Newman University presents Holocaust expert Michael Berkowitz for History Speaker Series Sept. 18

Newman University will present Professor Michael Berkowitz from University College London as the first speaker in the 2014-15 History Speaker Series. Berkowitz will speak at 7 p.m. on Sept. 18… Continue reading Newman University presents Holocaust expert Michael Berkowitz for History Speaker Series Sept. 18

Newman University to stage Party on the Plaza Sept. 20 to raise funds for student scholarships

Newman University will present Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest, from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, on Founders Plaza on the Newman campus at 3100 McCormick. The Party… Continue reading Newman University to stage Party on the Plaza Sept. 20 to raise funds for student scholarships

Final Friday Aug. 29 at Newman University Steckline Gallery features ‘Caution at Play’

The Newman University Steckline Gallery will present “Caution at Play” by Beth Golay and Tanya Tandoc as the first show of its 2014-2015 season. The exhibit of mixed media artwork,… Continue reading Final Friday Aug. 29 at Newman University Steckline Gallery features ‘Caution at Play’

Newman University launches new online CT program beginning in fall 2014 semester

Newman University will launch an online program to help healthcare professionals become certified in the field of Computed Tomography – commonly referred to as Cat Scan – beginning in the… Continue reading Newman University launches new online CT program beginning in fall 2014 semester

Newman University honors graduating Master of Social Work students at pinning ceremony

The Newman University School of Social Work honored Spring and Summer 2014 graduates of the Master of Social Work program with a pinning ceremony held May 9, 2014 on the… Continue reading Newman University honors graduating Master of Social Work students at pinning ceremony

Psychology Professor Charles Merrifield retires after 31 years at Newman

Read through the curriculum vitae of Professor of Psychology Charles Merrifield, Ph.D. and a few patterns start to emerge. From his doctoral dissertation to his many professional presentations to his… Continue reading Psychology Professor Charles Merrifield retires after 31 years at Newman

Newman University awards $1.5 million in scholarships to 16 high school students

Newman University has awarded a total of $1,522,560 in the university’s top scholarship program to 16 high school students who will begin their studies at Newman in the Fall 2014… Continue reading Newman University awards $1.5 million in scholarships to 16 high school students

Affirmations of the University – Vantage student newspaper staff garner 22 Kansas Collegiate Media awards

Staff members of The Vantage, the weekly student newspaper of Newman University, received a school record 22 individual awards at the Kansas Collegiate Media Spring Conference in Wichita April 13… Continue reading Affirmations of the University – Vantage student newspaper staff garner 22 Kansas Collegiate Media awards

Final Friday April 25 at Steckline Gallery features mechanical sculpture by Brady Hatter

The Newman University Steckline Gallery will present “He laced his boots with earthworms in snake suits” by Brady Hatter as the eighth show of its 2013-14 season. The exhibit of… Continue reading Final Friday April 25 at Steckline Gallery features mechanical sculpture by Brady Hatter

Affirmations of the University – Newman sophomore Chase Blasi receives national civic award

Newman University sophomore student Chase Blasi has been selected to receive a national civic involvement award sponsored by Campus Compact. The award honors student leaders committed to creating lasting change… Continue reading Affirmations of the University – Newman sophomore Chase Blasi receives national civic award

Newman University Occupational Therapy Assistant graduates achieve 100% licensure pass rate for 2013 calendar year

Graduates of the Newman University Occupational Therapy Assistant program achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy for the 2013 calendar year. Fifteen… Continue reading Newman University Occupational Therapy Assistant graduates achieve 100% licensure pass rate for 2013 calendar year

Newman University art professor’s work selected for 45th Annual Smoky Hill Art Competition

Newman University Assistant Professor of Art and Graphic Design Pamela Pancake, M.F.A. has had two of her works selected for the Hays Arts Council 45th Annual Smoky Hill Arts Exhibition.… Continue reading Newman University art professor’s work selected for 45th Annual Smoky Hill Art Competition

Newman University to host Fr. Bryan Massingale for April 7 Bishop Gerber Lecture

What do we do when forgiveness needed and desired is not between individuals but races and communities, between black, white, brown, red, and yellow? How do we overcome legacies of… Continue reading Newman University to host Fr. Bryan Massingale for April 7 Bishop Gerber Lecture

Members of the Kansas Legislature praise, pass resolutions commemorating Newman University 80th Anniversary

It isn’t often that members of the Kansas Legislature take time to sing the praises of a private institution of higher education. But that’s just what happened March 13, when… Continue reading Members of the Kansas Legislature praise, pass resolutions commemorating Newman University 80th Anniversary

Newman University students, alums volunteer to help ‘Give Kids a Smile’ at dental clinic

Newman University students and alumni volunteered to help uninsured children receive free dental care at “Give Kids a Smile Day,” a cooperative effort between the Wichita-Sedgwick County Oral Health Coalition… Continue reading Newman University students, alums volunteer to help ‘Give Kids a Smile’ at dental clinic

April 1 ‘Mission Talk’ – A Renaissance Man in the Diocese of Wichita

In its 126 years of existence, the Diocese of Wichita has witnessed more than one individual who can rightly be called a Renaissance Man or Woman. Yet there is no… Continue reading April 1 ‘Mission Talk’ – A Renaissance Man in the Diocese of Wichita

Newman University student Kristin Martin receives Best-Paper Award for study of eugenics in Kansas

Newman University student Kristin Martin has been awarded the Student Best-Paper Award from the Missouri Valley History Conference at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Martin, a senior, will present her paper… Continue reading Newman University student Kristin Martin receives Best-Paper Award for study of eugenics in Kansas

Newman University receives generous gift from Adorers of the Blood of Christ

Newman University officials announced that the university has received a $2.5 million gift from the Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC), the founding and sponsoring order of the university.… Continue reading Newman University receives generous gift from Adorers of the Blood of Christ

Newman University Professor Bryan Dietrich co-edits comic book superhero poetry anthology Drawn to Marvel

Newman University Professor of English Bryan Dietrich, Ph.D. is co-editor of the poetry anthology Drawn To Marvel: Poetry From the Comic Books, which will be released March 1 at the… Continue reading Newman University Professor Bryan Dietrich co-edits comic book superhero poetry anthology Drawn to Marvel

Newman University School of Education recommended for reaccreditation

The Newman University School of Education has been recommended for reaccreditation by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP), following a rigorous review process that included two and… Continue reading Newman University School of Education recommended for reaccreditation

Final Friday Feb. 28 at Newman University Steckline Gallery features ‘Subjects Removed’ by Johnny Sutton

The Newman University Steckline Gallery will present “Subjects Removed” by Johnny Sutton as the sixth show of its 2013-2014 season. The exhibit of photography, which begins with a Final Friday… Continue reading Final Friday Feb. 28 at Newman University Steckline Gallery features ‘Subjects Removed’ by Johnny Sutton

Newman University art students team with Inter-Faith Ministries for Final Friday Feb. 28

A photography project by graphic design students at Newman University will be featured at the Final Friday exhibition from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Inter-Faith Ministries C.A.F.E.… Continue reading Newman University art students team with Inter-Faith Ministries for Final Friday Feb. 28