|8/5/2017 ||McNeese Band Fundraiser Set |
The Southwest Louisiana community is invited to a benefit for
McNeese State University’s Pride of McNeese Marching Band Aug. 5 at the Crying
Eagle Brewery in Lake Charles with proceeds going to the band’s "Marching
McNeese to London” fundraising campaign.
|7/19/2017 ||Governor's Program for Gifted Children Productions at McNeese |
The 2017 Governor’s Program for Gifted
Children at McNeese State University will present two theatre productions and a
chorus and large ensemble concert as a finale to its summer program
Wednesday-Saturday, July 19-22.
|7/17/2017 ||Kicker Kutie Dance Camp at McNeese |
The annual Kicker Kutie Summer Dance
Camp will be held July 17-21 at McNeese State University. The camp will be held
from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in the McNeese Recreational Complex.
|7/14/2017 ||McNeese Student Team to do NASA Research During Total Solar Eclipse in August |
On Monday, Aug. 21, skies across the
country will darken with the first total solar eclipse viewable over the United
States since 1979. A team of students from McNeese State
University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science are headed to Southern
Illinois University in Carbondale, Ill., on that date to take part in a
NASA-sponsored, real-time scientific study of solar eclipses.
|7/11/2017 ||McNeese Fall 2017 Registration Underway |
| ||Registration for the 2017 regular fall semester at
McNeese State University is currently underway through Aug. 14.|
|7/11/2017 ||McNeese Professor to Perform at International Alphorn Festival |
McNeese State University Associate Professor of Music Bill Rose heads
to the mountains of Switzerland this month to compete and perform in a most
unlikely event: the International Alphorn Festival held July 21-23 in the small
alpine village of Nendaz.
|6/19/2017 ||McNeese Rodeo Wins National Men's All-Around Championship at CNFR |
McNeese State University captured the National
Men’s All-Around Championship Saturday night at the 69th College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming.
|6/2/2017 ||McNeese Nursing BSN Program Receives Continuing Accreditation |
The McNeese State University College of
Nursing and Health Professions’ baccalaureate nursing degree program has been
granted continuing accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing
Education (CCNE) following an extensive review process that culminated with a
campus site visit last fall by CCNE evaluators, according to Dr. Peggy
Wolfe, dean of the college.
|5/24/2017 ||McNeese Spring Graduate Also Receives High School Diploma |
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McNeese State University’s spring
commencement was held May 13, and one student, Joseph
McKinney, 17, graduated with an associate degree in general studies with a
4.0. Incredibly, 11 days later (May 24), he receiveed his diploma as an honor
graduate from Westlake High School.
|5/18/2017 ||2017 McNeese Summer Programs |
The McNeese State University campus offers numerous summer
activities for area youth of all ages. McNeese
Leisure Learning holds numerous classes through its Kids College Program for
children of all ages.
|5/17/2017 ||KBYS at McNeese Offers New Radio Show |
McNeese State University’s radio
station - KBYS 88.3 FM – is offering a new women’s history program
titled "Your Grandma Rocks!” every Saturday at 6:30 a.m.
|5/17/2017 ||McNeese Radiologic Sciences Program Provides Quality Graduates |
For almost 40 years, the McNeese State University
radiologic sciences program has provided quality graduates to meet the increased demand for
health care professionals in Southwest Louisiana and beyond.
|5/5/2017 ||McNeese BRIDGES Program Kicks Off This Summer for Youth with ASD |
McNeese Autism Program has designed a new program to "bridge a gap” between the
increasing need for services for adolescents and young adults diagnosed with
Autism Spectrum Disorder that kicks off this summer on the McNeese State
|5/5/2017 ||McNeese People Briefs |
Over 20 awards were handed out to both individual students as
well as to various sororities and fraternities during the 2017 Greek Awards
Banquet at McNeese State University. McNeese has 15 Greek fraternities and
sororities on campus.
|5/5/2017 ||McNeese Summer Kids College to Focus on STEM |
| ||McNeese State University Leisure Learning is
offering "A STEM Adventure” summer program as part of its Kids College from May
29-Aug. 11 for children entering grades 1-8.|
|5/2/2017 ||Ray L. Dingler Memorial Golf Tournament |
| || The 24th Annual Ray L. Dingler Memorial Golf Tournament was held May 2, 2017 at the Lake Charles Country Club.
|4/28/2017 ||McNeese College of Engineering and Computer Science Ranked Nationally in 2017 College ROI Report |
McNeese State University’s College
of Engineering and Computer Science ranks third among all public and private
institutions in the nation as one of the best value colleges for its
engineering majors, according to the 2017 College ROI Report by PayScale, Inc., the world's leading
provider of on-demand compensation data and software.
|3/24/2017 ||McNeese Gambling Treatment Program |
is Problem Gambling Awareness Month and this year’s theme is "Have the
2003, the McNeese State University Gambling Treatment Program has reached out to
educate the general public about the warning signs of problem
gambling and to raise awareness about help availablelocally through
radio, TV and billboards.
|3/24/2017 ||McNeese Professors Have Exhibit in New Orleans |
An exhibition on Louisiana second wave
feminists based on the work of two McNeese State University professors is
currently on display in New Orleans at
the Newcomb College Institute of Tulane University through
|3/6/2017 ||McNeese Health and Human Performance Complex |
The McNeese State University Department
of Health and Human Performance is prepared for changes as construction is
underway for the new Health and Human Performance Education Complex.
|1/3/2017 ||McNeese President to Retire |
McNeese State University President Dr. Philip
Williams announced that he will retire on June 30, 2017. Williams has served
as president since July 1, 2010.
|11/14/2016||McNeese Marching Band Invited to 2018 London New Year's Day Parade |
grand ceremony, McNeese State University’s Pride of McNeese Marching Band
received a prestigious invitation on Friday to the 2018 London New Year’s Day Parade and Festival "across the pond.”
|9/15/2016 ||McNeese Receives National Recognition for Sixth Straight Year from U.S. News and World Report |
| ||For the sixth consecutive
year, McNeese State University has received national recognition as one of the
best regional universities and one of the top public universities in the South by
U.S. News and World Report, widely considered to be the foremost authority on