Tag: Noreen M. Carrocci

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 ...

Friends and Newman have $293 million impact on local economy

Two private educational institutions in Wichita are making a substantial economic impact on the local economy according to a recent economic impact study commissioned by the Kansas Independent Colleges Association (KICA). Friends University and Newman ...

Newman University welcomes Vice President for Enrollment Management Mark Barrett

Mark G. Barrett has been named vice president for Enrollment Management at Newman University, effective Feb. 18, 2014. ...

Biology, nursing, allied health, other science and mathematics alums invited to meet with favorite professors Feb. 8

Stephen Palubicki, Ph.D. … Sr. Therese Wetta, ASC… Barbara Wing … These former professors – as well as current faculty members Surendra Singh, Ph.D.,  Susan Orsbon, Stacy Jones, Ph.D. and other biology faculty – will ...

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 ...

Newman University president receives unexpected honor on Veteran’s Day

A visitor to the office of Newman University President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. brought an interesting twist to Veterans Day. The visitor, Master Sgt. Phillip Lipke, presented Carrocci with a U.S. flag that was flown ...

Newman University sees slight enrollment gain, still a record

Newman University officials announced today slight increases have resulted in another record-high fall enrollment for the university. According to the official federal enrollment report following the 20th day of fall classes, 3,108 students are enrolled ...

Alumni Association welcomes three honorary members

The Newman University Alumni Association inducted three new members as honorary alumni at a ceremony on the Newman campus Friday, Feb. 24. The inductees were Newman President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D., Help Desk Supervisor and ...

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 ...

Newman University again posts record enrollment

Newman University officials announced today that the university has again posted record-high enrollment figures. According to the official federal enrollment report following the 20th day of fall classes, 3,021 students are enrolled for the fall ...

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 ...

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

Mark your calendars! Newman University will bring an authentic German festival to campus for its annual fundraising and social event with the “Party on the Plaza – Oktoberfest 2011.” The event will take place from ...

Newman University welcomes Father Michael Linnebur as chaplain, campus ministry director

Father Michael J. Linnebur has assumed the duties of chaplain and director of Campus Ministry at Newman University, effective June 20, 2011. Fr. Linnebur’s appointment to Newman is part of a round of new priest ...

Newman University nurse anesthesia program receives 10-year accreditation, new site approval from national agency

Newman University officials were recently notified that the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) has granted the university’s Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia program continued accreditation for 10 years, the maximum ...

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 honors graduating nurses

Clearwater graduate earns top nursing award Newman University recognized 27 candidates for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree at the annual Nurses’ Pinning ceremony held May 13, 2011 on the Newman campus. ...

Newman University celebrates Kansas Private College Week April 17 – 23

Newman University is among 18 Kansas institutions that will celebrate Kansas Private College Week, April 17 – 23. The week was recently declared by Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback, who called on “all citizens to join ...

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 ...

President Carrocci is invited guest on radio talk show

Newman University President Noreen Carrocci, Ph.D. was the invited guest for Steve McIntosh’s 30-minute radio talk show, Issues, which is broadcast on several Entercom Radio stations. Carrocci and McIntosh discuss Newman University, its students and faculty, and higher education in ...

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 University to award honorary degrees to Mickey Armstrong, Marj Chance May 14

Newman University will honor Mildred “Mickey” Armstrong and Marjorie “Marj” Chance with Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degrees during the Newman Spring 2011 Commencement ceremony, beginning at 10 a.m. May 14 at Central Community ...

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, ...

2010 NU Christmas Video
Watch ‘A Christmas Blessing’ from Newman University

View “A Christmas Blessing” from John Henry Cardinal Newman, President Noreen M. Carrocci, and the Newman community. ...

President Carrocci op-ed published in Wichita Eagle

An opinion essay by Newman University President Noreen M. Carrocci, Ph.D. was published in the Nov. 23 issue of The Wichita Eagle. The essay offers Carrocci’s views on the value of higher education and the ...

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 ...

Newman University to award Honorary Degrees to Paul and Bettie Eck, Teresa Hall Bartels

Newman University officials have announced that Paul and Bettie Eck and Teresa Hall Bartels will be awarded Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degrees during the Fall 2010 Commencement ceremony, beginning at 10 a.m. Dec. ...

New Board of Trustees members begin role

During the September 30 meeting of the Newman University Board of Trustees, five new board members and the new Alumni Association board representative were welcomed to the table. Those joining the Newman University Board of Trustees ...

Mission Talks to celebrate Newman’s beatification

The upcoming Mission Talks scheduled in October will be held in celebration and honor of the recent Beatification of John Henry Cardinal Newman. Charlotte Rohrbach, ASC, director of Mission Effectiveness and Archives, along with other ...

Newman University reports record enrollment

Newman University officials have released enrollment figures for the fall 2010 semester, which show that the number of students at Newman this year is the highest in school history. ...

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 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 ...

Newman University presents Rwandan genocide survivor and best selling author Immaculée Ilibagiza Sept. 13

Newman University in conjunction with Legatus – Wichita Chapter and The Gerber Institute for Catholic Studies will host a lecture by Rwandan genocide survivor and New York Times best selling author Immaculée Ilibagiza, at 7 ...

Agreement between Newman University and Butler Community College offers Butler students admission to Newman, potentially large scholarships

Newman University and Butler Community College of El Dorado, Kan., have created an agreement that will offer a new dual-admissions program to students. This agreement will allow many Butler students with a 2.0 GPA or above ...

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

Newman University and Donnelly College of Kansas City, Kan., have created an agreement that will offer a new dual-admissions program to students. The agreement allows Donnelly students with a 2.0 GPA or above to transfer ...

New Student Orientation starts Tuesday Aug. 17

As the new academic year draws closer, freshman and transfer students can ease their transition to a new school with the upcoming student orientation. Designed to help students learn about Newman, have fun, make friends ...