Tag: Dugan-Gorges Conference Center

Newman University to host human trafficking awareness event Jan. 29

In recognition of Human Trafficking Awareness Month, Newman University will host a Volunteer Fair and a free screening of the documentary film, “What I Have Been Through is Not Who I Am,” at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. ...

Newman University to host ‘Newsmakers’ event Jan. 30

Newman University will host the 2013 Wichita Business Journal “Newsmakers” celebration, from 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center.  ...

Newman University to hold Fall 2013 graduation activities Dec. 13 – 14

Newman University will hold the Fall 2013 Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement ceremony on Dec. 13 and Dec. 14, respectively. The Newman School of Nursing and Allied Health will also honor candidates for the Bachelor of ...

Newman Alumni Association hosts ‘Showcase Honors Banquet’ for high school seniors Nov. 21

The Newman University Alumni Association Board of Directors will host “The Newman Showcase Honors Banquet” on Thursday, Nov. 21. The banquet is designed to honor the scholastic achievements of high school senior students from around ...

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 ...

Gerber Institute at Newman University to present Notre Dame Professor Margaret Pfeil lecture on race and reconciliation Nov. 7

Margaret Pfeil, Ph.D. from the University of Notre Dame Department of Theology will present “Restorative Justice and Racial Reconciliation” at Newman University at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center. ...

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 University presents ‘Immeasurable Education’ Open House Nov. 14

Newman University will hold an Open House for prospective students with the theme of “Immeasurable Education.” The open house will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Nov. 14, in the Dugan Gorges Conference Center ...

Newman University plans College Women’s Conference to focus on emotional, physical health

Newman University will host a College Women’s Conference in early November in an effort to provide college-age women with information on women’s health and healthy relationships. The conference will be held Saturday, Nov. 3 from ...

Psychologist and author Jeremy Crosby to speak on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder at Newman University Oct. 7

Psychologist and author Dr. Jeremy P. Crosby will discuss the challenges of veterans facing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder at a candlelight ceremony Oct. 7 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the campus of Newman University. Crosby’s ...

This year’s first ‘Mission Talks’ set for Oct. 9-10

Oct. 9-10 marks the start of this year’s “Mission Talks” at Newman. This year’s mission presentations are dedicated to the 20th Anniversary of the Liberian Martyrs (Barbara Ann Muttra, ASC; Mary Joel Kolmer, ASC; Shirley ...

Notre Dame Professor Michael Pries to deliver Hesburgh Lecture at Newman University Oct. 16

Newman University and the Notre Dame Club of Wichita will host Michael J. Pries, Ph.D. as the guest speaker for this year’s Hesburgh Lecture. The lecture, entitled “Our Growing National Debt and What it Means ...

Constitution Day Lecture to feature history professor Gretchen Eick

Newman University will present Gretchen Eick, Ph.D., professor of history at Friends University, as the guest speaker for the 2012 Constitution Day Lecture. The lecture will take place at 7 p.m., Wednesday Sept. 26 in ...

Students, honorary degree recipients to be recognized at NU spring and summer 2012 graduation ceremonies

Newman University will hold the Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement ceremony for spring and summer 2012 graduates on May 11 and May 12, respectively. The university will also honor graduating Nursing students on May 11, as ...

Albert is featured speaker at Scholarship Luncheon

Andale, Kan., native Brice Albert was the featured speaker at the Newman University Scholarship Luncheon April 16 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. The annual event brings together Newman scholarship recipients and ...

Homecoming Week to begin Feb. 12

Mark your calendars for Newman University’s Homecoming Week 2012. The theme for this year’s event is Casino Royale. Come enjoy a week of fun for all Newman students. ...

Newman University to present concert, other activities for Cardinal Newman Week Feb. 19-25

Newman University will host a variety of events in its annual celebration of Cardinal Newman Week, beginning this year on Sunday, Feb. 19 and running through Saturday, Feb. 25. The annual week of festivities is ...

Newman athletes to host annual ‘Drop and Shop’

The Newman University Student Athlete Advisory Committee is hosting a Christmas Drop and Shop this Saturday, Dec. 10, in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center inside the Dugan Library and Campus Center. ...

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. ...

‘The Newman Surprise!’ Open house for prospective students of all ages

On Tuesday, Nov. 15, Newman University will be hosting its Fall Open House event, “The Newman Surprise.” You’ll be surprised when you hear about Newman’s great program offerings, outstanding financial aid, deeply involved student groups, ...

Newman University History Department Speaker Series welcomes author, blogger of ‘Making Sense of Jihad’ Nov. 3

Most Americans are aware of the uprisings against governments in the Middle East over the past year. Few, however, may understand the scenes they see in the media, some quite violent, as they depict extraordinary ...

Greek, Roman historian to lecture tonight at Newman University

Illinois State University Assistant Professor of History Georgia Tsouvala, Ph.D. will visit Newman University to lecture on her most recent publication, Before Title IX: Women Athletes in Ancient Greece and Rome. The lecture, which kicks ...

Don’t miss Gerber Institute lecture by author Warren St. John Sept. 19

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies at Newman University will host a lecture by author Warren St. John at 7 p.m., Sept. 19 in the Performance Hall of the De Mattias Fine Arts Center on ...

Gerber Institute presents author Warren St. John Sept. 19

The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies at Newman University will host a lecture by author Warren St. John at 7 p.m., Sept. 19 in the Performance Hall of the De Mattias Fine Arts Center on ...

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 ...

Students, honorary degree recipients to be recognized at Newman University spring and summer graduation ceremonies

Newman University will hold the Baccalaureate Mass and Commencement ceremony for spring and summer 2011 graduates on May 13 and May 14, respectively. The university will also honor graduating nursing students on May 13, as well ...

Daughter of WWII Nazi to speak at Newman April 27

Newman University is co-sponsor and host of the Yom Ha’Shoah Community Commemoration, that will feature a lecture by Liesel Appel entitled “A Nazi’s Daughter Speaks Out; A Search for Self, Forgiveness and Justice.” The lecture ...

Newman University Literature Festival March 31 – April 1

Newman University’s 12th Annual Literature Festival and Scholar’s Day is set to satisfy participants much like a pot luck dinner. Consider it an educational stew for literature lovers and lifelong learners of all interests. And, it’s ...

Career Fair set for March 31

Newman University and Friends University will again partner to present the Spring 2011 “Career Fair on Highway 54” from 3:30 to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 31 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. ...

“Camino al Futuro – Strengthening Latino Families” Event Returns to Newman

Newman University welcomes the 2011 “Camino al Futuro – Strengthening Latino Families”event back to campus this Saturday, March 12. For the second year this event will be held 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the ...

Get your tickets now for Cardinal Newman Banquet

There is still time to reserve seats at the Cardinal Newman and Alumni Awards Banquet, the culminating event of Cardinal Newman Week. The banquet will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 26 in the Dugan-Gorges ...

Newman scholar Edward Jeremy Miller featured speaker during Cardinal Newman Week / Banquet tickets still available

Renowned Newman scholar Edward Jeremy Miller, Ph.D., S.T.D. will present the Cardinal Newman Guest Lecture at 7 p.m., Tues., Feb. 22 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman University campus. ...

John Marstall to be honored as part of Cardinal Newman Week festivities Feb. 20-26

Wichita businessman and former Newman University Board of Trustees Chairman John Marstall will receive the Cardinal Newman Medal at the university’s annual Cardinal Newman and Alumni Awards Banquet, set this year for 7 p.m. Saturday, ...

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. ...

Make plans now for Cardinal Newman Week Feb. 20-26

For decades, Newman University has set aside a week to honor the life, lessons and ideals of John Henry Cardinal Newman, the university’s namesake. This year, the week will have even more meaning, as it ...

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. ...

‘Spread the Red,’ free pizza and admission mark Jan. 22 televised basketball game

Students, alumni and fans of all ages are invited to “Spread the Red” and enjoy free pizza and free admission to the CBS College Sports Women’s Basketball Game of the Week on Saturday, Jan. 22, ...

Winter prayer breakfast set for Jan. 27

Newman University Staff Assembly will host a winter prayer breakfast from 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. on Jan. 27 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center on the Newman campus. ...

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. ...

Newman Open House tonight from 5-7 p.m.

Join university representatives from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010 in the Dugan-Gorges Conference Center to learn about NU’s academic programs, as well as financial aid and application processes. Brief campus tours will also ...