Author: Daniel Murphy

President Carrocci among celebrities at June 10 Orpheum Theater benefit

Newman President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. will be among the celebrities who pair up with a local chef for an “Iron Chef” style culinary competition to benefit the Orpheum Theatre. The 2014 Celebrity & Chef ...

Newman University Music Department’s “Seasons of Love” a hit

The Newman University Music Department presented its spring musical “Seasons of Love” on May 1 through 3 in Performance Hall, inside the De Mattias Fine Arts Center on the Newman campus. “Seasons of Love” follows ...

Donors recognized for the ‘Bringing Back Theatre’ campaign

Newman University hosted an event Friday, May 2 to recognize several donors who contributed substantial gifts to the “Bringing Back Theatre” campaign. ...

Newman University Theatre recognizes donors May 2

Newman University Theatre will host an event on Friday, May 2 at 5:30 to recognize the generous people who have contributed substantial gifts to the “Bringing Back Theatre” campaign. ...

Affirmations of the University – NU volunteers pack 30,000 meals

Newman hosted a State-Wide Packaging Event (SWIPE) sponsored by Numana on Saturday, March 29. Volunteers watched an informational video in Performance Hall in the De Mattias Fine Arts Center and then moved to the Dugan-Gorges ...

2014 Newman University Phonathon a success

Newman University Manager of Annual Fund and Prospect Research Alice Mannette sends out a big thank you to friends and alumni who answered the call during the Newman winter Phonathon. “We raised just under $11,500 ...

Free Wichita Wild Tickets – March 22

Newman University has eight Wichita Wild tickets to give away. Tickets are only available in pairs of two and they will be given away to the first four lucky recipients. ...

Affirmations of the University – Robert Reed

USD #332 of West Kingman County, Kan., named Robert Reed as Superintendent/High School Principal of Cunningham High School. ...

Spring break begins March 17

Newman University classes will close Monday, March 17 through Friday, March 21 for Spring Break. Campus offices will close at noon on Friday, March 21 for the break. Classes and offices will resume normal operating ...

Art Day of Giving a success

The effort to raise money for Fine Arts at Newman University through the ICT Art Day Of Giving (DOG) campaign on Feb. 28 proved to be a great success, with donations exceeding $5,000. To add ...

Adorers of the Blood of Christ Celebrate 180 Years

180 years ago, St. Maria De Mattias founded The Adorers of the Blood of Christ. In celebration of this day, ASC sisters attended a special noon Mass followed by a social hour over cake. ...

Pope Francis appoints Msgr. Carl Kemme to head Diocese of Wichita

Pope Francis has named Msgr. Carl A. Kemme, vicar general and moderator of the curia for the Catholic Diocese of Springfield in Illinois, to be the 11th bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita, Kan. The ...

Affirmations of the University – Newman student part of Wichita Grand Opera production ‘William Tell’

Newman University senior Brittany Jonas will be a member of the chorus in the Wichita Grand Opera production of Gioachino Rossini’s masterpiece “William Tell,” at 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 22 in the Century II Performing Arts Center, ...

Affirmations of the University – nurse navigator helps women cope

Jolinda Kelley, a graduate of Newman University, is taking on a new role at Wesley Medical Center as nurse navigator. No, she does not direct traffic in a nurse outfit – but she does help ...

ICT Campus Closed Tuesday Due To Inclement Weather

ICT Campus and classes closed Tuesday Feb. 4. All ICT classes and offices closed due to winter weather. Stay warm and safe! ...

Death Penalty Panel Discussion

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies at Newman University hosted a panel discussion on Jan. 23 over the topic of the Death Penalty in Kansas. The panel featured Josh Papsdorf, associate professor of theology at ...

Gerber Institute at Newman University to host panel discussion on death penalty Jan. 23

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies at Newman University will host a panel discussion on the death penalty at 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 23, in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. ...

Newman offices closed for Winter Institute Jan. 9

On Jan. 9, Newman University faculty and staff will be unavailable and offices will be closed for Winter Institute. Offices will reopen on Jan. 10 at 8 a.m. ...

Danielle Wallace’s Final Black Friday

The Friday after Thanksgiving – the day many of us stand in line for hours in the cold to buy things the ads in the newspaper tell us to – is often called Black Friday. ...

Newman University Aerial
Steve Rasmussen takes Newman University to new heights

After viewing the cover of the Fall 2013 Newman University Magazine, you will probably never look at Newman University the same way. That is, unless you’re in a helicopter. ...

Today’s visitors

NU welcomes these visitors on campus today! Marisa Delgado – Keller Central High School Senior, Keller, TX – Business Margaret Altman – Mercy High School Senior, Omaha, NE – Nursing Caleb Wigley – Charles Page ...

Dec. 6 book signing features Newman alum Robert Condreay

The Newman University Alumni Relations Department will stage a book signing by Newman alumnus Robert Condreay ’82 and his wife Vanessa, co-authors of the book The True Night Before Christmas: While the World Was Asleep… The ...

Today’s Visitors

NU welcomes these visitors on campus today! Jake Hamerle, St. Pius X High School Senior, St. Louis, MO – Deciding; ...

Today’s Visitors

NU welcomes these visitors on campus today! T. J Sparr, Wichita East High School Senior, Wichita, KS – Deciding; Matt Fontneau, Colorado High School Senior – Deciding ...

Newman University Wichita Campus Closing 5-24

Wichita campus closing at 4:15 Tues 5-24 due to forecasted severe weather.  Be safe! ...

NU360 2010 talk
Newman 360five

Adam Grelinger and Ray Williams report on Easter, a new contest, and the fact they are looking for a new 360five host. ...

Newman University featured in national magazine

Newman University is featured in the February/March 2011 issue of Momentum magazine. ...

Daylight Saving Time begins March 13

Don’t forget to set your clocks ahead one hour before going to bed Saturday. Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 13. ...

Newman University Wichita campus closed Feb 9

Due to inclement weather, the Newman University Wichita campus will be closed. Wednesday, Feb. 9. ...

Newman University offices and classes will be closed Feb. 2

Newman University’s Wichita campus is closed Wednesday, Feb. 2 due to inclement weather. ...

Newman University closes Wichita campus Feb. 1

Newman University’s Wichita campus is closed Feb. 1 due to inclement weather. ...

Newman Serves During the Holiday Season

In the holiday season, Newman has been involved in numerous drives and events to help support those in need. ...

Volleyball team engages the community

The ’07 volleyball squad took time out before their last road trip to visit young patients on Halloween at St. Francis Hospital. Goodies were handed out to those who were well enough to have visitors, ...

Jets Set New School Records, Earn Honors

Newman University athletics had an exciting end to last week’s competitions with two Lady Jets breaking school records. ...

Newman Jets Baseball Team Volunteers For Catholic Charities

The Newman Jets Baseball Team volunteered to help Catholic Charities on Saturday, Oct. 13. To view pictures, click “read more.” ...

Dr. Leyba and Wife Recognized for Ministry

Newman University Assistant Professor of Chemistry John Leyba, Ph.D., and his wife, Charlene, were featured in the Sept. 28 issue of The Catholic Advance in recognition of the ministering they offer young men in the ...

Family Weekend Scheduled for Oct. 5 – 7

Mark your calendars, contact family members and plan to attend Newman’s Family Weekend starting with a Tailgate Party at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 6 in the parking lot near Wilkins Field. ...

Chemistry Alum Gets Paper Published

Renee Soukup-Hein, a 2002 Newman graduate, presented a undergraduate research project at the 2002 Kansas Academy of Science Meeting at Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kan. The paper from the presentation was published in ...

President Carrocci Visits Dodge City

On Sept. 7 President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D., visited the Newman University Western Kansas Center in Dodge City, Kan. ...

Wichita Expands Sexual Assault Education on Campuses

Starting this year, police and the Wichita Area Sexual Assault Center (WASAC) have formed a new alliance with Wichita State, Newman and Friends Universities to hold presentations on rape and how to protect yourself. ...