Author: Alyssa Taylor

54 Newman graduates celebrate in Colorado Springs

The Newman University community stretches 500 miles west of the Wichita city limits to Colorado Springs, where an off-campus location is home to an extension of the Master of Social Work (MSW) program. This past ...

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Board chair Linda Davison leaves behind a list of high accomplishments

Chair of the Newman University Board of Trustees Linda S. Davison is set to complete her third and final term of service in September 2017. At this time, current Vice-Chair Teresa Hall Bartels will assume the role ...

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Newman graduate student awarded Wichita-area scholarship

Wichita native and Newman University graduate student Rachel Greene is set to receive The League of Women Voters (LWV) Sandra Day O’Connor Scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year. “I was thrilled,” Greene said in regards to ...

Newman student-athletes receive honors for athletic, academic efforts

Student-athletes at Newman University have been recognized on the all-conference and all-region levels consistently over the course of each athletic season, but recognition on the national level is stretched sparingly. This season, however, at least six Newman University ...

Honors students host Syrian art exhibit

The atrium in the Dugan Library was home to a student-created art exhibit over the course of April 24-28, 2017. The exhibit, titled “The Future of Syria,” included the work of five students who crafted pieces ...

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Newman Music Department to present its spring musical

The Newman University Music Department will present its spring musical “Peace, Love and Music” Thursday, April 27 through Saturday, April 29. The musical will be performed at 7:30 p.m. each evening in Performance Hall of the ...

Literary Festival
18th annual Literary Festival to take place April 20-22

The Newman University 18th annual Literary Festival is set to kick off on Thursday, April 20, 2017, with an opening keynote address by Dr. Tiffany Stern. Stern is the Chair of Shakespeare and Early Modern ...

Residence life coordinator travels to San Antonio for conference

Universities are not designed to keep students bound to them by books and term papers forever. There comes a point when students must submit their final assignment, toss on their cap and gown, and walk ...

Frederking attends NODA Regional Conference

First Year Experience Graduate Assistant Jordan Frederking traveled on behalf of Newman University to Dallas, Texas, where she participated in the National Orientation Directors Association (NODA) Regional Conference March 3-5. NODA hosted graduate and undergraduate students from institutions throughout ...

Table Talks
Alumni return for ‘Table Talks’ with Newman students

The Alumni Relations Department has partnered with Career Services to launch a series of events referred to as “Table Talks.”  The talks are designed to not only allow Newman students the opportunity to talk to ...

‘Tis the season — traveling season

When looking at which university to attend post-high school graduation, many students find themselves lost in the complexities of the decision-making process. Weighing the pros and cons of the different schools can be both exhausting and overwhelming, ...

March 16 is new date for the Miss Kansas LEAD Series talk at Newman University

Miss Kansas is coming to Newman! Each year, the Student Life Department at Newman University hosts a LEAD series, which is a series of lecturing events that revolve around an annual theme. These events are ...

Homecoming Week
Homecoming week: No tailgating, no problem

The Newman University Homecoming will be celebrated as a part of Heritage Month during the week of Feb. 20-25, as a multitude of campus departments have banded together to organize a week designed to encourage campus ...

Newman University Bowling
Wheels up: Jets bowling teams on the road again

The Newman University Men’s and Women’s Bowling Teams close out their run of regular season tournaments this weekend as they prepare to make the 10-hour bus trip to Indianapolis, Ind., to compete in the Hoosier Classic. ...