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Screen print titled "Blue Victorian"
The McNeese State University Department of Visual Arts will host an opening reception for the annual faculty exhibition and the Student Art Association’s “Art Est Bon” from 5-8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, in the Grand Gallery of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.

The fall 2016 McNeese State University Career Fair will be held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, in the Recreational Complex on campus.

Harlequin sign
A fundraiser to support the McNeese State University History Department and student scholarships will be held on Thursday, Sept. 29, at the Harlequin Restaurant in Lake Charles.

September 28 - 7:30pm to October 2 - 2:00pm
Poster for Lizard play
McNeese State University Theatre will kick off its 2016-2017 season this fall with the play, “LIZARD,” Sept. 28-Oct. 2 in Tritico Theatre.

The 2016 McNeese State University Homecoming Parade is scheduled to roll down Ryan Street at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, and the community is invited to participate.

Creole World Book cover
McNeese State University will kick off its fall 2016 SAGE series with a lecture on “Creole World: Photographs of New Orleans and the Latin Caribbean Sphere” by acclaimed New Orleans photographer Richard Sexton at 3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 26, in the SEED Center.

September 23 - 7:00pm
Dennis Parker
The McNeese State University Performing Arts Department will present a free guest artist/faculty recital featuring cellist Dennis Parker and pianist Lina Morita at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church.

McNeese Ducks Unlimited student members
The McNeese State University Ducks Unlimited chapter has recently won two awards at both national and state levels with Ducks Unlimited.

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 college rankings.
(September 13, 2016) 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 college rankings. In the just released 2017 edition of “Best Colleges,” McNeese is ranked in Tier One in the Best Regional Universities-South category and it is also ranked in the top 50 public schools in the southern region for a sixth consecutive year. “McNeese State University continues to receive national attention for its outstanding academic programs and affordability, said Dr.

Carlin Conner
The McNeese State University Alumni Association will present its 2016 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year awards during halftime ceremonies at the Cowboys vs. the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks football game Saturday, Sept. 17.

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