When it comes to preparing graduates to transform society, the senior capstone project is one of the elements that sets Newman University apart.
Calling all creatives: Take the 24-hour theater challenge
The 24-hour Theater Project challenges teams to write, direct, rehearse and perform a play from start to finish within 24 hours.
Newman University reveals its fall 2022 graduates
Newman University officials have announced the students who completed the requirements to earn a degree at the close of the 2022 fall semester.
A care-filled practice: nursing student pursues dream at Newman
Emily Gonzales-Bautista, a fourth-year nursing student at Newman University, hopes to transform society for the better with every patient she serves.
Student Haleigh Pearson’s struggles with dyslexia inspire passion for teaching
Inspired by her own personal struggles with dyslexia, first-year student Haleigh Pearson is earning a degree of difference from Newman University.
Week 4: Advent season reflections series
We hope you’ve all had a blessed Advent season, and we wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas!
Nursing graduate to begin career as postpartum nurse
Rebecca Hageman, a December 2022 graduate of Newman University, is ready for her next chapter.
A year in review: 2022
Here’s a look back on stories of Newman University students, alumni, faculty and staff continuing to shine through adversity in 2022.
From student to nurse: Fall 2022 pinning ceremony
Eighteen nursing graduates, along with their family and close friends, gathered for the spring nursing pinning ceremony December 9, in Newman University’s De Mattias Performance Hall.
Meet the visual arts contest winners
Eighteen Newman University students submitted artwork, and three walked away with a cash prize.
Week 3: Advent season reflections series
We wish you all a blessed Advent season, and we hope you enjoy these special reflections from our Newman University community members.
Data Professionals of Wichita’s value extends beyond Newman campus
A network known as the Data Professionals of Wichita, established by Newman University Dean of the School of Business and Technology David Cochran, is making waves in the local workforce.
New dean, new name, expansive vision: School of Business & Technology
A name change isn’t the only aspect that’s different about the newly named School of Business & Technology; Professor David Cochran will step into his new role as dean in January 2023.
Video: Merry Christmas from Newman 360Five
In this episode of Newman 360Five, Santa’s elves, Emily and Daniel, have come with questions, looking for answers.
Newman now collecting grocery bags for service event
The Newman Laudato Si planning committee will help bring new life to plastic bags with its spring service event Cocoa, Cookies and Quilting on Wednesday, February 1.
Newman’s spirit of service shows during Scholars and Service Day
Scholars Day at Newman University is always an exciting affair, but this year, a campus-wide service element was added to the day’s agenda on December 5.
Video & photos: Newman “Christmas Joy” concert
On December 4, the Newman University chorale and troubadours performed “Christmas Joy” for a sold-out crowd in the De Mattias Performance Hall.
Dugan Library open 24 hours a day during finals week
The Dugan Library at Newman University is extending its hours during finals week and will be open nonstop from 2 pm December 4, to 5 pm December 9.
Video: Be A Hero
Giving Tuesday may have passed, but it isn’t too late to be a hero for a Newman University student.
The life of Newman bowler Dakota Lennen
“Slow your roll” is a common expression many college athletes may hear, but for women’s bowler Dakota Lennen, nothing will slow her down.
Week 2: Advent season reflection series
Newman University invites you and your family to spiritually reflect on the second week of the Advent season.
Newman student has 10-year connection with ASC sisters
This marks junior Alpha Magafu’s tenth year of education from the ASC sisters — first in high school in Tanzania, and now at Newman University in Wichita, Kansas.
Senior Desaray Cruz thanks teachers through capstone project
Deseray Cruz, a soon-to-be first-generation college graduate majoring in elementary education, recently gave back to teachers at Freeman Elementary School for her ASC capstone project.
Newman chorale and troubadours present Christmas concert Dec. 4
In the spirit of the holiday season, the DeMattias Performance Hall will be filled with joyous songs during the music department’s concert, “Christmas Joy” at 3 pm on December 4.
Week 1: Advent season reflection series
From the Newman University campus and the reflective hearts of generous persons, you are invited to journey with the greater Newman family in preparing for Christmas.
Newman collecting donated Christmas cards, socks through Dec. 2
Newman University is collecting donated Christmas cards, socks, wrapping paper and tape through December 2.
Celebrating 5 years of education in the Bishop Gerber Science Center
On Nov. 17, Newman University donors, alumni, faculty, staff and current students gathered to celebrate the first five years of the state-of-the-art Bishop Gerber Science Center on campus during an open house event.
High schoolers experience inside look at Newman with ‘Difference Makers’
One of the perks of being a small, private university in the heart of Kansas is that high schoolers can receive a highly personalized tour and look into life at Newman through “Difference Makers” visits.
First-generation student Breanna Brown pursues degree in social work
Led by her passion for helping others, junior and first-generation college student Breanna Brown is studying social work at Newman University. Brown is from Leavenworth, Kansas, where she attended Leavenworth… Continue reading First-generation student Breanna Brown pursues degree in social work
Newman celebrates the life of Austin Madubuike
On November 3, Newman University community members came together to celebrate the life of 21-year-old Austin Madubuike.
Newman 360Five video: Hands-on makeup tutorial
In this week’s episode of Newman 360Five, sophomore Emily Pachta shares her makeup routine with a helping hand — or two — from Daniel Cubias-Arteaga.
Several on-campus resources available to Newman students
As the semester continues, we want to ensure that Newman University students know how to access various resources available to them on campus.
Online auction now open for Newman Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
The Newman University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is excited to open its second annual auction to the public.
Newman receives $2.2 million grant to support student success
Newman University was recently awarded more than $2 million in the form of a Title III grant from the United States Department of Education to implement the university’s student support and success program.
Newman senior Alexis Smith crowned Miss Wichita
Not only is Alexis Smith a senior at Newman University, she’s also Miss Wichita 2023.
Video: Native American Heritage Month with Kaelyn Johnson
Watch the video as Kaelyn Johnson shares her Native American heritage and family traditions, favorite foods, the vibrancy of the culture, and what it means to be a student at Newman.
Newman students conduct research at the Museum of World Treasures
Students at Newman University get the benefit of many hands-on learning opportunities, and recently, they conducted original research on ancient Egypt at the Museum of World Treasures in Wichita.
Newman 360Five video: ‘Jet Broadcast! Our Hero’
In the latest Newman 360Five video, students experience life with the Jet Broadcast, a time-saving email that reduces inbox pollution for students, faculty and staff at Newman University. The Jet… Continue reading Newman 360Five video: ‘Jet Broadcast! Our Hero’
Senior capstone project benefits mothers through A Better Choice
Senior Cassidy Garretson, majoring in biology with a concentration in pre-physical therapy and a minor in sports medicine recently helped new mothers by giving them baskets filled with gifts.
MCLO to host international luncheon Nov. 11
Multicultural Leadership Organization hosts its International Luncheon 11 am to 1 pm Friday, November 11 in the Tarcisia Roths Alumni Center in Dugan.