Category Archives: Alumni Updates

From the National Alumni Board President

Dear Newman University Alumni Family, We are entering a very exciting time – we have a new director of Alumni Relations … Continue reading From the National Alumni Board President

Don’t miss the next All-Alumni Reunion June 23–25

Featuring the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Awards If you enjoyed – or missed – the 2016 All-Alumni Reunion, start making plans … Continue reading Don’t miss the next All-Alumni Reunion June 23–25

Sarah Strole joins Newman as Director of Alumni Relations, Annual Giving

Newman University welcomed Sarah Strole as director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving, effective Aug. 1. In her role at Newman, Strole … Continue reading Sarah Strole joins Newman as Director of Alumni Relations, Annual Giving

Sacred Heart Academy Class of ’66 celebrates 50 years

The Sacred Heart Academy Class of ’66 Golden Hearts Reunions brought many alumnae to the Newman University campus June 24 and 25. Some came for only … Continue reading Sacred Heart Academy Class of ’66 celebrates 50 years

All-alumni reunion draws grads from seven decades back to newman

The Newman University first All-Alumni Reunion in recent memory drew alumni from as far away as California, New York, Florida and Virginia … Continue reading All-alumni reunion draws grads from seven decades back to newman

National Alumni Board welcomes six

The Newman University National Alumni Board will welcome five new members and one returning member at the May 12 Alumni … Continue reading National Alumni Board welcomes six

Alumni Gatherings 2015-2016

Director of Development for Sciences and Health Sciences Therese Wetta, ASC ’64, right, visited Rogers, Ark., Nov. 17, 2015, to … Continue reading Alumni Gatherings 2015-2016

Former Newman University students set to become deacons

Newman University has seen a number of its former students enter formation, a period of six to nine years during … Continue reading Former Newman University students set to become deacons

Student Alumni Board Promotes Involvment, Connections

A bone marrow drive, the Cardinal Newman Banquet, Joyful Jet Day and Last Call are just a handful of events … Continue reading Student Alumni Board Promotes Involvment, Connections

Newman Gears Up for All-Alumni Reunion

Mark your calendar, make plans now and sign up to attend the Newman University 2016 All-Alumni Reunion. Register by May … Continue reading Newman Gears Up for All-Alumni Reunion

Interested in forming a local alumni chapter?

The Alumni Board of Directors re-established local chapters of the Newman Alumni Association at the Aug. 15 meeting, following a … Continue reading Interested in forming a local alumni chapter?

Help us complete new alumni directory

Work is underway to produce a new Newman University Alumni Directory. The directory will include information on alumni from all … Continue reading Help us complete new alumni directory

Sign up today for Newman tag

Kansas residents can ride with pride when they sign up for a distinctive Newman University license tag. The State of … Continue reading Sign up today for Newman tag

Alumni gatherings and visits

Members of the Newman Alumni and Advancement Departments were busy this summer organizing alumni gatherings and events in Wichita and … Continue reading Alumni gatherings and visits

2016 alumni awards to be presented at Cardinal Newman Banquet, Feb. 27

The Newman University National Alumni Board of Directors has selected the recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Alumni Awards. The awards … Continue reading 2016 alumni awards to be presented at Cardinal Newman Banquet, Feb. 27

National board names six as honorary alumni

The Newman University National Alumni Board, following the recommendation of the Nominations and Awards Committee, has named six outstanding individuals … Continue reading National board names six as honorary alumni

Golden Hearts

Featured photo: Members of the Sacred Heart College Class of ’65 celebrated their 50th Reunion May 15, 2015 on the … Continue reading Golden Hearts

All-alumni reunion offers fun for alums of all class years

Newman University is proud of its alumni, beginning with students who graduated from St. John’s or Sacred Heart Academy, to … Continue reading All-alumni reunion offers fun for alums of all class years

Alumni gatherings 2014-15

Choral 10-year reunion More than 40 Chorale and Troubadour alumni from the past 10 years returned to Newman in October … Continue reading Alumni gatherings 2014-15

Newman Kansas license plates coming soon

Newman University would like to give members of the Newman community who are Kansas residents the opportunity to purchase an … Continue reading Newman Kansas license plates coming soon

Newman National Alumni Board Members

The Newman University National Alumni Board has selected five new members. They will begin their terms in June 2015. Michael … Continue reading Newman National Alumni Board Members

Pioneering graduate of Sacred Heart College returns to campus

Colene (Duesing) Kruse is a proud member of the Sacred Heart College Class of ’54. While there are others who … Continue reading Pioneering graduate of Sacred Heart College returns to campus

Sacred Heart Academy Class of ’64 Celebrates 50th Reuinion

Thirty-one members of the Sacred Heart Academy Class of 1964 returned to the Newman campus Oct. 11, 2014 to be … Continue reading Sacred Heart Academy Class of ’64 Celebrates 50th Reuinion

Upcoming Reunions

Sacred Heart College Class of 1965 50th Reunion May 15, 2015 Includes lunch with members of the Newman University Board … Continue reading Upcoming Reunions

Coach Dave Skinner, former players reunite over lunch

About 35 former men’s basketball players, co-workers and friends from the 1970’s met for lunch Jan. 31 with former Men’s … Continue reading Coach Dave Skinner, former players reunite over lunch

Newman celebrates hall of fame class of 2015

Alumni athletes and their family and friends converged on the Newman University campus in late January for several events celebrating the … Continue reading Newman celebrates hall of fame class of 2015

Alumni team up for ‘Day at the K’

Approximately 45 Newman alumni, staff members and friends in Wichita boarded a chartered bus July 27 for “Newman Day at … Continue reading Alumni team up for ‘Day at the K’

Parents of freshman ‘Legacy Students,’ scholarship recipients honored at reception

Parents of freshman “legacy students” – the sons and daughters of Newman alumni –  and Cardinal Newman Scholarship recipients gathered … Continue reading Parents of freshman ‘Legacy Students,’ scholarship recipients honored at reception

Country singer ’08 Jill Martin performs at Country Music Hall of Fame

Country singer ’08 Jill Martin and her husband, singer/songwriter Logan Mize, performed at an Aug. 10, 2014 reception hosted by … Continue reading Country singer ’08 Jill Martin performs at Country Music Hall of Fame

NU National Alumni Board of Directors elects four new members

Eric Leitzel ’10 MBA-Management Web Designer II, CCH Site Builder CCH Tax & Accounting North America Wichita, Kan. Kathy (Chervenak) … Continue reading NU National Alumni Board of Directors elects four new members

Class of ’64 inducted into Golden Hearts Club

Members of the Sacred Heart College Class of 1964 were inducted into the Golden Hearts Club during the weekend of … Continue reading Class of ’64 inducted into Golden Hearts Club

Colorado Springs MSW program celebrates Spring 2014 graduates

Faculty, staff and 2014 graduates of the Master of Social Work program in Colorado Springs, Colo., gathered for a graduation … Continue reading Colorado Springs MSW program celebrates Spring 2014 graduates

Commencement Spring 2014

Ceremony features honorary degree, Ablah Awards The 2014 Spring Commencement on May 10 drew a full-capacity crowd to Central Community … Continue reading Commencement Spring 2014

Newman alumna Andrea Mártires is living the Newman mission in Europe

By Robin Allard ’14 Since her graduation in 2013, Newman University alumna Andrea Mártires has been continuing to learn ways … Continue reading Newman alumna Andrea Mártires is living the Newman mission in Europe

2015 Alumni Awards will be presented at Cardinal Newman Banquet, Feb. 21

2015 Alumni Awards will be presented at Cardinal Newman Banquet, Feb. 21 From director of Alumni Relations Sarah (Kriwiel) Cundiff … Continue reading 2015 Alumni Awards will be presented at Cardinal Newman Banquet, Feb. 21

From Newman to Priesthood

Some kids want to be doctors. Others want to be teachers. At age 9, Wichita native Sam Brand knew he … Continue reading From Newman to Priesthood

Inaugural Showcase Banquet draws large crowd

Close to 200 people came to the Newman University campus Nov. 21, 2013 for the first-ever Newman Showcase Banquet. The … Continue reading Inaugural Showcase Banquet draws large crowd

Cheers!

“Happy Hour” gatherings in the Wichita and Kansas City areas allowed alumni to reminisce with old friends and get to … Continue reading Cheers!

Reunions bring science, math alumni and faculty together

A series of small reunions offered unique  opportunities for Newman University science, health science and math alumni in the Wichita … Continue reading Reunions bring science, math alumni and faculty together

Class notes

Class Note Sections: Marriages Baby Jets Class Notes Alumni Obituaries Friends of the University Obituaries Marriages ’04 Emily Iseman and … Continue reading Class notes

Sports reunions, tree lighting on tap for fall 2013

Join us for the following alumni reunions and other events through December in Wichita: Saturday, Oct. 5 Baseball and Softball … Continue reading Sports reunions, tree lighting on tap for fall 2013

Alumni board elects four new members

The Newman University Alumni Association Board of Directors recently welcomed four new members. They are:

Faculty, involvement, community rank high on recent alumni survey

From Director of Alumni Relations Sarah (Kriwiel) Cundiff ‘86, ‘90 Thanks to everyone who responded to the online survey of … Continue reading Faculty, involvement, community rank high on recent alumni survey