Monthly Archives: October 2009
THIBODAUX – The Nicholls State University men’s golf team finally has a place to call home. The on-campus practice facility provides student athletes with the convenience of walking to practice.
Dr. Luke Cashen, assistant professor of management, received Nicholls State University’s Academic Council Salutes award for October 2009.
THIBODAUX – Nicholls State University will host the South Central Branch Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology on Nov. 6 and 7 in the Bollinger Memorial Student Union.
THIBODAUX – Nicholls State University invites students, their families and the entire community to the annual Family Day celebration, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, next to John L. Guidry Stadium. The Family Day tradition began at Nicholls in 1983.
THIBODAUX – The John Folse Culinary Institute at Nicholls State University is making a global impact. Chef George Kaslow, assistant professor of culinary arts, will travel to Toronto, Canada, later this week to share Southern expertise with culinary professionals north of the border.
THIBODAUX – Two faculty members from Nicholls State University are scheduled to appear at the Louisiana Book Festival, slated for Saturday, Oct.17, at the Louisiana State Capitol and State Library of Louisiana in Baton Rouge. Admission is free.
THIBODAUX – The Sculpture Garden and Folk Art Studio in Chauvin, owned and maintained by Nicholls State University, will be featured in a new independent film by Zack Godshall. The film will be showcased at 2:45 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11, at the Prytania Theater as part of the New Orleans Film Festival.
THIBODAUX – The Office of Continuing Education at Nicholls State University will offer a variety of non-credit courses for adults in the coming months. Details regarding selected courses follow:
THIBODAUX – A substantial portion of K-12 teachers working in the Bayou Region received their degrees from Nicholls State University, according to estimates compiled by the Nicholls College of Education.
ConocoPhillips donated $5,100 to Nicholls State University on Thursday, Oct. 1, to help cover costs for last month’s inaugural, three-day National Women’s Leadership Summit in New Orleans.