Category: Alumni

Annual Fund Phonathon begins Feb. 1

The annual Phonathon will take place Feb. 1-18, with current Newman students placing more than 3,000 calls to alumni inviting them to contribute to the Newman Annual Fund. ...

Homecoming Week 2009 wraps up

Homecoming Week 2009 activities wrap up this weekend. On Friday, Nov. 20 alumni basketball games start at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. for the women’s alumni team vs. NU student intramural team and the men’s alumni ...

FreetheCamels.com announces winner of Find-the-Hidden-Camel drawing

FreetheCamels.com has named James Brase the winner of the Find-the-Hidden-Camel drawing in early November. ...

Card shower requested for Madeleine Kisner, ASC

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

NU alum plays role in Jesse James Documentary

Newman alum Ron Pastore, ’94 graduate and a history buff , plays a key role in the new documentary “Jesse James’ Hidden Treasure.” The documentary is currently airing on the History Channel and will air again ...

View photos from recent Newman events

The month of October was filled with alumni, student and family events. Kansas City-area alumni gathered at two receptions, the university hosted the “Newman U. at Dodge Brew” event in Dodge City, and Family Weekend ...

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. ...

Alumni activities scheduled at Newman and Kansas City

Women’s and men’s volleyball alumni will return to campus Friday, Oct. 23 for their annual matches at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m., respectively, in Fugate Gymnasium at Newman University. ...

President Carrocci to visit Kansas City-area alumni Oct. 2 and 3

Newman President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. will visit alumni in northeast Kansas and the Kansas City metro area at two informal receptions. To RSVP and see who’s coming visitwww.newmanalumsinkc.eventbrite.com. ...

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 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 ...

Alumni Sighting in Afghanistan

The power of the work done in Newman’s classrooms is far-reaching. Dr. Surendra Singh, professor of biology, was recently reminded of this when he received an email from Kandahar, Afghanistan. . . ...

Newman Alum Sharon Grace Featured in Wichita Eagle

Sharon Grace, a 1992 Kansas Newman College graduate, was the focus of an article in the Nov. 11, 2008 Wichita Eagle. ...

Join the Saturday Night ‘Hoops and Soup’ Fun!

On Saturday, Jan. 19 from 5 to 7 p.m., the Newman University Alumni Association will hold “Hoops and Soup” in the Tarcisia Roths, ASC Alumni Center. “It’s our version of a basketball game tailgate party,” ...

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. ...