Category: Events

Today is NU Day at Newman!

Wow! Newman is expecting 120 visitors for NU Day today! NU Day is a chance for all to check out Newman U. to see what we’re all about. And, it’s a great day for a ...

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 ...

Hack Art Lab’s A Few Small Steps opening reception Friday, Nov. 20

Newman University will be closed on “Final Friday” due to the Thanksgiving break, but will host an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m on Friday, Nov. 20 at the Steckline Gallery for A Few Small Steps, ...

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. ...

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. ...

Activities set for Homecoming Week, Nov. 16-21

Homecoming Week kicks off with a student chili feed at 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 16 in the Alumni Lounge. ...

NU Mission Talks

Charlotte Rohrbach, ASC, Ph.D., director of Mission Effectiveness/Archives, will present a Mission Talk entitled: “So Did 19th Century Religious Orders Have Mergers?” on Nov. 11 at noon in the Tarcisia Roths, ASC Alumni Center at Newman. ...

‘Handle’ art exhibit opens Oct. 30

An opening reception for “Get A Handle On It,” an exhibition of works by several artists, will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Steckline Gallery, inside the De Mattias Fine Arts Center ...

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 ...

Education conference, research center dedicated in memory of Susan Reeves, ASC

A standing-room-only crowd attended a reception and dedication ceremony Oct. 26 for the Susan Reeves, ASC Memorial Conference and Research Center in the lower level of McNeill Hall. The center is named for former Associate ...

Noted author speaks at NU next week

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies will present Ron Hansen reading from his book Exiles at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 5 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. The event is free and open to the public. ...

Newman presents Halloween with the Wichita Thunder!

Spend Halloween in the Coliseum and watch the Wichita Thunder vs. the Missouri Mavericks. As a friend of NU, get a deal on tickets and enjoy the family fun this Saturday night! ...

NU Jets Basketball vs. WSU Shockers Nov. 7 & 8

Get your tickets now! NU Jets b-ball vs. WSU shockers. Men play Nov. 7 & women play Nov. 8. ...

Family Weekend kicks off at 4:30 today!

Grab your coats, we have the hot chocolate! Family Weekend kicks off today at 4:30. Don’t miss the fun! Plenty of Hot Chocolate! ...

Roads Closed for Family Weekend

Big fun is planned on campus this weekend for Family Weekend activities. Beginning at 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 23, certain roads will close on campus in preparation. Please drive carefully as we welcome numerous families ...

Evening Event for Transfer Students

Transfer students are invited to learn more about Newman during Transfer Evening on Oct. 27, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. A second event is planned for Wed., Feb. 10, at ...

Family Weekend kicks off with a block party

Family Weekend, Oct. 23-25, begins with a block party on Friday, from 4:30-7 p.m. next to Wilkens Field on campus. ...

Author Ron Hansen at Newman for Gerber Institute reading Nov. 5

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies will present Ron Hansen reading from his book Exiles at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 5 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. The event is free and open to the public. ...

Students and families invited to Family Weekend Oct. 23-25

Newman University invites students and their families to enjoy a variety of activities, interact with other Newman students and family members, meet Newman University employees and learn more about the Newman community at Family Weekend, ...

Party on the Ponderosa Pictures

Check out some photos from the Party on the Ponderosa, which was held to raise funds for Newman student scholarships and was the finale to Newman’s year-long 75th Anniversary celebration. ...

Gloriann Liu photography exhibit opens Friday at Steckline Gallery

An opening reception for “Hidden War of Afghanistan,” an exhibition of works by award-winning photographer Gloriann Liu, will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25 in the Steckline Gallery. ...

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. ...

NU at the Kansas State Fair 2009

Newman University thanks all who stopped by the NU booth at the 2009 Kansas State Fair, which ended Sept. 20. ...

Newman University president takes flight to honor first female airline pilot

NU President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. was one of several female business and city leaders invited to help McConnell Air Force Base celebrate aviation pioneer Emily Warner, who in 1973 became the first female commercial ...

Newman gears up for 2009 Kansas State Fair

Newman has a booth at the 2009 Kansas State Fair that started Friday, Sept. 11 and runs through Sept. 20 on the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson, Kan.  ...

Newman students team up with Buffalo Bob and Cowtown Cowboys to make a Party on the Ponderosa promotional video.

Newman students, Senior Administrative Assistant to the Provost Debbie Edens, the Cowtown Museum, and Buffalo Bob and the Cowtown Cowboys joined up to make a video promoting Newman’s final Party on the Ponderosa. ...

History Speaker Series presents Gregg Zachary and Gustav Niebuhr Thursday, Sept. 10

The Newman University History Speaker Series presents Gregg Zachary and Gustav Niebuhr in an interfaith dialogue about multiculturalism at 7 p.m. Thursday Sept. 10, in Performance Hall, De Mattias Fine Arts Center. ...

Newman University recently received $4,445 for scholarships from Hockey Jersey Night with the Wichita Thunder

Newman recently received a check for $4,445 to be used for student scholarships from the Newman University Hockey Jersey Night with the Wichita Thunder that took place last March. ...

Volunteers needed at Newman’s state fair booth

The 2009 Kansas State Fair will be held Sept. 11-20 at the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson, Kan. ...

The Party on the Ponderosa Rides Again Sept. 26

Mid-America Ag Network owner Larry Steckline and his wife Carla Stovall Steckline will host the Party on the Ponderosa from 5-10 p.m. on Sept. 26 at their ranch to raise funds for Newman student scholarships. ...

Steckline Gallery begins 09-10 season Aug. 28

The Steckline Gallery will hold its first art exhibit opening reception for the 2009-10 academic year from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 28. ...

Newman students become ‘Bigs’ for local kids

From 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 22, more than 150 Newman freshman students will become Big Brothers or Big Sisters for a day for local kids at the Sedgwick County Zoo. ...

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. ...

Capaun Painting
Father Kapaun Mural Unveiled

  Artist Wendy Lewis describes the symbolism in a 12-foot by 4.5-foot mural she painted of Father Emil Kapaun, which was unveiled Wednesday, Aug. 5 in St. John’s Chapel on the Newman University campus.  ...

Newman sponsors ‘Bark in the Park’ with Wichita Wingnuts

Join Newman in cheering on the Wichita Winguts versus the Sioux Falls Canaries today at 5 p.m. at Lawrence-Dumont stadium for “Bark in the Park.” With a small bag or can of dog food for ...

Summer Art Camp

Click “read more” to learn about Newman’s Summer Art Camp. ...

School of Education Graduate Summer Workshops Start June 12

Graduate summer workshops for the School of Education start as early as June 12. Click on “read more” to register now. ...

Graduation Ceremony May 16 at Central Community Church

Graduation Ceremonies will be taking place May 16, 2009 at Central Community Church on West Maple St. Graduates, family and friends can find more information and maps to the event on the Registrar’s page. ...

History Speaker Tonight

NU welcomes Gerda Weissmann Klein for tonight’s History Speaker Series presentation. ...