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The Office of Financial Aid staff members will present several free financial aid workshops in high schools throughout a seven-parish area - as well as six regional workshops – in October and November for local high school students and their parents as well as current McNeese students.

Twenty-five students have been selected for the McNeese State University Honors College for the 2016-2017 academic year.

October 4 - 7:30pm
The McNeese State University Department of Performing Arts will present the McNeese Chamber Singers in a free concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, in Tritico Theatre of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.

Populist movement book cover
Dr. Donna Barnes, professor and chair of the Department of Sociology at the University of Wyoming, will give a lecture titled, “The Unredeemed: Race and the Failure of the Louisiana Populist Movement, 1881-1900,” at 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, in the McNeese State University SEED Center

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.

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 State University’s online criminal justice program has been ranked No. 5 among the Top 23 schools offering online criminal justice programs in the country by OnlineU's 2016 Best Value Online Colleges for Criminal Justice Degrees.

September 16 - 7:30pm
writer Dustin Hoffman
Fiction writer Dustin M. Hoffman will give a reading at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 16, in Stokes Auditorium in Hardtner Hall at McNeese State University.