Monthly Archives: March 2012
Chef Marcelle Bienvenu, instructor of culinary arts, received Nicholls State University’s Academic Council Salutes award for March 2012.
THIBODAUX – Grammy Award winner Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band will offer the public a free education in Zydeco music and dance at Nicholls State University on Thursday, March 15.
THIBODAUX – Faculty and staff members at Nicholls State University have launched “Nicholls CAN!” – a non-perishable food drive for the benefit of local food banks. Donation boxes will be in various area businesses as well as throughout the Nicholls campus from Friday, March 9, to Friday, March 23.
The 15th annual Lafcadio Hearn Award and Distinguished Visiting Chef Series, presented by the John Folse Culinary Institute at Nicholls State University on Monday, March 5, honored Chef Frank Brigtsen of New Orleans’ Brigtsen’s Restaurant and Charlie’s Seafood. Pictured from left are Brigtsen and Chef John Folse.
THIBODAUX – The entire region is invited to the fourth annual Louisiana Swamp Stomp Festival, a musical celebration of south Louisiana culture slated for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 16-18, at Nicholls State University.
THIBODAUX – The public is invited to attend the final interviews of the two remaining candidates for Nicholls State University’s Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences.
THIBODAUX – Literary enthusiasts are invited to attend the ninth annual Jambalaya Writers’ Conference and Book Fair, one of the many events highlighting this year’s Jubilee: A Festival of the Arts and Humanities at Nicholls State University.
THIBODAUX – High-achieving girls entering grades 9 through 11 in the 2012-13 school year are invited to apply for admission to the Louisiana Girls Leadership Academy at Nicholls State University. The application deadline has been extended to Friday, March 16.
Five Louisiana women to be inducted into Hall of Fame THIBODAUX – The Louisiana Center for Women and Government, headquartered at Nicholls State University, will honor five Louisiana women for their outstanding public service on Saturday, March 17, during a luncheon at the New Orleans Hilton Riverside.
THIBODAUX – Nicholls State University’s acting troupe, the Nicholls Players, will offer four public performances of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” in mid-March. Edited and adapted by David Hundsness and directed by faculty member Daniel Ruiz, the production will offer a modern interpretation of Shakespeare’s story.