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


Nebraska Women’s Basketball Team to Travel to Estonia

On August 15th, 2012, the Nebraska Wesleyan University women’s basketball team will be traveling to Estonia to play a series of games.  The trip, sponsored by The Harry and Reba Huge Foundation, is part of an exchange program to encourage cultural exchange between Nebraska Wesleyan University and Estonia.  The trip will begin with numerous cultural… Read More


Estonian Independence Celebrated

On Friday, February 24, over 40 Nebraska Wesleyan University students, faculty, and staff gathered to help celebrate the 94th anniversary of Estonia’s independence.   Jack Siemsen, Dean of University College, co-hosted the event with Larry Ruth, Estonia’s Honorary Consul to Nebraska, and included dozens of NWU students who had traveled during the last few years to… Read More


Second Semester

Hello All, Sorry for the delayed post, the first few weeks of this semester have been very busy! Classes have been going great so far, but I am taking three science classes with labs in addition to completing independent research, so I have been spending many hours in the classroom and lab every week.  I’m… Read More