Nicholls attracts well-prepared high school students

THIBODAUX – Since becoming a selective admissions university, Nicholls State University has attracted an increasing number of high school students who are better prepared for college. Listed in order, the top feeder high schools in fall 2009 are Thibodaux High School, E.D. White Catholic High School, South Lafourche High School, Central Lafourche High School, Terrebonne High School and Vandebilt Catholic High School. Continue reading “Nicholls attracts well-prepared high school students”

Percentage increase in Nicholls enrollment second highest in UL System

THIBODAUX – With a 3.68-percent enrollment increase since fall 2008, Nicholls State University has placed second out of eight University of Louisiana System institutions in enrollment percentage boosts. Only McNeese State University has reported a higher figure – 4.23 percent. Continue reading “Percentage increase in Nicholls enrollment second highest in UL System”

Energy and environment on agenda in New Orleans

THIBODAUX – The Louisiana Center for Women and Government, headquartered at Nicholls State University, will host a conference this week in New Orleans focusing on environmental and energy-related issues. The inaugural, three-day National Women’s Leadership Summit is scheduled to kick off at the InterContinental Hotel on Thursday, Sept. 24. Continue reading “Energy and environment on agenda in New Orleans”