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Delaney Hiegert
Newman alumna named NCAA Woman Of The Year Top 30 Honoree

by David Rung Months after her graduation from Newman, alumna Delaney Hiegert continues to showcase just how much she exemplifies the term student-athlete. On Thursday, Hiegert was named as one of the Top 30 honorees for the ...

Jetspy Awards
Student-athletes honored at annual ‘Jetspys’

by David Rung The Newman athletics department celebrated its student-athletes at the 4th Annual Jetspy Awards May 1, to cap the 2017-18 sports season. The yearly awards gala featured 26 awards presented to individuals or ...

Cardinal Newman Mass
Homily celebrates Newman namesake

Below is the Cardinal Newman Mass homily as delivered by Father John Fogliasso, university chaplain, Feb. 21, 2018. Welcome to the annual Cardinal Newman Mass. It is great to see so many students, staff, faculty ...

Change is on the horizon for Newman Athletics

By David Rung Shifting membership in the Heartland Conference has put the Newman athletics program in a position to seek an NCAA Division II conference affiliation with member schools that more closely align with its ...

Jets partner with Rocking M Media

By David Rung Newman Athletics has reached an agreement with Rocking M Media to be the official broadcast partner of the Jets, allowing the university’s brand to be broadcast across the state of Kansas for ...

Students present major projects at Spring 2017 Scholars Day

On May 5, more than 120 Newman University senior students showed the Newman community the best of their research, scholarly and artistic work at the Spring 2017 Scholars Day. Scholars Day, which is held at ...

Michael Pasco
‘Quiet Hero’ brought Coffee with a Cop to Wichita

By Amy Geiszler-Jones Editor’s Note: Newman University is a co-sponsor of the Difference Makers for Wichita Awards program that was launched in October 2016 to celebrate the contributions and positive influences of individuals and organizations that ...

2016 Party on the Plaza Rewind

The 2016 Party on the Plaza had to move inside due to rainy weather however the annual scholarship fundraising event was very successful. The Newman University Alumni and Advancement teams would like to thank the ...

Newman men’s basketball rolls in final non-league home game

Senior Gavin Thurman poured in a season-high 27 points and added eight rebounds, leading four players in double figures as the Newman Men’s Basketball Team led wire-to-wire to dispatch Bethel College, 99-77, on Monday, Dec. ...

Math and science 1998 – 2013 alumni invited to Nov. 16 reunion

Newman University alumni who graduated with a degree in math or the sciences between 1998 and 2013 are invited to a reunion Nov. 16. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. with a social and ...

Gerber Institute at Newman University to present Notre Dame Professor Margaret Pfeil lecture on race and reconciliation Nov. 7

Margaret Pfeil, Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame Department of Theology will present “Restorative Justice and Racial Reconciliation” at Newman University at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. ...

Affirmations of the university – Culture of Service

Randy Ware, a graduate admissions counselor at Newman, was recently recognized by the Young Professionals of Wichita as the YPW member with the most volunteer time in the community. Read more on the Young Professionals of Wichita ...

Singh, former student honored as ‘Health Care Heroes’

Newman University Professor of Biology Surendra Singh, Ph.D. was among several Wichita area health care practitioners, educators and supporters honored as the 2013 “Health Care Heroes” by the Wichita Business Journal. The group was recognized ...

Affirmations of the university – Empowering others

RoseMary Erives, a graduate of the Newman University Garden City M.S.Ed. ESOL program, is a 2013 finalist for the Crystal Apple Teacher award for Finney County, Kansas. The winner of the award will be announced ...

Read the new Newman University Magazine online

The premiere issue of Newman University Magazine is now available online at mag.newmanu.edu. The magazine, which succeeds the former Newman Challenge Alumni Magazine, features a new design and a new approach to reporting on the ...

Professor Lee Ann Fujii to speak on political violence at Newman University Oct. 28

Dr. Lee Ann Fujii, assistant professor of political science at the University of Toronto, will give a speech at 7 p.m., Oct. 28, at Newman University. The presentation, to be held in the Dugan-Gorges Conference ...

Newman to host Final Friday Senior Show Oct. 25

On Oct. 25 Newman will host a Senior Show, with graphic design artwork by senior Tori Hostick, in the Hallway Gallery of the De Mattias Fine Arts Center. The exhibition will take place from 5 to ...

Newman to host science and mathematics alumni open house Oct. 19

On Oct. 19 Newman University will host an alumni open house for all NU science and math alums. The event will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Heimerman Science Center on the ...

Final Friday Oct. 25 at Newman University Steckline Gallery features ‘Revolution; Evolution’ by ceramic artist Bruce Van Osdel

Bruce Van Osdel, ceramics artist, will exhibit his art pieces in “Revolution; Evolution” at the Steckline Gallery at Newman University. The exhibit, which begins with a Final Friday reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on ...

Newman University Music Department to present ‘Choral Grandeur’ in historic St. John’s Chapel Oct. 27

The Newman University Chorale and Troubadours will present their first vocal music concert of the year on Sunday, Oct. 27, at 3 p.m. in historic St. John’s Chapel inside Sacred Heart Hall on the campus ...

Newman to host Newman Transfer Night Oct. 24

On Oct. 24, Newman University will host a Transfer Night on the university campus. This event is for any transfer student wanting to learn more about the university. The event will begin at 6 p.m. ...

Newman University Men’s Basketball selected to host nationally televised game

The Newman University Men’s Basketball Team was recently selected by the NCAA and CBS Sports to host a nationally televised game on Feb. 22 where they will compete against Dallas Baptist University. Read more about ...

Wichita Alumni Happy Hour set for Oct. 24

Wichita area alums are invited to Newman University’s “Happy Hour” Thursday, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Oct. 24 at Oeno Wine Bar in Old Town. Catch up with fellow alums and enjoy drink specials at this alumni event.The ...

Affirmations of the university – Culture of Service

Students in the Newman Traditions and Transitions class led by Professor of Chemistry John Leyba, Ph.D. are showing their commitment to the university Core Value of “Culture of Service” by sponsoring a toy drive to ...

Newman Family Weekend begins Oct. 11

Newman University will host the annual Family Weekend event Oct. 11-13. All family and friends are welcome so come out and enjoy a weekend of family fun! ...

Second 8-Week Session begins Oct. 21

Now is the time to register for the second 8-week semester session. Classes will fill up fast and those interested are encouraged to register as soon as possible. The second 8-week session will begin on ...

Notre Dame historian Thomas Noble to deliver Hesburgh Lecture at Newman University Oct. 22

Dr. Thomas Noble, Professor of History from the University of Notre Dame, will deliver the annual Hesburgh Lecture at Newman University at 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 22. The speech is entitled “Western Civilization: What a ...

Father Gregory Boyle, S.J. teaches Boundless Compassion at Newman University Oct. 10

Father Gregory Boyle, S.J., founder and CEO of Homeboy Industries, will give a public lecture entitled “The Power of Boundless Compassion” at 7 p.m., Oct. 10 at Newman University in the Performance Hall. ...

Oct. 8 and 9 ‘Mission Talk’ focuses on first president of Newman University

Newman University will present the first “Mission Talk” of the 2013-2014 series on Oct. 8 and 9. This year’s Mission Talk series has been dedicated to the first president of Newman University Monsignor Leon A. ...

Newman University Men’s Basketball Selected to Host Nationally Televised Game

The Newman men’s basketball team will play in front of a national television audience. NU has been selected by the NCAA and CBS Sports to host the CBS Sports Network Game of the Week for ...

Affirmations of the university – Using our talents for the betterment of society

Rodney Tafoya, a Newman baseball alum who graduated in ’89, recently shared with The Wall Street Journal healthy living techniques he uses to foster his passion for the game. Read more on The Wall Street Journal ...

Newman to be closed at noon Oct. 18 for Fall Break

Newman will close at noon Friday, Oct. 18 for Fall Break. No classes will be held and all offices will be closed in the afternoon. The university will reopen on Monday, Oct. 21. ...

Affirmations of the university – Preparing successful students

Newman University celebrates student success. Newman graduate, Adelita Aldava, is featured in a Catholic Advance article. Read more on the Catholic Diocese of Wichita website. ...

Newman University hosts Annual Fall Alumni Sports Reunion Oct. 5

On Oct. 5 Newman will host its Annual Fall Alumni Sports Reunion, “Spread the Red.” All alums are encouraged to join their fellow alumni for games, food, and drinks. Alums will also receive a free ...

Golden Heart Club 50th reunion lunch and reception to be held Sept. 28

Members of the Sacred Heart Academy Class of 1963 will gather on Sept. 28 on the university campus to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of their graduation. The event will begin with lunch at 11:30 a.m. in ...

A great year once again for annual Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest

With the theme being such a hit in previous years, Newman once again held “Oktoberfest” for this year’s Party on the Plaza event. The event, held on Sept. 21, brought in enough attendants that nearly every ...

Newman University enrollment sets another record

Newman University officials announced today 20th day enrollment figures show another record fall enrollment for the university. According to the official federal enrollment report, 3736 students are enrolled in Newman classes, a 20 percent increase ...

Newman University names six to Board of Trustees

The Newman University Board of Trustees welcomed six new members in September 2013. They are Mike Bukaty, John Clevenger, Tad Druart, J.T. Klaus, Patricia Koehler, and Jeffrey O. Korsmo. ...

Fall Institute captures the positives

Newman University employees took some time during Fall Institute in August to recognize the many positive activities and hallmarks of the university. These responses will be shared weekly in Up to the Minute. ...

Final Friday Sept. 27 at Newman University Steckline Gallery features ‘Timeless Traditions, New Fire’ enamel show

The Newman University Steckline Gallery will present “Timeless Traditions, New Fire” by Susan de Wit and other artists as the second show of its 2013-2014 season. ...