Month: May 2011

Newman offers new early childhood education degree

Newman University is now offering a new degree program that gives area residents an opportunity to earn a degree that qualifies them for both elementary and early childhood education. ...

Pope Takes Third at USBC Singles Championship

Newman University’s Matt Pope claimed third place at the USBC Intercollegiate Singles Championships, which concluded Tuesday at Euless Lanes in Euless, Texas. Pope was the only Newman bowler competing in the event. ...

Dual-admissions agreement with Dodge City Community College offers students scholarship, ease of transfer to Newman University

Newman University and Dodge City Community College (DCCC) have created an agreement that will offer a dual-admissions program and a special scholarship for DCCC students who continue their education at Newman. The agreement allows DCCC ...

Newman University Wichita Campus Closing 5-24

Wichita campus closing at 4:15 Tues 5-24 due to forecasted severe weather.  Be safe! ...

Newman University joins with other schools, agencies to present ‘Strengthening Families Summit’ June 8- 9

Newman University is joining forces with other educational institutions, community leaders and public and private agencies to present a two-day event designed to help Kansas families. ...

Ferreira Named to Academic All-District First Team

Newman University senior tennis player Laryssa Ferreira has been named to the 2010-11 CoSIDA/Capital One All-District 7 College Division Women’s At-Large First Team, the organization announced Thursday. Ferreira was Newman’s only representative on the team, ...

Sister Thomasine Stoecklein honored for service to Newman

Thomasine Stoecklein, ASC, who retired from Newman University after close to 50 years of service, was honored at a card shower and reception May 17 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. The event included comments by ...

Newman again appointed to national community service honor roll

Newman University has been named to the 2010 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for its commitment to and achievements in service to America’s communities. Newman, which was also on the 2008 honor roll, ...

New nursing scholarship programs established

Gifts from one of the Spring 2011 honorary degree recipients will create new scholarship programs for students seeking a degree in nursing or an allied health field at Newman University. The gift will create one ...

Up to the Minute slowing down for the summer

Starting today, May 19, Up to the Minute will be slowing down for the summer and will be issued every other week. During the summer, issues will appear on June 2, June 16, June 30, July 14, July 28, Aug. 11, ...

Europe by Rail – Newman students study in Europe for the summer

Newman University Associate Professor of History Kelly McFall, Ph.D. is leading a group of 13 Newman students on a summer study trip to Europe called Europe by Rail. ...

NU360 Baccalaureate
Newman graduates provide reflections at Spring 2011 Baccalaureate Mass

Watch NU students Gloria Bayer, Grace Blum, Uy Phi and Julie Schmeidler offer personal reflections on their experiences at Newman during the Spring 2011 Baccalaureate Mass, May 13 in historic St. John’s Chapel. ...

Newman University honors graduating nurses

Clearwater graduate earns top nursing award Newman University recognized 27 candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at the annual Nurses’ Pinning ceremony held May 13, 2011 on the Newman campus. ...

Today’s Visitors

NU welcomes to campus a big group today! Welcome Nicole Fears, Southeast Missouri State University transfer, Florissant, Mo., nursing; Athalee Pat, Sunrise Christian Academy senior, Peck, Kan., English; MacKenzie Stramel, Sterling College transfer, Hutchinson, Kan., sonography; Lauren Baker, Kapaun Mt. Carmel High School senior, Derby, ...

Newman University celebrates spring 2011 graduates

Newman University celebrated spring 2011 Commencement weekend May 13 -15 with a variety of activities honoring graduates and members of the greater Newman community. ...

Catholic Advance reports on NU master’s of theology graduating class

A story in the Catholic Advance, the official newspaper of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita, reports on the first class of students to graduate from the Newman University master’s of theology program. Twenty five students ...

NU360 2011 Final Video
Newman 360Five

In this, the final episode for the spring 2011 semester, hosts Adam Grelinger and Ray Williams ask students to share their favorite memories of Newman. “Thank you Newman Community for all of your support. Catch ...

NU will host Music Theatre of Wichita workshop for teens

Music Theatre of Wichita in cooperation with Newman University will stage a summer camp style one-week intensive musical theatre academy for teens and theatre educators called MTWorkshop. The workshop, which will take place on the ...

Bookstore goes to summer hours May 16

The Newman University Bookstore hours will change for the summer, beginning on May 16. ...

High school cancer survivor to attend Newman

See the Kansas.com story about Wichita Southeast High School student Nick Jones’ fight against cancer and his fight to graduate on time with his class. Jones plans to attend Newman University this coming fall. Read the Story. ...

Newman University honors participants in Native American Scholar Program

Newman University honored 17 Native American students from seven high schools in the Wichita area at a recent banquet for their participation in a program designed to keep them in school and consider a career ...

Newman University raises $3,000 for Women’s Initiative Network

Members of the Newman University Staff Assembly Silent Auction Committee met with staff and participants from the Wichita Women’s Initiative Network (WIN) May 2 to present a check for $3,012. The money was raised through ...

Jets battle Wingnuts to 8-8 tie

It was a battle to the end as the Newman baseball team took on the independent minor league Wichita Wingnuts at Eck Stadium on Monday night. The Jets’ eight-run inning in the sixth led way ...