(February 25, 2015) A property and casualty insurance pre-licensing course will be offered from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. March 13-14 and 20-21 in Room 118 of the Burton Business Center on the McNeese State University campus. Cost is $279 per person, which includes textbooks. This course provides 40 hours of class time suitable to prepare an individual to sit for the licensing exam. Topics include basic terminology, concepts, sales, the fundamentals of insurance law and an agent’s responsibility. March 6 is the deadline for registration. To register, contact the Bossier Parish Community College at 318-678-6015 or go to www.bpcc.edu/continuingeducation.
(February 20, 2015) The McNeese State University Meal Club will offer eight meals on Thursdays this spring prepared by students in the nutrition and food science program within the Harold and Pearl Dripps Department of Agricultural Sciences. These meals – “Flavors of the World”- will be served from 5-7 p.m. in the Gayle Annex Food Services Lab behind Gayle Hall. Students from the Department of Performing Arts will provide entertainment and gourmet oil and vinegar tastings will be offered during the final two meals. The dates and menus include: Feb.
February 9 - 8:50am
A free seminar titled “Starting and Financing a Small Business” will be offered from 5-7 p.m. Feb. 26 in Room B on the second floor of the McNeese State University Seed Center.
February 23 - 3:00pm
The SAGE lecture series at McNeese State University will present storyteller Brian “Fox” Ellis from 3-4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 23, in the Tritico Theatre in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.
McNeese State University financial aid staff members will visit area high schools in February and March to explain financial aid application procedures to students.
McNeese State University’s Financial Aid Office is co-sponsoring a Financial Aid Awareness Day from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, in the Old Ranch.
Calcasieu Cinema International continues its annual film series with a showing of the 2007 award-winning film, “Journey From the Fall,” at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13
February 10 - 7:30pm
Pianist Agnes Wan will perform in a free piano recital at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 10, in the Tritico Theatre of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex
The SAGE lecture series at McNeese State University will continue its spring program on Louisiana history with a lecture on the early days of New Orleans jazz by Dr. John Troutman.
(February 9, 2015) Louisiana State University Shreveport will present a one-day seminar, “Business Law Exam Preparation for LA State Contractors Licensing Applicant,” from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, on the McNeese State University campus. This seminar will aid potential state contractors seeking to prepare for the business law portion of their Louisiana State Contractors Examination. Cost is $115 for the session and $95 for early registration by Feb.