Category: Accomplishments

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. ...

Newman University to honor John and Marilyn Dugan and four alumni at Feb. 27 Cardinal Newman Banquet

Newman University will honor two longtime benefactors to the university and four distinguished alumni at the Cardinal Newman Banquet and Awards Ceremony, at 7 p.m. Feb. 27 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman ...

Newman’s Hartnell wins PBA Bowling Tournament

This news from www.bowlingdigital.com Newman University’s Hartnell upsets Barnes in “Challenge … Newman University senior Derek Hartnell overcame a 77-pin deficit to defeat PBA star Chris Barnes, 719-698, in the first Chris Barnes Challenge presented ...

Students, honorary degree recipients to be recognized at Newman University Fall 2009 graduation ceremonies

NU will host several ceremonies to commemorate Fall 2009 graduates including a pinning ceremony for nursing students as well as Baccalaureate on Friday, Dec. 11, and Commencement on Dec. 12. ...

NU salutes 2009 Hispanic Scholars

Twenty four Wichita high school students were honored Dec. 2 for successfully completing the Newman University Hispanic Scholar Program. ...

Six Newman pre-med students accepted to KU School of Medicine

Five Newman senior pre-med students received early acceptance to the University of Kansas School of Medicine in fall 2009. ...

Two Newman grads among Wichita Business Journal’s ’40 Under 40′

Two graduates of Newman University were among the Wichita Business Journal‘s “40 Under 40” Class of 2009. ...

Five Newman students receive early acceptance to medical school

A full 100 percent of the Newman University students who have applied for early admission to medical school this year were accepted. ...

NU student Denver Shipman receives Congressional award

Newman University junior Denver Shipman was among only 267 college students from across the country this year to receive the Congressional Award Gold Medal, the highest award bestowed by the United States Congress to civilian ...

Newman ranks among top colleges and programs in US News and World Report

Newman is listed in U.S. News and World Report’s Best Colleges 2010 for Midwest Universities offering master’s degrees. ...

Kansas Newman alum named vice president of Enrollment Management at Webster University

Paul B. Carney ’72, who received his B.A. in History at Kansas Newman College, has been named vice president of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs at Webster University, St. Louis, Mo. ...

NU alums in KU Med School

May 2009 Newman graduate Katie Grelinger recently contacted members of the Science Department to say how well-prepared she and other NU alums are thanks to Newman professors. ...

Newman University Recognizes Employees’ Service

Professor of Biology Surendra Singh, Ph.D., and Accounts Receivable Clerk Gail Gettman were among those honored at the annual Newman University employee service awards program Aug. 18. ...

Newman University graduates honored

Recently graduated Newman University students Stephanie (Bustamante) Vasquez and Aaron Sullivan, seated, were honored at a May 29 luncheon as recipients of the Leona J. and Harvey J. Ablah Awards, respectively. The awards were established ...

Freshman Students Score 100% on Positive Ties with Faculty

A recent report shows that 100 percent of first-year Newman University students who responded to a survey feel they have a positive relationship with their professors. That figure is just part of a report showing ...

Jets give Mark Potter win number 200

Newman University men’s basketball head coach Mark Potter recorded his 200th career victory after the Jets routed York College, 119-68 Saturday evening at Fugate Gymnasium. Potter is in just his 11th season and Newman is ...

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 ...