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Official Announcement
(Update #2) Power has been restored to nearly all of the campus and the University will be open as scheduled on Wednesday. The revised final exam schedule for Wednesday, Dec. 7 is posted

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Willie Mount Thumbnail
The McNeese State University Foundation Board of Directors has elected new officers for 2017. Willie Mount will serve as president, Dr. Eric Sanders, vice president and president-elect, William E. Rose, treasurer, and Judy Fuller, secretary.

Group of Students
Students who have registered online for McNeese State University’s 2017 regular spring semester have until 4:30 p.m. Jan. 11 to pay fees. Spring classes begin Jan. 17.

Students at graduation
McNeese State University will hold its fall commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at Burton Coliseum, with 646 candidates.

AffordableColleges.com has recently recognized three of McNeese State University’s online bachelor’s degree programs and one master’s degree online program among the top 50 national online rankings for programs that combine quality with affordability for its students.

Richard Reid
Richard H. Reid, vice president for university advancement at McNeese State University and executive vice president for the McNeese Foundation, has been re-elected for a one-year term on the Board of Directors of Louisiana Asset Management Pool Inc.

Messiah performers
The Lake Charles Messiah Chorus and Orchestra will celebrate the holiday season with its 76th performance of George Frideric Handel's "Messiah" at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, in the historic F.G. Bulber Auditorium at McNeese State University.

Art work
The McNeese State University Student Art Association’s annual holiday art sale will be held from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, in the Grand Gallery on the first floor of the Shearman Fine Arts Annex.

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A $20,000 donation has been made to McNeese State University through the McNeese Foundation to establish the Samuel Y. Pruitt Scholarship.

November 28 - 3:00pm
Congo Square book cover
Author Freddi Williams Evans will give a lecture titled “Congo Square: African Roots in New Orleans” at 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28, in the McNeese State University SEED Center to conclude the McNeese Fall 2016 SAGE Series.

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