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Heather Ryan Kelley, a professor of art at McNeese State University, currently has a solo exhibition titled “Lacuna” on display at the Baton Rouge Gallery.

Gumbo Bowls
The McNeese Department of Visual Arts is sponsoring a gumbo fundraiser from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26, in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex Atrium.

February 22 - 3:00pm
Guest lecturer Ray Brassieur
Dr. Ray Brassieur will give a lecture titled, “Louisiana Healing Traditions Into the 21st Century,” at 3 p.m. Monday, Feb. 22 in the McNeese SEED Center.

A life and health insurance pre-licensing course will be offered Feb. 19-20 and Feb. 26-27 on the McNeese State University Campus.

According to a recently completed economic impact study, in 2014 McNeese had a $371.6 million impact on the regional economy and a $407.8 million impact statewide. Click to read more.
The importance of McNeese State University to Southwest Louisiana and the state as a whole is more than just providing highly educated graduates for workforce needs. According to a recently completed economic impact study, in 2014 McNeese had a $371.6 million impact on the regional economy and a $407.8 million impact statewide. The report also shows that while McNeese received $19.2 million in state appropriations in 2014, it generated $22.7 million in tax return for the state. “McNeese is a tax generator for the state,” said Dr. Philip Williams, McNeese president.

February 19 - 7:00pm
Duplantis with woodwind instrument
The McNeese Department of Performing Arts will present a senior woodwind recital by Matthew Duplantis, Friday, Feb. 19.

February 18 - 7:00pm
Adams with saxophone
The McNeese Department of Performing Arts will present a senior saxophone recital by Alicia Adams, of Westlake, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, in Tritico Theatre.

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AT&T, as part of the AT&T Aspire initiative, has announced a $15,000 contribution to the McNeese State University Foundation to provide 10 engineering scholarships

McNeese financial aid staff members will visit area high schools Feb. 15-March 10 to explain financial aid application procedures to students. February is National Financial Aid Awareness Month.

February 6 - 7:00pm
Poet John Wood
Dr. John Wood, nationally known poet and photographic critic whose books in both fields have won major awards, will give a free poetry reading at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, in the Stream Alumni Center

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