Month: December 2013

Newman holds Fall 2013 Graduation ceremonies

The Newman University Fall 2013 Commencement took place Dec. 14 at Central Community Church, 6100 W. Maple. The ceremony included the awarding of degrees to 45 candidates for associate’s degrees, 98 candidates for bachelor’s degrees, ...

Newman introduces new Master of Science in Education – Organizational Leadership degree

The Newman University Graduate Education department is excited to announce the addition of a new degree option for working adults. The degree, a Master of Science in Education – Organizational Leadership, will allow students to ...

Affirmations of the university – Preparation for the Future

Patricia Waring and Shannon Hinson, graduates of the Newman University Nursing program, speak about how Newman has helped prepare them for life after college. ...

Today’s Visitors

NU welcomes our visitors on campus today! Laura Scoles, Butler Community College transfer, Andover, Kan., Deciding; Jade Schopplein, Cowley County Community College transfer, Wichita, Kan., Nursing; Natalie Minchow, University of Sioux Falls transfer, South Bend, ...

Newman University honors the late Doug Stanley at Fall 2013 Commencement

Newman University honored the late Douglas L. Stanley with a posthumous Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degree during the Fall 2013 Commencement ceremony Dec. 14. Stanley’s widow Sheryl Stanley accepted the honorary degree for ...

Newman University honors nursing degree candidates

Newman University recognized 20 candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at the annual Nurses’ Pinning ceremony held Dec. 13 on the Newman campus. ...

University closes Dec. 23 for Christmas break

Newman University offices will be closed for the Christmas holiday beginning Monday, Dec. 23. Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014. Spring 2014 MBA classes begin Jan. 2. All other classes ...

Affirmations: Four Newman alums receive KU School of Medicine-Wichita family medicine scholarships

Four alumni from the Newman University Class of 2010 were among eight fourth-year medical students at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita to receive scholarships to continue their studies in family medicine. Joseph Baalmann, Issac ...

Wichita high school students learn more about college, science through Newman University Hispanic Scholar Program

Nineteen Wichita area high school students got a taste of college life – and two hours of college credit – by successfully completing the 2013 Newman University Hispanic Scholar Program. The students, who performed individualized ...

Newman University to hold Fall 2013 graduation activities Dec. 13 – 14

Newman University will hold the Fall 2013 Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement ceremony on Dec. 13 and Dec. 14, respectively. The Newman School of Nursing and Allied Health will also honor candidates for the Bachelor of ...

Newman University students demonstrate academic prowess at Dec. 9 ‘Scholars Day’

On Dec. 9, 70 junior and senior students will show the world what they’ve learned during their time at Newman University. The students will be participants of the first “Scholars Day,” an event that will ...

Newman alums at Via Christi-St. Teresa invited to Dec. 11 event

Newman University alumni who are physicians, nurses, nurse anesthetists and other allied health professionals employed by Via Christi-St. Teresa are invited to a special event on Wednesday, Dec. 11 in Conference Room 155 at the ...

Newman to live stream Baccalaureate and Commencement ceremonies Dec.13 and 14

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

Affirmations: Sonography major finds Newman University more affordable than she thought

Samantha McCosh is a recent transfer student to Newman University from the Wichita Area Technical College. McCosh, who is pursuing a degree in sonography, said she was surprised to learn that Newman was within her ...

Newman School of Nursing catalyst and honorary degree recipient Marj Chance featured in Via Christi magazine

Marjorie “Marj” (Westwood) Chance, who sponsors nursing scholarships at Newman University and played a key role in establishing the School of Nursing at Newman, is featured in the “Chat with the CEO” section of the ...

NU alumni sciences and mathematics educators event cancelled

The Newman University sciences and mathematics educators alumni event planned for Dec. 7 has  been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. ...

Ugly Sweater 5k Run/Walk

Newman University is hosting an Ugly Sweater 5k Run/Walk to support the Make-a-Wish Foundation on Dec. 7, at 10 a.m. Come support a good cause and break out your ugly sweaters! ...

Music Department presents Christmas choral concert Dec. 8

The Newman University Music Department will present “Winter’s Song,” its annual Christmas choral concert, at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in Performance Hall, inside the De Mattias Fine Arts Center on the Newman University campus. ...