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About David West

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

Campus events and activities for Nov. 10-16

NATCHITOCHES – Here is a look at the week of Nov. 10-16 at Northwestern State University.

Nov. 10- Jan. 12, 2020 – Registration for spring semester through NSUConnect

Nov. 10 – Northwestern Theatre and Dance present “Songs for a New World,” Theatre West, 2 p.m.

Nov. 11 – Veterans Day program featuring author Karen Vaughn, Ora G. Williams […]

NSU Wind Symphony to perform Thursday

NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State University Wind Symphony will perform in concert on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free and open to the public. The ensemble is conducted by Director of Bands Dr. Jeffrey Mathews.

The featured soloist is soprano D’Nissa Hester, an instructor of voice at NSU. Hester is […]

Painting class to be taught Nov. 14, 18

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University’s Office of Electronic and Continuing Education will offer a Pick Up Your Brush painting class on Thursday, Nov. 14 and Monday, Nov. 18 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.in South Hall. The fee is $45 per session.

In the class, participants will learn the art of painting using step-by-step instructions to […]

Scholars’ Day to be held Nov. 16

NATCHITOCHES – The Louisiana Scholars’ College at Northwestern State University will hold its Fall Scholars’ Day on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Registration and check-in begin at 8:30 in the Friedman Student Union. Events include an academic and campus-wide organizational browse, an opportunity for prospective students to view a Scholars’ College class and a student roundtable. Tours of […]

Horn Choir to perform Fall Concert Nov. 13

NATCHITOCHES – The Northwestern State University Horn Choir will perform in concert on Wednesday, Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. in Magale Recital Hall. Admission is free and open to the public. The ensemble is conducted by Professor of Horn Dr. Christine Coreil.

The group will perform the “Finale” from “The Firebird” by Stravinsky, “Espana” by Chabrier, the Sousa march […]

Applications being accepted for graduate program in computer information systems

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern State University is accepting applications for its new Master of Science in Computer Information Systems. The program was approved in August by the State Board of Regents.

The 33-hour degree program will start in the Fall 2020 semester and will be offered completely online, the only program of its type offered by a […]

Lafayette wins Classic on the Cane Marching Contest

NATCHITOCHES – Lafayette High was named Grand Champion of the 31st annual Classic on the Cane Marching Contest held in Turpin Stadium at Northwestern State University. More than 5,000 spectators watched 33 high school bands from Louisiana and Texas take part in the day-long competition, which was livestreamed at banddirector.com. The event was sponsored by […]

Northwestern Theatre and Dance to present “Songs for a New World”

NATCHITOCHES – Northwestern Theatre and Dance will perform “Songs for a New World” Nov. 6-10 and 13-16 in Theatre West. Performance time is 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 6-9 and 13-16 with a 2 p.m. Sunday matinee on Nov. 10. Tickets are $15 and $12 for students and senior citizens. Northwestern State, BPCC@NSU and Louisiana School […]

Campus events and activities for Nov. 3-9

NATCHITOCHES – Here is a look at the week of Nov. 3-9 at Northwestern State University.

Nov. 4 – Start of registration for spring semester by NSUConnect

Nov. 4 — NSU Trumpet Studio Ensemble and Euphonium-Tuba Ensemble, Magale Recital Hall, 7:30 p.m.

Nov. 5 – Men’s basketball vs. Centenary, Prather Coliseum, 5:30 p.m.

Nov. 5 – Cane River Reading […]

Dr. Pamela Simmons named vice chair of nursing education board

NATCHITOCHES – Dr. Pamela Simmons, senior director and professor of nursing in the College of Nursing at Northwestern State University, has been re-elected as vice-chair of the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Board of Commissioners. Simmons previously served as the board’s secretary.

The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education is an autonomous accrediting agency contributing to the […]