McNeese State University’s Student Government Association and Up ‘til Dawn program have joined forces with other University of Louisiana System universities to participate in “Students Strong in Service,” two weeks of events in November to raise awareness and funds for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.
The McNeese State University Frazar Memorial Library will hold its annual Friends of the Library book sale from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 24-28 on the second floor of the library. Persons needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-475-5960, fax; 337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired; or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thirty-one McNeese State University senior nursing students enrolled in a public health course this fall learned how to “piece together a healthy community” hundreds of miles away without ever leaving their classroom in Hardtner Hall.
The McNeese State University Cowboy Marching Band will host the “Showdown at Cowboy Stadium” High School Marching Band Festival Saturday, Oct. 29.
McNeese State University’s 2011 Homecoming festivities are scheduled Oct. 15-22 for students, alumni and the community, with numerous activities
Christus St. Patrick Hospital has donated $5,000 to the McNeese Alumni Association to help sponsor the 2011 McNeese homecoming week activities
Bryan Proksch, assistant professor of music at McNeese, recently presented a paper on the music of Joseph Haydn at a symposium in Eisenstadt, Austria, held in the composer’s house-turned-museum at the invitation of the International Haydn Foundation and the Haydn Festspiele
The McNeese State University Department of Performing Arts will present a guest artist recital featuring violinist Lin He, assistant professor of violin at Louisiana State University, and pianist Lina Morita, assistant professor of music at McNeese, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7, in the Shearman Fine Arts Theatre.
An exhibit highlighting the 50th anniversary of McNeese State University’s Frazar Memorial Library – its history and development from 1961 to present day - is currently on display during regular library hours through Dec. 11.
Dr. Joe Cash, retired chair of the Department of English and Foreign Languages at McNeese State University, was recently honored by the university with Professor Emeritus status.