Month: May 2013

Wichita Gladiator Dash to be held June 8

This year’s Wichita Gladiator Dash event will be held on Saturday, June 8 at Sedgwick County Park. With more than 1,000 participants in last year’s competitive event, the Wichita Gladiator Dash was a huge success and ...

Newman University celebrates Ablah Awards recipients at luncheon

Newman University Spring 2013 graduates Adrienne Fox and Brice Albert were honored at a May 24 luncheon at the university hosted by Newman President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. Fox and Albert, both of Colwich, Kan., ...

Newman University in Colorado Springs celebrates Spring 2013 Master of Social Work graduates

Twenty-three residents of Colorado Springs and surrounding areas received a Master of Social Work degree from Newman University. The university, which is based in Wichita, Kan., offers coursework leading to the MSW degree through its ...

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Newman holds Spring 2013 Graduation ceremonies

On May 10 and 11, Newman University celebrated the Spring 2013 graduates with Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement. Check out more videos from graduation on the Newman University YouTube channel or visit the Newman University Flickr ...

Newman University School of Social Work, Aging & Wellness Coalition partner to host Senior University June 11-13

The Newman University School of Social Work has partnered with The Aging & Wellness Coalition of Sedgwick County to host the second summer session of “Senior University.” The event, scheduled for June 11-13, was created ...

Students encouraged to register for 8-week summer classes

8-week classes for the Newman University summer 2013 session begin June 10. Students planning on registering for the 8-week summer courses are encouraged to do so as soon as possible. The enrollment deadline for 8-week ...

Newman University Western Kansas graduate making a difference

Britta Hartman, a recent graduate from Newman University in Western Kansas, is making a difference at USD 443 in Dodge City. A substitute teacher for the school, Hartman introduces young students into the world of ...

Newman office hours change for the summer

Newman office hours for the registrar, student accounts and financial aid area will change for the summer. Office hours starting May 20 will be Monday thru Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Office hours will ...

Newman closed for Memorial Day

Offices will be closed at Newman University Monday, May 27 in observance of Memorial Day. Newman will resume normal hours on Tuesday, May 28. ...

Newman University Occupational Therapy students receive pins

Students in the Newman University Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) program were recognized at a pinning ceremony May 11 on the Newman campus. The ceremony honors the completion of coursework and the beginning of two professional ...

Newman University honors Spring 2013 nursing degree graduates

Newman University recognized 24 candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at the annual Nurses’ Pinning ceremony held May 10 on the Newman campus. ...

Albert, Fox receive 2013 Ablah Awards

Newman University senior Brice J. Albert of Colwich, Kan., received the Harvey J. Ablah Award and senior Adrienne Fox, also of Colwich, received the Leona J. Ablah Award during the Spring and Summer 2013 Commencement Ceremony May 11. ...

Donald Bittner ’77 receives honorary degree at Spring 2013 Commencement

Captain Donald Bittner, M.D. ’77 received a Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degree during the Newman University Spring and Summer Commencement ceremony May 11. ...

Request a DVD copy of Commencement

Due to the high amount of devices accessing WiFi at the Spring 2013 Commencement ceremony, live streaming of the event was not possible as the access volume increased. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have ...

Newman University honors graduating Master of Social Work students at pinning ceremony

The Newman University School of Social Work honored Spring and Summer 2013 graduates of the Master of Social Work program with a pinning ceremony held May 3, 2013 on the Newman campus. ...

Newman University honors participants in Native American Scholar Program

Newman University honored 20 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 alumnus Tim Norton to be honored as Humanitarian of the Year

Newman University alumnus and Sedgwick County Commissioner Tim Norton will be honored as Humanitarian of the Year at a benefit event starting at 6:30 p.m., May 21 at the Abode Venue, 1330 E. Douglas in ...

Newman community mourns passing of former head cashier Marilyn McMillan

The Newman University community was saddened to learn of the passing of Marilyn McMillan, age 66, on Tuesday, May 7. Marilyn left Newman University earlier this spring after serving nearly 20 years as the university’s ...

Bookstore and library hours change starting May 13

The Newman University Bookstore and Dugan Library hours will change for the summer, beginning on May 13. ...

Newman to stream Baccalaureate and Commencement events live on YouTube

Can’t make it to your friend or family member’s Newman University graduation events? No problem! This year Newman will stream both its Baccalaureate and Commencement ceremonies live on YouTube. ...

Visit Newman at the Art and Book Fair May 11 and 12

Director of Theatre Mark Mannette and the Fine Arts Department invites those attending the 54th Annual Art and Book Fair this weekend to stop in at the Newman University booth and say hello! ...

Instrumental Music to host ‘A Concert in the Park’ May 5

The Newman University Instrumental Music Ensembles will present “A Concert in the Park” on May 5 at 2 p.m. The Concert Band, Jazz Band and String Ensemble will perform this “en plein air” concert on ...

Newman University to hold Spring 2013 graduation activities May 10-11

Newman University will stage a number of events May 10 and May 11 to celebrate Spring 2013 graduation. ...

See what you missed from ‘A Night at the Royale’

The following video snippet is taken from last week’s performance by the Newman University Music Department and was posted on Youtube by Jim Howell. The video segment highlights the performance of “The Latte Boy” sung ...