McNeese Names New Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

July 22, 2022

Dr. Frederick “Chip” LeMieux has been named provost and vice president for academic affairs and enrollment management at McNeese State University, according to Dr. Daryl Burckel, McNeese president. LeMieux has…

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Actors reinact scene in Banner's production of August: Osage County

McNeese Hosts Upcoming Play – August: Osage County

July 20, 2022

McNeese State University will host the upcoming theatre production of August: Osage County by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Tracy Letts July 27-31 in Tritico Theatre. All performances are at 7 p.m.…

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Upcoming Golf Tournament Benefits McNeese Athletics

July 15, 2022

The Inaugural William A. Oliver Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Thursday, Aug. 18 at the Golden Nugget Country Club in Lake Charles. All proceeds from this event will…

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McNeese Football to Host “Victory Day” For Special Needs Children

July 13, 2022

The McNeese State University football team will host its first “Victory Day” in Cowboy Stadium Tuesday, Aug. 9, from 9-11 a.m. This event will provide cognitively and physically impaired children…

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Amerisafe Donates to McNeese

AMERISAFE Donates to McNeese

July 13, 2022

AMERISAFE has donated $1,000 to the McNeese Foundation in support of the Cowboy Closet. The Cowboy Closet provides students with free, gently used, professional clothing for interviews, internships, career fairs…

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Cowboy Looks Forward to Comeback After Beating Cancer

July 8, 2022

Over the past two years, many McNeese State University students have had their college careers disrupted by campus closures due to COVID-19, two devastating hurricanes, a major flood and freeze.…

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from left: Kiana Kukaua, senior midfielder for McNeese Women’s Soccer; Butch Ferdinandsen, McNeese Foundation Board of Directors president; Rainwater; Molly Kuhbacher, McNeese Women’s Soccer assistant coach and Drew Fitzgerald, McNeese Women’s Soccer head coach.

Paul Rainwater Donates to McNeese

July 7, 2022

Paul Rainwater, a 1985 McNeese graduate and founder of Rainwater Consulting, LLC, has donated $10,000 to the McNeese Women’s Soccer Team in honor of their resilient nature during the Lake…

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Bingeaux Flyer, Legacy Club, July 29

McNeese Cowboy Club To Hold Cowboy Couture Bingeaux Fundraiser

July 1, 2022

The McNeese State University Cowboy Club will present the first annual Cowboy Couture Bingeaux on Friday, July 29 at 5 p.m. at The Legacy Center. This event is a ladies-only…

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From left to right: Louisiana First Lady Donna Hutto Edwards, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, Samuel Gil, Nicole Gil and Eric Gil.

Mass Communication Major Selected for Governor’s Fellows Program

June 24, 2022

Samuel Gil, a mass communication major at McNeese State University, has been selected as a fellow for the 2022 Louisiana Governor’s Fellows Program. The competitive program represents a partnership with…

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Upward Bound at McNeese Awarded $1.9 Million Grant

June 24, 2022

The Upward Bound program at McNeese State University has been awarded a $1.9 million five-year grant by the U.S. Department of Education, the largest amount awarded to the program in…

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