Author: Anthony D'Alessio

Affirmations of the university – NU student receives nursing scholarship

Newman University student Nicole Crites recently received a $500 nursing scholarship from Credit Union of America. Congratulations Nicole! See the original post on the Credit Union of America Facebook page. ...

Alums called to share stories to be published in Newman University Magazine

Attention all NU alums! Alumni are encouraged to share their stories to keep the university and fellow alums updated. The stories received will be published in a future issue of the Newman University Magazine. ...

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Newman Student Government Association collecting items for Human Trafficking Awareness Month

As part of Human Trafficking Awareness Month, the Newman University Student Government Association, in partnership with Wichita State University and Friends University, will be collecting items for The Exploited and Missing Children’s Unit of the ...

Biology, nursing, allied health, other science and mathematics alums invited to meet with favorite professors Feb. 8

On Feb. 8 Newman University alumni are invited to come visit with former professors and to reminisce with friends and fellow alums about class time memories, professional achievements, and catch up on the latest news. The ...

Affirmations of the university – Newman Board member becomes president at The Gateway for Cancer Research

Newman University Board of Trustees member and past Sacred Heart College student Teresa Hall Bartels was recently named president at The Gateway for Cancer Research. Bartels is featured in an article for PRWeb. ...

Update your UTTM subscription

At Newman, we love sharing news and accomplishments of our students and alumni through our Up to the Minute newsletter. We know your time is valuable and so is your email inbox. If you would ...

Join us at ‘Newman Night with the Wichita Thunder’ Feb. 21

On Friday, Feb. 21 Newman will host “Newman Night with the Wichita Thunder” at the Intrust Bank Arena (Vault room). Bring your family to enjoy a free Thunder hockey game. The event includes free tickets ...

Affirmations of the university – Newman graduate follows dreams

Newman University graduate Jason Dewey was recently featured in an article on The Wichita Eagle website. Dewey was an athlete on Newman University Men’s Soccer Team and is now the starting goalkeeper for the Wichita ...

University closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Jan. 20

Newman Unversity will close on Jan. 20 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Classes will resume and offices will reopen on Jan. 21. ...

Wichita Alumni Happy Hour set for Jan. 23

Wichita area alums are invited to Newman University’s “Happy Hour” Thursday, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Jan. 23 at Oeno Wine Bar in Old Town. Catch up with fellow alums and enjoy drink specials at this alumni event. ...

Last chance to apply for Spring 2014 classes

With less than one week before classes begin, now is the time to apply for the Spring 2014 semester. A late fee of $100 will be charged for registration Jan. 21 – 24.  All students, undergraduate, graduate, ...

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, ...

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 ...

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. ...

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. ...

Affirmations of the university – Integrity

Every year, Newman University faculty and staff donate funds to the United Way of the Plains organization. This year’s campaign had an increased participation over last year and raised more than $8,000 in donations! United Way ...

‘Into the Woods’ featured on KSCW

On Monday, Nov. 18 Newman University Director of Theatre Mark Mannette was interviewed on “The Brett & Sierra Show” about the upcoming performance of “Into the Woods.” In addition to the interview, cast members Francisco “Pancho” Fields and Brittany ...

Newman University…An introduction

Check out this informative video, created by Newman University student Austin Solis, and see what Newman has been up to lately. ...

Newman University closes at noon Nov. 27

In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, Newman University will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 27, and will reopen for business on Monday, Dec. 2. Up to the Minute will not be distributed on Thursday, ...

Affirmations of the university – Culture of Service

Newman University students Rikkie Hemmert and Alyssa Stopp were featured in an article about the volunteer service they have provided to middle school students through a program called Success in the Middle. Read more on the Success ...

Newman alums at Via Christi-St. Theresa invited to Nov. 20 event

Newman University alumni employed by Via Christi-St. Theresa are invited to a special event on Wednesday, Nov. 20 in Conference Room 155 at the Via Christi-St. Theresa facility. All Newman alumni working at Via Christi-St. ...

Affirmations of the university – Transforming Society with Knowledge, Skills and Values

An article about Newman Head Men’s Basketball Coach Mark Potter and the upcoming season was recently featured in the Wichita Eagle. Read more about Potter’s views on developing the team – and the student-athletes – ...

Newman to hold Gerber Lecture Series Lunch and Learn Nov. 7

In addition to the Gerber lecture from Dr. Margaret Pfeil, Newman will hold a Lunch and Learn prior to the lecture event. The Lunch and Learn will take place at noon on Nov. 7 in ...

Affirmations of the university – Academic Excellence

Matt Seimears, recipient of the prestigious Newman University Leon A. McNeill Distinguished Alumni Award in 2010, was recently featured in an article about his influence in the education community in Derby, Kan. Read how he ...

Highlights from Newman University Fall 2012 Graduation

Newman University honored Fall 2012 graduates during Baccalaureate Mass on Dec.14 and Commencement on Dec. 15. To see videos from this fall’s graduation ceremonies visit Newman’s YouTube channel or visit the Flickr page for photos from Commencement. ...

Tim Hanson named new NU Sports Information Director

Newman University Athletics Director Vic Trilli announced the hiring of Tim Hanson, a graduate from Fort Hays State University, as the Sports Information Director, effective January 1, 2013. Hanson will serve as the primary media ...

Newman University senior project to benefit pregnancy crisis center

Newman University senior Miranda Kohls of Clearwater is organizing a January event to benefit A Better Choice Pregnancy Crisis Center in Wichita. The event is part of Kohls’ senior capstone project at Newman as a ...

Newman University honors nursing degree candidates

Newman University recognized 24 candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at the annual Nurses’ Pinning ceremony held Dec. 14 on the Newman campus. The event is a tradition in the nursing discipline ...

Support your Newman Jets Women’s Basketball Team Dec. 9

Thinking about coming out to support your Newman Jets Women’s Basketball Team as they take on the University of Kansas Jayhawks on Dec. 9? The Athletics Department at Newman is giving away free tickets to ...

University closes Dec. 21 for Christmas break

Newman University offices will close for the Christmas holiday at 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 21. Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. Spring 2013 MBA classes begin Jan. 3. All other ...

Newman offers a chance for alumna to win $500 by taking an online alumni survey

If you graduated from NU between 2007-2012, you can be entered into a drawing to win $500 cash if you complete a short alumni online survey before Dec. 12. Your input provides information that’s vital ...

Newman hosts delegation of Ukrainian educators

Newman University recently hosted a delegation of Ukrainian educators as part of the Open World program established in 1999 by the U.S. Congress. The five-member delegation representing Zakarpattya State University and Uzhhgorod National University were ...

Newman to host vocal and instrumental music concerts

With Christmas right around the corner, the Newman Fine Arts Department will host vocal and instrumental music concerts during December. Newman will present the Vocal Music program’s Christmas Choral Concert at 3 p.m. on Dec. ...

Help win some money for Newman U through Rusty Eck Ford

Want to help win some money for NU? Rusty Eck Ford is giving away money to the school that has the most votes on Rusty Eck’s Facebook page! To vote, visit Rusty Eck’s Facebook page ...

Mission Talks dedicated to ASC martyrs continue Nov. 13 and 14

On Nov. 13 and 14, Newman University will stage the second in a series of four Mission Talks dedicated to the memory of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ five Martyrs of Charity: Mary ...

Bryan Dietrich, Ph.D. to read from his book The Monstrance Nov. 2

On Nov. 2 a reading by Newman University Professor of English Bryan Dietrich, Ph.D. will be held at 7:30 p.m. in the Jabara Flexible Theatre on the Newman campus. He will be reading from his sixth ...