· David West

About David West

Director of Communications at Northwestern State University. I have worked in the University's News Bureau since 1991.

Northwestern State selects members of 2020-21 Pom Line

NATCHITOCHES – The 2020-21 members of the NSU Pom Line at Northwestern State University have been selected.

Members of the Pom Line are Arianna Astorga of New Iberia, Bailey Begnaud of Youngsville, Cassidy Blanchard of White Castle, Payton Bordelon of Frierson, Lauren Britt, Lauren Chandler and Jada Hawkins, Regan Rounds, Kariah Sisk-Shaheed and Ialiyah Weaver of […]

Campus events and activities for May 24-30

NATCHITOCHES – Here is a look at the week of May 24-30 at Northwestern State University.

May 24-30 – Registration for summer, fall 2020 semesters

May 25 – Memorial Day holiday

May 28 – Virtual Freshman Connection

May 28-29 – Advising for 8-week summer session, first 4-week summer session

NSU online programs ranked as the third most affordable in the nation

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University has been ranked as the third most affordable online college in the United States, according to the website Study.com

“The recent COVID-19 pandemic underscores students’ needs for alternative ways to continue their education,” the website said. “We congratulate you on not only being a leader in quality online education but also […]

Campus events and activities for May 17-23

NATCHITOCHES – Here is a look at the week of May 17-23 at Northwestern State University.

May 17-23 – Registration for summer, fall 2020 semesters

May 21 – Virtual Freshman Connection

Veteran honored for helping other Northwestern State students

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University students taking classes at Barksdale Air Force Base have found one of their most valuable resources is a fellow student who understands them very well.

China Whitwer, a senior nursing major, has been named as a recipient of a Student Veteran Leadership Award by G.I. Jobs Magazine. The magazine recognized Whitwer […]

Alumnus to lead percussion ensemble at prestigious national conference

NATCHITOCHES – An ensemble led by Northwestern State University alumnus Jim Gist has been selected to participate in one of the largest band and orchestra conferences in the country.

The North Forney (Texas) High School Percussion Ensemble has been invited to perform at The 74th Midwest Clinic, an international band and orchestra conference on December 16-19 […]

Senior dance students disappointed, but understand the show can’t go on

NATCHITOCHES – One of the highlights of a dance student’s career at Northwestern State University is the opportunity for your original work to be performed at the annual Senior Dance Concert.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, this year’s seniors, De’Vante Bethley of Baton Rouge, Samantha Burgess of Denham Springs and Cathleen Oviedo of Covington, won’t be […]