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New Dean of Students Eager to Meet Post-Pandemic Challenges
July 26, 2021
Stephanie Jones describes becoming a university’s dean of students as...

Sora Luna Lounge to Become a Student-Run Business
July 26, 2021
Neumann University Vice President for Student Affairs Dr. Chris...

Two Alums Climbing the Ranks at ABC Television Network
July 19, 2021
Have you ever wondered who works behind the scenes at those...

Six Degrees of Separation Between NU and Mare of Easttown
July 19, 2021
It’s true! Neumann University has a connection to the HBO smash...

Campus Buzzing with Facilities Work this Summer
July 16, 2021
Summer months at college campuses across the country are...

Alumna Discovers Herself through Lessons Learned in Liberal Arts
July 8, 2021
At 36, Melody Roehsler has discovered herself. The journey wasn’t...

Sean Flannery - PGA REACH Philadelphia Summer Intern
July 6, 2021
This summer, Sean Flannery, a junior sport management major from...

Neumann Buys Our Lady of Angels: Sale Supports NU Expansion, Sisters' Franciscan Mission
July 6, 2021
Neumann University and the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia...

W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Awards NU $68,000 Scholarship Grant
June 29, 2021
The W.W. Smith Charitable Trust has awarded Neumann a grant of...

Sr. Marguerite O’Beirne, Stepping Down but Not Stepping Away
June 29, 2021
Whoever said, “All good things must end,” clearly was not referring...

Neumann Students Pilot Program with ABC Network
June 23, 2021
Last fall, Neumann University students piloted a program with the...

NU Nursing Test Scores Hit 95 Percent
June 23, 2021
The Neumann University nursing NCLEX-RN pass rate for April 1, 2020,...

The Importance of the Juneteenth Holiday
June 14, 2021
by Dr. Nathan Hardy Since the Declaration of Independence declared...

Kris Pasto ’20: Motivated to Connect
June 14, 2021
For Kris Pasto ’20, life is all about connections - not networking...

Leanne Havis Recognized by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences
June 14, 2021
Criminal Justice Professor Dr. Leanne Havis received the Innovative...

Neumann, Widener Collaborate on Graduate Degree Options for Undergrads
May 25, 2021
Neumann and Widener University have reached an agreement to offer...

Grad Student Paul Rucci Vying for a Spot in the NFL
May 25, 2021
How ironic is it that a university which never had a football team...

The John C. Ford Student Success Center at the HUB
May 25, 2021
Neumann University’s Academic Resource Center (ARC) has a new name...

Awards Keep Coming for the Bjorkelo Family
May 18, 2021
Christian Bjorkelo ’21 was the recent recipient of the Camin...

Two Social Work Graduates Commit to a Year of Service
May 18, 2021
Carli Trice and Kaitlyn Tracey, both members of the Class of 2021,...

Twins are a Perfect Match for Neumann
May 18, 2021
When Halle and Jillian Crane first arrived on campus from the small...

Valedictorian Immersed Herself in Academics, Campus Life
May 12, 2021
It’s not just intellectual prowess that propelled Amanda DeCarolis to...

Jasmyne Fields '20, Pursuing Her Master's Degree in London
May 11, 2021
Psychology major Jasmyne Fields ’20 is taking the next step in her...

Neumann’s “Dr. J” Makes All-Star Teaching Team
May 11, 2021
Her students call her “Dr. J,” a term of respect and a nod to former...

Upcoming Graduation Ceremonies May 15th and 16th
May 11, 2021
Saturday May 15th, 2021

Baccalaureate Mass 2021
May 11, 2021
Join us in prayer as we celebrate the accomplishments of our...

Black Male Initiative Class Gains Momentum
May 10, 2021
In September 2019, academic advisor Denise Murray started the Black...

NU Launches Webpages Devoted to DEI
April 30, 2021
Neumann has added to its website a section devoted entirely to...

Say Their Names: Unity and Healing
April 30, 2021
Dear Members of the Neumann Community,

Negative effects of the Chester Covanta Incinerator
April 26, 2021
ASTON, Pa. - With the passing of Earth Day this month, the Neumann...

Year-long Social Justice Book Discussion Group Wraps with Presentation from Local Expert
April 26, 2021
A social justice themed book discussion group was piloted as a...

LEAD Conference Will Tackle Current Issues
April 22, 2021
Neumann’s annual LEAD Conference will include presentations on...

After 45 Years at NU, Dr. Sandra Weiss Steps Down as CLS Director
April 22, 2021
Dr. Sandra Weiss, director of the Clinical Laboratory Science...

TOP U.S. SUPREME COURT CASES OF BLACK AMERICAN HISTORY
April 22, 2021
These Landmark Cases Give Perspective to Protests on Discrimination...

How Supreme Court Cases Affect Black Americans
April 22, 2021
What U.S. Supreme Court cases have been most influential in the lives...

First Fest Looks to the Future
April 22, 2021
At the university’s inaugural First Fest on April 9, Neumann freshmen...

Mark and Ann Baiada give NU $1 million
April 12, 2021
Mark and Ann Baiada, founders of Bayada Home Health Care, have given...

Ever Ancient, Ever New – The Mission and Ministry of the Sisters of St. Francis
April 8, 2021
On April 9, the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia celebrate...

The Knight's Pantry – Addressing Student Food Insecurities
April 7, 2021
Hunger is an issue not typically associated with Neumann University...

Turning Personal Tragedy into a Lifeline for Others
March 30, 2021
Patricia Demiranda ’14 came to Neumann University on a mission with a...

Plans for an In-Person Fall
March 30, 2021
Neumann will welcome students, faculty, and staff back to campus this...

President's Update: Plans for the Fall Semester
March 25, 2021
Neumann University Community, 

Science Forum: Big City: Little Lizards: How do Anoles Respond to Urbanization
March 19, 2021
Biology Professor Dr. Chris Thawley hosts the first in a series of...

Dr. Michelle Santana: Newly Appointed Coordinator of DEI Initiatives
March 16, 2021
As Assistant Nursing Professor Dr. Michelle Santana embraces her new...

The Ward Sisters: Calling the Shots at Madison Square Garden
March 16, 2021
When the puck dropped at Madison Square Garden on February 28, two...

Drive to 30 Offers First-Year Students Free Courses
March 8, 2021
The Academic Advising Center has an offer that first-year students...

DPT Student Kelsey Robinson Wins National Essay Contest
March 8, 2021
Kelsey Robinson, a third-year DPT student, submitted an essay, A...

Lauren Hume '16 Fights Food Insecurity by Filling Fridges
February 22, 2021
Lauren Hume ’16 saw an empty refrigerator and decided to fill it....

Student Radio Show Urges Listeners to Stay Woke
February 22, 2021
Are you woke? Shanice Boyd is, and she’s on a mission to make others...

Assisi House Sisters Feel the Love this Valentine's Day
February 22, 2021
Small gestures of kindness go a long way, especially during a...

Senior Amaris Manning Publishes her First Book
February 15, 2021
CDM senior Amaris Manning has checked one thing off her bucket list –...

Sport Management Senior Seminar Raises Money for Local Businesses
February 15, 2021
Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy has inspired people around the...

Sports No Longer on Ice, Thanks to Hockey
February 15, 2021
Drop the puck. Sports are about to return to campus – or at least a...

TED Talks, Neumann Style: The Annual LEAD Conference
February 8, 2021
The Honors Program welcomes students of all ages to submit proposals...

Two Groups to Lead Diversity, Social Mobility Efforts
February 8, 2021
Neumann has instituted a two-pronged program to support diversity and...

Brown Sugar Sisters support group
February 1, 2021
While attending the peaceful protest held on campus last spring,...

Two Alums Served with the National Guard at the Inauguration
February 1, 2021
Neumann University was well represented at President Biden’s January...

U.S. News Ranks NU Online Degree for Veterans
January 26, 2021
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Neumann’s online bachelor’s...

Making Time for Spirituality
January 25, 2021
Mya McQueen jumped enthusiastically into college life. The Social...

Two Snider Hockey Alumnae Now Skate for NU
January 25, 2021
Thanks to the Ed Snider Youth Hockey Association’s Goals & Assists...

Campus History: President Joe Biden, as a young Senator, spoke at graduation in 1978
January 20, 2021
Sr. Madonna Marie Cunningham, OSF, Neumann's president, joins Sr....

Annual Day of Honor for MLK
January 18, 2021
The Office of Student Engagement and Leadership collaborated with...

Mobile Lab Provides Virus Testing for Resident Students
January 18, 2021
With the assistance of a mobile testing lab, which was first...

Wientjes Elected President of American Board of Wound Management
January 11, 2021
Dr. Karen A. Wientjes, a professor of physical therapy, has been...

Megan George '15 First Nurse in Delco to Receive Vaccine
January 11, 2021
Crozer-Chester Medical Center ER nurse Megan George '15 has...

Spring Plans Include Delayed Start, Virus Testing
January 11, 2021
The university’s plans for the spring semester include a delayed...

Mary (O'Malley) Kratz '13 Illustrates Her First Children's Book
December 23, 2020
When Mary Kratz’s aunt told her she was writing a children’s book and...

President's Update: Plans for the Spring Semester
December 22, 2020
Neumann University Community,

Business Students Build an International Reputation
December 14, 2020
Neumann business students are building quite a reputation for...

Social Work Majors Pilot Program at St. Francis Hospital
December 7, 2020
Four social work majors are currently conducting their field...

Freshman's Take on Starting College During a Pandemic
December 3, 2020
When the class of 2024 dreamed of their college experience, chances...

Two Criminal Justice Majors Become Local Police Officers
December 3, 2020
Vincent Recupido and Jeremy Baker, both criminal justice majors, are...

CDM Class Studies Media Coverage of Systemic Racism
November 30, 2020
In the months following the killing of George Floyd, news programs...

Ariana Pena Appointed to NCAA Advisory Committee
November 30, 2020
Junior volleyball player Ariana Pena has been selected to the NCAA...

George Walley-Sephes '17, Founder of Survival to Success, Inc.
November 25, 2020
George Walley-Sephes has accomplished a great deal since he graduated...

“Re-member” Your Thanksgiving Table this Year
November 25, 2020
by Dr. Sophia Park 

Math Major Presents at Sports Analytics Conference
November 23, 2020
Back in the spring, Olivia DiDonato, a mathematics and...

DPT Students Recycle Mobility Equipment to Patients in Need
November 16, 2020
DPT student Diptee Pathak works as a home healthcare physical...

New Diversity-Focused Business Course Available This Spring
November 8, 2020
Dr. Nathan Hardy will teach Neumann’s first diversity-focused...

Three Honors Students Research COVID-Related Issues
November 8, 2020
Three first-year students in Professor Jim Kain’s Honors Rhetoric and...

Nafees Norris ’20 Breaking Through Barriers to Succeed
November 8, 2020
Running track brought Nafees Norris ’20 to Neumann University, and...

Ericka Smith-Sowell: From Struggles to Sharing
November 6, 2020
Senior liberal arts major Ericka Smith-Sowell took a leap of faith...

Alum Sean Spence Takes Over the WMMR Airwaves
November 6, 2020
Breaking into the ranks of on-air talent at one the most popular...

Roll to the Polls: Neumann Shuttles Students to Vote
October 26, 2020
Neumann University is providing three campus shuttle buses to give...

Senior Leads Campus Voting Push
October 19, 2020
Kaitlyn Tracey, a senior social work major, is on a mission to get...

Neumann Named a College of Distinction
October 12, 2020
Neumann University has been recognized for excellence in higher...

Padre Pio House – A Commitment to Faith
October 12, 2020
For years the little white house situated at five-points intersection...

Prayers from the Porch
September 29, 2020
You can’t keep a good sister down and you can’t keep Sr. Marguerite...

A Virtual 2020 Homecoming
September 29, 2020
Neumann University’s annual Homecoming celebration is going virtual...

U.S. News Ranks Neumann for Academic Quality and Social Mobility
September 15, 2020
Neumann University has been ranked among the Best Regional...

Fall semester starts: Less crowded but just as busy
September 8, 2020
There’s plenty of parking, professors are wearing masks and face...

CARES Act Emergency Aid Still Available
August 17, 2020
As of August 23, 123 students have applied to Neumann for emergency...

New Look for NU Knights
August 14, 2020
NU Knight Prep Days for first-year students were held on August 11...

Neumann Offers K-12 Online Instruction Program for Teachers
August 13, 2020
In October, Neumann University will offer a K-12 Online Instruction...

Neumann University Offers Course on Mamba Mentality
August 4, 2020
Neumann University’s Caleb Mezzy, a professor of sport management, is...

Student Plans to Start Veterans' Group
July 21, 2020
Andrew Colket, a U.S. Army veteran, took the advice of his friend...

University Distributes CARES Act Funding to Students
July 21, 2020
Neumann University distributed $457,200 of CARES Act funding to 1,353...

Two NU Alums Land Leadership Positions with the American Basketball Association
July 6, 2020
Networking and making connections have long been an integral part of...

Jess Cadorette ‘16 – Following her Passion to her Dream Job
July 6, 2020
While other little girls were playing with dolls, Jess Cadorette ’16...

Call to Prayer, Reflection, and Action
June 18, 2020
Juneteenth commemorates the day when enslaved African Americans in...

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