Rowdy Wants You!” is the theme of McNeese State University’s 2016 Homecoming celebration Oct. 23-29 with a number of activities for students, alumni and the community scheduled throughout the week.
October 21 - 7:30pm
Lisa Graley – the recipient of the 2015 Flannery O’Connor Award in Short Fiction - will give a free fiction and poetry reading at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, in Stokes Auditorium in Hardtner Hall.
October 19 -
9:00am to 4:30pm
Fall 2016 GradFest will be held for fall graduating students at McNeese State University from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 19, in the Holbrook Student Union (Old Ranch).
The McNeese State University Department of Visual Arts will host a free ceramics workshop featuring artist Jane M. Shellenbarger on Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 17-18.
Official advising for McNeese State University students for the spring 2017 semester is currently underway through Oct. 21. New for students this year is Degree Works, an online academic advising program accessible from any computer.
Entergy has donated $12,500 for the spring 2017 Banners Cultural Season and 2016 Banners Engages
October 24 - 3:00pm
Bridget McDaniel, assistant professor of art at McNeese State University, will give a lecture titled, “Degas: A New Vision!” at 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 24, in the McNeese SEED Center as part of the McNeese Fall 2016 SAGE Series.
October 14 - 7:30pm
The McNeese Department of Performing Arts will present a free senior vocal recital by soprano April Stone, of Sulphur, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 14, in Tritico Theatre in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.
The McNeese State University women’s rodeo team took fourth place and the men’s team took fifth place in the recent rodeo competition at Panola College in Carthage, Texas.
October 11 - 7:00pm
The McNeese State University Department of Performing Arts will present a free senior vocal recital by soprano Molly Jones, of Lake Charles, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, in Tritico Theatre in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.