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1/19/2018 McNeeese to Host Geaux Teach Event for Area High School Students

The McNeese State University Department of Education Professions is hosting its first "Geaux Teach” event for area high school juniors and seniors who are interested in the teaching profession Friday, Jan. 19.

1/11/2018 McNeese Offers Prometric Testing on Campus

A Prometric Testing Center is now available in Southwest Louisiana through the Office of Testing Services at McNeese State University. The center - located in Suite 210C in the Burton Business Center – is open from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday through Saturday by appointment.

1/3/2018 2018 Spring SAGE Series Set

"Louisiana - A Mélange” is the theme of the spring 2018 SAGE Series at McNeese State University. SAGE offers a series of short lectures and discussions at 3 p.m. on Mondays in the McNeese SEED Center centered on a specific theme each fall and spring.

1/3/2018 McNeese Team Wins First Place in Poster Competition

A team of students from McNeese State University’s College of Engineering and Computer Science took first place in the recent poster competition at the Annual High Altitude Conference at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities.

12/15/2017Augmented Reality Project at McNeese
  McNeese State University Professor of Art Martin Bee, standing, provides direction for civil engineering major Jacob Blackmer, Lake Charles, left, and art major Christopher Huff, DeRidder, as they work together on an augmented reality design project funded by the Louisiana Board of Regents eLearning Innovation Grant Program.
12/12/2017McNeese's First Graduate in Health Systems Management
 As family members watched Saturday morning, Lola Grichendler, of Lake Charles, was awarded the first health systems management degree by McNeese State University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions at the 149th commencement ceremony held in Burton Coliseum.
12/5/2017 McNeese BRIDGES Program Now Offered Year Round

The McNeese State University Autism Program will now offer its BRIDGES program year round. Enrollment is open for ages 13 and up for those diagnosed with Autism Spectrum.

12/4/2017 McNeese Named a 2018 Military Friendly School

McNeese State University has been designated a 2018 Military Friendly School for the third consecutive year by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds and publisher of G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs and Military Spouse.

11/10/2017McNeese Partners With Calcasieu Parish School Board and CITGO to Bring STEM Education Program to Elementary Students

McNeese State University has partnered with the Calcasieu Parish School System and CITGO to bring STEM education to over 900 elementary students in 23 participating elementary schools through a national program called Engineering is Elementary.

11/2/2017 2017 McNeese Distinguished Alumni Recipients

The McNeese State University Alumni Association presented its 2017 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year awards during halftime ceremonies at the Cowboys vs. the Southeastern Lions football game Saturday, Nov. 4.

10/23/20172017 McNeese Hall of Fame Inductees

McNeese State University is celebrating the careers and accomplishments of three former rodeo members—James Boudreaux, Holly Foster Berry and Dickie McBride—by inducting them into the 2017 McNeese Rodeo Hall of Fame.

10/20/2017Couple Donate Instrument to McNeese
 Catherine and David Robbins, of New Orleans, have donated a bass flute valued at over $8,000 to the McNeese State University W.A. and Dorothy Hanna Department of Performing Arts through the McNeese Foundation.
9/29/2017 2017 Pinnacle Excellence Awards Announced at McNeese

Six McNeese State University faculty members are recipients of the 2017 Pinnacle Excellence Awards established by Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. – the parent company of L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles - to recognize outstanding faculty achievement in each of the McNeese colleges - business, education, engineering and computer science, liberal arts, nursing and health professions and science and agriculture.

9/29/2017 McNeese Ranks High in 2018 U.S. News & World Report

For the seventh consecutive year, McNeese State University has received national recognition as one of the best regional universities and one of the top public universities by U.S. News and World Report, widely considered to be the foremost authority on college rankings.

9/29/2017 McNeese Sees Fall Enrollment Increase

Enrollment at McNeese State University this fall is in the black for the first time in seven years.



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