Category Archives: Nsu News

Friends of NSU invited to join band in Ireland in 2015

NATCHITOCHES — Alumni and friends are invited to join the Spirit of Northwestern Demon Marching Band as they participate in Read More →

NSU Becomes Tobacco-Free Campus

Northwestern State University becomes a tobacco free campus Friday. This prohibits all tobacco on the campuses. The school has had Read More →

12 Year Old Named Grand Fiddle Champion

Winners in the Louisiana State Fiddle Championship held during the Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival were, from left, Carson Taylor, first;  Hal Mayfield, second place, and Ron Pace, third place.

NATCHITOCHES – Twelve-year-old Carson Taylor was named Grand Champion of the 2014 Louisiana State Fiddle Championship.  Carson’s 9-year-old sister Julia Read More →

NSU Band to Perform at St. Patty’s Parade in Ireland


The Spirit of Northwestern Marching Band has been booked in the Dublin Ireland Saint Patrick’s Festival Parade in March 2015. Read More →

NSU Honors Graduate on 100th Birthday


NSU honors one if its oldest living graduates on her 100th birthday. Pinkye Simpson Mitchell has earned the Nth degree, Read More →

NSU To Close for Independence Day

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University will be closed Friday, July 4 for Independence Day. Classes will resume and administrative offices Read More →

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 Read More →

Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival July 18-19


Concealed carry class set for June 28 at NSU

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Louisiana Concealed Carry Class on Saturday, Read More →

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.

LEESVILLE–The 2014 Leesville Summer Theatre presentation is in full swing, and students across Vernon Parish are preparing for a night Read More →