Newman 2010-11 series of “Mission Talks” at noon Tuesday, April 5 and Wednesday, April 6, in the Tarcisia Roths, ASC Alumni Center. ...

Don’t miss the NU Silent Auction April 8

The Newman University Staff Assembly will stage its annual Silent Auction from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, April 8 in the Mabee Dining Center. This year’s auction will benefit the Wichita Women’s Initiative Network ...

Ohio State University professor to present for History Speaker Series

The recent disaster in Japan has propelled the world into learning the latest information about nuclear energy from the current field of scientific experts. It is apparent science has played and will continue to play ...

Free tickets available to see Troubadours in Kansas City area April 3

The Newman University select vocal ensemble the Troubadours will travel to Olathe, Kan., to perform at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 3 at the Bell Cultural Events Center, on the campus of MidAmerica Nazarene University, 2030 ...

Loretta Thome, ASC passes away March 25

Loretta Thome, ASC passed away Friday, March 25, 2011. She was 91, and was a professed Adorer of the Blood of Christ for 70 years. ...

Catholic Advance features Newman’s new Newman Studies program

Christopher Riggs of The Catholic Advance, the newspaper of the Wichita Diocese, has written a feature story highlighting Newman University’s new academic program which is prepared to launch in the fall. Riggs reports the program is “designed to . . .help ...

Gerber Institute at Newman University hosts lecture by author, education expert Alfie Kohn April 16

Nationally known author and education expert Alfie Kohn will present a lecture entitled “Don’t Beat Them, Join Them: Exploring the Value of Cooperation in a Society Addicted to Winning.” The presentation will take place Saturday, ...

Newman MSW in Colorado Springs recognizes staff and alum

Newman University in Colorado Springs, Colo., participated as a sponsor for the annual Social Work Month Awards event in Denver on March 4. The event, held at the Hilton Garden Inn, was hosted by the ...

Newman Night with the Wichita Wild

Newman Jets fans are invited to get wild with the Wichita Wild at Hartman Arena!* Wear your Newman gear and cheer on some Newman Jets! That’s right! Newman students Rashad Washington and Calvin Collazo also gear up as Wichita ...

Newman University Steckline Gallery presents group art exhibit “HE” March 25 – April 22

The Steckline Gallery at Newman University will feature a group exhibit of mixed media artworks curated by Matt Hilyard called “HE,” beginning with an opening reception at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 25. The show ...

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Newman University Literature Festival March 31 – April 1

Newman University’s 12th Annual Literature Festival and Scholar’s Day is set to satisfy participants much like a pot luck dinner. Consider it an educational stew for literature lovers and lifelong learners of all interests. And, it’s ...

Alumna and award-winning author Clare (Sander) Vanderpool to visit Newman April 6

The National Alumni Association will host a reception to honor and congratulate Clare (Sander) Vanderpool ’87 from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6 in the Tarcisia Roths, ASC Alumni Center inside Dugan Library ...

President Carrocci is invited guest on radio talk show

Newman University President Noreen Carrocci, Ph.D. was the invited guest for Steve McIntosh’s 30-minute radio talk show, Issues, which is broadcast on several Entercom Radio stations. Carrocci and McIntosh discuss Newman University, its students and faculty, and higher education in ...

Spring Break begins March 21

Newman University classes will close Monday, March 21 through Friday, March 25 for Spring Break. Campus offices will close at noon on Friday, March 25 for the break. Classes and offices will resume normal operating ...

Career Fair set for March 31

Newman University and Friends University will again partner to present the Spring 2011 “Career Fair on Highway 54” from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 31 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. ...

The Troubadours take New York

Watch a video of the Newman University Troubadours as they rehearsed for their March 13 appearance in Carnegie Hall and enjoyed other moments from their trip to New York City. ...

Project SONRISA seeks toothbrushes for Guatemalan children

The Newman University Project SONRISA is again seeking donations of toothbrushes for Guatemalan children. The project has set a goal this year of collecting 11,000 toothbrushes by April 1. ...

Newman University featured in national magazine

Newman University is featured in the February/March 2011 issue of Momentum magazine. ...

Newman recognizes outstanding alumni, bestows prestigious Cardinal Newman Medal

Newman University presented its top awards to several worthy recipients at the Feb. 26 Cardinal Newman Banquet and Awards Ceremony, held in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. ...

“Camino al Futuro – Strengthening Latino Families” Event Returns to Newman

Newman University welcomes the 2011 “Camino al Futuro – Strengthening Latino Families”event back to campus this Saturday, March 12. For the second year this event will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the ...

Radiologic Technology and Sonography programs accepting applications for admission

Those interested have until April 1 to make application to Newman’s Radiologic Technology and Sonography programs for Fall 2011 classes. The Rad Tech program educates students to become radiographers who specialize in the use of x-rays ...

Daylight Saving Time begins March 13

Don’t forget to set your clocks ahead one hour before going to bed Saturday. Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 13. ...

Newman University honors fall 2010 graduates

The Newman University Fall 2010 Commencement ceremony was held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010 at Central Community Church, 6100 W. Maple. A total of 160 students graduated. ...

Newman University to award honorary degrees to Mickey Armstrong, Marj Chance May 14

Newman University will honor Mildred “Mickey” Armstrong and Marjorie “Marj” Chance with Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degrees during the Newman Spring 2011 Commencement ceremony, beginning at 10 a.m. May 14 at Central Community ...

Basketball teams head to Heartland Conference Tournament

Don’t miss the Jets as they go into action Friday, March 4 at the Heartland Conference Basketball Championship Tournament, on the campus of St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. Both the men’s and women’s ...

Sloppy Joes to perform March 3 and 4

The Newman University improv group The Sloppy Joes will perform Thursday evening, March 3 at Mead’s Corner, 430 E. Douglas in Wichita. The group will follow a theatre open-mic night that begins at 7 p.m. ...

Up to the Minute expands distribution

Newman University has expanded the distribution list of the weekly e-newsletter Up to the Minute. The newsletter provides information on current and upcoming events, news and other items of interest on a variety of topics ...

NU360five 2011 Events
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