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The McNeese State University Agriculture Alumni Chapter recently donated $15,000 to the McNeese Foundation for the McNeese Agriculture Alumni Scholarship #2.

Registration for the 2017 regular fall semester at McNeese State University is currently underway through Aug. 14.

Children at Governor's Program
The 2017 Governor’s Program for Gifted Children at McNeese State University will present two theatre productions and a chorus and large ensemble concert as a finale to its summer program Wednesday-Saturday, July 19-22.

Bill Rose
McNeese State University Associate Professor of Music Bill Rose heads to the International Alphorn Festival held July 21-23.

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The Greater Lake Charles Rotary Club recently donated $15,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation for the Rotary Club of Greater Lake Charles Scholarship.

Kicker dance team
The annual Kicker Kutie Summer Dance Camp will be held July 17-21 at McNeese State University.

McNeese State University captured the National Men’s All-Around Championship Saturday night at the 69th College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyoming.

Two members of the McNeese State University rodeo team have qualified for Saturday’s (June 17) finals at the 69th College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo.

(June 14, 2017)  After three days of competition, several McNeese State University rodeo members are currently among the top 25 in the various categories of competition at the 69th College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo., that runs through Saturday, June 17. After two go rounds, Cole Frey, Morganza, is the leader in the steer wrestling competition. He placed fifth in his first go and was No. 1 in his second go that took him to the current top spot. Gabe Soileau, Bunkie, is in 14th place in steer wrestling after two go rounds. He placed ninth in the first go round, but tied for 19th place in the second go round. Both Frey and Soileau will compete in their third go rounds in this category on Thursday, June 15. Frey is also 14th in team roping after two go rounds.

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First Federal Bank of Louisiana has donated $5,000 to McNeese State University through the McNeese Foundation for the First Federal Bank of Louisiana Scholarship.