Author: Anthony D'Alessio

KICA study reveals economic impact from Friends University and Newman University

The Kansas Independent Colleges Association (KICA) recently did a study on all 18 KICA colleges and universities. The study shows how much income Kansas independent colleges and universities generate and how they have affected the ...

Mass of the Holy Spirit to be held on Aug. 28

On Aug. 28 the Mass of the Holy Spirit and Matriculation Service will be held on the Newman University campus. The mass will begin at 11 a.m. in St. John’s Chapel in Sacred Heart Hall. ...

Volunteers needed for Newman University booth at the Kansas State Fair

On Sept. 5, crowds will gather to the annual Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson, Kan. Newman is looking for volunteers to help at our State Fair booth. The booth will be stationed in the Meadowlark ...

KU School of Medicine-Wichita and Newman University present health and wellness lecture series

The KU School of Medicine-Wichita and Newman University are beginning a monthly health and wellness education lecture series, HealthPulse, which is open to the public. The HealthPulse lectures will include lunch, and will take place ...

Still time to apply for Fall 2014 semester

Fall 2014 semester classes begin Aug. 23. For those who haven’t yet applied there is still time. The last day to add or drop semester classes is Sept. 5. To enroll or for more information, ...

Newman receives thanks from Women’s Initiative Network

Following this year’s successful Staff Assembly Silent Auction, which raised $4,522 for both the Hearts & Hands Fund and the Women’s Initiative Network, Newman received a letter of appreciation from WIN Development Director Diana Rawlings, ...

Newman University holds 30th Annual Jet Open Tournament

This year, Newman Athletics held the Laurie Bell Memorial 30th Annual Jet Open Charity Golf Tournament. The event began on Sunday Aug. 3 with a kick-off party and fundraising auctions that drew more than 300 ...

Express Admissions and Enrollment Day moved to Sacred Heart Hall

Due to a power outage in the Dugan Conference Center, the Express Admissions and Enrollment Day event has been moved to Sacred Heart Hall in the Heritage Room. ...

Registration day set for July 11

Newman’s final Early Registration Day will take place on Friday, July 11. Early Registration Days allow students to complete necessary items prior to New Student Orientation. These registration days consist of class registration, finalization of ...

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Newman offering Express Admissions and Enrollment Day July 31

On July 31, Newman University and the Office of Admissions will offer Express Admissions Enrollment for transfer and adult students who meet minimum admission requirements for their chosen major. The event will take place from ...

Newman to host MBA information session July 21

On July 21 Newman University will host an MBA information session on the Newman campus. The event will take place at 5:30 p.m. in the De Mattias Fine Arts Center and will allow current students ...

Students invited to attend upcoming Transfer Transition July 18

On July 18 from 9 a.m. to noon Newman University will host a Transfer Transition day on the Newman campus. Enrolled transfer students are invited to attend to learn more about NU. Attendees will receive ...

Operation hours change for the Newman bookstore and library

The Dugan Library and Campus Center is currently without electricity because of a blown transformer. The Newman Bookstore will be open only from noon to 2 p.m. and from 4 to 6 p.m. today; the ...

Seeking nominations for our 2015 Distinguished Alumni Honorees

Since the first formal alumni award was presented almost 50 years ago, the Newman University Alumni Association has continually presented awards to accomplished alumni each year. Our goal is to pay tribute to our alumni ...

Newman hosts Registration Day June 6

Newman University is hosting a Registration Day for new freshman students and others who have preregistered for the event on Friday, June 6 in the Dugan Library and Campus Center. ...

Wichita Grand Opera offers special ticket price to Newman community May 31

On May 31 the Wichita Grand Opera invites the Newman community to see Rossini’s The Barber of Seville at the Orpheum Theatre at 7 p.m. Newman students, faculty and staff will receive discounted tickets for $15. ...

Newman closed for Memorial Day

Offices will be closed at Newman University Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. Newman will resume normal hours on Tuesday, May 27. ...

Newman to host ‘Newman Night with the Wild’ June 7

Newman will host “Newman Night with the Wild” at Hartman Arena on June 7. The event includes free tickets for the family to the game. Seating is limited and tickets will be given on a first-come-first-served ...

Join us at ‘Newman Night with the Wichita Wingnuts’ May 31

On Saturday, May 31 Newman will host “Newman Night with the Wingnuts” at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. The event includes free tickets for the family to the game. Seating is limited and tickets will be given on a ...

Up to the Minute to be released every other week throughout the summer

After today’s issue, the Up to the Minute newsletter will be sent out every other week during the summer. Regular weekly editions will begin again on Aug. 28. The first day of fall classes is Aug. 23. ...

Affirmations of the university – Alum receives award from Wichita Arts Council

Newman alum Sonny Laracuente recently received the first ever City Arts Emerging Artist Award, sponsored by the Wichita Arts Council, Inc. As award recipient, Laracuente will have an exclusive showing of his art next year ...

NU Baseball earns No. 3 seed in Heartland Conference

The Newman University Jets baseball team recently earned the No. 3 seed in the Heartland Conference Baseball Tournament. They will play the University of Saint Mary, the No. 2 seed, at 1 p.m. on May ...

Newman to live stream Commencement ceremony May 10

Can’t make it to your friend or family member’s Newman University graduation ceremony? Newman will stream Spring 2014 Commencement live through YouTube. ...

Sacred Heart College Class of 1964 to be inducted into Golden Hearts Club May 11

The Sacred Heart College Class of 1964 will be officially inducted into the Golden Hearts Club of Newman University over the weekend of May 9 – 11.  In preparation for this joyous occasion, there will ...

Newman student-athletes receive Heartland Awards

Several Newman student-athletes have recently received honors or been named to all-conference teams by the Heartland Conference. Read more on the NU Athletics website. ...

Newman University honors student achievements at Academic Awards Convocation

Newman University honored student scholars and leaders for their outstanding academic achievements and accomplishments at the 2014 Academic Honors and Awards Convocation, held April 23 on the Newman campus. ...

See highlights from the Newman University 15th Annual Literary Festival

Newman University presented the 15th Annual Literary Festival from April 3 to 5. The theme for this year’s event was “Zombiefest.” The three day event consisted of discussions with Literary Festival keynote speaker Robin Becker, ...

Newman to host LinkedIn workshop for students April 15

Newman invites all students to a LinkedIn workshop and social mixer on April 15. The workshop will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Tarcisia Roths ASC Alumni Center and will include an ...

NU National Alumni Association accepting nominations to serve on board of directors

The Newman University National Alumni Association is accepting nominations for alumni members to serve a three-year term on the Alumni Board of Directors beginning in June 2014. Board meetings occur three times per year in ...

Newman to host workshop for Professional Development Lunch and Learn Series April 17

On April 17, Newman will host the first of three workshops for the Professional Development Lunch and Learn Series. The workshop is entitled “Active Listening – Techniques for Enhancing Workplace Relationships.” The speaker for the event ...

Newman University to host transfer information night April 24

On April 24, Newman will host an informational night for transfer students. Students planning to transfer to Newman will be able to learn about the admission process, scholarships and financial aid, as well as any ...

View photos from Cardinal Newman Week

See photos and video of all the festivities of Cardinal Newman Week in February. Photos of the week can be found on the Newman University Flickr website. ...

RSVPs and testimonials needed for April 12 ’80 Years of Science’ event

RSVPs are needed by April 2 for the April 12 “Celebrating 80 Years of Science Education” event. Also, testimonials are needed as soon as possible to honor Professor of Biology Surendra Singh, Ph.D., who is retiring ...

NU to host Silent Auction April 11

Newman University will host the 14th Annual Silent Auction on April 11 staged by Staff Assembly. The auction will take place from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Mabee Dining Center. The proceeds benefit ...

Newman welcomes Wichita Diocesan priests to luncheon

Several priests from the Wichita Diocese took the opportunity to join Newman University President Noreen Carrocci, Ph.D. for lunch and a brief program on Feb. 27. The event, held on Newman’s campus, provided an opportunity ...

Newman giving away more free tickets for Wichita Thunder

For anyone who missed out on the last ticket giveaway, we have 50 tickets for the Wichita Thunder Hockey game Friday, March 14 at 7 p.m. It’s Team Photo Night sponsored by Newman University and ...

See final performance of ‘Iphigenia’ Monday

The final performance of “Iphigenia” has been rescheduled for Monday, March 3, at 7:30 p.m. ...

Free tickets to Wichita Thunder game courtesy of Thunder Assistant Coach Travis Wight

Attention all hockey fans! Newman University is giving away free tickets for you and your family to the Wichita Thunder game at 5:05 p.m. on Sunday, March 2 at the Intrust Bank Arena. The Thunder ...

Share your love for Newman Fine Arts through the Wichita Art Day of Giving

On Feb. 28 Newman University will take part in the Wichita Art Day of Giving. This charitable giving event was created for Wichita’s nonprofit art organizations that provide education and artistic leadership to the public through ...

Share your love for Newman Fine Arts through the Wichita Art Day of Giving social competition

On Feb. 28 Newman University will take part in the Wichita Art Day of Giving. As part of the Wichita Art Day of Giving, the Wichita Community Foundation has launched a social media competition and ...