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McNeese has received a $102,590 grant from the Economic Development Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce to help lead innovation and economic development in Southwest Louisiana.
McNeese has received a $102,590 grant from the Economic Development Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce to help lead innovation and economic development in Southwest Louisiana

Drawing is one of six studio concentrations—graphic design, ceramics, drawing, painting, printmaking and photography—offered by the Department of Visual Arts
Drawing is one of six studio concentrations—graphic design, ceramics, drawing, painting, printmaking and photography—offered by the Department of Visual Arts.   Students develop their artistic talents under the guidance of nationally known art professors in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.  

McNeese State University’s College of Engineering ranks third among all public and private institutions in the nation with the greatest lifetime return on investment for its engineering majors, according to the 2015 College ROI Report by PayScale, Inc.
McNeese State University’s College of Engineering ranks third among all public and private institutions in the nation with the greatest lifetime return on investment for its engineering majors, according to the 2015 College ROI Report by PayScale, Inc., the world's leading provider of on-demand compensation data and software. Depending on whether financial aid is or isn’t included in the ROI calculations, McNeese graduates have a 20-year net ROI of between $1,079,600 (no aid) or $1,104,600 (with aid). Rice University ranked at the top with a lifetime ROI of $1,168,400 followed by University of California –Berkeley at $1,103,100. “McNeese has received a lot of national attention over the past four years for its outstanding academic programs and affordability,” said Dr.

Six McNeese State University faculty members are recipients of the 2015 Pinnacle Excellence Awards to recognize outstanding faculty achievement in each of the McNeese colleges.
Six McNeese State University faculty members are recipients of the 2015 Pinnacle Excellence Awards established by Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. – the parent company of L’Auberge Casino Resort Lake Charles - to recognize the best teaching professor in each of the McNeese colleges—business, education, engineering, liberal arts, nursing and science. Pinnacle Entertainment Director of Public Relations Kerry Andersen and McNeese President Dr. Philip C. Williams presented the educators with their awards totaling $30,000 during a ceremony held March 24 at McNeese’s Stream Alumni Center. From left to right are: Williams, Dr. Yvette M. Garner, Burton College of Education, Dr. Dimitrios Dermisis, College of Engineering, Dr. C. Martin Konou, College of Business, Dr.

The McNeese State University Department of Performing Arts will present Jordan Moore in a free senior trumpet recital at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 31.

March 28 - 7:30pm
The award-winning Warren Hood Band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, in F.G. Bulber Auditorium as part of the 2015 Banners at McNeese season.

March 27 - 7:30pm
The five-member acoustic group, Run Boy Run, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 27, in F.G. Bulber Auditorium at McNeese

The McNeese State University Cowboys for St. Jude letter writing fundraiser – which is open to the public - will be held from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the Recreational Complex.

March 26 - 7:30pm
Award-winning pianist Sean Chen will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the Tritico Theatre at McNeese State University.

The McNeese Performing Arts Department will host a free faculty/guest recital on Tuesday, March 24, in Tritico Theatre.

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