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Henry Glassie
A free lecture on “The Cultural South” will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, April 8, in Stokes Auditorium of Hardtner Hall as part of the 2016 Banners at McNeese season.

Canoe and students
A McNeese student engineering team is headed to the 29th Annual American Society of Civil Engineering National Concrete Canoe Competition this summer.

Student with poster presentation
Over 60 students from departments across the McNeese competed at the 2016 Annual Undergraduate Scholar and Research Symposium sponsored by the McNeese Alumni Association.

Lincoln in New Orleans book cover
The McNeese spring SAGE series will present a lecture by award-winning author Richard Campanella based on his book, “Lincoln in New Orleans: The 1828-1831 Flatboat Voyages and Their Place in History”

Screen print titled "Wake"
The 29th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition opens with a reception honoring the exhibiting artists at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, in the Grand Gallery

March 23 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Grad Fest students
GradFest 2016 will be held for spring graduating students at McNeese State University from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23, in the Holbrook Student Union.

March 23 - 7:00pm
Robert Cooper
Author Robert Cooper will present a free reading at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 23, in Stokes Auditorium of Hardtner Hall as part of the 2016 season of Banners at McNeese State University

March 19 - 6:00pm
Desert Dancer film poster
A free screening of the 2015 international film, “Desert Dancer,” will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Cinemark Movie Theatre in Lake Charles.

Artwork on display
McNeese students enrolled in fall 2015 intermediate and advanced painting classes are featured in an exhibition that runs through April 8 at Art Associates Gallery in the Central School Arts and Humanities Center.

March 15 - 7:00pm
Popovich with cat and dog
The World Famous Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is coming to Lake Charles on Tuesday, March 15, at 7 p.m. in Burton Coliseum as part of the 2016 season of Banners at McNeese.