Dr. Michael J. Crawford, associate professor of history at McNeese State University, has released a new book titled “The Fight for Status and Privilege in Late Medieval and Early Modern Castile, 1465-1598.”
July 31 to August 1
Registration is underway for the 2014 McNeese State University Teaching and Learning Conference for PK-12 educators July 31-Aug. 1 sponsored by the McNeese Burton College of Education.
Lake Charles Coca-Cola Bottling Co. has donated $10,000 to McNeese State University for endowed student scholarships.
McNeese State University is sponsoring a poster design contest for the 2015 Banners Cultural Season. The winning designer will receive a $500 cash prize. The contest is open to all artists.
The Contractor’s Educational Trust Fund has donated $120,000 through the McNeese State University Foundation to establish two endowed professorships in the College of Engineering.
Dr. Philippe R. Girard, professor and head of the history department at McNeese State University, has been awarded a Sheila Biddle Ford Fellowship to Harvard University’s W.E.B. Du Bois Research Institute.
Several McNeese State University rodeo team members are currently among the leaders at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., that runs through Saturday, June 21.
Heather Ryan Kelley, a McNeese State University professor of art, is one of three artists to be featured in an exhibition that runs through June 26 at the Baton Rouge Gallery.
New this summer is the Kids College All-day Program for students entering grades 1-6. The program is offered from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., with early drop off and late pick up available.