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NMC Librarians Retire After Combined 39 Years of Service

Posted on Thu, May 18, 2017

Nebraska Methodist College Library Director Bev Sedlacek (right in top photo) and Library Assistant Tem Adair will retire on May 18 after nearly a combined 39 years as part of the Methodist Health System.

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NMC Underground Sees Daylight

Posted on Sat, Apr 01, 2017

Gray skies opened up in the Nebraska Methodist College parking lot for the 5-ton Bremen-Schmidt boring machine just after 8am this morning. The 6-meter tunnel excavator completed the first half of a $200,000 underground transit system connecting the Nebraska Methodist College 501 Center to the campus Leinart building and student housing.

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Topics: just for fun, student life

2016 Promises to Be Biggest Homecoming Ever for NMC

Posted on Mon, Oct 10, 2016

It’s almost that time again…Nebraska Methodist College Homecoming!

Yes, we know, we know, if you’re a student, you’re more focused on fall break right now, but with so many events to register for, we want to make sure you don’t miss a beat.

With the college opening its doors in 1891, we’ll be celebrating our 125th anniversary, so it only makes sense that this year’s homecoming celebration would be bigger than ever, with events open to alumni, students, faculty and staff. We may even have a few surprises up our sleeves, so you won’t want to miss a day on the NMC campus between October 17 and 21.

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Topics: just for fun, campus life

NMC Athletics Department to Feature Arm Wrestling, Parkour

Posted on Fri, Apr 01, 2016

fighting-doves.jpgCoo Coo Coo! Go Fightin’ Doves!!! Coo Coo Coo!!!!!! Go Fightin’ Doves!!!!

Nebraska Methodist College is thrilled to announce a brand new athletics program.

Starting this summer, the Nebraska Methodist College Fightin’ Doves are set to storm fields, gymnasiums and boardgame dens across the country, competing in a total of 41 sports and competitions.

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Topics: just for fun, student life

Twas The Night Before Christmas At NMC

Posted on Wed, Dec 23, 2015

Twas the Night Before Christmas, and all through the Campus,

Not a creature was stirring, not even the Krampus

The nurses all studied to pass the NCLEX

Reading textbooks and flashcards right up to their necks

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6 Iconic Horror Movie Posters With An NMC Twist

Posted on Sat, Oct 31, 2015

Happy Halloween to all of our students and staff!

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It Takes Brains To Work In NMC’s Zombie Simulator!

Posted on Wed, Apr 01, 2015

Over the past few years, zombie fever has swept the nation thanks to shows like the Walking Dead and the Real Housewives franchise.  But what would happen if this phenomenon left the realm of pop culture and entered the real world?  Would today’s nursing and healthcare professionals be prepared to handle the unique challenges posed by a zombie outbreak?

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Topics: just for fun, new programs

Nebraska Methodist College is Thankful

Posted on Tue, Nov 26, 2013

With Thanksgiving coming up in a few days, we thought that we would take a break and tell you about all the things we are thankful for. We hope that you are able to spend time with friends and family this week and give thanks to the many blessings in your life.

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A Thank You From Helen Zelfel

Posted on Wed, Nov 06, 2013

Last week, we posted on Facebook announcing that Helen Zelfel will be retiring after 30 years of unprecedented service to Nebraska Methodist College. We all know how wonderful Helen is but we were blown away by how many of you commented and "liked" the post wishing Helen happiness in her retirement.

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Topics: just for fun, retirement

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Lin Hughes, Dean of Nursing

Posted on Mon, Sep 30, 2013

Dr. Lin Hughes is the Dean of Nursing at Nebraska Methodist College. Hughes has extensive experience in both nursing and education. She has worked for 42 years as a nurse and 30 years as an educator. Hughes took time this week to discuss her career, advice for nursing students and what makes NMC special.

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Topics: just for fun, faculty spotlight, nursing