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Newman University stages world premiere of ‘How the Dog Runs’ Oct. 10-13

For the first time ever members of Newman University’s Theatre Department will present a play never before witnessed on stage. The play “How the Dog Runs” will be performed in the Jabara Theatre at Newman ...

Newman University Celebrates Kansas Private College Week

Governor Sam Brownback proclaimed the week of Sept. 16 – 22, 2013 as “Kansas Private College Week.” Newman University is one of 18 private colleges in Kansas which comprise the Kansas Independant College Association (KICA). ...

Newman to host 80th birthday party

To celebrate the 80th anniversary, Student Activities will host an 80th birthday party for Newman University from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Center, inside the Dugan Library and Campus Center. Birthday cake ...

Newman needs your continued support

For 80 years, Newman University has been “…empowering graduates to transform society.” Our name has changed but our focus remains the same. On this special day, we are asking all alumni and friends of Newman ...

Founders Plaza and the “buried” time capsule

As Newman University celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2008, it dedicated Founders Plaza and buried a time capsule to be dug up in 2033 at the centennial celebration. Founders Plaza has become a major hub on ...

A Dynamic Duo of Adorers

In the heart of Missouri, two blood sisters, Genevieve and Pauline, were born to Peter and Cecilia Stieferman. Shortly after the turn of the 20th century the family moved to Okarche, Oklahoma. Genevieve joined the Adorers ...

Newman’s 1st nursing program

When speaking about Newman’s stellar Nursing program, usually the presenter is referring to the St. Francis Hospital School of Nursing and its move to the NU campus. After a thorough study of diploma education vs. ...

Bookstore to offer special 80th anniversary t-shirt

Celebrate and share Newman’s 80th Anniversary publicly with a commemorative 80th anniversary T-shirt! Get yours now while supplies last at the Newman Bookstore for $10.80. ...

Scooters and NU Bookstore to have special deals for 80th anniversary

The Newman University Marketplace inside Dugan Library and Campus Center invites NU fans to visit all day Sept. 12 for great drink and Bookstore deals in celebration of the university’s 80th anniversary. Scooter’s Coffeehouse is ...

Special cyber medallion hunt in honor of 80th anniversary

In honor of Newman’s 80th anniversary, a special medallion hunt will be held all day today. Unlike usual medallion hunts held in the past, the item in the cyber hunt will not actually be anywhere ...

Sept. 12, 2013 marks 80 years of growth, change for Newman University

As the Newman University community celebrates the 80th Anniversary of the founding of the institution, a brief look back over those eight decades shows a history of challenge, growth, change – and a determination to ...

Newman University celebrates 80th Anniversary

Newman University students, faculty, staff and friends join in a full day of activities Sept. 12, 2013 to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of the founding of the institution. Among the highlights are a medallion “cyberhunt,” ...

Newman’s 80th anniversary approaches

Check out this video preview as we prepare for Newman University’s 80 Anniversary celebration. ...

Newman University booth ready for State Fair opening Sept. 5

The Newman University State Fair booth is ready to go for the 11 a.m. opening on Sept. 5 of the Meadowlark Building at the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson. This year the booth will include ...

Newman history trivia questions: Week Three

As part of Newman University’s upcoming 80th Anniversary celebration, Up to the Minute is including some NU history trivia questions over the next few issues. ...

Get tickets now for Sept. 21 Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest

Tickets for the Sept. 21 Newman University “Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest 2013” are going fast. Those interested in attending this year’s event are encouraged to purchase tickets soon before the limited seating event ...

Newman University dedicates Dresselhaus SGA Patio Aug. 29

Former Vice President for Finance and Administration Mark Dresselhaus was honored Aug. 29 with the dedication of a new patio bearing his name. The patio project was initiated by the Newman University Student Government Association, which voted in the ...

President Carrocci to be on Wichita Business Journal panel discussion ‘Women to Women’ Sept. 10

Newman University President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. will be one of five local women in business and education who will take part in a panel discussion called “Women to Women,” presented by the Wichita Business Journal on Sept. ...

Newman closed for Labor Day Sept. 2

Newman classes and offices will be closed all day on Monday, Sept. 2 for the Labor Day holiday. The university will resume regular hours on Tuesday, Sept. 3. ...

Newman history trivia questions: Week Two

As part of Newman University’s upcoming 80th Anniversary celebration, Up to the Minute is including some NU history trivia questions over the next few issues. ...

Newman University staff, faculty honored for service

Several Newman University faculty and staff members were honored for their years of service at the Fall Institute luncheon on Aug. 19. ...

Volunteers needed for Kansas State Fair booth

On Sept. 6, Newman will set up a booth at the annual Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson, Kan. Volunteers are needed at the booth as there are multiple slots still open for any faculty, staff, ...

First Newman University-UK students begin studies at Newman University-US

Four students from Newman University in Birmingham, U.K., are set to begin the fall 2013 semester at Newman University in Wichita. ...

Newman prepares for 80th Anniversary

Sept. 12 marks Newman University’s 80th Anniversary. In light of the celebration, Newman has developed an 80th Anniversary logo for use in future publications, print materials, and in a special edition of Up to the ...

Some interesting trivia questions about Newman history

As part of Newman University’s upcoming 80th Anniversary celebration, Up to the Minute will include some NU history trivia questions over the next few issues. ...

Final Friday Aug. 30 at Newman University Steckline Gallery features ‘AHHD Art’ by John Hicks

The Newman University Steckline Gallery will present “AHHD Art” by artist John Hicks as the first show of its 2013-2014 season. The exhibit of paintings, which begins with a Final Friday reception from 5 to ...

Newman University to stage Party on the Plaza-Oktoberfest Sept. 21 to raise funds for student scholarships

Newman University will present “Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest 2013” as this year’s annual fundraising and social event from 4:30 to 9 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 21 on Founders Plaza, just south of the De ...

Today’s Visitors

NU welcomes our visitors on campus today! Austin Rivera, Frederick High School Senior 2014, Frederick, Colo. Graphic Design; Lisa Whitson, Amarillo College Transfer Student, Wichita, Kan. Diagnostic Medical Sonography; Shannon Wood, Bishop Leblond High School ...

Newman University Biology Professor Surendra Singh named ‘Health Care Hero’

Newman University Professor of Biology Surendra Singh, Ph.D. was among 27 Wichita-area individuals and organizations selected for the “Health Care Heroes” awards for 2013 by the Wichita Business Journal. Singh was selected for the Lifetime ...

Newman offices closed for Fall Institute Aug.19

On Aug. 19, Newman University faculty and staff will be unavailable and offices will be closed for Fall Institute. Offices will reopen on Aug. 20 at 8 a.m. ...

Jet Open golf tournament postponed to Aug. 12

Due to flooding from recent rains, the Jet Open golf tournament has been postponed until Monday, Aug. 12 at Rolling Hills Country Club in Wichita. For questions or  more information, contact the Newman Athletic Department at ...

Newman student-athletes earn top academic awards for the sixth time in seven years

For the third straight year, the Newman athletic programs achieved the highest GPA in the Heartland Conference. Newman’s programs combined for a 3.26 grade point average for the 2012-13 academic year. This is Newman’s sixth ...

First Steckline Gallery exhibit begins Aug. 30

Newman University’s Steckline Gallery will open its 2013-2014 season on Aug. 30. All artist receptions are on the Final Friday of the month and all Art for Lunch events will be on Tuesdays from noon to ...

Register early for Fall 2013 classes

As summer comes to a close, students wishing to register for classes are encouraged to do so soon, as classes will be filling up. Fall 2013 classes at Newman University are scheduled to begin on ...

Follow @NewmanU_Jobs to get the latest tweets on current job openings

The Newman University Employment Opportunities web site has expanded to provide a quick and easy way to stay up to date with current job openings in Wichita and the surrounding area. A new Twitter account ...

Newman Info Night for Career Advantage programs to continue July 23

Newman University Admissions staff will once again host an Info Night for those adults who desire to return to college to complete either an associate or bachelor’s degree. The Info Nights provide an opportunity to ...

Save the Date for the 2013 Party on the Plaza – Sept. 21

Newman University will host its annual fundraising event – Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest – on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013. Make plans now to join in the fun on Founders Plaza with live entertainment, ...

Nominate your favorite alum for a 2014 Alumni Award

The Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2014 distinguished alumni awards. Nominees must be graduates of the academy, junior college or college/university at least five years beyond their graduation year. Award recipients will be ...

Adorers celebrate 50th Jubilee

A story about the 50th Jubilee of Therese Wetta, ASC that appeared in the June 27, 2013 edition of Up to the Minute inadvertently neglected to include the Jubilees of three other ASC sisters. ...

Wichita Alumni Happy Hour set for July 25

Wichita area alums are invited to Newman University’s “Happy Hour” Thursday, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., July 25 at Oeno Wine Bar in Old Town. Catch up with fellow alums and enjoy drink specials at this alumni event. ...