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Marsa and Butch Alsandor

McNeese Receives Donation for Mass Communication Scholarship

July 7, 2021

Marsa and John “Butch” Alsandor have given $15,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation to establish the Jack Alsandor Memorial scholarship in memory of Butch’s son. Butch is a 1981…

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On hand for the donation are, from left, Dr. Wade Rousse, vice president for university advancement and dean of the college of business, and Bellon. McNeese Photo

McNeese Receives Donation for Education Scholarship

July 7, 2021

Charles “Chuck” Bellon has given $45,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation to establish the Jennifer R. Icklone Bellon Memorial Scholarship in memory of his wife. The award is designated…

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On hand for the presentation are, from left, Jimmie Bunting, McNeese director of strength and conditioning, Jerry LeBlanc, owner of Big Daddy’s, and Heath Schroyer, McNeese athletics director. McNeese Photo

McNeese Receives Donation from Big Daddy’s Sports Grill

July 7, 2021

Big Daddy’s Sports Grill has given $5,000 to the McNeese State University Foundation for the McNeese Athletics strength and conditioning department.

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Peter Sheppard

Radiologic Technologists Change Lives Behind the Scenes

July 5, 2021

According to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, only 28% of the radiology profession is male. Peter Sheppard, a radiologic sciences junior at McNeese State University, recently participated in a…

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Student shaves lime in nutritional sciences program at McNeese

Nutritional Sciences Students Offer Community Presentations

July 5, 2021

Graduate students in McNeese State University’s nutritional sciences program are available to give presentations to children and young adults in the Lake Area community on a variety of topics related…

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SGA logo includes the McNeese M with student government association

2021-2022 McNeese Student Government Leaders Announced

June 21, 2021

New officers for McNeese State University’s Student Government Association have been elected. SGA is the student body’s official voice for representation and advocacy for student concerns within the campus community.…

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Sam Sebastian in a McNeese Autism Program shirt

Graduate Psychology Student Helping His Family and Country

June 21, 2021

After a successful 16-year career in engineering and marketing, Sam Sebastian decided to pursue a degree in psychology that would answer the questions he had as the parent of a…

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Cowboy Gavin Soileau

McNeese Cowboy Named Steer Wrestling Champion

June 20, 2021

McNeese State University junior Gavin Soileau, Bunkie, was crowned the champion steer wrestler Saturday night at the  College National Finals Rodeo in Casper, Wyo. This is Soileau’s first year competing…

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Family Science Faculty Receives Curriculum Development Grant

June 16, 2021

McNeese State University assistant professor of family science Dr. Ilya Okhotnikov and family science instructor Janeal White were recently awarded a $13,000 eLearning Innovation Grant by the Louisiana Board of…

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On hand for the presentation are, from left, Dr. Daryl Burckel, McNeese President, Darrell, Paul and Steven Rainwater, and Dr. Wade Rousse, Vice President for University Advancement and Dean of the College of Business.

Rainwater Changes Lives With Scholarship

June 14, 2021

Paul Rainwater, a 1985 graduate of McNeese State University, has given $100,000 to the McNeese Foundation to continue changing lives through the Jerald and Leila Rainwater Scholarship established in memory…

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