Tag: Adorers of the Blood of Christ

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The intriguing history behind the Feast Day of St. Maria De Mattias

Feb. 4 is the Feast Day of Saint Maria De Mattias — the founder of the Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC). According to the history of ASC, “Maria De Mattias was proclaimed a ...

Business expertise, ethics will be focus of new School of Business at Newman University

Newman University will create a new School of Business that focuses not only on knowledge and expertise in business, but also ethics, entrepreneurship and socially conscious practices in business. The new school will officially launch ...

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. The gift will be used ...

Adorers of the Blood of Christ to celebrate 180th anniversary

The Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC) will celebrate its 180th anniversary Wednesday, March 4. Newman University will host a Mass at noon Wednesday in St. John’s Chapel, located inside of Sacred Heart Hall, ...

Nov. 20 Mission Talk: McNeill was a tireless worker for Sacred Heart Junior College

The institution we know today as Newman University owes a good part of its existence to the tireless efforts of its first president, Monsignor Leon A. McNeill. McNeill and his work as president of what ...

Watch out for Newman University ghosts tonight

Don’t be surprised if you see or hear ghosts this afternoon and evening on the Newman University campus. Over the years, incidents have occurred that some think are caused by the spirits of former faculty, ...

Final Mission Talk concludes yearlong remembrance of ASC Martyrs in Liberia

Newman University will present the final Mission Talk of the 2012-13 series on April 10 at 7 p.m. in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. This year’s Mission Talk series has been dedicated ...

Newman celebrates several accomplishments

Former Newman University President Tarcisia Roths, ASC, was recognized today by The Wichita Business Journal  during the 2012 Women in Business event held at the Hyatt Regency in Wichita.  Each year the newspaper recognizes outstanding women ...

Freshman students help bring food to children in need

More than 200 bags of food were packed by the approximately 185 freshman students who participated in the Traditions and Transition (TNT) service project, part of Freshman Student Orientation activities over the Aug. 25-26 weekend. ...

A thank you to all women religious from James Martin, S.J.

President Noreen Carrocci shared this video with the Newman faculty and staff at a recent community meeting held earlier this week. As Newman closes the 2011-12 academic year, we thought we would share Father Martin’s ...

Founders Plaza: Biographies of the ASC now online

In 2006 Charlotte Rohrbach, ASC conceived an idea that would help remember those sisters who have served God’s people on Newman’s campus. Through much work from Sister Charlotte, as well as a few others, the Founders ...

Newman University named to national service honor roll for third time

Newman University has been named for the third time to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for its exemplary service to America’s communities in 2011. Newman is one of only eight colleges and ...

Newman University, Wichita partners with Newman University College, Birmingham to benefit student learning

Students studying at Newman University in Kansas will have the chance to expand their horizons following the announcement of a partnership with a university in the United Kingdom. ...

Graduation activities set for Dec. 16 – 17

Newman University will honor Fall 2011 graduates with a variety of ceremonies set for Dec. 16 and 17. ...

Newman University to award honorary degrees to Newbery Medal recipient, Guatemala missionaries on Dec. 17

Newman University officials have announced that alumna and Newbery Medal recipient Clare Sander Vanderpool, and Guatemala missionaries Dani Brought, ASC and Kris Schrader, ASC, will be awarded Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degrees during ...

Charlotte Rohrbach, ASC recognized as Kansas Woman of Distinction

Dress for Success held its 3rd Annual Kansas Women of Distinction publication party Tuesday, Nov. 15, at the Abode Venue in downtown Wichita. Each year the event, hosted by Dress for Success Wichita, highlights women across ...

Documentary film ‘Telling Amy’s Story,’ panel discussion Oct. 18 to help stop Domestic Violence

Verizon Wireless, StepStone and the Newman University Department of Social Work will present a special screening of the documentary “Telling Amy’s Story” at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, in the Performance Hall of the De Mattias ...

Golf cart donated to ASC Sisters

Martin Park, owner and president of Mommy’s Helper Inc. in Wichita, donated a new golf cart on Friday, Sept. 9, to the Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC). The golf cart was donated on behalf of ...

Newman University brings back theatre with performances, academic programs

Though all the world’s a stage, the one at Newman University has been less active in recent years than the school has been accustomed to. That will change beginning this fall, however, when the university ...

Dual-admissions agreement with Pratt Community College offers students scholarships, ease of transfer to Newman University

Newman University and Pratt Community College (PCC) have created an agreement that will offer a dual-admissions program and a special scholarship for PCC students who continue their education at Newman. ...

Dual-admissions agreement with Cowley College offers students scholarship, ease of transfer to Newman University

Newman University and Cowley College have created an agreement that will offer a dual-admissions program and a special scholarship for Cowley students who continue their education at Newman. ...

Newman University again cited for community service

Newman University has again been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for its exemplary service to America’s communities. The inclusion of Newman on the 2010 Honor Roll comes two years after ...

Dual-admissions agreement with Dodge City Community College offers students scholarship, ease of transfer to Newman University

Newman University and Dodge City Community College (DCCC) have created an agreement that will offer a dual-admissions program and a special scholarship for DCCC students who continue their education at Newman. The agreement allows DCCC ...

Sister Thomasine Stoecklein honored for service to Newman

Thomasine Stoecklein, ASC, who retired from Newman University after close to 50 years of service, was honored at a card shower and reception May 17 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. The event included comments by ...

Newman University raises $3,000 for Women’s Initiative Network

Members of the Newman University Staff Assembly Silent Auction Committee met with staff and participants from the Wichita Women’s Initiative Network (WIN) May 2 to present a check for $3,012. The money was raised through ...

Don’t miss the NU Silent Auction April 8

The Newman University Staff Assembly will stage its annual Silent Auction from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, April 8 in the Mabee Dining Center. This year’s auction will benefit the Wichita Women’s Initiative Network ...

Loretta Thome, ASC passes away March 25

Loretta Thome, ASC passed away Friday, March 25, 2011. She was 91, and was a professed Adorer of the Blood of Christ for 70 years. ...

Project SONRISA seeks toothbrushes for Guatemalan children

The Newman University Project SONRISA is again seeking donations of toothbrushes for Guatemalan children. The project has set a goal this year of collecting 11,000 toothbrushes by April 1. ...

Newman recognizes outstanding alumni, bestows prestigious Cardinal Newman Medal

Newman University presented its top awards to several worthy recipients at the Feb. 26 Cardinal Newman Banquet and Awards Ceremony, held in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. ...

Newman students work with ASC in St. Louis

In early January several Newman University students traveled to St. Louis, Mo., as part of a service learning trip hosted by Campus Ministry. The students partnered with Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC) ministries in ...

Alumna and former drama professor Lillian Taylor passes away

Sacred Heart alumna and former drama professor Lillian Taylor passed away Jan. 31, 2011. Taylor was a 1950 graduate of Sacred Heart Academy and a 1959 graduate of Sacred Heart College. She was a member ...

Hall of Fame and Homecoming begins Friday, Feb. 4. Get your tickets now!

Newman University will stage a number of events Feb. 4 – 6 in celebration of Homecoming 2011 and the Newman University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011. ...

Newman University to celebrate Homecoming, Athletics Hall of Fame inductees Feb. 4-6

Newman University will stage a number of events Feb. 4 – 6 in celebration of Homecoming 2011 and the Newman University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011. ...

Newman to stage Homecoming, Athletics Hall of Fame Feb. 4-6.

Newman University will stage a number of events Feb. 4-6 in celebration of Homecoming 2011 and the Newman University Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2011. ...

Adorers of the Blood of Christ recognized for service

The founding and sponsoring order of Newman University, the Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC), was among those in the Wichita area honored Tuesday, Nov. 16. in the Kansas Women of Distinction program. The ASC ...

Alumna, former board member Clarissa Tenbrink, ASC passes away

The Newman community mourns the passing of Clarissa Tenbrink, ASC, who passed away Nov. 7 at age 85. ...

Newman University group to attend beatification of John Henry Cardinal Newman

Representatives from Newman University and the Adorers of the Blood of Christ (ASC) will be among the throngs of people expected to attend the Sept. 19 beatification ceremony in Birmingham, England of John Henry Cardinal Newman, ...

Newman University stages contest to name new mascot

Newman University is in the final phase of completing a new university mascot and has launched a contest to give the mascot a fitting name. The contest, which will award the winner a new IPad, ...

Newman University to stage ‘Party on the Plaza’ to benefit student scholarships

Newman University will bring the sights and sounds of the French Quarter to life for its annual fundraising and social event with the “Party on the Plaza – New Orleans Style.” The event will take ...

Suggest a name for Newman’s new mascot, set to arrive in September

The Newman community has talked much about getting a new mascot. Surveys have been conducted more than once to gain a good understanding of what that mascot might depict for the Newman University Jets. In ...