Feature Articles

Major Progress Made in Facilities Campaign

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In August 2017, the Newman University campus will be transformed by the presence of a new building and another one featuring major updates, thanks to the success of Facing Forward – A Campaign for Newman University.

Eck Hall Renovations Include Simulation Labs, Interactive Mannequins

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Students in the Newman University nursing and allied health programs are already enjoying the benefits of the Facing Forward campaign, … Continue reading Eck Hall Renovations Include Simulation Labs, Interactive Mannequins

Science Center Groundbreaking Ceremony Sets Positive Tone

Nearly 300 people gathered on the Newman University campus June 10 for the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Bishop Gerber Science … Continue reading Science Center Groundbreaking Ceremony Sets Positive Tone

Amino Acid Mural in Heimerman Hall Will Be Missed

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Following construction of the Bishop Gerber Science Center, the Heimerman Science Center will be demolished. Many at Newman University will … Continue reading Amino Acid Mural in Heimerman Hall Will Be Missed

Images of Change

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Artifact: Something characteristic of or resulting from a particular human institution, period, trend, or individual. – Merriam-Webster Dictionary ‘To live … Continue reading Images of Change

Your gift is still needed

Even though renovations to Eck Hall are complete and construction is underway on the Bishop Gerber Science Center, the Facing … Continue reading Your gift is still needed

Alumni Profile

Alumna Gerry Killeen brings expertise back to Newman University

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Gerry Killeen has had only two jobs in her life – working for a large, highly successful New York advertising agency, and co-founding what would become a … Continue reading Alumna Gerry Killeen brings expertise back to Newman University

Athletics

Dustin Reed named All-American

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Dustin Reed has made a name for himself and Newman University wrestling. Reed is the first Newman student to earn All American Honors … Continue reading Dustin Reed named All-American

Women bowlers make 11th national tournament apperance

The Newman University Women’s Bowling Team ended the season with its 11th trip to nationals in 13 seasons. The squad entered the … Continue reading Women bowlers make 11th national tournament apperance

Newman Jet Tyler Bugner drafted by Rockies

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Tyler Bugner has come a long way since playing T-ball at the age of 5. In fact, you could say that Bugner, a … Continue reading Newman Jet Tyler Bugner drafted by Rockies

Triathlon program begins at Newman University

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The Newman University Triathlon program is officially underway. Newman student-triathletes made their debut Sept. 18 at the CyMan Triathlon in Bondurant, Iowa. … Continue reading Triathlon program begins at Newman University

Free judo classes grow in popularity

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Free judo classes, which began in September 2015 for Newman University students, are continuing this fall – and continuing to attract students, as … Continue reading Free judo classes grow in popularity

Athletics welcomes the 2016-17 year with improved facilities

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Newman University has upgraded many of its athletic facilities over the past year to improve gameday experiences for players and spectators alike. Improvements made to the softball field … Continue reading Athletics welcomes the 2016-17 year with improved facilities

University News

‘Tuition stop day’ celebrates newman donors, raises student awareness

On April 13, 2016, the Newman University campus was filled with signs, posters and other notices proclaiming “Tuition Stop Day” … Continue reading ‘Tuition stop day’ celebrates newman donors, raises student awareness

Changes in student affairs providing more services to students

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A large part of any student’s college experience is what goes on outside the classroom. In an effort to enhance … Continue reading Changes in student affairs providing more services to students

Vantage, student writers enjoy successful year

The Newman University student-run newspaper, The Vantage, and several of its staff members have drawn praise and professional rewards over … Continue reading Vantage, student writers enjoy successful year

Gollhofer, Boese receive Ablah Awards

Brandon Gollhofer of Fort Worth, Texas, received the Harvey J. Ablah Award, and Brandi Boese of La Crosse, Kan., received … Continue reading Gollhofer, Boese receive Ablah Awards

Student residence rededicated as Carrocci Hall

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Newman University faculty, staff, students, Board of Trustees members and a number of well-wishers gathered outside a Newman residence hall May … Continue reading Student residence rededicated as Carrocci Hall

Nursing students make blankets for sexual assault victims

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Nearly 50 Newman University nursing students who are members of the Nurses Christian Fellowship joined forces in March to make … Continue reading Nursing students make blankets for sexual assault victims

Longtime Newman supporters Robert and Rosalie Goebel are awarded honorary degree

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Newman University bestowed a Doctor of Humane Letters, honoris causa degree upon Robert L. and Rosalie Goebel at the Spring … Continue reading Longtime Newman supporters Robert and Rosalie Goebel are awarded honorary degree

Newman Welcomes New Provost Kimberly Long

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Kimberly McDowell Long, Ph.D., became the new provost and vice president of Academic Affairs for Newman University, effective July 1. … Continue reading Newman Welcomes New Provost Kimberly Long

Newman Grads: High in Salary, Low in Debt

Newman University ranks high in the average salary of graduates and low in the debt load of students compared to … Continue reading Newman Grads: High in Salary, Low in Debt

Helping ‘shut out human trafficking’

In April, Newman University staged a number of activities, speakers, events and presentations to help draw attention to one of … Continue reading Helping ‘shut out human trafficking’

Five New Members Join Board of Trustees

The Newman University Board of Trustees welcomed five new members, effective Sept. 23, 2016. The new members each serve a … Continue reading Five New Members Join Board of Trustees

Giving

Major gifts bring Newman closer to Facing Forward goals

Over the course of Facing Forward – A Campaign for Newman University, Newman officials have received a number of gifts … Continue reading Major gifts bring Newman closer to Facing Forward goals

Avoiding the goat

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People buy insurance to protect themselves if something unexpected comes their way – say, a tornado, a fire, an out-of-control … Continue reading Avoiding the goat

Estate gift helps future students, university

Newman University alumni Carm ’79 and Michael Ludlow, M.D. ’78 recently made a $500,000 bequest to their alma mater in … Continue reading Estate gift helps future students, university