Category Archives: Nsu News

No reservations needed for final ‘Steel Magnolias’ performances

[ April 8, 2014 to April 11, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Reservations are no longer required for the final performances of “Steel Magnolias,” presented by Northwestern State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance. The show will run April 8-11 in the Treen Auditorium at the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts.

Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for seniors 65 and older, and [...]

Astral Project to perform at NSU April 11

[ April 11, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Astral Project will perform with the Northwestern State University Jazz Orchestra Friday, April 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free and open to the public. The performance by Astral Project replaces a concert by the Stan Kenton Alumni Jazz Orchestra on April 10 which was cancelled.

The NSU Jazz Orchestra [...]

Wind Symphony, Wind Ensemble to perform Wednesday at NSU

[ April 9, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State University Wind Symphony and Wind Ensemble will perform Wednesday, April 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free and open to the public. Jeff Mathews and Steve McKeithen are the conductors.

The program, “Portraits of Sound,” will feature the music of Gustav Holst, Adam Gorb, John Mackey, Ralph [...]

Website makes NSU band CDs available

NATCHITOCHES – Supporters and past members Northwestern State University’s band can enjoy a number of past performances which are now available online.
The band has teamed up with soundset.com to make CDs of marching band and concert performances available. Nine CDs dating back to 2002 are available and more will be added soon, according to Director [...]

NSU Spirit group tryouts set for Saturday

[ April 5, 2014 to April 6, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES –Northwestern State University holds auditions for its 2014-15 cheerleading squad, Demon Dazzlers and Vic the Demon mascot this weekend.

Tryouts for the cheerleading squad are April 5-6 in Prather Coliseum.

The Northwestern State cheerleaders are the premiere spirit group for the University. The cheerleaders serve several roles at the university. They have the opportunity to cheer [...]

Tickets for President’s Command Performance at NSU still available

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[ April 4, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Tickets are still available for the President’s Command Performance, a spring celebration of the arts honoring Bill Brent, former director of Northwestern State University’s Mrs. H.D. Dear Sr. and Alice E. Dear School of Creative and Performing Arts.  The event will take place Friday, April 4 and will include performances by several Northwestern [...]

Second part of floral design class to begin Saturday at NSU

[ April 5, 2014; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer Basic Floral Design Part II beginning Saturday, April 5.

The course will be taught on April 5, 12 and 19 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 $150 [...]

Art will be featured at NSU spring gala

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[ April 4, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Several works of faculty art and pieces from Northwestern State University’s permanent collection will be on exhibit during the President’s Command Performance, a spring gala to celebrate the arts and honor the accomplishments of Bill Brent, former director of the Mrs. H.D. Dear Sr. and Alice E. Dear School of Creative and Performing [...]

Northwestern State to host two job fairs Tuesday

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Counseling and Career Services is sponsoring a Spring/Summer Job Fair and Teacher Job Fair Tuesday, April 1 in the Friedman Student Union.
The Spring/Summer Job Fair event is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Union Lobby and is open to all Northwestern State students and alumni. The [...]

Adobe InDesign class to start April 1

[ April 1, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a class on Adobe InDesign Fundamentals starting Tuesday, April 1.

The course will be taught on April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. in Room 207 of the Fine Arts Annex. The cost for the class is [...]