|8/16/2019 ||2019 McNeese Cowboy Camp Offered |
Annual Cowboy Camp at McNeese State University will be held Friday and
Saturday, Aug. 16-17, to give the incoming freshman class and transfer students
the opportunity to learn about the traditions and history of McNeese before the
2019 fall semester begins.
|7/29/2019 ||McNeese Hosts Summer Harp Camp |
McNeese State University Harp Camp will be offered July 29- Aug. 2 in the
Shearman Fine Arts Center.|
|7/24/2019 ||Gov. Program at McNeese Holds Finale Performances and Art Show |
The 2019 Governor’s Program for Gifted
Children at McNeese State University will present two theatre productions, an
art show and a chorus and large ensemble concert as a finale to its summer program
Wednesday-Saturday, July 24-27.
|7/23/2019 ||Upcoming LSBDC Workshop |
State University will hold a workshop titled "Government Contracting 101” from
2-4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, at the SEED Center.
|7/19/2019 ||McNeese Offers STEM Workshops for Louisiana Teachers |
The College of Science, Engineering and Math at
McNeese State University recently hosted over 40 middle and high school
teachers from around the state of Louisiana to introduce engaging ways to
incorporate computer science education into their classrooms.
|7/19/2019 ||Pride of McNeese Band Members Selected for Elite Drum Corps International |
Eight members of the McNeese State University Pride of
McNeese Marching Band are participating this summer in the elite Drum Corps
International (DCI), which consists of 47 corps from the United States, Canada
|7/17/2019 ||McNeese Fall 2019 Registration Underway |
for the 2019 regular fall semester at McNeese State University is currently underway
through Aug. 9.
|6/27/2019 ||McNeese Graduate Student Receives National Award for Research |
State University dual mechanical engineering and business graduate student Arun
Yadav has been selected as a 2019 Divisional Graduate Student Scholar by the American
Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
|6/14/2019 ||McNeese MFA Student Accepted to Summer Residency |
McNeese State University Master of Fine Arts student Sarah
Harshbarger has been accepted to the distinguished Sundress Academy for the
Arts (SAFTA) residency at Firefly Farms.
|6/12/2019 ||McNeese Counseling Center Receives IACS Accreditation |
| ||The McNeese State University Counseling Center
has been awarded accreditation by the International Association of Counseling
|6/12/2019 ||McNeese Honors College Welcome 22 New Students |
| ||For the last 19 years, McNeese State
University’s Honors College has changed nearly 500 students’ lives. Honors
College provides additional educational opportunities for students with strong
academic backgrounds, including scholarships, priority registration,
personalized academic counseling and access to special classes.|
|5/23/2019 ||McNeese MFA Student Accepted into Summer Workshops |
McNeese State University Master of Fine
Arts student Matthew Moniz has been accepted into two prestigious summer
workshops – the 2019 Community of Writers Poetry Workshop held in Squaw
Valley, Calif., and the Tin House Summer Workshop at Reed College in Portland,
|5/23/2019 ||McNeese Professor Named ASME Fellow |
| ||Dr. Ning Zhang, professor of mechanical engineering at McNeese State University, has been named a
Fellow of the 2019 class of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers
|5/20/2019 ||McNeese Awards Emeritus Status to Five Professors |
McNeese State University has honored five
faculty members with emeritus status for their exemplary service to students, the
university and the community.
|5/20/2019 ||McNeese English Professor Receives ATLAS Grant |
| || Amy Fleury, professor of English and director of
the Master of Fine Arts program at McNeese State University, has received a
prestigious ATLAS (Awards to Louisiana Artists and Scholars) grant from the
Louisiana Board of Regents.
|5/15/2019 ||McNeese Offers Three Summer Programs for High School Students |
rockets and crime scene investigations are the topics for three summer programs
for students in grades 9-12 offered July 8-26 by the McNeese State University.
|5/15/2019 ||McNeese Rodeo Sends 10 to College National Finals |
| || Ten
McNeese State University rodeo members have earned spots in the 71st
College National Finals Rodeo scheduled June 10-15 in Casper, Wyoming. |
|5/14/2019 ||McNeese Student Receives Prestigious Research Internship |
summer, biological science major Tanner Marceaux, of Lake Charles, will travel
to Bethesda, Maryland, to participate in a prestigious 10-week summer
internship at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS).
|5/3/2019 ||McNeese Autism Program Offers Summer BRIDGES |
McNeese State University Autism Program (MAP) is hosting the BRIDGES summer
program from June 3 – July 12 for adolescents and young adults with autism.
|5/1/2019 ||McNeese Trailblazers Recognized |
Five McNeese State
University alumni, a fraternity and a sorority were recognized at the 3rd
Annual Trailblazer Awards program sponsored by the McNeese Black Alumni Chapter. This program - which raises money to support the BAC
Scholarship Fund established with the McNeese Foundation - identifies community leaders who have had a significant impact
on McNeese and the black community.
|4/5/2019 ||McNeese Honors Student Employee of the Year |
McNeese State University student Khristian Anthony, of Sulphur, has been recognized as the McNeese 2019
Janet Delaine Student Employee of the Year. Anthony works in the Community Services and Outreach Office,
which oversees the early admissions and dual enrollment programs for high
|4/5/2019 ||McNeese Kay Dore' Counseling Center Focuses on Suicide Education and Prevention |
University’s Kay Dore’ Counseling Center is positioning itself to be the first
choice in educating the Lake Area community on suicide education and
|4/5/2019 ||McNeese Promoting Computer Science Education With National Partner |
More than two-thirds of all
new jobs in science, technology, engineering and math will be computing
occupations by 2022, according to Code.org, a national non-profit organization
focused on increasing access to computer science education in schools.
|4/5/2019 ||McNeese Selected to Participate in U.S. Global Student Exchange |
McNeese State University is
hosting two Pakistani students this spring semester as part of the U.S.
Department of State’s Global Undergraduate Exchange Program in Pakistan.
|3/11/2019 ||McNeese Offers Horatio Alger William J. Dore' Louisiana Scholarships |
Twenty-eight students are currently attending
McNeese State University thanks in part to the Horatio Alger William J. Doré
|2/17/2019 ||McNeese Engineering Graduate is Director of NASA's International Space Station |
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This year’s National Engineers Week (Feb.
17-23) theme is "Invent Amazing,” something that Sam Scimemi, a 1984 mechanical
engineering graduate from McNeese State University, has witnessed during his 33-year
career with NASA.