Category Archives: Nsu News

LC, NSU Offering ROTC Program

Louisiana College is partnering with NSU to provide students with an ROTC program starting this fall.
The students can take one Army ROTC class and lab per semester at NSU. They will be able to graduate as commissioned officers in the U.S. Army.
KLAX ABC 31 News 5/15/14

Fun with Music camp to begin June 2 at NSU

[ June 2, 2014 to June 6, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – The School of Creative and Performing Arts at Northwestern State University will sponsor a Fun With Music Camp June 2-6.

Children ages 5-11 can participate in a variety of music experiences including singing, music games, instrumental activities, composing and other creative music activities.

Activities will begin each day at 9 a.m. and continue until noon, [...]

Dates set for Children’s Theatre Camp at NSU

[ May 14, 2014 to July 9, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will host it’s annual Summer theatre Camp July 30-Aug. 6 for youth ages 8-14.  Classes will be from noon-5 p.m. daily, except for Sunday.

The cost is $180 per student or $150 for students with two or more siblings.  Snacks will be provided.  A $25 deposit [...]

Tickets on sale for Christmas Festival Weekend raffle

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Alumni Affairs is hosting a raffle contest for alumni interested in attending the 2014 Natchitoches Christmas Festival.
The Christmas Festival raffle includes a $50 gas card, two nights (Friday, Dec. 5-Saturday, Dec. 6) at a local hotel, admission for two to the NSU Foundation Christmas Gala reception and the [...]

NSU Aquatics to Offer swim classes

[ May 6, 2014 to May 16, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University Aquatics will offer several swim classes this summer at the NSU Recreation Complex.

A lifeguard course will be offered May 6-16 that is open to the community for new certification and renewals.  Individuals interested can e-mail Cindy Davis at nsureccomplex@gmail.com for an application and pertinent information.

The pool will open May 20.  [...]

Oliphant Golf Scramble May 10

[ May 10, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – The 6th Annual James L. Oliphant Memorial Golf Scramble is set for Saturday, May 10, at the Northwestern State University Recreation Complex and Demon Hills Golf Course.  Proceeds benefit the NSU Athletic Association Endowed Scholarship Fund.

The shotgun start will begin at 8 a.m., and will include a 4-person scramble, followed by an awards reception [...]

Wartime Exhibit at Watson

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Northwestern State University freshmen Ashleigh Daniels of Marthaville and Benjamin Wright of Converse took a moment from studies in the Fleming and Jean D’Amato Thomas Reading Room at Watson Library to look over the “Wartime in Natchitoches Exhibit.”
The panels explain the region’s role during the War Between the States as part of the city of [...]

Northwestern Philharmonic to perform Monday

[ April 28, 2014; 7:30 pm; ] NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State University Philharmonic will perform Monday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall.
 
Dr. Douglas Bakenhus will conduct the Philharmonic.
 
The program will be “Concerto for 2 Trumpets in D major” by Francesco Manfredini, featuring NSU Associate Professor of Music Galindo Rodriguez and student
Joseph Morrow, a music performance major who is [...]

NWLTC faculty, staff to get tuition break at NSU

NATCHITOCHES  — Northwestern State University and Northwest Louisiana Technical Community College have signed an agreement that allows NWLTC faculty and staff to take classes at Northwestern State at a reduced tuition rate.  
 
The NWLTC employees must be full-time employees who meet standard admission requirements to Northwestern State.  Under the agreement, NWLTC employees may register for [...]

NSU Fishing Team Luring New Members

NATCHITOCHES –  A Northwestern State University club hopes to lure in prospective students interested in one of the fastest-growing collegiate team club sports.  The NSU Fishing Team is open to all students and taps into the growing popularity of organized competitive bass fishing. The team will compete in FLW, B.A.S.S. and Collegiate Bass circuits.
“Fishing is [...]