Category Archives: Nsu News

Clarinet recital set for Sept. 30 at NSU

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[ September 30, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES  — Northwestern State University Associate Professor of Clarinet Malena McLaren will present a recital Monday, Sept. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall.  Admission is free. The public is invited to attend.

McLaren will be accompanied by Elena Bogaczova on piano with special guest David Steele on clarinet.

The recital will include works by Miguel [...]

Noted pianists to perform at NSU

Left to right: Krassimira Jordan and Pamela Mia Paul.

[ September 27, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_32286" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Left to right: Krassimira Jordan and Pamela Mia Paul.[/caption]

NATCHITOCHES – Pianists Krassimira Jordan and Pamela Mia Paul will perform at Northwestern State University Friday, Sept 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. The concert is part of the Louisiana Piano Series International. Tickets are $15. Season tickets are $50 for [...]

Exhibit examines Civl War medical practices

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Cammie G. Henry Research Center is hosting an exhibit that examines 19th century medical practices in the region.  “The Civil War:  A Look at the Development of Medicine in Louisiana and the United States through the Civil War” will be up through December, according to University Archivist Mary Linn Wernet. [...]

Bassist Jeremy Baguyos to Perform at NSU

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[ September 25, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Bassist Jeremy Baguyos will perform at Northwestern State University Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. Baguyos will also present a master class during his visit to Northwestern State.

The program will include a composition by Baguyos along with works by David [...]

Career Graduate Day to be held Sept. 24

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[ September 24, 2013; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Counseling and Career Services will host its annual Career Graduate Day Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Friedman Student Union. The event is open to Northwestern State students and alumni.

More than 30 local, national and multinational companies, governmental agencies and universities will be [...]

Croce & friends remembered on 40th anniversary of crash

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NATCHITOCHES – Jim Croce, the singer-songwriter whose life was cut short in a plane crash following a concert at Northwestern State University’s Prather Coliseum, will be recognized on the 40th anniversary of his death. A commemoration will take place in Natchitoches with performances of Croce’s music and the unveiling of a new plaque that memorializes [...]

Ceramics Class at NSU

[ September 12, 2013 to November 14, 2013. ] NATCHITOCHES –Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a beginning ceramics class, Playing in the Mud, starting Thursday, Sept. 12. The class will be taught on Thursday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in Room 113 of the Fine Arts Annex until Nov. 14.

The fee for the class is $125 plus [...]

New director to lead first performance with NSU band

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NATCHITOCHES – Jeff Mathews feels he is up to the challenge. Mathews will lead his first performance as director of bands at Northwestern State University Saturday when the Demons take on Southern University at 6 p.m. in Turpin Stadium. He replaces Bill Brent, who over 30 years built Northwestern State’s band into one of the [...]

NSU faculty to perform The Soldier’s Tale Sept. 6 and 8

Members of the Northwestern State University Faculty Chamber Players rehearsing Stravinsky’s “L’Histoire du Soldat” (The Soldier’s Tale) are front from left, Andrej Kurti on violin, Malena McLaren on clarinet, Douglas Bakenhus on bassoon, Galindo Rodriguez on trumpet, J. Mark Thompson on trombone, conductor Jeffrey Mathews and back from left, Peter Haas on double bass and NSU student Russell Lancaster of Carthage, Texas, on percussion.

[ September 6, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. September 8, 2013; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_31952" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Members of the Northwestern State University Faculty Chamber Players rehearsing Stravinsky’s “L’Histoire du Soldat” (The Soldier’s Tale) are front from left, Andrej Kurti on violin, Malena McLaren on clarinet, Douglas Bakenhus on bassoon, Galindo Rodriguez on trumpet, J. Mark Thompson on trombone, conductor Jeffrey Mathews and back from left, Peter Haas [...]

NSU sets Oct. 7 Houston-area golf event

[ October 7, 2013; ] HOUSTON – Entries are being accepted for the first-ever Houston-area Northwestern State University Demons Golf Scramble on Monday, Oct. 7 at the popular Tour 18 Golf Course in Humble.

Presented by the Northwestern State Alumni Association’s Houston Chapter, the outing will benefit the Demons Unlimited Foundation, created to support NSU student-athletes’ pursuit of athletic and academic [...]