Newman University Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Investigative Summer Science Program

Program designed to show high school students benefits of science careers Wichita, Kan. – Science professors, administrators, students and parents gathered together at a luncheon June 25 to celebrate the… Continue reading Newman University Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Investigative Summer Science Program

Newman University, Stecklines Team Up for Reprise of ‘Party on the Ponderosa’

Fundraiser for Newman scholarships will feature live music, auctions and more Wichita, Kan. – Mid-America Ag Network owner Larry Steckline and his wife Carla Stovall Steckline will host a one-time-only… Continue reading Newman University, Stecklines Team Up for Reprise of ‘Party on the Ponderosa’

Newman University Troubadours Garner Standing Ovation at Carnegie Hall

Wichita, Kan. – It just doesn’t get any better than a standing ovation at Carnegie Hall.

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,… Continue reading Newman University graduates honored

Newman University Offers ‘Yellow Ribbon’ Financial Aid Program to Veterans and Family Members

Plan Makes It Possible to Attend Newman at Low or No Cost Wichita, Kan. – To honor the service that members of the military have given to our country, Newman… Continue reading Newman University Offers ‘Yellow Ribbon’ Financial Aid Program to Veterans and Family Members

Newman awards honorary degrees

Newman University officials have revived the practice of bestowing honorary degrees. The university will now present a Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degree to two notable and accomplished members… Continue reading Newman awards honorary degrees

Two Honorary Degrees to Be Awarded at Newman University Fall 2008 Graduation Ceremonies

Newman University will hold the Fall 2008 Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement ceremony on Dec. 12 and Dec. 13, respectively. The university will also honor two members of the religious community… Continue reading Two Honorary Degrees to Be Awarded at Newman University Fall 2008 Graduation Ceremonies

Newman University to participate in “Don Your Denims for Kyle Day” July 31

Newman University faculty and staff are invited to be a part of “Don Your Denims for Kyle Day,” a city-wide jeans day. Participants are asked to donate at least $3… Continue reading Newman University to participate in “Don Your Denims for Kyle Day” July 31

Ablah Award Recipients Honored At Luncheon

Recently graduated Newman University students Amanda Stanley of Goddard, Kan., and Daniel Bryan of Tulsa, Okla., were honored at a July 17 luncheon as recipients of the Leona J. and… Continue reading Ablah Award Recipients Honored At Luncheon

Kansas Humanities Council Grant to Help Fund 75th Anniversary

The Kansas Humanities Council (KHC) has awarded a $13,375 grant to help fund selective areas in Newman University’s 75th Anniversary Celebration. The funds will help support the Alumni Association’s “Operation… Continue reading Kansas Humanities Council Grant to Help Fund 75th Anniversary

Newman Prepares For Its 75th Anniversary

Sept. 12, 2008 is the 75th Anniversary of Newman University, so this coming school year, make sure you are a part of the celebration!

Newman Welcomes Michael Austin As Provost, V.P. For Academic Affairs

Michael Austin, Ph.D. will assume the duties of Newman University provost and vice president for Academic Affairs beginning Monday, June 2. Austin was selected for the position in December 2008… Continue reading Newman Welcomes Michael Austin As Provost, V.P. For Academic Affairs

Bryan, Stanley Receive Prestigious Student Awards

Newman University graduates Daniel Bryan and Amanda Stanley are the 2008 recipients of the Ablah Awards. Bryan, of Tulsa, Okla., is the recipient of the 2008 Harvey J. Ablah Award,… Continue reading Bryan, Stanley Receive Prestigious Student Awards

Spring Musical April 25 and 26

The Newman University Music Department will present their spring musical, theatrical production “To The Stage” Friday and Saturday, April 25 and 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Performance Hall of… Continue reading Spring Musical April 25 and 26

School of Science and Mathematics Receives $9,272 Grant

The School of Science and Mathematics at Newman University was selected to receive a 2008 Pittsburgh Conference Memorial National College Grant (PCMNCG). Newman’s proposal was one of the 13 selected… Continue reading School of Science and Mathematics Receives $9,272 Grant

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… Continue reading Join the Saturday Night ‘Hoops and Soup’ Fun!

Middle School Students Enjoy Christmas Basketball Tournament at Newman

Local middle school student-athletes attended a basketball tournament held at Newman University Dec. 27 – 29. The Christmas Classic 2007 included 8th grade girl teams from Holy Cross Lutheran School,… Continue reading Middle School Students Enjoy Christmas Basketball Tournament at Newman

Newman Serves During the Holiday Season

In the holiday season, Newman has been involved in numerous drives and events to help support those in need.

Jets Set New School Records, Earn Honors

Newman University athletics had an exciting end to last week’s competitions with two Lady Jets breaking school records.

Dr. Leyba and Wife Recognized for Ministry

Newman University Assistant Professor of Chemistry John Leyba, Ph.D., and his wife, Charlene, were featured in the Sept. 28 issue of The Catholic Advance in recognition of the ministering they… Continue reading Dr. Leyba and Wife Recognized for Ministry

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… Continue reading Chemistry Alum Gets Paper Published