Category Archives: Nsu News

NSU preseason party with $10,000 giveaway on Aug. 23

NATCHITOCHES – A $10,000 giveaway highlights NSU’s inaugural “Games & Fame” event to be hosted by the Demons Unlimited Foundation on Saturday, Aug. 23, and proceeds from the event will benefit NSU’s student-athletes, coaches and staff by providing funds to be used for scholarships, facility enhancements and daily operating costs.
For $100 per ticket, fans will [...]

Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival July 18-19

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[ July 18, 2014 to July 19, 2014. ]

Concealed carry class set for June 28 at NSU

[ June 28, 2014; 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Louisiana Concealed Carry Class on Saturday, June 28. The class is for those age 21 or older who want to obtain a Louisiana concealed handgun permit.

The course will be from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. in South Hall on the Northwestern [...]

Summer Theatre Camp Preparing for Broadway Presentation

NSU student Taylor Smith leads Vernon Parish students in a rehearsal of a "A Night on Broadway." The show is set for 7 p.m. Friday, June 20 at the Polk Outdoor Theatre.

[ June 20, 2014; ] [caption id="attachment_37607" align="aligncenter" width="500"] NSU student Taylor Smith leads Vernon Parish students in a rehearsal of a “A Night on Broadway.” The show is set for 7 p.m. Friday, June 20 at the Polk Outdoor Theatre.[/caption]

LEESVILLE–The 2014 Leesville Summer Theatre presentation is in full swing, and students across Vernon Parish are preparing for a night [...]

Northwestern State allied health program named one of the best in the country

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University bachelor’s program in allied health has been named as one of the best online medical assistant certification schools and training programs by bestonlinecolleges.org.
The allied health program, which is entering its fourth year, is an exclusively online degree that is designed to provide an opportunity to those working in the allied [...]

Floral design class to begin June 14

[ June 14, 2014 to June 28, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a class on basic floral design beginning Saturday, June 14.

The course will be taught on June 14, 21 and 28 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. at The Master’s Bouquet at 108 South Drive in Natchitoches. The cost is $200 plus a [...]

NSU Summer Theatre to perform “Nunsense”

[ June 11, 2014 to June 21, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern Summer Dinner Theatre will present “Nunsense” June 11-14 and 18-21 on the stage of the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner starts at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25. For more information, call (318) 357-4218 or (318) 357-4483.

“Nunsense” tells the story of a fundraiser put on by the Little [...]

NSU to offer driver education class in June

[ June 2, 2014 to June 30, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a driver education course in June.

The class will be held in South Hall from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The course will include 30 hours of classroom instruction with a minimum of eight hours of driving. A driving schedule will be set once [...]

Northwestern State announces summer theatre schedule

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern Summer Dinner Theatre will present “Nunsense” June 11-14 and 18-21 and the murder mystery “A Prom to Die For” July 30 – Aug. 2 and Aug. 6 – 9 on the stage of the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner starts at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25. For [...]

Northwestern State to close for Memorial Day

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will be closed Monday, May 26 for the Memorial Day holiday. Watson Library and the Wellness, Recreation and Activity Center will be closed Monday. The university will reopen Tuesday, May 27.