|Posted on 5/6/2017 3:16:00 AM.|
The University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors has just named Dr. Chris Maggio the new president of Northwestern State University. Maggio says he’s honored and humbled to accept the position and has been with the university for 29 years.
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|Posted on 11/15/2016 3:47:00 AM.|
Northwestern State University has received the 2017 Military Friendly School designation by Victory Media. NSU Vice President of Technology Darlene Williams says they are proud to be recognized for their efforts to provide educational opportunities for military students and their families.
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|Posted on 11/4/2016 3:32:00 AM.|
Northwestern State University has been ranked the most affordable online college in the country by College Choice. NSU Vice President for Technology Darlene Williams says this is a wonderful accolade. She says about 6,500 students take at least one online class through Northwestern.
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|Posted on 10/6/2016 12:48:00 PM.|
Northwestern State University President Dr. Jim Henderson
will become the new president of the University of Louisiana System, after the
Board of Supervisors unanimously appointed him to the position. Henderson says he’ll look to reverse the 10
year decline in state funding of higher ed.
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|Posted on 11/18/2015 3:16:00 PM.|
The former president of Northwestern State University Dr. Randall Webb has passed away at the age of 72. Webb was the longest serving president in the history of the University, serving for 18 years, from 1996 to 2014. State Senator Gerald Long of Natchitoches knew Webb for almost 50 years and says he had a great love for the school and for life itself.
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|Posted on 11/17/2015 12:03:00 PM.|
Natchitoches Mayor Lee Posey has banned the Confederate battle flag from their annual Christmas Parade. The Sons of Confederate Veterans have had a float in the parade for more than 20 years, but decided not to partake this year because of the ban. Northwestern State University Professor Holly Stave says she understands some people want to honor their families, but agrees with Mayor Posey’s decision.
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|Posted on 9/23/2014 7:07:00 PM.|
The University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors has unanimously selected Dr. James Henderson as the 18th President of Northwestern State University. Henderson is a 1994 graduate of Northwestern and is currently the Chancellor of Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC).
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|Posted on 5/7/2014 3:12:00 AM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
Starting today, the Presidential search committees for Northwestern State University and Grambling State University will each meet on their respective campuses. University of Louisiana System President Sandra Woodley says the most important of these initial gatherings is the public hearing.
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|Posted on 4/11/2014 1:08:00 PM.|
Northwestern State University President Randy Webb announced today he will retire later in the year. Natchitoches Mayor Lee Posey says Dr. Webb has been president of the University since 1996 and will be greatly missed.
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