Monthly Archives: December 2009
THIBODAUX – The University of Louisiana System advised the administration of Nicholls State University that the university’s share of the $83.9 million mid-year budget cut announced by the governor’s office to higher education would be $1.64 million. The implementation plan for Nicholls and all of higher education is due to the governor’s office by Jan. […]
THIBODAUX – Nicholls State University’s 85th commencement – held on campus Saturday, Dec. 12 – awarded more degrees to more graduates than any commencement in the university’s history. The institution awarded 674 degrees to 660 students who completed coursework in the summer and fall semesters. The previous record of 608 degrees was attained in fall […]
THIBODAUX – Nicholls State University generates approximately 4,600 jobs throughout the state, according to statistics compiled by the University of Louisiana System – the university’s governing body.
THIBODAUX – Nicholls State University will close for the Christmas holidays at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 18, 2009, and reopen Monday, Jan. 4, 2010.
Neil Guilbeau, assistant archivist for Ellender Memorial Library, received Nicholls State University’s Academic Council Salutes award for November 2009.
Nicholls State University honored 156 high school teachers from 67 area schools on Wednesday, Dec. 2, with the “Who Made a Difference” award.
THIBODAUX – Bayou Region residents are invited to an evening of fine dining and entertainment on Monday, Dec. 7, to help raise funds for the 12th annual Jubilee: A Festival of the Arts and Humanities at Nicholls State University. The annual Christmas fundraiser is scheduled for 6:30 to 9 p.m. at 1871 St. Mary Street […]
THIBODAUX – Ken Wells, Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist and author – and a native of Bayou Black – will be the keynote speaker Saturday, Dec. 12, when Nicholls State University confers about 650 degrees during commencement exercises in Stopher Gymnasium.