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Looking back at Newman’s first Heritage Month

Newman University’s first Heritage Month came to a close the evening of March 4, with Mass and a Christian concert by Luke Spehar. Heritage Month is the month-long series of events that celebrated Blessed John ...

Midterms are coming; effective tips for better studying

With midterms around the corner, Bo Bonner, director of Newman University’s Academic Resource Center, has compiled a few key tricks and tips to make studying for midterm exams less painful, and more productive. “I’m going ...

HealthPulse Lecture: Jeanie Harris on “Children with ADHD: The Battle within the Mind” on March 10

Jeanie Harris, APRN, MSN, PNP-C, will present the March 10 HealthPulse Lecture. The lecture is open to the public and will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 10, on the Newman University ...

Newman “Jets Through Time” during Homecoming Week

The Newman University Campus Activities Board (CAB) hosts the university’s annual Homecoming Week. This year’s homecoming theme is “Jet Through Time,” which highlights a decade of the past during each day of Homecoming Week. ...

Newman University to celebrate Cardinal Newman Week with High Tea on Feb. 17

Newman University will host High Tea on Feb. 17 from 2 to 4 p.m. on the Newman University Campus, 3100 W. McCormick, in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. A second High Tea for evening classes will be ...

Newman Fund Phonathon raises thousands for student scholarships

The Newman Fund Fall Phonathon has raised close to $12,000 to date to support student scholarships. The Phonathon, which began Oct. 28 and ran through Nov. 11, raised more than $11,000 in the nine nights ...

NU to host Heartland Conference Cross Country Championship

Newman University is set to host the 2014 Heartland Conference Championships this Saturday (Nov. 8) at the Cessna Activity Center. The women’s 6k race is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. with the men’s 8k ...

Newman University art club, Surge, hosts first ever ‘Art Week’

Beginning Oct. 27, the Newman art club, Surge, hosted its first ever “Art Week,” which provides an opportunity for students to get more involved in the visual arts on campus. The week has been filled with different events for students to ...

Author David Brin gives lecture on the art of looking ahead

On Oct. 14, futurist and science-fiction author David Brin gave a public lecture entitled “Neutralizing Nightmares: How We Prevent Dark Tomorrows … By Imagining Them.” Brin’s lecture to students, faculty, staff, and the general public included ...

Science and math alumni visit with former faculty and classmates

Newman University invited science, allied health, and mathematics alumni to the Heimerman Science Center on Saturday, Feb. 8 to socialize and reminisce with faculty and former classmates, and saw a good turnout. ...

Science, mathematics, nursing, and allied health alums – last call for Heimerman Hall Open House this Saturday, Feb. 8

Reminisce and visit with your favorite former professors, classmates and others who attended Newman when you were here. Meet faculty who taught at Newman in the past and other alumni. The NU Bookstore will be ...

Affirmations of the University – Recent NU grad to release debut album

December 2013 graduate Kimberlyn Cook, who uses the stage name Kimberlyn Jo, will release her debut country album “Dueling Dreams” on Feb. 3. Cook studied law during her time at NU while writing and recording tracks ...

Sloppy Joes to hold breast cancer benefit show Feb. 8

The Newman University Improv group The Sloppy Joes will present a breast cancer benefit show on Feb. 8. The event will be held in  Performance Hall in the De Mattias Fine Arts Center at 7 ...

Feb. 12 Mission Talk will focus on Rev. Leon McNeill, Catholic Rural Life

Newman University will hold the third in a series of four Mission Talks about Rev. Leon A. McNeill, the first president of Sacred Heart Junior College, now Newman University,  The talk, which will focus on ...

Newman University to host human trafficking awareness event Jan. 29

In recognition of Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Newman University will host a Volunteer Fair and a free screening of the documentary film, “What I Have Been Through is Not Who I Am,” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. ...

Ugly Sweater 5k Run/Walk

Newman University is hosting an Ugly Sweater 5k Run/Walk to support the Make-a-Wish Foundation on Dec. 7, at 10 a.m. Come support a good cause and break out your ugly sweaters! ...

Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, Nov. 3

Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. this Sunday, Nov. 3 as we set the clock back one hour. The end of Daylight Saving Time means one more hour of sleep, and that the sun will ...

Fall 2012 Baccalaureate Mass, Commencement ceremony Dec. 14 and 15

Newman University will hold the Fall 2012 Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement ceremony on Dec. 14 and Dec. 15, respectively. The Newman School of Nursing and Allied Health will also honor candidates for the Bachelor of Science ...

Melissa Grelinger, Linda Snook recognized as Kansas Women of Distinction

Newman University alumnae Melissa Grelinger ’82 and Linda Snook ’77 were among those celebrated at the Dress for Success 4th Annual Kansas Women of Distinction Tribute Book publication party on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the ...

Heart of America Men’s Chorus presents ‘Let It Snow’ Dec. 8 and 9

It is that time of the year again to spread some holiday cheer. Join the Heart of America Men’s Chorus performance of “Let It Snow” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8 and at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. ...

NU seniors exhibit original art in ‘Elementals’ show Nov. 30

“Elementals,” an exhibition featuring the work of three senior Newman University art students, will be staged from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 30 in the Hallway Gallery of the De Mattias Fine Arts Center ...

Newman University presents ‘Something’s Afoot’ Nov. 8-11

The Newman University Music and Theatre Departments will present “Something’s Afoot,” the first play of the 2012-13 academic year, at 8 p.m. Nov. 8-10, and at 2 p.m. on Nov. 11. Each event will be ...

Daylight Saving Time ends this Sunday, Nov. 4

Ready for that one extra hour of sleep? On Nov. 4 at 2 a.m., it’s time to set your clocks back one hour for the end of Daylight Saving Time. ...

Newman University Social Work graduates honored at pinning ceremony

The Newman University School of Social Work honored Spring and Summer 2012 graduates of the Master of Social Work program with a pinning ceremony held May 4, 2012 on the Newman campus. Director of the ...

Aging & Wellness Coalition and NU School of Social Work to host Senior University

The Aging & Wellness Coalition of Sedgwick County has partnered with the Newman University School of Social Work to host the first summer session of “Senior University” in June. The event, scheduled for June 5-7, ...

Mark your calendar for Daylight Saving Time March 11

It’s that time again! Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 11, 2012. Don’t forget to “spring forward” and move your clock one hour ahead. ...

Newman to host Newman Transfer Night Feb. 15

Feb. 15 marks the next NU Transfer Night here at Newman University. For any transfer students interested in the university, this is their chance to learn more. The event will begin at 6 p.m. in ...

NU Day scheduled for Feb. 10

Feb. 10 is our upcoming NU Day on the Newman campus. NU Day is a chance for anyone to check out Newman U and see what we’re all about. Visit our NU visit days webpage for more information. ...

Register for Second 8-Week Session

Now is the time to register for second 8-week semester sessions. Pick up a Newman University Course Catalog near Financial Aid at Student Accounts in Sacred Heart Hall. Classes will fill up fast! Registration closes October 28, ...

NU closed July 4

No classes will be held and all offices will be closed at Newman University Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Classes and offices will resume normal hours on Tuesday, July 5.   ...

Western Kansas Center stages open house in Garden City

The Newman University Western Kansas Center will host two open houses in Garden City for area residents to learn about Newman programs. The events will take place from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, July ...

‘Reacting to the Past’ regional conference this weekend at Newman

Newman University will welcome participants of the “Reacting to the Past” regional conference to campus this weekend. ...

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Newman University 360five

Join Ray and Adam for a look at the upcoming week’s activities at Newman University. ...

Austin’s ‘Reading the World’ adopted at St. Louis University

Newman Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Michael Austin’s book Reading the World: Ideas That Matter has been adopted as a textbook for composition classes at St. Louis University in St. Louis, Mo. ...

Newman scholar Edward Jeremy Miller featured speaker during Cardinal Newman Week / Banquet tickets still available

Renowned Newman scholar Edward Jeremy Miller, Ph.D., S.T.D. will present the Cardinal Newman Guest Lecture at 7 p.m., Tues., Feb. 22 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman University campus. ...

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Newman University 360five

Join Ray and Adam as they discuss events for this week, and give a look at Cardinal Newman Week activities. ...

Get discounted tickets for Wichita Grand Opera

In partnership with the Wichita Grand Opera, the Newman University community has been extended a limited number of specially priced tickets for Franz Lehar’s The Merry Widow ...

Newman presents ‘Evening of Theatre’ Feb. 18 and 19

The Newman University Music/Theatre Department will present “An Evening of Theatre” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 18 and Saturday, Feb. 19, in Performance Hall of the De Mattias Fine Arts Center ...

Mission Talks set for Feb. 15 and 16

Director of Mission and Archives Charlotte Rohrbach, ASC will present the third installment in the Newman University 2010-11 series of “Mission Talks” ...

Newman students seek alumni support

Newman University students may call alumni as early as Monday as part of the annual Newman Fund Phonathon. ...