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The McNeese State University Department of Performing Arts will present the Concert Chorale and Chamber Singers in a free fall concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19 in the Shearman Fine Arts Performing Arts Theatre.

Dave Scott
A free faculty recital will be held at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14 in the Shearman Fine Arts Performing Arts Theater as part of the Department of Performing Arts’ 2013 Fall Faculty/Guest Artist Series.

Poets and writers magazine cover
For the second consecutive year, Poets & Writers magazine has listed McNeese’s MFA program among the nation’s Top 25 MFA programs in its 2014 MFA Index.

Dr. McLemore directs a volunteer
McNeese State University's Department of Education Professions and Ann Rosteet Hurley Center for Economic Education have partnered with the Junior Achievement of Southwest Louisiana organization.

Pavilion drawing
Construction is underway on the new 4,709 square-foot alumni pavilion located in the Alumni Grove directly south of the Stream Alumni Center at McNeese State University.

GradFest 2013 will be held for fall graduating students at McNeese from 9 a.m to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 in the Holbrook Student Union (Old Ranch).

check presentation
Cops and Jocks has donated $30,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation for two academic scholarships.

After competing in five rodeos this fall season, the McNeese State University women’s rodeo team is ranked No. 3 in the nation by the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. The men’s rodeo team is ranked No. 12.
After competing in five rodeos this fall season, the McNeese State University women's rodeo team is ranked No. 3 in the nation by the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. The men's rodeo team is ranked No. 12.      Kyla Foster, Bell City, is ranked third in the nation in breakaway roping and third in All-around Cowgirl standings. Chelsea Carroll, Opelousas, is ranked seventh in both breakaway roping and in All-around Cowgirl standings. Paige Plush, Merryville, is ranked 15th in breakaway roping.      Lauren Hansen, Sulphur, is ranked No. 3 in the nation in goat tying, with Kirsten Smith, St.

McNeese Spring Preview Day for prospective students and their families is Saturday, February 22.
McNeese Spring Preview Day is Saturday, February 22, 2014. We at McNeese State University invite you to Spring Preview Day, a campus-wide open house for prospective students and their families. During this one day, you can meet faculty and staff, tour the dorms, visit the student union and bookstore and see what McNeese has to offer you. You can also learn more about our colleges and majors, get information about admission and pick up some financial aid and scholarship information, too.  Bring your family and friends, and we'll see you Saturday, February 22, 2014. REGISTER ONLINE NOW

King and Queen
Colten Miller, a marketing senior from Lake Charles, and Leah Moore, a nursing major from Welsh, have been named as McNeese's 2013 Homecoming King and Queen.

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