Anita and Jeff Webb have given $15,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation to establish the Webb Family Scholarship Fund.
Aaron Myers, a business administration senior from Elton, and Rosemary Prejean, a biological science senior from Lake Charles, have been named as McNeese State University’s 2016 Homecoming King and Queen.
Several contests were held in conjunction with Homecoming activities on the McNeese State University campus this week.
The McNeese State University men’s and women’s rodeo teams placed second in the recent Northeast Texas Community College Rodeo in Mt. Pleasant.
October 29 - 7:30pm
Award-winning poet Chloe Honum will give a reading at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, in Stokes Auditorium in Hardtner Hall at McNeese State University.
October 31 - 3:00pm
Louisiana author Richard Crowell will give a lecture titled, “Chenier Plain: From Market Hunting to Sports Hunting” at 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, in the McNeese SEED Center as part of the McNeese Fall 2016 SAGE Series.
Three McNeese State University rodeo members – Leander Frey, Kent Richard and Edward Lee Kinney (posthumously) - have been selected for induction into the McNeese Rodeo Hall of Fame.
October 28 - 6:00pm
The 16th annual McNeese Homecoming Step Show competition will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, in F.G. Bulber Auditorium on the McNeese State University campus.
The McNeese Department of Performing Arts will present a free senior percussion recital by Jade Trahan, of Sulphur, at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, in Tritico Theatre in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.