The McNeese Department of Visual Arts will host a public reception for the McNeese Drawing: A Survey Exhibition at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, July 17, in the Abercrombie Gallery of the Shearman Fine Arts Center.
Aug. 4 is the deadline to apply for admission to McNeese for regular fall registration. Classes begin Aug. 25.
McNeese State University has partnered with StraighterLine - a leading provider of affordable online college courses - to provide students with more opportunities to earn credits toward degree programs and certificates.
Dr. Michael J. Crawford, associate professor of history at McNeese State University, has released a new book titled “The Fight for Status and Privilege in Late Medieval and Early Modern Castile, 1465-1598.”
Lake Charles Coca-Cola Bottling Co. has donated $10,000 to McNeese State University for endowed student scholarships.
McNeese State University is sponsoring a poster design contest for the 2015 Banners Cultural Season. The winning designer will receive a $500 cash prize. The contest is open to all artists.
The Contractor’s Educational Trust Fund has donated $120,000 through the McNeese State University Foundation to establish two endowed professorships in the College of Engineering.
Dr. Philippe R. Girard, professor and head of the history department at McNeese State University, has been awarded a Sheila Biddle Ford Fellowship to Harvard University’s W.E.B. Du Bois Research Institute.
Several McNeese State University rodeo team members are currently among the leaders at the College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., that runs through Saturday, June 21.