Foundation Funds Scholar Exchanges Between NWU and University of Tartu

Faculty Exchange Program Provides Cultural Opportunity to NWU Students Nebraska Wesleyan University students interested in Estonia learned about the northern European country firsthand during the fall semester. Pille Põiklik, an English professor at the University of Tartu in Estonia, has spent the last several weeks at NWU teaching Estonian culture and language. Nebraska Wesleyan University… Read More


Foundation Gift to College of Charleston

Press Release   $500,000 HARRY AND REBA HUGE FOUNDATION GIFT CREATES VITAL SCHOLARSHIPS AT THE COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON   In today’s global society, gaining an understanding of the world through international experience is an increasingly vital element of a college education. The Harry and Reba Huge Foundation is establishing four annual study-abroad scholarships for students… Read More


Patrick Hayden-Roy Named to Huge-Kinne Chair in History

Dr. Patrick Hayden-Roy, Professor of History at Nebraska Wesleyan University, was appointed to the Huge-Kinne Chair in History by the Nebraska Wesleyan University Board of Governors at its September 21, 2012 Board meeting. Dr. Hayden-Roy earned his Ph.D. in History from Stanford University. He has been a member of the NWU Department of History since… Read More


Harpster Wins Fulbright Scholarship

Evan Harpster, a native of Fremont, Nebraska, graduated in May, 2012 from Nebraska Wesleyan University. A recipient of a four-year full scholarship from The Harry and Reba Huge Foundation, Evan is now spending a year in Germany as a Fulbright scholar. While at NWU, Evan majored in Biology and German. While in Germany, Evan will… Read More


Huge Scholar Wins Research Award

Lindsey Jones, a Nebraska Wesleyan University junior biochemistry major and Huge Foundation Scholar was selected to present her research at the West Coast Biological Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference in Los Angeles. Lindsey received an award for “top oral presentation” in the genetics category. Her research presentation was titled, “Development of a system to deplete Sir2… Read More


Huge Foundation Dinner Reunion

The Huge Foundation regularly gathers scholarship winners to develop and maintain a sense of community among the students, both current and graduates. For the most recent gathering, photographed here, Harry and Reba Huge hosted a dinner for 15 students at the Embassy Suites in Lincoln. The goal is to ensure that students see the Foundation… Read More