Category Archives: Nsu News

NSU Theatre to present “Hairspray” Feb. 19-23

Hairspray

[ February 19, 2014 to February 23, 2014. ] NATCHITOCHES  — Northwestern State University Theatre and Dance will present the musical “Hairspray” Feb. 19-23 in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Showtime is 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 19-22 with a 2 p.m. matinee on Feb. 23.

Tickets are $15 and $12 for senior citizens 65 and over and children 12 and under. Northwestern State, BPCC@NSU and Louisiana [...]

Grant writing class to start at NSU Thursday

[ February 13, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – A course on grant writing will offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Thursday, Feb. 13.

“Beyond Basics: Grant Writing to Capture Funding” is designed to train current and aspiring grant writers in the most critical strategy and writing skills needed to win grants. Beginning with guidance in how [...]

Two NSU events postponed on Tuesday

NATCHITOCHES – Expected inclement winter weather has postponed two Northwestern State University events planned for Tuesday.
The Spring/Summer Job Fair scheduled for the Friedman Student Union has been postponed until April.
A recruiting event for prospective students in the Lake Charles area has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 12.
For more information on the Job Fair, call (318) [...]

Spring/Summer Job Fair to be held Tuesday at NSU

[ February 11, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Counseling and Career Services is sponsoring a Spring/Summer Job Fair Tuesday, Feb. 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Friedman Student Union Ballroom. The event is open to Northwestern State students and alumni.

Local, national and multinational companies, governmental agencies and universities will be on hand to [...]

NSU College of Nursing to hold open house Feb. 13

[ February 13, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s College of Nursing and School of Allied Health will hold its annual open house Thursday, Feb. 13, at 5:30 p.m. at the NSU Nursing Education Center at 1800 Line Ave. in Shreveport.

Short presentations on NSU’s nursing, radiologic sciences and allied health programs will be made. Prospective students can meet with [...]

Natchitoches-Northwestern Symphony to perform Feb. 11

[ February 11, 2014; ] NATCHITOCHES – The Natchitoches-Northwestern Symphony Orchestra and Philharmonic will perform Tuesday, Feb. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall.

Douglas Bakenhus will conduct the orchestra. Graduate assistant conductors are Mario Alejandro Torres and Lincoln Hall.

Tickets are $10. Northwestern State University, BPCC@NSU and Louisiana School for Math, Science and the Arts students are admitted free with [...]

Beginning ceramics class to start Feb. 13 at NSU

[ February 13, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] NATCHITOCHES – A beginning ceramics class will be offered through Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education starting Thursday, Feb. 13.

The class will be offered on Thursday evenings from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in Room 113 of the Fine Arts Annex through April 10. The fee is $150 plus a $20 supply [...]

Navy Concert Band to perform at NSU

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[ February 10, 2014; 7:30 pm; ] NATCHITOCHES – The United States Navy Concert Band will perform at Northwestern State University Monday, Feb. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the A.A. Fredericks Auditorium. Admission is free, but tickets are required and can be obtained by calling (318) 357-5773.

The Concert Band includes Northwestern State alumnus Josh Arvizu of DeRidder.

Since 1925, the Concert Band has [...]

Shires to Present Horn Recital at NSU

BrentShires

[ February 3, 2014; 7:30 pm; ] NATCHITOCHES – Hornist Brent Shires and pianist Terrie Shires of the University of Central Arkansas will perform at Northwestern State University Monday, Feb. 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend.

Brent Shires teaches horn, music theory and brass pedagogy classes at Central Arkansas. He is also [...]

Violist Peter Minklet to Perform at NSU

Peter Minkler

[ February 6, 2014; 7:30 pm; ] NATCHITOCHES – Violist Peter Minkler will perform at Northwestern State University Thursday, Feb. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free. The public is invited to attend. He will be accompanied by Northwestern State as part of an all Brahms program.

A longtime member of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, he also holds the [...]