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McNeese Ranks Third for Best College Value and Starting Salary for Students

McNeese State University ranks third among public and private schools in Louisiana for both the best average starting salary for its graduates and for the best college education value, according to SmartAsset, a New York City financial technology company. ...more
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McNeese MFA Alum Wins O. Henry Award

McNeese State University Master of Fine Arts graduate Elizabeth Genovise has been named a 2016 O. Henry Prize Story winner. This award is among the nation’s most prestigious honors for best short fiction. ...more


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McNeese Receives Donation from American Press

The American Press Foundation has given $15,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation to establish the Lake Charles American Press Scholarship in Visual Arts. ...more


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McNeese to Host Lina Morita Recital

The McNeese Performing Arts Department will present a free piano recital featuring McNeese associate professor of music ...more

McNeese Black Alumni Chapter to Host Jazz Fundraiser

The McNeese State University Black Alumni Chapter is sponsoring a scholarship fundraiser – Jazz It Up With Marcus Davis – from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Robert Noland Alumni Pavilion. ...more
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McNeese Receives Donation for Ag Sciences

The Fritz Lang Foundation recently donated $20,000 to the McNeese Foundation for the McNeese Harold and Pearl Dripps ...more