|5/15/2018 ||McNeese Rodeo Team Qualifies Seven for National Finals |
team members and coach representing McNeese State University at the 70th
College National Finals Rodeo June 8-16 in Casper, Wyoming, are from left:
rodeo coach Justin Browning, Cole Frey, Remey Parrot, Gabe Soileau, Zach
Jongbloed, Ryder Sanford, Mia Manzanares and Colton Onyett.|
|5/15/2018 ||McNeese Summer Middle School and High School Band Academies Set |
McNeese State University Bands
will be hosting both a middle school band academy and a high school band
academy this summer. The high school band academy will be held June 17-21,
while the middle school band academy will be held June 24-28.
|5/15/2018 ||McNeese Summer Session Fee Deadline Set |
who have registered online for McNeese State University’s 2018 summer classes
have until 4:30 p.m. June 6 to pay fees. Regular summer registration ends June
4 and classes begin June 11.
|5/12/2018 ||The Late Billy Navarre Receives Posthumous Honorary Doctorate at McNeese Spring Commencement |
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McNeese State University conferred a
posthumous honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree on Billy Navarre, a prominent Lake Charles business
owner, philanthropist, outstanding civic leader, community volunteer and a supporter of McNeese, during the
150th commencement ceremony Saturday, May 12, at Burton Coliseum.
|5/8/2018 ||McNeese Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society Initiates |
State University’s chapter of Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society has
recently inducted 21 students into the society.|
|5/8/2018 ||McNeese Beta Gamma Sigma Initiates and Student Awards for College of Business |
| ||Joseph Provenzano, a double major in accounting and
finance, received the 2018 Jeff and Rhonda Lee Miller Distinguished Senior in
the College of Business Award at the recent Beta Gamma Sigma induction and
awards ceremony at McNeese State University. |
Dr. Jeanne-Claire Patin, left, McNeese
assistant professor of accounting, made the presentation to Provenzano, of Downers
|5/8/2018 ||McNeese Students Inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing |
Kappa Psi Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing at
McNeese State University recently held its induction and installation ceremony.
|5/7/2018 ||McNeese ABA Graduate Program One of Only 20 Nationally Accredited |
State University’s psychology graduate program in applied behavior analysis is
the only one in Louisiana accredited by the Association for Behavior Analysis
International and one of only 20 accredited programs in the nation, according
to Dr. Cameron Melville, coordinator of the psychology graduate program at
|5/4/2018 ||McNeese Grad Pursues MFA in Italy |
When McNeese State University
graduate Lindsey Johnson moved to Florence, Italy, two years ago to work on a
Master of Fine Arts from the Studio Arts College International (SACI), she
expected that her days would be spent sipping cappuccinos, riding Vespas (Italian
mopeds) with beautiful Italian men and drinking fine wine while leisurely painting
the Tuscan countryside.
|5/1/2018 ||McNeese BAC Recognizes Community Leaders |
| ||Six McNeese State
University alumni were recognized at the annual Trailblazer Awards program
sponsored by the McNeese Black Alumni Chapter. Recipients are from left to
Benton III, Thomas K. Clemons II, Shirley Winey Brown, Nona M. Leday, Dr.
Whitney G. Harris and Don A. McZeal. |
|5/1/2018 ||McNeese Summer Reading Program Scheduled |
| ||The McNeese State University Summer Reading Clinic will be offered June 4-28 for students entering 2-6.|
|4/30/2018 ||McNeese Student Interns Featured in Imperial Calcasieu Museum Art Exhibit |
McNeese State University visual arts students are being recognized for their
hard work and support as interns at the Imperial Calcasieu Museum with an exhibit,
"Budding Talents,” from May 3 – June 8 in the Gibson-Barham Gallery.
|4/24/2018 ||McNeese Greek Life Donates to Louisiana Lions Camp |
State University’s Greek Life has donated $9,200 to the Louisiana Lions Camp
near Leesville. During Greek Week on campus, the 14 Greek fraternities and
sororities battled it out during a weeklong competition of Change Wars to raise
money for the camp. |
|4/23/2018 ||2018 McNeese Engineering Banquet Awards |
| ||Several McNeese State University students and a
faculty member were recognized by the College of Engineering and Computer
Science at the 2018 Engineering Banquet.
|4/23/2018 ||McNeese 2018 Summer Kids Camp Set |
McNeese State University Leisure Learning is
offering "A STEAM Adventure” summer program as part of its Kids College from May
28-Aug. 10 for children entering grades 1-8.
|4/23/2018 ||McNeese Arts Briefs |
| || Heather Ryan Kelley, a McNeese art professor,
has had a print titled "Tabula Rasa” included as a part of two national juried
exhibitions - The Boston Printmakers North American Print
Biennial at the Lunder Arts
Center at Lesley University College of Arts and Design in Cambridge,
Massachusetts, and the 2018 Delta National Exhibition at the Bradbury Art Museum at
Arkansas State University.
|4/23/2018 ||McNeese Names 2018-2019 Honors College Recipients |
Twenty-eight students have been selected
for the McNeese State University Honors College for the 2018-2019 academic year,
according to Dr. Scott Goins, honors college director.
|4/23/2018 ||McNeese Orientation Schedule Set |
| ||Six orientation sessions
are offered this summer for incoming freshmen for the 2018 summer session or fall
semester at McNeese State University.
|4/23/2018 ||McNeese People on Campus |
McNeese State University student Haden Cooley, of Welsh, has
been recognized as the McNeese 2018 Janet Delaine Student Employee of the Year.
Cooley works in the Recreational Sports Complex.
|3/20/2018 ||McNeese Dietetics Program and Internship Accreditation Continues |
Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics announced that accreditation for McNeese State University’s
Didactic Program in Dietetics and its Dietetic Internship has been extended through
June 2019. Both programs are offered
through the Harold and Pearl Dripps School of Agricultural Sciences.
|3/19/2018 ||Dr. Mitchell Adrian Selected McNeese Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Enrollment Management |
Mitchell Adrian has been selected to serve as provost and vice president for
academic affairs and enrollment management at McNeese State University. Adrian
has been serving in the interim role since August 2017. His appointment is
pending approval by the University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors.|
|3/16/2018 ||2018 Summer and Fall Advising and Registration Dates Set at McNeese |
can go online now to view the class schedules for both 2018 summer and fall
registrations at McNeese State University at www.mcneese.edu/schedule. |
|3/16/2018 ||McNeese Students Develop Involve U App for College Students |
| || Involve U is a new smartphone app, developed by
McNeese State University students, that acts as a social media site
specifically for campus events of student organizations at a single college
campus. Team members behind Involve U are, from left, Taylor Venissat, Aaron
Meyers and Garrett Benoit.
|3/2/2018 ||McNeese's Accreditation Reaffirmed by SACSCOC |
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
announced that accreditation for McNeese State University is reaffirmed for an
additional 10 years following a comprehensive review of McNeese’s academic and
|2/9/2018 ||Westlake Chemical Presents Donation for Student Study Center to McNeese College of Engineering and Computer Science |
McNeese State University College of Engineering and Computer
Science has received a donation of $185,000 from Westlake Chemical to establish
a study center for its students.
|2/6/2018 ||The Pride of McNeese Marching Band Selected for Honor |
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McNeese State University’s Pride of
McNeese Marching Band is one of six university marching bands selected for
video performance at the 2018 College Band Directors National Association
(CBDNA) Southern Division Conference Feb. 22-24 at the University of South
Florida in Tampa.
|10/20/2017||Couple 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.|