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Spring Preview Day Set at McNeese

February 20, 2020

McNeese State University’s Preview Day for prospective students and their families will take place from 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 7. This event is sponsored by the McNeese Admissions and Recruiting Office. Preview Day is a campus-wide open house where participants can tour campus, learn about admissions, colleges and offered majors and see why McNeese…

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A recruiter goes over job descriptions with a McNeese students

Spring Career Fair Set at McNeese

February 20, 2020

The McNeese State University 2020 Spring Career Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, in the Recreational Complex on campus. All McNeese, as well as alumni, can participate. “The Career Fair is an opportunity for employers and students to connect on job and internship opportunities, which in turn…

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McNeese mascot Rowdy the Cowboy holds a JCPenny bag.

McNeese to Host Spring Suit Up Event with JCPenney

February 20, 2020

The McNeese State University Alumni Association is partnering with JCPenney to provide exclusive discounts on career apparel for McNeese students and alumni during the Suit Up sale from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, March 1, in Prien Lake Mall in Lake Charles. “We’re very excited to continue work with JCPenney to provide this one-on-one shopping experience for…

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David Billodeau

David Billodeau Senior Recital

February 20, 2020

The McNeese State University W.A. and Dorothy Hanna Department of Performing Arts will present a free senior recital by David Billodeau, saxophone, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, in Ralph Squires Recital Hall. Lina Morita will accompany on piano.  Billodeau will perform “Tableaux De Provence” by Paule Maurice, “Fantasie für Sopran-Saxophone und Klavier op.…

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On hand for the presentation are: John Singleton; Dr. Deborah King, Education Professions Department Head; and Jessica Pousson, McNeese Foundation Administrative Assistant.

New Scholarship Established for Education Majors

February 17, 2020

John Singleton, a 1972 engineering (mechanical) graduate, has donated $45,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation to establish the Mary Arthur Singleton Memorial Scholarship in memory of his wife. Mary was a 1965 secondary education graduate and a 1976 Master of Education graduate who taught in Calcasieu Parish for 33 years. The scholarship is designated…

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Dr. Daniel Groft

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Daniel Groft

February 17, 2020

Dr. Daniel Groft is an Assistant Professor of Economics and Director of the H.C. Drew Center for Business and Economic Analysis (Drew CBEA). He received his doctorate in economics from Louisiana State University. Prior to returning to McNeese, Dr. Groft served as the economist at the Louisiana Economic Development where he provided economic research services…

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Stevie Trahan, manager, external relations, Cameron LNG; Dr. Jeremy T. Mathis, director of the Board on Chemical Sciences and Technology at the National Academies of Sciences; Dr. John Griffith, professor of Engineering; and Dr. Tim Hall, dean of the College of Science Engineering and Mathematics.

Connecting with Industry

February 17, 2020

Understanding the emerging demands of industry is important to the faculty in the College of Science, Engineering and Mathematics. Recently, Cameron LNG hosted McNeese representatives and provided a tour of the multi-billion dollar facility. Cameron LNG, located just south of Lake Charles, was developed to meet the growing demand for energy around the world with three liquefaction trains…

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The Proclamation cover from Southern University.

First Choice Host

February 17, 2020

The Southern University Board of Supervisors and Southern University President-Chancellor Dr. Ray Belton presented a certificate of appreciation to McNeese for the First Choice hospitality shown to the Jaguar football team, Human Jukebox Marching Band and Southern University fans when Southern visited McNeese last fall. It was only the second time that McNeese has hosted…

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Tanner Stines, Interim Athletics Director, Will Dion, Pitcher, David Griffin, Jordan Griffin, Kimberly Griffin, Sean-Michael Brady, Pitcher, Justin Hill, Head Baseball Coach, and Zack May, Pitcher.

Creating a Family Friendly Environment at The Jeaux

February 17, 2020

A ribbon cutting to officially open the Little Pokes Playground was held Saturday before the Cowboys defeated Mississippi Valley State 12-0 and 21-2 in a doubleheader. Coach Justin Hill has a long-term, multi-layered, vision for Joe Miller Ballpark, known as The Jeaux, and ardent McNeese supporters David and Kimberly Griffin embraced the idea of the…

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Logo text for the panel discussion

McNeese to Host Black Professionals Panel Discussion

February 13, 2020

The Career and Student Development Center at McNeese State University will host a panel discussion with black professionals in the Lake Area on Feb. 19, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. in the La Jeunesse Room of the Holbrook Student Union. The moderated panel discussion will focus on the professional experiences of each participant and questions can…

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