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Biological Science Junior Investigates a Mystery in Louisiana’s Waterways

Student works with tissue samples

A McNeese State University student is helping unlock a mystery about American eels in Louisiana waterways. Biological science junior Valeria Faria is getting hands-on experience in laboratory science through a special research project with assistant professor of biology Dr. Amber Hale. Found all over the state, American eels are caught by The Louisiana Department of…

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First Choice Host

The Proclamation cover from Southern University.

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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2020 Banners at McNeese Season

A member of the bubble bonanza fascinates a young girl with a large bubble

The 29th season of Banners at McNeese State University kicks off in March and this year’s entertainment features a spectacularly diverse lineup showcasing Haitian and Russian folk music, award-winning theatrical productions, documentaries, intriguing, informative lectures and legendary blues artist Taj Mahal. The opening event on March 5 is a free lecture, “The Healing Power of…

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AP Style Workshop

Writing Series Flyer

The McNeese Write to Excellence Center (WTEC) is teaming up with the Career and Student Development Center and the Department of Mass Communication to co-host an Academic Writing Series. An AP style workshop will be held 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11 in the Burton Business Center, Room 118. AP Style, also known as the Associated…

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SAGE Series To Visit Houston

Selected art work from the exhibits trip participants will see.

As part of the 2020 Spring SAGE series, McNeese State University’s Leisure Learning is hosting a sightseeing trip to two Houston museums on Thursday, Jan. 9. Participants will visit the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, where they will have the opportunity to visit a number of exhibits. “Monet to Picasso: A Very Private Collection”…

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McNeese People in the News

Richard Reid

Richard Reid, vice president for university advancement at McNeese State University and executive vice president for the McNeese Foundation, has been appointed to a one-year term on the Board of Directors of Louisiana Asset Management Pool Inc. (LAMP) at the group’s annual meeting in New Orleans. LAMP was created in 1994 as a cooperative endeavor…

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Guest Information

graduates at commencement

Graduation Date and Information Saturday, May 16, 202020. A livestream of the event will be available through Facebook for family members and friends unable to attend commencement. Jump to Top

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79th Messiah Set at McNeese

Handel's Messiah

The Lake Charles Messiah Chorus and Orchestra will present a Southwest Louisiana holiday tradition with the 79th performance of George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in historic F.G. Bulber Auditorium at McNeese State University. The first Messiah was conducted in 1940 by a young Francis G. Bulber, who was inspired to…

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SAGE Series Presents “Adventure Travels with Keith Monroe – Greece, Iceland and Truk Lagoon”

Underwater divers

As a part of the fall 2019 SAGE series, award-winning photographer Keith Monroe will present a lecture titled, “Adventure Travels with Keith Monroe – Greece, Iceland and Truk Lagoon” at 3 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the McNeese State University SEED Center. Beginning with Greece and Iceland, Monroe will present a stunning array of underwater…

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