Doctor James Henderson is officially introduced today to students, faculty, and staff at Northwestern State University.
He was selected Tuesday after months of interviews and input from everyone affected by the appointment. He succeeds Doctor Randy Webb, who announced his retirement in April.
NSU is the undergraduate home for Henderson and his wife.
He will preside over a [...]
Doctor James Henderson of Bossier Community College is the new President of Northwestern State University. The announcement came about noon today, though the president elect is not scheduled to be on campus until tomorrow.
The selection was made Tuesday at a meeting of the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System.
He is an NSU [...]
The new president of Northwestern State University will be announced Tuesday afternoon at 2 at a news conference in the Student Union Ballroom.
The finalists are Doctor Lisa Abney, NSU’s provost and vice president for academic and student affairs, and Doctor James Henderson, Chancellor of Bossier Parish Community College.
KLAX ABC 31 News 9/19/14
The numbers are in for fall enrollment at LSU of Alexandria. The school has made a big push in the last few years to increase the number of students who choose this school.
Officials say it always takes a while for the figures to become official because some students depart and others arrive a little later.
NATCHITOCHES, La. – After two days of public interviews and on-campus meetings with four candidates, the Northwestern State University Presidential Search Committee voted to recommend Lisa Abney and James Henderson to the Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System. Plans are for the UL System Board to interview the finalists and select the [...]
Two area centers for higher education are honored in the annual report by U.S. News and World Report.
NSU is ranked as among the top schools in the south among regional universities. LSUA is ranked among the tops schools for keeping students out of debt by the time they graduate.
KLAX ABC 31 News 9/9/14
The first of four interviews for president of Northwestern State will begin tomorrow. The search committee will complete this phase of the selection by Thursday. And on Friday, it will make recommendations to the State Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana system. Those interviews will take place on September 23rd.
The public interviews start [...]
NSU is saying farewell to the longest serving president in the school’s history. Randy Webb has served since 1996. The hosts are collecting well wishes for a memory book for Brenda and Doctor Webb. He announced his retirement earlier this year.
And, the search for his successor is already underway. There is now a short list [...]
The short list is released for the next NSU President. Lisa Abney is provost at NSU; James Henderson is Chancellor of Bossier Community College; Linda Rinker is Provost at Davenport University; and Renva Watterson is Interim President of Georgia Highlands College.
Final selection will be made at a special meeting on September 23rd in Baton Rouge. [...]
The pool of candidates for President of NSU grows from 9 to a dozen. The search firm added 3 to the list after the search committee requested a larger pool of applicants.
That committee meets tomorrow to narrow the field to a short list.
KLAX ABC 31 News 8/20/14
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