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Hall of Fame and Homecoming begins Friday, Feb. 4. Get your tickets now!

Newman University will stage a number of events Feb. 4 – 6 in celebration of Homecoming 2011 and the Newman University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011. ...

New Student Orientation starts Tuesday Aug. 17

As the new academic year draws closer, freshman and transfer students can ease their transition to a new school with the upcoming student orientation. Designed to help students learn about Newman, have fun, make friends ...

Alumni Mystery Photo

Think you know Newman University history and alumni? Correctly answer the question in this month’s Alumni Mystery Photo Contest and win your choice of an NU polo shirt or blanket. A consolation prize winner will be ...

Steckline Gallery presents opening reception for “The Distance” and senior student art show

The Newman University Steckline Gallery will hold an opening reception 5 – 7 p.m. Friday, April 30 for “The Distance,” a conceptual installation by artist Annie Strader. ...

Wichita Eagle features two Newman students

The Wichita Eagle ran a story on Saturday, April 3 about Newman students Jeff Cotter and Isaac Johnston. The two have been friends since kindergarten and will attend the University of Kansas Medical School ...

‘Leading Like Jesus’ by Owen Phelps set for April 20

Owen Phelps, Ph.D. will present a “Catholic Leading Like Jesus Encounter” at 7 p.m. April 20 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center inside the Dugan Library and Campus Center on the campus of Newman University. The ...

Music Department to present Curtain Up April 29, 30 and May 1

The Newman Music Department’s musical theater offering this year is Curtain Up, a backstage look at the week preceding the opening night of a show. Curtain Up will be presented at 7:30 p.m. April 29 and 30 ...

Newman launches Transfer Student Blog

Newman University launches a blog today to help transfer students contact each other for support, help and encouragement as they adjust to the university. ...

Newman University changes mascot from ‘Jets’ to ‘Camels’

Newman University officials announced today that the university’s sports teams will be known, effective immediately, as the “Camels” rather than the “Jets.” ...

Seven NU students accepted to KU Med School

Seven Newman University seniors will be heading to Kansas City, Kan., next fall to attend the University of Kansas Medical School. The students, who are among only 175 students who will be entering the school, ...

Newman University to present Dr. Owen Phelps April 20

Newman University will host a “Catholic Leading Like Jesus Encounter” by Owen Phelps, Ph.D., at 7 p.m. April 20 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center inside the Dugan Library and Campus Center on the campus of ...

Newman University holds 3rd annual Catholic Sports Days April 10, 15

Newman University will host the 3rd annual Catholic High School Days between Kapaun Mt. Carmel and Bishop Carroll Catholic high schools. ...

Gerber Institute, Via Christi Health present breakfast panels on healthcare reform April 8, 15, 22

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies at Newman University and Via Christi Health are partnering to present three breakfast panel and participant discussions on healthcare reform. The discussions will take place on April 8 and ...

Gerber Institute at Newman University presents author Paula Huston April 7

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies at Newman University will present a lecture by Paula Huston, author of Forgiveness: Following Jesus into Radical Loving and several other spiritual works, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 7 ...

Don’t miss Newman Mission Talks

In honor of the 175th anniversary of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC), this month’s mission talks will address the question: “So What is the Adorers’ Passion Today?” ...

NU Literary Festival scheduled for April 10 and 11

Newman University’s 11th annual Literary Festival is almost here. The Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, April 10 and 11, in the Jabara Flexible Theatre inside the De Mattias Fine Arts Center on ...

NU Jets planning a party in San Antonio next week

The Heartland Conference Tournament for Men’s and Women’s Basketball kicks off March 4 at St. Mary’s College in San Antonio, Texas. ...

Students work to collect 11,000 toothbrushes for Guatemalan children

Students in the “Study and Serve in Guatemala” program have launched a campaign to collect 11,000 new toothbrushes by April 1, for Guatemalan children. The campaign, called Project SONRISA, means “Project Smile” in Spanish and ...

NU students named ‘Rising Stars’

NU students Allie Santiago and Amanda Engels were recognized at the Wichita Hispanic Chamber of Commerce annual banquet on Feb. 15. ...

Newman University Jets update

Read the latest updates for the Newman University Jets. ...

Cardinal Newman Week underway at Newman

Students, faculty, staff and alumni have enjoyed the various activities of Cardinal Newman Week which began with Mass this past Sunday with approximately 300 people attending. ...

Votes still needed for student-designed cover contest

Newman University still needs votes to push its student-designed handbook cover into the finals of a national contest. The race is too close for comfort between Newman and Triffin University! ...

Get your tickets now for Feb. 27 Cardinal Newman Banquet

Time is running out to reserve tickets to the Cardinal Newman Banquet and Awards Ceremony, set for 7 p.m. Feb. 27 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. The banquet will honor longtime ...

Charity Night for Haiti set for this Saturday

A social and dance to benefit Haiti that was postponed from January because of winter weather will take place from 8 p.m. to midnight this Saturday, Feb. 20, in the Dugan Library and Conference Center. ...

Help student callers reach Annual Fund goal

Tonight is the last night Newman students will call alumni for the Annual Fund drive. Show your support for NU by helping students close a $1,500 gap toward their goal. ...

Giant snowman visits campus; photos posted on KAKE TV

Newman University was blanketed with snow again this past weekend, and although students didn’t get the snow day they may have hoped for, they did take the opportunity to make (literally) a new friend. ...

Students and alumni raise 11,000 dollars for scholarships

Students continue to make phone calls to alumni to reconnect, update information, and offer the opportunity to financially support their alma mater. ...

Social, dance benefit for Haiti moved to Feb. 20

The social and dance to benefit Haiti, which was postponed because of winter weather, is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 20. The social will feature food and beverages, and will be followed by a dance featuring ...

Harris Connect directory project begins

Harris Connect launched the data verification phase of its Newman University Alumni Directory project this week. Alumni should expect to receive a postcard and series of e-mails that outline steps for participation. ...

Vote for student-designed NU student handbook cover

Newman’s student handbook cover, designed this year by graphic design major Megan Cox, has made it to the fourth round of a school datebook cover contest. ...

Follow Newman University on Facebook and Twitter

Are you looking for an easy way to find out what’s going on at Newman University? ...

Newman University Jets update

Read the latest updates for the Newman University Jets ...

Faculty members receive tenure, promotions

Newman University President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. announced today that several Newman faculty members have been awarded academic tenure or received a promotion in faculty rank. ...

Today’s Visitors

NU welcomes to campus today Jackie Nelson, Wichita State University Transfer; Melissa Morales, Returning Adult Student; Chantelle James, Friends University Transfer; Courtney Stuhlsatz, Wichiat State University Transfer; Sydney Kester, South High School Senior and Kelsey ...

Card shower requested for Madeleine Kisner, ASC

The Newman University Alumni Association is calling for a “thanksgiving card shower” for alumna Madeleine Kisner, ASC. ...

Newman University Presents Reading by Acclaimed Poet Red Hawk tonight

Join Newman University as the Department of English presents renowned poet Red Hawk  reading from his works at 7 p.m. tonight in the Jabara Flexible Theatre, inside the De Mattias Fine Arts Center on the ...

Upcoming exhibits at the Steckline Gallery

An opening reception for Hack Art Lab: A Few Small Steps, will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20 in the Steckline Gallery. ...

Advanced sales for new book of poetry by Bryan Dietrich

Advanced sales of a new book of poetry by Professor of English Bryan Dietrich, Ph.D is taking place between now and Dec. 11. The book, titled Love Craft, contains poems of monsters, horror and spooky tales. ...

Upcoming exhibits at the Steckline Gallery

An opening reception for Hack Art Lab: A Few Small Steps, will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20 in the Steckline Gallery. ...

Athletics Update

The Newman Jets are busy! Read about how they competed last week as well as what to look for this week. ...