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The 2015 Undergraduate Scholar and Research Symposium will be held Tuesday, March 10, at McNeese State University.

Brett Gaspard is the winner of the 4-foot horse and rider statue that was raffled to support endowed scholarships at McNeese State University through the McNeese Foundation.

March 9 - 3:00pm
The McNeese State University SAGE series is presenting a lecture by author Warren Perrin from 3-4 p.m., Monday, March 9, in the La Jeunesse Room of Holbrook Student Union.

(March 10, 2015) Are you interested in starting your own business but don’t know where to begin? If so, a free seminar titled “Starting and Financing a Small Business” will be offered from 2-4 p.m. March 18 at the Kinder Community Center on 316 N. 8th St. The seminar - presented by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at McNeese State University - will offer information on financing a start-up, learning how to write a business plan and understanding what a banker really wants to know.             To pre-register or for more information, call 337-475-5529 or email

More than 400 students representing the 14 Greek sororities and fraternities on the McNeese State University campus will celebrate Greek Week March 9-12.

Kenneth Baskin, associate professor of art at McNeese State University, recently exhibited 20 ceramic sculptures in a solo exhibition at the College of the Ozarks’ Boger Art Gallery in Point Lookout, Mo.

March 7 - 6:00pm
Banners at McNeese State University will present a free screening of the film, “Guardians of the Galaxy,” at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 7, in F.G. Bulber Auditorium as part of its 2015 season.

The McNeese State University men’s rodeo team took first place while the women’s rodeo team took second place at the Texas A&M University at Kingsville rodeo competition.

McNeese State University’s Annual Juried Student Exhibition is currently on display in the mezzanine of the Grand Gallery of the Shearman Fine Arts Center Annex through April 2.

McNeese State University has received a $120,000 donation from Third Circuit Court of Appeal Judge D. Kent Savoie