The W.R. Grace Foundation has donated $6,000 to McNeese State University through the Foundation to be divided between the McNeese colleges of business and engineering.
McNeese fans have a chance to give a competitive edge to their Cowboys against one of their big rivals - the Cardinals of Lamar University - by donating blood in the name of the university now through Nov. 20.
Kathleen Higgins, a 2011 visual arts graduate of McNeese State University has won the KBYS logo contest for the new radio station - KBYS 88.3 FM - to be launched in spring 2014 on the McNeese campus.
Renowned pianist Alexandre Dossin will be featured in a free recital at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Shearman Fine Arts Performing Arts Theatre.
The Angels of Southwest Louisiana organization has donated $5,000 through the McNeese Foundation to sponsor the second Business Pitch competition hosted by McNeese and the SEED Center.
The McNeese State University Theatre Bayou Players will present "Antigone" at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 2-5 with a 2 p.m. matinee Oct. 6 in the Shearman Fine Arts Performing Arts Theatre.
A day of campus beautification followed by a picnic will be held 8 a.m. to 1 p.m Oct. 5. Registration is required.
The Annual Faculty Exhibition will have a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27 in McNeese's Grand Gallery.
"Louisiana Roots" is the theme of this fall's Senior Adult Group Encounter (SAGE) program at McNeese State University.