Category Archives: Nsu News

New NSU President to be Announced Tuesday

The new president of Northwestern State University will be announced Tuesday afternoon at 2 at a news conference in the Read More →

LSUA Enrollment Numbers Up 21%

The numbers are in for fall enrollment at LSU of Alexandria. The school has made a big push in the Read More →

Finalists Named for NSU President


NATCHITOCHES, La. – After two days of public interviews and on-campus meetings with four candidates, the Northwestern State University Presidential Read More →

LSUA, NSU Rank High in Education Report

Two area centers for higher education are honored in the annual report by U.S. News and World Report. NSU is Read More →

NSU President Interviews Start Tomorrow

The first of four interviews for president of Northwestern State will begin tomorrow. The search committee will complete this phase Read More →

NSU Says Farewell to Longest Serving President


NSU is saying farewell to the longest serving president in the school’s history. Randy Webb has served since 1996. The Read More →

NSU President Candidate Short List Released

The short list is released for the next NSU President. Lisa Abney is provost at NSU; James Henderson is Chancellor Read More →

NSU Presidential Candidate List Grows to 12

The pool of candidates for President of NSU grows from 9 to a dozen. The search firm added 3 to Read More →

Mid-Century Architecture Included in NSU Historic District

Officials from Louisiana’s Division of Historic Preservation, administrators and local preservationists witnessed the presentation of an official listings certificate that designates portions of Northwestern State University included in the expanded Northwestern State University Historic District. From left are Kirk Cordell, executive director of the National Center for Preservation Technology and Training;  NSU President Dr. Randall J. Webb, Sharon Gahagan, chairman of the Historic District Commission, Dr. Patrick Widhalm, executive director of the Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts, and project coordinator Tom Whitehead.

NATCHITOCHES – Mid-century architecture on Northwestern State University’s campus is now included in a new Northwestern State University Historic District. Read More →

NSU To Review 9-Person List for New President

The NSU Presidential Search Committee meets Thursday to review a nine-person list of potential candidates to be on the short Read More →